2012 ACTORS

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ANTONIO DE LA TORRE

One of Spain’s leading actors, Antonio has displayed incredible versatility across many Film, TV and Theatre productions and has a chameleon like ability to lose himself in roles to the point where he becomes virtually unrecognizable from…
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GEORGE PISTEREANU

While still at drama school in Bucharest, George landed the role of ‘Silviu’ in IF I WANT TO WHISLE, I WHISTLE and his extraordinary, charismatic, performance won him a number of awards across Europe. He played opposite Aidan Gillen in the…
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HENRIK MESTAD

Henrik Mestad is the one of the finest and most in-demand actors in Norway. Some of his most eye-catching performances include ‘Soler’ in the hit comedy JACKPOT, ‘Kenny’ in A SOMEWHAT GENTLE MAN and ‘Tormod Veen’ in COMPANY ORHEIM.…
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HERMANN SABADO

Hermann’s portrayal of the arrogant, privileged and sexually confident ‘Axel’ in Sara Johnsen’s commercial hit UPPERDOG won him critical acclaim and announced him as a major talent; following the feature film, Hermann picked up key roles…
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JAKOB OFTEBRO

2014 Shooting Star Jakob Oftebro has worked on more than 20 feature films since 2004, but it was his role in the huge hit KON-TIKI which brought him international recognition. Since then he has appeared in WHEN ANIMALS DREAM, IN ORDER OF DISAPPEARANCE,…
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JAKUB GIERSZAŁ

Polish actor, Jakub Gierszał was a 2012 Shooting Star, chosen for his stunning performance as the sexually conflicted ‘Dominik’ in the film, SUICIDE ROOM; he is one of Poland’s most sought-after leading actors and was recently named as…
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JASPER PÄÄKKÖNEN

Jasper is one of Finland’s best loved and most talented actors. He first came to international attention for his performance in the comedy, LAPLAND ODYSSEY, but it was his role in HEART OF A LION, which won him widespread acclaim and a Jussi…
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JELKA van HOUTEN

Jelka made her breakthrough from the musical TURKISH DELIGHT and a series of high profile roles in TV and film shortly followed. These included SUMMER HEAT, MIDDEN IN DE WINTERNACHT and HIDDEN DEFECTS. She was cast in the recurring role of ‘Sabine’…
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JEROEN SPITZENBERGER

As well as being an accomplished stage performer, Jeroen is one of the best-loved, popular and highly regarded Dutch actors of his generation. He is known internationally for his role as ‘David’ in the Oscar-nominated film TWIN SISTERS,…
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LAURA BIRN

Laura Birn is a Finnish actress and a former Shooting Star (2013). Her astonishing performance in the feature film PURGE won her widespread acclaim and a Jussi Award for Best Actress. Other notable performances include ‘Sari’ in HEART OF…
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LENA ENDRE

Lena Endre is a multi-award-winning Swedish star of stage and screen, whose international profile soared with her performances in the DRAGON TATTOO trilogy and WALLANDER. Other notable performances include Paul Thomas Anderson’s THE MASTER,…
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LISA WERLINDER

Lisa has an extremely successful career as both an actress and a singer with leading roles in THE INHERITANCE A SONG FOR MARTIN and A MIDSUMMER COMEDY; she works consistently in Swedish, Danish and German television as she’s fluent in all…
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MIKAEL PERSBRANDT

Mikael is commonly regarded as one of the best Swedish actors of his generation. He is a star in his native country from films like IN A BETTER WORLD and the local franchise, HAMILTON; however it is his English-language work on films like THE…
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MORTEN SUURBALLE

Morten came to international attention through his remarkable portrayal of Chief Inspector Lennart Brix in THE KILLING. Since that time, he has been working consistently in film and TV most notably in VIKINGS and A PERFECT DAY with Tim Robbins…
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PILOU ASBÆK

Former 2011 Shooting Star, Pilou Asbæk is one of Denmark’s best known and respected actors. His international breakthrough came from his portrayal of ‘Paolo Orsini’ in Borgen and his remarkable performance as ‘Mikkel Hartmann’ in…
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ROBERT DE HOOG

Robert de Hoog is a Dutch actor who won an International Emmy nomination and a Golden Calf for his brilliant performance in the film, SKIN. Other notable film work includes WAR HORSE by Steven Spielberg and the leading role of ‘Ian Harding’…
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SIMON J. BERGER

Simon J. Berger is remarkably talented and versatile Swedish actor. His best known international roles are ‘John’ in CALL GIRL and ‘Oskar’ in HOTELL opposite Alicia Vikander. Simon’s most recent roles are ‘Henrik’ in HOMESICK and…
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VLAD IVANOV

Vlad Ivanov announced himself on the international stage with his explosive performance as abortionist ‘Dr. Bebe’ in 4 MONTHS, 3 WEEKS, 2 DAYS; he is one of the most versatile actors around working extensively in five different languages.…