Ben Bela Böhm, actor, Berlin
©September 2020
  • Actor
Acting age 30 to 42 Years

Basic data

Languages
English
French
German
Spanish
Dialects
American (Standard),
Berliners, Bern-German,
California English, Friesian, Hamburgisch, Irish Accent, Koelsch, Low German,
Mid-Atlantic dialects, Northern German, Rheinisch, Ruhrpott,
Sauerländisch (Native dialect), Swiss-German
Singing
A cappella
Musical
Instrumentsaccordion organ piano
Skills (dance)Argentine Tango Burlesque Contact Improvisation Contemporary Dance Hip Hop Historical Dance Jazzdance Line Dance Mambo Polka Schuhplattler Standard Swing Tap Dance
Skills (sports)aikido fencing (stage) horseback riding shooting (archery) shooting (hand-gun) shooting (rifle) track and field western riding
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
NationalityGerman, U.S.-American
LicencesB (car) [eu], C (truck > 3,5 t) [eu], diving licence - PADI Divemaster, Greencard USA [us], Reitabzeichen RA2 (bis 2014: DRA Klasse II - Silbernes Reitabzeichen) [de]
Further referencesRob Ballard
Eddie Izzard
Vince Gilligan
Thomas Schnauz
Rainer Matsutani
Tina Kriwitz
Manuel Meimberg

Agencies

Germany
Phone+49 331 20122722
Mobile+49 172 2929139
Press: nisha-pr
Phone+49 30 30111100

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About Ben Bela Böhm

Dual Citizenship USA/Germany. Actor and director, over 300 episodes and movies on US network, cable, German and British TV, ensemble member of the German State theatre Brunswick for four years.

Known for

Training

Year 
2020Berlin Stand up Comedy School (coach Caroline Clifford)
2016diverse (many more every year, just ask)
2005/8Hochschule der Künste Bern (Diplom)
2003/2 to 2005Bundesakademie für kulturelle Bildung Wolfenbüttel (Keith Johnstone Storytelling und Improv)

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2009The Golden PinLGBTQ Festival Toronto [ca]Best Cast and Short (audience award)Winner

Awards

YearAward
2020Emmy Awards - Best Drama Series for BETTER CALL SAUL season 5 (nominated)
2019Emmy Awards - Best Drama Series for BETTER CALL SAUL season 4 (nominated)
2019SAG Award - Best Ensemble in a Drama TV Series for BETTER CALL SAUL season 4 (nominated)
2012Won Best LGBTQ Toronto Film Fest - Best Movie Award THE GOLDEN PIN
2008Nominiert für Goldene Rose Montreux - Beste TV Serie weltweit, Ensemble - Braut wider Willen

Projects as actor

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YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2021Manche Menschen - Köln Trilogie Teil 1 (WT)Indie Feature FilmPhilipp HinzDirk [SR]
2020Blutige AnfängerTV Series, ZDF [de]Irina PopowFrank Lanzner [LE]
2020
SOKO Stuttgart
TV Series, ZDF [de]Franziska Margarete HoenischNiels Kleine [SRE]
2020SOKO PotsdamTV Series, ZDF [de]Lea BeckerRené Gerstenberg [L]
2019
Better Call Saul
TV Series, AMC [us]Bronwen HughesKai [GS]
2019
Letzte Spur Berlin
TV Series, ZDF [de]Käthe NiemeyerSteve Roskow [GS]
2019The Uncanny (WT)Feature FilmClara GabrielleHenry [GS]
2019
Spides
TV Series, SyFy [de]Rainer MatsutaniDan [GS]
2019HeldtTV Series, ZDF [de]Patricia FreyBenedikt Brunner [GS]
2019Schloss EinsteinTV Series, ARD [de], KiKA Kinderkanal [de], MDR [de], ZDF [de]Markus DietrichFranz Freytag [SRE]
2019SOKO LeipzigTV Series, ZDF [de]Herwig FischerDr Schoner [GS]
2019
Inga Lindström - Auf der Suche nach dir
TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Oliver DieckmannLars [SR]
2018
Better Call Saul
TV Series, AMC [us]MultipleKai [SS]
2018
Lisbon Crime - Old Scores
TV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Martin EiglerAbel Fereira [SR]
2018
The Date
Education/Training ProductionZhou QuanMichael [L]
2017Khali the KillerIndie Feature FilmJon MatthewsHead Chef Jeff [GS]
2017Crossing FencesShort FilmAnnika PampelKarsten Söldermann [SR]
2012Mad MenTV Series, AMC [us]Phil AbrahamHare Kirshna Member Josh [SR]
2011
Schweppes - What did you expect? Uma Thurman
CommercialDavid LaChapelleReporter [L]
2011Bela Kiss - PrologueFeature FilmLucien FörstnerFelix [L]

