Leila Schaus

actress

Leila Schaus

actress

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Leila was born in Luxembourg to an Algerian mother and Luxembourg-Italian father. Her childhood was spent traveling the world and drawing people she met, collecting things she saw, whether in memory or in her suitcase.

Leila is a graduate of the Lee ... mehr

Profession actress
Nationality Luxemburgish
(Federal) State Berlin
1st residence Berlin
Place of action Amsterdam, Bayreuth, Budapest, Cologne, Den Haag, Hamburg, London, Los Angeles, Luxembourg, Mainz, New York, Paris, Zurich
Ethnic appearance White Central European/Caucasian, Oriental
Hair colour dark blond
Hair length long
Eye colour brown-green
Stature slim
Height 167 cm
Weight 54 kg
Confection size 36
Language(s)
English - native speaker
Luxembourgish - native speaker
German - fluently
French - fluently
Dialects / accents
US - Standard American (native dialect)
GB - Standard British
US - Californian English
FR – Parisian
Singing
rock/pop - good
Voice range
mezzosoprano
Sports
swimming - good
yoga - good
Dancing
ballet - good
jazz dance - good
step - basics
License B (car)
Special skills Webekunst
Malerei ( Acryl, Pastell)
Zeichnung
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Education

Jan 2015 Giles Foreman Centre for Acting Paris (France), Character work, method-based
2008 - 2010 The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute - New York, 2 year program
2007 Drama Centre London, Giles Foreman / Mirochnikov
1995 - 2006 Ecole de ballet Li Marteling, Luxembourg

Prizes & Awards

2018 7 Minuten - Betriebsrat / Virtuelles Nachtkritik Theatertreffen 2018 / TOP 10
2014 Nominierung für den Luxemburger Filmpreis - Beste Hauptrolle / Asta

Film

2019
Is That, Like, Your Real Job?
supp. role, Short Feature Film, R: Gintare Parulyte
2018
Jackie Moontan - Pink Morning
lead, Music Video, R: Diane Sagnier
2018
Antifeminist
lead, Short Feature Film, R: Sofija Sztepanov
2017
Justice_Dot_Net
supp. role, Feature Film, R: Pol Cruchten
2017
Never Grow Old
supp. role, Indie Feature Film, R: Ivan Kavanagh
2015
Streik! - 100 Joer fräi Gewerkschaften zu Lëtzebuerg
bit part, Documentary, R: Andy Bausch
2015
Journey to the End of an Identity
lead, Short Feature Film, R: Filip Markiewicz
2014
Oleander
supp. role, Series Pilot, R: Giles Foreman
2014
Le Dernier Diamant
supp. role, Feature Film, R: Eric Barbier
2013
Wat Elo?
series star, TV-Show, RTL Télé Lëtzebuerg [lu], R: Stephen Korytko
2012
Air Force One is down
supp. role, Mini-Series, R: Cilla Ware
2012
Comeback
guest star, TV Series
2012
Asta
lead, Short Feature Film, R: Olivier Koos
2012
Vijay and I
bit part, Feature Film, R: Sam Garbarski
2012
Dead Man Talking
supp. role, Feature Film, R: Patrick Ridremont
2011
Hannah Arendt
bit part, Feature Film, R: Margarethe von Trotta
2011
Hysteria
supp. role, Feature Film, R: Tanya Wexler
2010
Belle du Seigneur
bit part, Feature Film, R: Glenio Bonder
2010
Hot Hot Hot
supp. role, Feature Film, R: Beryl Koltz

Theatre

2017 - 2019
Avignon OFF 2019
Revolt. She said. Revolt again. (Französisch), various, R: Sophie Langevin
2018
Manchester Opera House (UK)
Kindertransport, Eva Schlesinger, R: Anne Simon
2018
Grand Théâtre Luxembourg
Kindertransport, Eva Schlesinger, R: Anne Simon
2018
New Wolsey Theatre (Ipswich, UK)
Kindertransport, Eva Schlesinger, R: Anne Simon
2018
Richmond Theatre (London, UK)
Kindertransport, Eva Schlesinger, R: Anne Simon
2018
Queen's Theatre Hornchurch (UK)
Kindertransport, Eva Schlesinger, R: Anne Simon
2017 - 2018
Théatre du Centaure (Luxemburg)
Revolt. She said. Revolt again. (Französisch), various, R: Sophie Langevin
2017 - 2018
Staatstheater Mainz
7 Minuten - Betriebsrat, Mahtab, R: Carole Lorang
2017 - 2018
Théâtre des Capucins (Luxemburg)
7 Minuten - Betriebsrat, Mahtab, R: Carole Lorang
2017
Théâtre des Capucins (Luxemburg)
Brooklyn Boy Made Good, Rehearsed Reading / Various, R: Thierry Mousset
2016 - 2017
Théâtre des Capucins (Luxemburg)
Miroirs Troubles, Isabel, R: Carole Lorang
2016
Cape Luxemburg & Tournée
Ein Kind unserer Zeit (O. von Horvàth), Anna, Engel, Kamarad, Frau, R: Carole Lorang
2015 - 2016
National Theater Luxemburg
Visions (von Nora Wagener), Kim (HR), R: Claire Thill
2015
Ca' Del Duca
Silence is louder than a revolution, Performance at Venice Art Biennale 2015, R: Filip Markiewicz
2015
Philharmonie Luxemburg
Carmencita, Carmencita, R: Annechien Koerselman
2015
Kasemattentheater Luxemburg
Totentänze, Maria, Karin, R: Thierry Mousset
2014 - 2015
Streets of New York / Mudam Luxembourg
The Immortals?, various, R: Jérôme Konen

Voice acting

2018
Sea Dream Avenue
lead, Voice over, R: Martine Pinnel
2017
Drôles de petites bêtes
lead, [lu] Königin Josephine, R: Antoon Krings
2016
Another Woman
lead, Voice over, R: Catherine Dauphin
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