Spotlight: NIKLAS LEIFERT

NIKLAS LEIFERT

NIKLAS LEIFERT by Bo Lahola
Photo: Bo Lahola
RED CARPET ACTORS
Geitnerweg 7B, 12209 Berlin, Germany
Phone: 00 49 3024536000 / 00 49 17670294084
E-mail: redcarpetactors.uk@gmail.com
Location:
Hamburg, Germany
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Paris, Île-de-France, France
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:11st. 5lb. (72kg)
Playing Age:29 - 40 years
Actual Age:37 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Nationality:German
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Facial Hair:Beard
  

About me:

* Born and based in Hamburg/Germany, raised in French-speaking Geneva/Switzerland (5-10) and Washington, D.C. (10-16).

* Worked with KATE BONE, IRIS BAUMÜLLER, NATHALIE CHÉRON and LUCI LENOX at the European Casting Circle (10/2020).

* It's a wrap: I played the lead in Dion Schumann's feature film debut TRUE NATURE'S CHILD and had the honor of working alongside Torsten Voges and Charles Rettinghaus (09/2020).

Television Film Short Film Stage Commercial Music Video Audio Further Credits
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Television
2020, Television, Steven, an American lover [supporting], The Bureau / Le Bureau des Légendes, TOP – The Oligarchs Productions / Canal+ [fr], Anna Novion
2020, Television, Loris Falter, a homeless person [supporting], SOKO Wismar, CineCentrum Berlin / ZDF [de], Oren Schmuckler
2020, Television, Marcel Weiß, a journalist [supporting], Rote Rosen, Studio Hamburg Serienwerft GmbH / ARD [de], Patrik Fichte
2013, Television, Unemployed television viewer [supporting], Bild mit Ton, Schweizer Sportfernsehen SSF [ch], Lara Stoll and Cyrill Oberholzer
Film
2020, Feature Film, Rüdiger Faulstich [lead], True Nature's Child, Deeply Decomposed [de], Dion Schumann
2018, Feature Film, Thomas, a first date [supporting], A Muse, Go Boating Films LLC [us], Jimmy Bontatibus
2017, Feature Film, Martin, a neighbor [supporting], An Unromantic Summer Tale, Brainsmack [de], Christian Grundey
2016, Feature Film, a mean casting assistant [supporting], Screen Test, Dorobantu Film & Television [se], Gabriel Daniel Dorobantu
2016, Feature Film, Arnold, a pilot [supporting], Kora, Kulturwerkstatt Nordwest [ch], Urs Odermatt
2013, Feature Film, Driver [lead], unDRIVEN, a road movie from Hamburg to Sicily, Niklas Leifert
2010, Feature Film, Clemens [lead], Giorni della Merla - Days of the Blackbird, SIG Pictures, Diego Brentano
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Steve, a Texan cowboy [lead], Mommy's Pickles, Valery Dmitrochenko / Demarsh Film [by], Vadim Dozmorov
2019, Short Film, Jürgen, a bridegroom [lead], The Audition, Lukas Rosatti / Film Academy Vienna [at], Guy Lichtenstein
2017, Short Film, Uwe [lead], Das perfekte Date, Snooty Tube Fun [de], Alfons Biedermann
2017, Short Film, Man #1 [lead], Auf einer Bank, Benjamin Boric Produktion [de], Benjamin Boric
2015, Short Film, Leander [supporting], 3,72 €, Jasper Zeitz Produktion [de], Jasper Zeitz [de]
2015, Short Film, Nico [lead], When a Man Loves a Woman, Andecillo Film [ch], Andreas Graf
2015, Short Film, Man [lead], Beim letzten Mal, Andecillo Film [ch], Andreas Graf
2014, Short Film, The Actor [lead], Quentin is in Town, Julian Martin and Andreas Graf
2013, Short Film, Hubert, a conductor [lead], When the Music Stops, Andecillo Film [ch], Andreas Graf
2012, Short Film, Eric [lead], Eric, Studiofaktum [de], Norman Schenk
2012, Short Film, Nature lover [lead], Back to Nature, Studiofaktum [de], Norman Schenk
2009, Short Film, Tom Tiezer [lead], Ausgetickt, Bern University of the Arts [ch], Diego Brentano
2008, Short Film, Psychiatrist [supporting], Hammer, NCS-HT Films [at], David Hofer
2008, Short Film, Nazi and The Death [lead], Die Tür, Carinthian State Conservatory [at], Werner Henne
Stage
2019, Stage, Rudy, Wrong for Each Other, Kammerspiele Seeb [ch], Urs Blaser
2018, Stage, Peter Peter, Ingeborg, Kaiserbühne in Kaiserstuhl [ch], Peter Niklaus Steiner
2018, Stage, Hans, Sur le Chemin des Dames, Compagnie Nomades [fr], Jean-Bernard Philippot
2017, Stage, Kjell Bjarne, Elling, Kammerspiele Seeb [ch], Niklas Heinecke
2017, Stage, Hasty, the tutor, The Tutor, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Peter Staatsmann
2016, Stage, Dr. Treeves, The Elephant Man, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Jens Schmidl
2016, Stage, Bassanio and Louncelot Gobbo, The Merchant of Venice, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Peter Staatsmann
2016, Stage, Psychoanalyst, Always Crashing in the Same Car, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Peter Staatsmann
2016, Stage, The Hundred-Year-Old Man, The Hundred Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Martin Olbertz
