Roshan Affolter, actress, Vienna
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  • Actress

Basic data

LanguagesEnglish German Persian / Dari
DialectsMaghrebi Arabic
SingingFolk Jazz Musical Rock/Pop
Instrumentselectric guitar guitar violin
Skills (sports)horseback riding ice skating jiujitsu karate roller skating skateboarding trampoline yoga
Immediate working areaVienna
1st residence (federal state or country)Austria - Upper Austria
NationalityAustrian

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About Roshan Affolter

Having grown up in Kabul, Khartoum, Maputo, Hluboka, New York City, Bad Ischl, Massachusetts, etc. Roshan experienced seven years immersed in the culture of the Middle East, specifically.

There, she learned to ride horses, speak Dari, become fluent in Farsi and get to know the people and culture of Kabul, Bamyan, Khartoum and Band-e Amir.

She then finished high school in Austria, South Africa, the Czech Republic and New York City where she discovered acting in various classes including 'The Actors Studio', 'The Maggie Flanigan Studio', 'NYFA' and so on...

During her time in New York Roshan performed in a professional Chekhov play amongst others. She got her first industry on-screen role in 'City On A Hill' starring Kevin Bacon & produced by Matt Damon & Ben Affleck.

Training

Year 
2018/1Susan Batson Studio (New York) [us] (Carl Ford)
2017/1 to 2018/2Maggie Flanigan Studio Inc (New York) (Meisner Conservatory)
2016/1 to 2017/2NYFA - New York Film Academy - School of Film and Acting [us] (Conservatory)
2015/2 to 2019/2The New School [us] (Bachelors Degree)
2014/1Stella Adler-New York - Studio of Acting (Conservatory)

Projects as actress

YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2019City on a Hill
Waiter [BP]
TV Series, Showtime [us]Clark JohnsonWaiter [BP]

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2019PlatonovSophiaMihaela MihutMST&DA
2017Mio My SonWeaverChristina GolmohammadiDizzy Gillespie Auditorium
2016Lapin, LapinMotherChristina GolmohammadiDizzy Gillespie Auditorium
2014Much Ado About NothingVergesDir. CisekUnited Nations International School

Basic data

Height152 cm
Weight61 kg - 134 lb.
Body typecurvy, slim
Clothing sizeS/M
Ethnic appearancemiddle eastern, mixed (other), persian
Hair colourdark brown
Hair lengthmedium
Eye colourbrown
NationalityAustrian
LanguagesEnglish German Persian / Dari
DialectsMaghrebi Arabic
Voice typemezzosoprano
SingingFolk Jazz Musical Rock/Pop
Instrumentselectric guitar guitar violin
Skills (sports)horseback riding ice skating jiujitsu karate roller skating skateboarding trampoline yoga
Special skillsEquestrian English Saddle & Jump (Advanced), Speed Stacking (Intermediate)
Experience abroadCentral Europe: Austria, Czech Republic
North Africa: Sudan
North America: USA
East Africa: Mozambique
South Africa: South Africa
South Asia: Afghanistan, India
Southeast Asia: Thailand
Immediate working areaVienna
1st residence (federal state or country)Austria - Upper Austria