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HAAKON SMESTAD

HAAKON SMESTAD by Morten Warholm Haugen
Photo: Morten Warholm Haugen
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INTERNATIONAL ACTORS LONDON
Penthouse 11, Bickenhall Mansions, London W1U 6BR
Phone: 020-7125 0539
E-mail: ialagents@gmail.com
WWW: www.ialagency.com
Location:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'5" (195cm)
Weight:15st. 10lb. (100kg)
Playing Age:26 - 35 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Scandinavian
Other:Equity, Norsk Skuespillerforbund
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Melodious
  

Currently appearing:

Currently appearing in the tv-series "Side om Side" (Side by Side) on NRK - the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation

Stage Further Credits
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Stage
2020, Stage, Kal, Storversdagen, Utkantteatret, Elisabeth Matheson
2019, Stage, Director, Bygdekveld på Svarholt skole (Revue at Svarholt School), Svarholt skole, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2019, Stage, Simon, Natten før julaften (The Night Before Christmas), Kaetsj 22, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2019, Stage, Director, Alice i eventyrland (Alice in Wonderland), Vågan Kulturskole (Vågan School of Culture), Haakon M. A. Smestad
2019, Stage, Director, Mens vi venter på Godot (Waiting for Godot), Vågan Kulturskole (Vågan School of Culture), Haakon M. A. Smestad
2019, Stage, Director, Assortert! (Assorted!), Festspillene i Nord-Norge (Arctic Arts Festival), Haakon M. A. Smestad
2018, Stage, Othello, Richard III, Banquo, The Serpent Under It, The Norwegian Shakespeare Company, Øyvind Osmo Eriksen
2018, Stage, Mikkel Rev, Bamsefar, "Hakkebakkeskogen", Kristiansand Dyrepark, Jostein Kirkeby-Garstad
2018, Stage, Iago, Othello, Pop-Up Globe (Australia), Ben Naylor
2018, Stage, Conrade, Much Ado About Nothing, Pop-Up Globe (Australia), Miriama McDowell
2017, Stage, Iago, Othello, Pop-Up Globe (New Zealand), Ben Naylor
2017, Stage, Conrade, "Much Ado About Nothing", Pop-Up Globe (New Zealand), Miriama McDowell
2016, Stage, Simon, The Night Before Christmas, Teaterterminalen, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2016, Stage, Director, Et Drømspill (A Dream Play), Kattateateret, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2015, Stage, Director, Forbrytelse & Straff (Crime & Punishment), Kattateateret, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2015, Stage, Vladimir, Mens vi venter på Godot (Waiting for Godot), Rabarbrateateret, Espen Børø
2015, Stage, Alex/Minister X/Sergeant/et al., The Point of No Return, BeFrank Theatre Company/New Diorama Theatre, Tommy Lexén
2014, Stage, Ensemble (devised play), §113, The National Archives/The Cultural Rucksack, Nora Evensen
2014, Stage, Guiderius/Polidor, Cymbeline, Thesbiteateret, Frank Lie
2014, Stage, Actor 1/The Doctor/The Politician/The Priest, De Selektive (The Selective) - Norwegian Tour, Teaterterminalen, Mari Sofie Andreassen
2014, Stage, Director, Gjøkeredet (One Flew Over The Cuckoo´s Nest), Kattateateret, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2013, Stage, Actor 1/The Doctor/The Politician/The Priest, De Selektive (The Selective), Teaterterminalen, Mari Sofie Andreassen
2012, Stage, H, Drommebyen (Dream City), Den Nationale Scene (The National Theatre, Bergen), Nina Wester, Jon Tombre
2012, Stage, Bjornen Bjornar, Ulverock (Rock and Roll Wolf), Den Nationale Scene (The Natonal Theatre, Bergen), Hilde Andersen
2011, Stage, Mark Antony, Antony & Cleopatra, Webber Douglas Studio/CSSD, Ben Naylor
2011, Stage, Cyrano, Industry Showcase, Webber Douglas Studio/CSSD, Martin Wylde, Sarah Davey-Hull
2011, Stage, Foreman/Sergeant/Terry the Wounded Rebel Soldier, Lear, Embassy Theatre/CSSD, Martin Wylde, Sarah Davey-Hull
2011, Stage, Sean/Weksa Jozi/Vinnie Jones/Cleaner, Like Enemies of the State, BeFrank Theatre Company, Tommy Lexen
2010, Stage, Paris/Prince Escalus, Romeo & Juliet, Thesbiteateret/Theatre Ibsen, Anders T. Andersen
2009, Stage, Baron von Otter, Kongens Gave, Scenator Produksjoner/Citymanager, Ingrid L. Hunnestad
2008, Stage, Audun Osbakk/Askil Hermansen, Den Siste Viking (The Last Viking), Trondelag Theatre, Terje Maerli