2016, Stage, all male characters, Wir alle für immer zusammen, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Andreas Ricci
2016, Stage, Jesus / author and performer (2011-2016), The Final Testament, various theaters and festivals, Martin Maria Blau
2015, Stage, Lysander and Tom Snout, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Theater Konstanz [de], Alexander Marusch and Jörg Steinberg
2014, Stage, Richard, a stockbroker, Schwäne des Kapitalismus, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Peter Staatsmann
2014, Stage, Maik Klingenberg, Tschick, Zimmertheater Rottweil [de], Martin Olbertz
2012, Stage, Dr. Schön, Lulu, Zurich University of the Arts [ch], Anne-Süster Andresen
2012, Stage, Performer, The Favor, Bern University of the Arts [ch], Ivo Dimchev
2011, Stage, Jesus, holy SHIT happens, Bern University of the Arts [ch], Stephan Lichtensteiger
2011, Stage, Helmut, the toastmaster, Festen, Bern University of the Arts [ch], Tomas Flachs Nóbrega
2011, Stage, Parcha, A Couple of Poor, Polish-Speaking Romanians, Bern University of the Arts [ch], Stefan Saborowski
2010, Stage, Man A, Strip-Tease, Bern University of the Arts [ch], Johannes Mager
2008, Stage, Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Neue Bühne Villach [at], Anselm Lipgens
2008, Stage, Daniel Schreiber, Schnittmuster, Freie Bühne Kärnten [at], Marion Dimali
Commercial
2020, Commercial, Mover [supporting], Schwarzkopf – Natural&Easy, e+p films GmbH [de], Kai Kurve
2020, Commercial, Man [lead], Iberogast – Chain of Experience, Five Three Double Ninety Filmproductions GmbH [de], Jürgen Nerger
2019, Commercial, Dad [supporting], Toppits – Everything alright?, Five Three Double Ninety Filmproductions GmbH [de], Katherine Bell
2019, Commercial, Young dad on the train [lead], Haribo – Inner Child, Mutter und Vater Productions GmbH [de], Max Millies
Music Video
2018, Music Video, Fired businessman [lead], Bliz Nochi – Gokarn Soul, Sebastian Egert
2018, Music Video, Flirting man [supporting], Lapwings – Masquerade, Axel Lerner
2013, Music Video, Clochard [lead], Street Corner Talking – Judgement Day, Rafael Kistler
2010, Music Video, Sven [lead], Pad Riot – Nie Meh, Bern University of the Arts [ch], Frederic Brueckel
Audio
2019, Audio, Mensch [lead], Von der Schönheit der Audio-Produktionen, Fischteich [ch], Stephan Lichtensteiger
2018, Audio, Male voice [lead], Multiple, SRF [ch], Nora Gomringer
2017, Audio, Giacomo [supporting], Cara Massimina, SWR [de], Philippe Bruehl
Further Credits
2018, Documentary, Jesus [lead], Das Jesus Comeback 2018, Reformierte Kirche Kanton Zürich [ch], Lorenz Suter and Bigna Tomschin
2017, Documentary, Online date [supporting], Pen Pal, HANFGARN & UFER Filmproduktion GbR [de], Igor Chojna
2015, Comedy, Niklas Leifert, Tinderella, Self Made Shorties-Festival, Heidrun Fiedler and Niklas Leifert
2015, Documentary, Gerd [supporting], Achtung! Casting, Kulturwerkstatt Nordwest [ch], Urs Odermatt
2014, Comedy, Robert Schnalcke, Schnalcke wieder Single, Snooty Tube Fun [de], Alfons Biedermann
2014, Comedy, Robert Schnalcke, Schnalcke seine Freundin, Snooty Tube Fun [de], Alfons Biedermann
2014, Comedy, Perry Kate, München, Snooty Tube Fun [de], Alfons Biedermann
2013, Documentary, Driver [supporting], Das ist die Show, die zeigt was Agota Dimen alles kann!, Zurich University of the Arts [ch], Piet Baumgartner
2011, Writing, The Final Testament, Own Production
2011, Writing, holy SHIT happens, Bern University of the Arts [ch]
2008, Internet, Host, Der Montag – Die Show, Neue Bühne Villach [at], Martin Schinagl

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard*, English-Standard, French, German*
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, German*
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Corporate Roleplay, Green Screen, Motion Capture, Radio Drama, Voice Acting, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
American Football, Baseball, Bowling*, Football*, Ice Skating, Pool, Skiing*, Table Tennis*, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Forklift Truck
Other Skills:Business Management (BA hons), Check In/Ground Handling (experienced), Chess, Film/Video Editor (experienced), Filmmaker, Motion Capture, Performance Artist, Photographic Model, Radio recording/editing, Writer

Training:

2019, INTERNATIONAL SCREEN ACTING WORKSHOP, Film Academy Baden-Württemberg

2018, SELF-AWARENESS AND CHUBBUCK, Das Coaching Netzwerk

2017, ACTING IN THE ENGLISHES, masterclass with dialect coach Simone Dietrich

2011-2013, MASTER OF ARTS IN THEATER, Bern University of the Arts

2008-2011, BACHELOR OF ARTS IN THEATER, Bern University of the Arts