About me

  • HEIL - R: Dietrich Brüggemann - 2014

Showreels

  • Hitman Agent 47
  • HEIL
  • Grzimek
  • National TV News
  • Showreel

All videos

  • HITMAN - AGENT 47 - R: Aleksander Bach - 2014
  • HEIL - R: Dietrich Brüggemann - 2014
  • PRISON SCENE - THE HREORIN ADDICTED SON - 2015
  • RBB
  • WIR SIND WIEDER WER! (TEASER FÜR SERIENKONZEPT) - R: Thomas Stuber - 2011
  • ZEIT DER HELDEN - R: Kai Wessel - 2012 - arte, SWR
  • SHAHADA - R: Burhan Qurbani - 2009
  • OUTRO SCI-FI TEASER - 2013
  • SZENE 1 - 2015
  • GRZIMEK - R: Roland Suso Richter - 2014 - ARD, Degeto
  • WIR SIND WIEDER WER! (TEASER FÜR SERIENKONZEPT) - R: Thomas Stuber - 2011
  • SHAHADA - R: Burhan Qurbani - 2009
  • SHAHADA - R: Burhan Qurbani - 2009

News

  • Berlinale Jury, Perspektive
    Jerry Hoffmann wird Teil der diesjährigen Jury für die Berlinale 2019, für die Perspektive deutsches Kino und den Kompagnon Förderpreis!

    "Zwölf Spiel- und Dokumentarfilme sind eingeladen, die um den mit 5.000 Euro dotierten Kompass-Perspektive-Preis konkurrieren. Die Juroren sind die FIRST-STEPS-Programmleiterin Andrea Hohnen, der Schauspieler und Regisseur Jerry Hoffmann und die Produzentin Trini Götze. Am Freitag, den 15. Februar um 19:00 Uhr werden sie im CinemaxX 3 den Preis für den besten Film des Programms vergeben."
    https://www.spielfilm.de/news/24994/berlinale-2019-perspektive-deutsches-kino
  • Studienbeginn Filmregie
    Jerry Hoffmann beginnt Filmregie an der Hamburg Media School zu studieren
    https://www.hamburgmediaschool.com/koepfe/hoffmann-jerry

About Jerry Hoffmann

Hoffmann was born in Hamburg. He made his début at the age of 18 in the film Shahada, in the major role of Samir. The film had its world première at the 2010 Berlin International Film Festival and won awards both in Germany and at various film festivals abroad.

He began drama studies in 2009 at the Otto Falckenberg School of the Performing Arts in Munich and continued at the Berlin University of Arts. Before completing his training he had been seen in a number of stage and screen productions.

In 2013, he was selected as a talent at the Berlinale Talents.

Hoffmann worked both in Germany and abroad as an actor, before focussing also on directing. As a Fulbright he attended the Loyola Madymount University in Los Angeles before Moving to Hamburg to finish his MFA in Directing/Filmproduction at the Hamburg Media School.

Hoffmann was a member of this years Max Ophüls and Berlinale German Films Jury.

Hoffmann is a member of the German Filmacademy and lives in Hamburg.

Training

Year 
2018 to 2020Hamburg Media School (Filmregie)
2015/8 to 2016/5Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles (Film- and Television Production (Regie))
2011/4 to 2015/2University Of Fine Arts Berlin
2009/8 to 2010/6Otto-Falckenberg Schule

Awards

YearAward
2015Nominiert für den Förderpreis Schauspiel auf dem Filmfest München
2013Berlinale Talent Campus #11

Projects as actor

YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2020Fünf Finger sind 'ne Faust (WT)Indie Feature FilmLaura FischerBen [L]
2019Die Hexenprinzessin (WT)TV Movie, ZDF [de]Ngo The ChauTANKA [L]
2018AbikalypseFeature FilmAdolfo KolmererYannick [L]
2018Die Freundin meiner MutterTV Movie, NDR [de]Mark MonheimHeiko [L]
2018Magische Momente – Pauls WeihnachtswunschTV Movie, ZDF [de]Vivian NaefeKofi [SR]
2016Mountain Miracle - An Unexpected FriendshipFeature FilmTobias WiemannMatthias [SR]
2015Tatort - Der hundertste AffeTV-Movie (Series), RB - Radio Bremen TV [de]Florian BaxmeyerDabo Fofana [SR]
2015Auf kurze DistanzTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de], WDR [de]Philipp KadelbachKoeberlein [SR]
2015Rewind - Die zweite ChanceFeature FilmJohannes F. SievertNeel [SR]
2014
Heil
Feature FilmDietrich BrüggemannSebastian Klein [L]
2014
Grzimek
TV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Roland Suso RichterThomas Grzimek (24 – 26 Jahre) [SR]
2014Hey BunnyFeature FilmBarnaby Metschuratn.n. [SR]
2014
Hitman - Agent 47
Feature FilmAleksander BachFranco [SR]
2012
Zeit der Helden
TV Series, arte, SWR [de]Kai WesselSteve [SS]
2011Ein weites HerzTV Movie, ZDF [de]Thomas BergerGI Sgt. [BP]
2011Von Fall zu Fall - Stubbe - QuerschlägerTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Marcus O. RosenmüllerAlexander Juma [L]
2011NemezFeature FilmStanislav GüntnerKumpel [SR]
2011
Wir sind wieder wer!
Teaser (Series Concept)Thomas StuberSgt. Charlie Murdoch [L]
2009
Shahada
Feature FilmBurhan QurbaniSammir [L]

Projects as voice actor / speaker

YearTitleGenreRoleActor
2015LovingFeature FilmVirgil [SR]Will Dalton
2013The Good LieFeature FilmMamere [L]Arnold Oceng

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2017 - 2018MittelreichSeewirthAnta Helena ReckeMünchener Kammerspiele
2016Peer GyntPeer GyntT. FleischerRoyal Theater of Drama, LMU, Los Angeles
2014 - 2015Das Kohlhaas-PrinzipKohlhaas SohnYale RonenMaxim-Gorki Theater
2014 - 2015Entertaining Mr. SloaneSloane (HR)Nurkan ErpulatMaxim-Gorki Theater
2014 - 2015FallenMannSebastian NüblingMaxim-Gorki Theater
2013 - 2015I Call My BrothersAmour (HR)Michael RonenBallhaus Naunynstraße Berlin
2011 - 2014Schmeiß dein Ego WegChorRene PolleschVolksbühne Berlin

Speaker engagements

YearTitleProject typeActivityClient
2011TKKG (Doppelfolge 175)HörspielSprecher, Rolle: ElvisEuropa
2011Bibi Blocksberg Das verhexte HausSynchron/Hörspiel - ZeichentrickverfilmungSprecher, Rolle: DetlevKiddinx

Other projects

YearProject typeTitleActivityCompany
2013FestivalBerlinale Talent Campus #11Teilnehmer / SchauspielerInternationale Filmfestspiele Berlin

Basic data

Height176 cm
Weight68 kg - 149 lb.
Body typeathletic-sporty
Clothing sizeM
Ethnic appearanceMixed (White and Black)
Hair colourbrown
Hair lengthshort
Eye colourbrown
NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), French (Good), German (Native speaker)
DialectsAfrican-English, American (Standard), Hamburgisch (Native dialect)
Voice typeBaritone
Instrumentsdrums (Basic knowledge), piano (Good)
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Hamburg
2nd residence (where applicablen)Berlin
Accommodation possibilitiesAmsterdam, Hamburg, London, Munich