Further Credits
2019, Television, Vakten, Side om Side (Side by Side), NRK - Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, Arnstein Dybvik
2019, Musical, Co-Director/Consultant, Grease, Sceneverftet, Ann Elise Albertsen
2018, Site Specific, Odin, Hoenskatten, Buskerud Teater, Lene J. Kløvstad
2018, Musical, Mosk, KuToppen, Dyreparken i Kristiansand, Robin A. Eriksen
2016, Radio, The Man, Forholdet (The Relationship), Teaterterminalen, Mari Sofie Andreassen
2015, Educational, Cancer Patient, Breaking Bad News, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Fredrik Johansen Bjørk
2016, Viral, Daniil (Russian mobster boss), Real Life Hitman, Realm Pictures/ IO Interactive, David M. Reynolds
2015, Feature Film, Milo, A` Rebours (Against Nature), 2 Bulls On The Hill/Jinga, Stefano Gonzalez
2015, Street Theatre, Actor/Director/Text Editor, William Shakespeare on Entertainment Computing, Senator Produksjoner, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2015, Television, Olav Rodsbakken, Alliert & Alene (Allied & Alone), Ekkofilm/NRK, Stian Trovik
2014, Concert, Soloist/Self, Norske Stemmer (Norwegian Voices), Skrik
2014, Musical, Fagin, Oliver!, Musikalhuset, Kurt Mega Herdlevær
2013, Concert, The Wanderer (actor/ soloist), Riv Ned Gjerdene (Tear Down The Fences), Sangkoret Lyderhorn/Grieghallen in Bergen, Norway, Yvonne Algrøy
2013, Film, Oskar, Huldredrom
2013, Interactive Video, Sherlock Holmes (lead), BKK El-Sikkerhet/ VilVite, Flimmer Film, Christer Larsen
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Gustaf Johansen, Call of Cthulhu, Elastic Future, Erin Gilley
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Terry, The Interrogation, Sifnos Crisis Workshop, Ioli Andreadi
2013, Short Film, Jørgen (lead), Kjolig Arv, Krabbefilm, Ole Kristian Nilsen
2013, Television, Hawk, Kid Arthur, Realm Pictures, David M. Raynolds
2012, Comedy, Captain Liberty Star, Klaus, The Super Show, Square Peg, Istanbul, Heather Anderson
2012, Event, Waiter, Hidden Theatre, Gyro AS
2012, Film school, Kazenki, Hvit Natt (White Night), Noroff, Kristine Rande
2012, Short Film, Isak, Neste Stopp (Next Stop), Noroff, Katharina Dahl
2012, Short Film, Awawrath, Under Water Realm, Realm Pictures, David M. Reynolds
2011, Comedy, Myself, Festtale - UKA 2011, Scenator Produksjoner, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2010, Event, Den Pedagogiske, Studenter i Tights - Performed 2008 - 2010, Scenator Prod./Samskipnaden i Trondheim (SiT), Haakon M. A. Smestad
2010, Site Specific, Tusenkonstnaren, Jubili Jubilo - Performed 2009 - 2010, Tylldalen Bygdetun, Rolf Norsen
2009, Musical, Mustafa, Sex, Drugs & Kalashnikov - performed 2008 - 2009, Oslo New Theatre/UnderDogsInternational, Irena Prskalo, Vilde Bentsen
2007, Opera, El' Duende, Maria de Buenos Aires, Erlend Skei/The Opera in Kristiansund, Haakon M. A. Smestad
2005, Voice Over, Self, - During 2003 - 2005, TV-Norge

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Danish, English-Standard, French, German, Heightened RP, Middle Eastern, Norwegian*, Persian, RP, Scandinavian, Swedish, Turkish
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
Danish, English, German, Norwegian*, Swedish, Turkish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Baritone, Classical Singing, Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Singing, Dance (general), Drums-Djembe, Flute, Folk Dancing, Folk Singing, Guitar, Jive, Laban, Merengue, Period Dancing, Schottische Dance, Swing Dance, Waltz
Performance:Actor-Singer, Children's Theatre, Clown, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Mask, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Archery, Basketball, Fencing, Horse-riding, Martial Arts, Scuba Diving, Skiing, Stage Combat, Swimming, Tae Kwon Do*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Artistic Director, Director, Photographic Model, Story Telling, Writer

Training:

ROYAL CENTRAL SCHOOL OF SPEECH & DRAMA, MA Acting, 1 year, 2010 - 2011, London, U.K.

OPHELIA, Professional Actors Training, 2 years, 2008 - 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark

THE NORTH TRONDELAG UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, Acting and Theatre Ensemble Training, 2 years, 2003 - 2005, Verdal, Norway