Bela started his acting career as a child.
At the age of 11, he played a young thief in Germany`s most successful
crime series „Tatort“.
He made further appearances as an actor, for instance, in Caroline Link`s movie
„Nirgendwo in Afrika“ („Nowhere in Africa“). The film, made in 2001, was based
on an autobiographical novel by Stefanie Zweig and went on to win an Oscar
for the Best Foreign Language Film, in 2002, as well as five German Film Awards.
At 16 years of age, during his training as an actor at the „Internationale Schule
für Schauspiel und Acting“ („ International School for Drama and Acting“) in Munich,
Bela Klentze became a star of the german Disney Channel!
He played the main role of Moritz („Mo“) in the sitcom „Disney`s Kurze Pause“
(„Disney`s Short Break“), and also worked for Disney in the USA!
From 2008 to 2009 Bela played a main role in the telenovela „Wege zum Glück“
(„Ways to Happiness“).
From 2005 on Bela also worked as a theatre actor.
He took part in different productions, for instance, in the historical
two-part television film „Gottes mächtige Dienerin“ („God`s Mighty Servant“),
in the blockbuster „Factor 8“ and in the film „Unter der Sonne“ („ Under the Sun“).
This mentioned film won several awards.
From 2011 to 2013 Bela played in the daily soap opera „Unter uns“ in the
main cast. The character of Bela was especially written for him.
This role led to his Nomination as „ Best Newcomer“ of the German Soap Awards.
In march 2012 Bela was the MC in the most popular german music show
Since 2014 he has also worked as a voice actor, over-dubbing for the films
„American Sniper“ and '“The Game of Thrones“ amongst others.
In 2015 Bela played a main role in the television film „Hubert und Staller:
Unter Wölfen“ („Hubert und Staller: Among Wolves“).
Among other things, he has worked as a model in Cape Town for two month.