Projects as voice actor / speaker

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YearTitleGenreRoleActor
2019
Better Call Saul
TV Series, AMC [us]Kai [GS]Ben Bela Böhm
2019
Spides
TV Series, SyFy [de]Dan [GS]Ben Bela Böhm
2019When They CryTV SeriesKai [SS]
2019InvasionFeature FilmOfficer [BP]
2019What the LoveTV-Show, NetflixHost Cyrus [GS]
2019Metro - ExodusVideo GameBandit [GS]Dave B. Mitchell
2018
Better Call Saul
TV Series, AMC [us]Kai [SS]Ben Bela Böhm
2018The Big SickFeature FilmC.J. [L]Bo Burnham
2018The Looming TowerTV Series, Amazon VideoRichard Clarke [L]Michael Stuhlbarg
2018BleachTV SeriesAshido Kano [GS]
2018Big Mouth (WT)TV Series, NetflixGay Couch Cushion [GS]
2018Pandemic The Board GameVideo GameVoice [BP]
2018Reggie Yates Outside ManDocumentary Series, NetflixReggie Yates [L]
2018Magic for HumansTV-Show, NetflixHost [L]
2018Sugar RushTV-Show, NetflixHost [L]
2018AfflictedDocumentary Series, Netflixdiverse [SR]
2018I am a KillerDocumentary Series, NetflixJournalist [LE]
2018Zumbo's Just DessertsDocumentary Series, NetflixHost [SS]
2017Million Pound MenuDocumentary Series, NetflixHost [L]
201772 Dangerous Animals: AsiaDocumentary Series, Netflixdiverse Sprecher [GS]

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2019Dancing with GiantsJoseph GoebbelsDavid FeldshuhDenver, CO
2018Fischer un sin Fru, 1002 Nacht, Kater, etcFischer, Sultan von Persien, König, Kalif, etc.Maurici FarreMonbijou Theater Berlin
2005 - 2006Emilia GalottiPrinzHöwekerTheater Lüneburg
2000 - 2004diversediversevieleStaatstheater Braunschweig

Speaker engagements

YearTitleProject typeActivityClient
2020The Waringham SagaAudiobookVoiceover TalentLauscherlounge & audible
2019Hedone FestivalWorkshopSpeaker on Fear, and Overcoming JealousyHedone
2008MacAffeeOnline VideoVoiceover Talent (english and German)McAffee

Other projects

YearProject typeTitleActivityCompany
2020 - TodayselfStand Up Comedy 5min routinecomicStand up School Class Caroline Clifford
2007 - 2008stage playThe Jewel and the ThiefActorRegie Rob Ballard
2007 - 2008stage playArabian NightRegieRosemary Branch Theater London

Basic data

Height182 cm
Weight79 kg - 174 lb.
Body typeathletic-sporty
Clothing sizemedium
Ethnic appearanceEast European, South European, White Central European
Hair colourbrown
Hair lengthmedium
Eye colourblue-grey
NationalityGerman, U.S.-American
Languages
English
French
German
Spanish
Dialects
American (Standard),
Berliners, Bern-German,
California English, Friesian, Hamburgisch, Irish Accent, Koelsch, Low German,
Mid-Atlantic dialects, Northern German, Rheinisch, Ruhrpott,
Sauerländisch (Native dialect), Swiss-German
Voice typeBaritone
Singing
A cappella
Musical
Instrumentsaccordion organ piano
Skills (dance)Argentine Tango Burlesque Contact Improvisation Contemporary Dance Hip Hop Historical Dance Jazzdance Line Dance Mambo Polka Schuhplattler Standard Swing Tap Dance
Skills (sports)aikido fencing (stage) horseback riding shooting (archery) shooting (hand-gun) shooting (rifle) track and field western riding
Special skillsStand up Comedy
Improv
Experience abroadCentral America: Caribbean
North America: USA
Eastern Europe: Bulgaria
South America: Argentina
Southern Europe: Italy
Western Europe: England
LicencesB (car) [eu], C (truck > 3,5 t) [eu], diving licence - PADI Divemaster, Greencard USA [us], Reitabzeichen RA2 (bis 2014: DRA Klasse II - Silbernes Reitabzeichen) [de]
Further referencesRob Ballard
Eddie Izzard
Vince Gilligan
Thomas Schnauz
Rainer Matsutani
Tina Kriwitz
Manuel Meimberg
Preferred place of workBerlin, London, L.A., NYC
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
2nd residence (if applicable)Los Angeles
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Bern, Cologne, Hamburg
Associations