Stephan Wolf-Schönburg, actor, speaker, Berlin
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  • Actor
  • speaker
Born 1963 in Bad Buchau am Federsee (57 Years)

Basic data

LanguagesArabic English French German
DialectsAustrian, Berliners, Northern German, Rheinisch, Saxonian, Swabian
SingingA cappella Chanson Classic Jazz
Instrumentsviolin
Skills (dance)Standard
Skills (sports)swimming yoga
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
NationalityGerman

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About Stephan Wolf-Schönburg

Stephan Wolf-Schönburg studied acting at the renowned Max-Reinhardt-Seminar in Vienna with teachers such as Klaus Maria Brandauer and Samy Molcho and prolonged his studies at George Tabori´s Actors and Actresses Studio with teachers such as Martin Fried and Walter Lott.
Moving to Berlin in 1991 he started to work at the world- famous Schaubühne with THE avant-garde film couple Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet on the stage- and film-version of “Antigone”. Later on he has worked in theatres such as the Salzburg Festival, then headed by director Peter Stein, with Andrzej Wajda (recipient of the honorary Oscar), the Schauspielhaus Zürich or the Maxim Gorki Theater/Berlin just to name a few.
In German television he had a permanent part in the crime series “Die Mordkommission”, played such parts as Chopin in “Chopin-Bilder einer Trennung”. In international productions he worked with Academy Award-nominated and BAFTA Award winning Paul Greengrass in “The Bourne Supremacy”, with Academy Award-nominated Armin Mueller-Stahl in “Conversation with the Beast” and with BAFTA Award-winning Bille Eltringham in “Mrs.Ratcliffe´s Revolution”.
From 2009-2011 Stephan taught drama in the first Palestinian acting school at the Freedom Theatre in Jenin.

Training

Year 
1982/9 to 1986/6Max Reinhardt Seminar

Projects as actor

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YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2019
Artemis
Short FilmIftach IllouzHusband: He [L]
2013SOKO WismarTV Series, ZDF [de]Hans-Christoph BlumenbergJürgen Frenzen (Omelette Surprise) [SRE]
2009Anna und die LiebeTV Series, SAT.1 [de]MultipleJürgen Berger [SRE]
2009
SOKO Wismar
TV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleUdo Scheidt (Vor Anbruch der Nacht) [SRE]
2007
Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution
Feature FilmBille EltringhamHerr Vort [SR]
2007FinderlohnShort FilmClaudia BachmannMartin Feldkamp [L]
2006Eine Robbe und das große GlückTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Imogen KimmelKlaus [SR]
2006Ich heirate meine FrauTV Movie, ARD [de]Christine KabischPastor Mengis [SR]
2005
Eine Robbe zum Verlieben
TV Movie, Degeto [de], SWR [de]Christine KabischKlaus [SR]
2004Alphateam - Die Lebensretter im OPTV Series, SAT.1 [de]MultipleKarl Merkel [LE]
2004
Das Kanzleramt
TV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleSchollwer [SRE]
2003The Bourne SupremacyFeature FilmPaul GreengrassSuspicious Cop [SR]
2003Einmal Bulle, immer BulleTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleHeinz Führich [SR]
2003Unter BrüdernTV Series, RTL [de]Stefan LukschyMartin Fischer [SRE]
2002Spurlos - Ein Baby verschwindetTV Movie, SAT.1 [de]Hans WernerMarkus [SR]
2002Das Herz ist rotTV Movie, HR [de]Christine KabischDr.Grabbe [SR]
2001Scheidung mit HindernissenTV MovieKarola HattopDr.Meissner [SR]
2001Natalie 4 - Das Leben nach dem BabystrichTV-Movie (Series), SAT.1 [de]Dagmar DamekDr.Kohlhaas [SR]
2000
Siska
TV Series, ORF [at], SRF (vormals SF DRS) [ch], ZDF [de]Hans Jürgen TögelDr.Stielmann [SRE]
2000
So weit die Füße tragen
Feature FilmHardy MartinsKlugmann [SR]

Projects as voice actor / speaker

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YearTitleGenreRoleActor
2020Das ZeligDocumentaryAudio description/various roles
2020Zu Tisch - KubaDocumentary (Series), artevarious supporting roles [SR]
2020Echt jetzt ? - Ludwig VanDocumentary Series, arte, RTBF [be]Main speaker (German) [L]
2019RizeDocumentaryseveral supporting parts [SR]
2019A Gschicht über d'LiebFeature FilmNarrator for the blind and partially sighted-version [L]
2019Once AgainFeature Filmseveral supporting parts [SR]
2019My Extraordinary Summer with TessFeature Filmseveral supporting parts [SR]
2019My 1980'sDocumentary, SVT Sveriges Television [se]several supporting roles [SR]
2019Beyond Perfection –The pianist Arturo Benedetti MichelangeliDocumentaryNarrator (german version) [L]
2019Stax Records - Wo der Soul zu Hause istDocumentary, arteseveral supporting roles [SR]
2019Frontal 21 - Der große Betrug Wie Kriminelle und Terroristen Europa plündernDocumentary (Series), ZDF [de]Narrator [SR]
2019Familie Bundschuh - Wir machen AbiturTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]several supporting parts [SR]
2019Verlorene Seelen - Die Kinder des ISDocumentaryseveral supporting parts [SR]
2018Les Dessins de Christian DiorDocumentary, arteHauptsprecher (dt.Version) [L]
2018Betty - They Say I'm DifferentDocumentary FeatureDiverse Voice Over [SR]
2017OblomovTV Movie, arteIlia Ilitch Oblomov [L]Guillaume Gallienne
2017Il était une fois... - MommyDocumentary (Series), arteNebenrolle (dt.Fassung) [SR]
2017Les dessins d'Yves Saint LaurentDocumentary, arteHauptsprecher (dt.Version) [L]
2017
British Style
Documentary, arteHauptsprecher (dt.Version) [L]
2016Scandales de la ModeDocumentary, arteHauptsprecher (dt. Version) [L]

Speaker engagements

YearTitleProject typeActivityClient
2019
To catch the spy
RadioplayNarrator: National Poet; Leading RoleWDR
2019
We love Israel Staffel 2
Radioplay SerialNarrator; Leading RoleSWR
2018
Wie die Blinden träumen
RadioplayNarrator Leading Role Daniel HahnSWR
2018We love IsraelRadioplay SerialNarrator; Leading RoleSWR
2009
Lupi finds friends
Children´s BookNarratorClaudia Göbel: Autorin+Regie

Basic data

Height186 cm
Weight86 kg - 189 lb.
Body typeathletic-sporty
Clothing size98
Ethnic appearanceWhite Central European
Hair colourdark blond
Hair lengthalmost bald head
Eye colourblue-green
NationalityGerman
LanguagesArabic English French German
DialectsAustrian, Berliners, Northern German, Rheinisch, Saxonian, Swabian
Voice typeBaritone
SingingA cappella Chanson Classic Jazz
Instrumentsviolin
Skills (dance)Standard
Skills (sports)swimming yoga
Experience abroadMiddle East: Israel
Eastern Europe: Belarus, Hungary, Rumania
Southern Europe: Italy
Western Europe: England, France
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
2nd residence (if applicable)London
Accommodation possibilitiesCologne, Hamburg, Jerusalem, Munich, New York, Tel Aviv, Vienna, Zurich