Benjamin-Lew Klon


Benjamin-Lew Klon Benjamin-Lew Klon Benjamin-Lew Klon Benjamin-Lew Klon

Contact:

Goldbaum Management, Chun Mei Tan
Tel +49.30 - 21 96 99 08

ZAV Hamburg - Schauspiel
Tel +49.40 - 28 40 15 - 14, - 13

Profession actor, voice-over artist
Year of birth 1983, Düsseldorf
Nationality German
(Federal) State Hamburg
1st residence Hamburg
Place of action Berlin, Cologne, Munich
Ethnic appearance White Central European/Caucasian, White Eastern European
Hair colour brown
Hair length fringe / partly bald head
Eye colour brown
Stature average
Height 171 cm
Weight 74 kg
Confection size 48
Language(s)
German - native speaker
English - fluently
Polish - fluently
French - basics
Hebrew - basics
Lithuanian - basics
Dialects / accents
DE - Bavarian
DE - Hamburg
DE - Rhine
Singing
classic - basics
Voice range
tenor
Musical instrument
clarinet - good
Sports
Wrestling - good
ai kido - good
badminton - good
riding - good
Dancing
butoh - basics
License B (car)
Special skills Zaubertricks, Jiddisch, Sprecher, Moderator
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Born 1983 in Düsseldorf, Germany. He began acting as a child at the Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus. He worked from 1991 until 1998 with the following directors: W. Minks, W. Schroeter, J. Lux, F.-X. Kroetz, D. Altenbeck (lead as “John” in “Das Kryptogram” by David Mamet).
From 2002 on he studied media and cultural studies (MA) at the Heinrich Heine University, made short films and founded the first film festival in Düsseldorf. After finishing his bachelor thesis on Wong Kar-Wai and Gilles Deleuze in 2006 he went to New York City and worked as a production assistent for the feature film “Funny Games U.S.” by Michael Haneke and a year later for “My Blueberry Nights” by Wong Kar-Wai.
From 2008-2010 he studied theatre direction at the Academy of Performing Arts Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg, Germany where Luk Perceval was responsible for the actors and directors training. Since 2010 he studied acting for stage and camera there. During this year he made an internship at Robert Wilson’s “Káťa Kabanová” in Prague, Czech Republic he went to Vienna, Austria to play a part in the production “Der Jäger Gracchus” an adaptation of Kafkas short story and in the contemporary opera “Flaschenpost” by Georges Aperghis, both directed by Helga Utz.
As a theatre director he created a performance at the State Gallery Stuttgart to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the futurist manifesto. He created the short film “Reduktion 22” and the piece “Deine Hoffnungen mein Herz wie Furien” after “Kabale und Liebe” by Friedrich Schiller. He also created a performance for the state theatre Stuttgart to commemorate the tragical and cryptical death of Pier Paolo Pasolini. As an actor he participated in various short films and plays at the academy in Ludwigsburg. Most influencial for his development where the workshops of Luk Perceval, Hilde Stark, Ted Stoffer and Gennadij Bogdanov. He is part of two independent theatre groups: “Wunschmaschinen" and "Shane Drinion”. Benjamin-Lew Klon is a guest actor at the Thalia Theater in Hamburg since 2012. He speaks German, English and Polish fluently.

Education

2010 - 2013 Akademie für Darstellende Kunst Baden-Württemberg, Schauspiel für Theater und Film
2008 - 2010 Akademie für Darstellende Kunst Baden-Württemberg, Theaterregie

Prizes & Awards

2014 FRONT - IM WESTEN NICHTS NEUES eingeladen zum Festival Perspectives in Saarbrücken
2014 FRONT - IM WESTEN NICHTS NEUES eröffnet die Autorentheatertage am Deutschen Theater Berlin
2014 FRONT - IM WESTEN NICHTS NEUES Eingeladen zum Edinburgh International Festival
2014 FRONT - IM WESTEN NICHTS NEUES Eingeladen von Bundespräsident J. Gauck, Schloss Bellevue
2013 JEDER STIRBT FÜR SICH ALLEIN Eingeladen zum Berliner Theatertreffen 2013
2013 DIE BRÜDER KARAMASOW Eingeladen zum Baltic House Festival St. Petersburg
2013 JEDER STIRBT FÜR SICH ALLEIN Eingeladen zum Dodin Festival, St. Petersburg

