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London and Cluj based actor

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Height: 177 cm (5ft 10),  weight: 63kg (10 st/140lbs), slim-build, eye colour: blue/green, hair colour: dark blonde, role playing age: 30 – 50

Spoken languages: Hungarian (native), Romanian (native), English (advanced), German (intermediate)

Education: 1998-2002 “Babes-Bolyai” University of Cluj-Napoca – Acting (BFA)

Film

Son of Saul (d. Laszlo Nemes) – BAFTA 2017 – Film Not in the English Language,     OSCAR 2016 – Best Foreign Language Film, GOLDEN GLOBE 2016 – Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language, CANNES 2015 – Grand Prix , Genezis (d. Arpad Bogdan), Grey Nobodies (r. Istvan Kovacs), Tabula Rasa (r. Sandor Csoma), The Fixer (d. Adrian Sitaru) Chuck Norris vs Communism (d. Ilinca Calugăreanu) Dear Mother (d. Daniel Nickson) Fragment viu (d. Bántó Csaba, Iszlai József), Blutsbrüder teilen alles (d. Wolfram Paulus), Radio (d. Pünkösti Laura), Un alt Craciun (d. Tudor Giurgiu), Morgen (d. Marian Crișan), Any Given Father (d. Cristan Cîrcu), Biliard (d. Mészáros Péter), Tetemrehívás (d. Hatházi András), …

Theatre — Hungarian Theatre of Cluj-Napoca ( 2002 – )

Directors – Silviu Purcărete, Gábor Tompa, Michal Docekal, Dragos Galgoțiu, László Bocsárdi, Mihai Mănuțiu, Olga Barabás, György Selmeczi, David Zinder, Mona Marian…

Performances – Roger Vitrac: Victor, or Power to Children, Bohumil Hrabal: I Served the King of England, Friedrich Dürrenmatt: The Physicists, Giacomo Puccini: Gianni Schicchi, Albert Camus: Caligula, Georg Büchner: Danton’s Death, A. P. Chekhov: Three Sisters, William Shakespeare: Richard III., Song of Songs, Georg Büchner: Woyzeck, after Rabelais: Pantagruel’s Cousin

Tours – Romania, Hungary, Turkey, Poland, France, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Holland, Italy, Lithuania, Slovenia, Macedonia, Austria, Ukraine, South Korea, Russia, USA, Columbia…

Theatre Production:

INTERFERENCES International Theatre Festival

Atelier 200 in Cluj (Union de Théâtres de l’Europe)

I Killed my mother by Andras Visky

Film Production (casting director):

The Fixer (d. Adrian Sitaru) CNC CineLink Award – Sarajevo 2015, Chuck Norris vs Communism (d. Ilinca Calugareanu) Official Selection Sundance Film Festival& Official Selection HotDocs 2015, Superman, Spiderman or Batman (d. Tudor Giurgiu) – Best European Short 2012, Morgen (d. Marian Crișan) – Romania’s official submission to the Oscar® / Best Foreign Language Film category 2011

– Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF)

– FULL MOON – International Horror & Fantasy Film Festival

– Comedy Cluj IFF 2015 – jury member – shorts

– Très Court IFF / Romania 2016 –  president of the jury

– PELICAM IFF 2016 – jury member – feature

Associate Teacher at Babes Bolyai University of Cluj Napoca / Faculty of Theatre and Television

Artist’s Agent: accredited by the Romanian Ministry of Culture, reg. nr. A / 00182 / 2010

Affiliation:

Hungarian Filmmakers Association from Transylvania

Hungarian Film Academy

Equity

Awards:

Contemporary Hungarian Culture of Transylvania Award, 2016

Best Actor Award – Nida Film Fest, Lithuania, 2016

Hungarian Jewish Culture Award, 2016

Hobbies: Long bike rides, swimming in the ocean, sea or any puddle big enough for a dip, drumming