Film

2018
Tanken - mehr als Super

supp. role (ep.), TV Series, ZDFneo
2018
Nord bei Nordwest - Ein Killer und ein Halber

supp. role, TV-Movie (Series), ARD, Degeto, R: Nina Wolfrum
2018
Solo für Weiss - Für immer schweigen

supp. role, TV-Movie (Series), ZDF, R: Maria von Heland
2017
Sarah Kohr - Mord im alten Land

bit part, TV-Movie (Series), ZDF, R: Marcus O. Rosenmüller
2016
Dri Chinisi

lead, Short Feature Film, R: Victor Buzalka
2015
Die Akte General

bit part, TV-Movie, ARD, BR, Degeto, SR, SWR, R: Stephan Wagner
2014
Culpable

bit part, Feature Film, R: Gerd Schneider
2014
Anyways

supp. role, Short Feature Film, R: Annika Pinske
2013
Sechs auf einen Streich - Der Teufel mit den drei goldenen Haaren

supp. role, TV-Movie (Series), SWR, R: Maria von Heland
2013
Let's go

supp. role, TV-Movie, BR, Degeto, WDR, R: Michael Verhoeven
2012
Zeit der Helden

bit part, TV Series, arte, SWR, R: Kai Wessel
2012
Robin Hood

supp. role, Feature Film, R: Martin Schreier
2011
Abgekühlt (Bewrbungsfilm)

lead, Short Feature Film, R: Tobias Dietz
2011
Valentinstag

lead, Short Feature Film, R: Christine Niemann
2011
Irren

lead, Short Feature Film, R: Christoph Hertel
2011
Milchschnitte - Hunger

lead, Spec Commercial, R: Kathrin Kuhnert
2010
The Clock

lead, Short Feature Film, R: Max Neumann
2010
Kuckuckskinder

lead, Short Feature Film, R: Barbara Ott

Theatre

2017
NTMannheim, Opern: Gent, Antwerpen, Paris
Infinite Now
Stanislaus Katczinsky, R: Luk Perceval
2017
Kampnagel Hamburg
Oblomow
Ilja Iljitsch Oblomow [HR], R: Saskia Kaufmann und Raban Witt
2016 - 2017
Theaterhaus Stuttgart
Zeit der Kannibalen
Frank Öllers [HR], R: Janet Stornowski
2016
Thalia Theater Hamburg
Herzzentrum IX - Ungläubiges Staunen von und mit N
Sprecher, R: Christina Bellingen, Carl Hegemann, Navid Kermani
2016
ISO Theatre künstlerische Residenz am Sfumato Thea
Not I
"I", R: Margarita Mladenova und Ivan Dobchev
2014 - 2016
Thalia Theater Hamburg
FRONT - Im Westen nichts Neues
Müller, R: Luk Perceval
2015
Thalia Theater Hamburg
Lange Nacht der Weltreligionen: Religion und Gewal
Sprecher, R: Julia Jost
2015
Altonaer Theater Hamburg
Garp und wie er die Welt sah
T.S. Garp [HR], R: Michael Bogdanov
2014
Thalia Theater Hamburg
Fritz Haber
Fritz Haber [HR], R: Anja Kerschkewicz
2014
Thalia Theater Hamburg
Rasende Reporter
Egon Erwin Kisch [HR], R: Anton Krause
2013
Theaterdiscounter Berlin
Constant Bliss in Every Atom II
Cage, R: Sebastian Lang
2013
Theaterdiscounter Berlin
Abwesen
Performer, R: Sebastian Lang
2013
Thalia Theater Hamburg
Die Brüder Karamasow
Mme. Chochlakowa, u.a., R: Luk Perceval
2013
Thalia Theater Hamburg
Jeder stirbt für sich allein
Oberpostsekretär Millek, R: Luk Perceval

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