Thorsten Kramer, actor, speaker, Dortmund
© by Sabrina Zeuge 2016
  • Actor
  • speaker
Born 1980 in Dortmund (42 Years)

Basic data

LanguagesEnglish German
DialectsRuhrpott
Skills (dance)Latin-American Modern Dance Salsa Standard
Skills (sports)billiards inline skating ping-pong skateboarding soccer swimming volleyball
Immediate working areaDortmund
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
NationalityGerman
LicencesB (car) [eu]

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News

  • Cannes World Film Festival 2022 WINNER "BEST ACTOR OF THE YEAR IN FEATURE FILM"
    Thorsten Kramer wins the Cannes World Film Festival 2022 Annual Edition in the category "BEST ACTOR OF THE YEAR IN FEATURE FILM" for the leading role of JAN HERZOG in the anti-bullying drama "WARUM? Es kann jeden treffen!" (WHY? You can be the next one!).

About Thorsten Kramer

Thorsten Kramer was born on May 15th, 1980 in Dortmund. He studied acting for 3 years and took additional modules for director and assistant director. Based on this, he completed further training in the field of "cameraacting for professionals" at the "mfa - mallorca film academy" (today: münchen film academy). Then he played in various roles for series such as "The Country Doctor" (ZDF), "Family Dr. Kleist ”(ARD) and one of the most well-known police call 110 episodes “Death in the Ball House" (all with star cast). With his debut cinema short film "A Dream for Two" he made the leap across the pond in 2012 with a placement as a finalist at "Hollywood’s international Feel Good Film Festival", whose world premiere took place in front of a sold-out house.

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Training

Year 
2004MFA - München Film Akademie [de] (Cameraacting for professionals.)
2000 to 2003Theaterschule Là Bouche (Dortmund). (Achieving stage readiness.)

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2022Why? You can be the next one!Cannes World Film Festival [us] - Annual EditionBest Actor Of The Year In Feature FilmWinner
2022Why? You can be the next one!Golden Lemur International Film Festival [it]Best ActorWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!Accord Cine Fest [in]Best Drama FeatureWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!GIMFA - Gralha Int. Monthly Film Awards [br]Best Feature FilmWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!GIMFA - Gralha Int. Monthly Film Awards [br]Best SoundtrackWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!Global Monthly Online Film CompetitionBest Director FeatureWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!Global Monthly Online Film CompetitionBest Editor FeatureWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!Onyko Films Awards [ua]Best Drama Feature FilmWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!OTB - Only The Best Film AwardsJury Award - Best Drama Feature FilmWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!South America Awards [br]Best Editing Feature FilmWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!The Independent Awards [uk]Best Foreign Language FeatureWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!Accord Cine Fest [in]Best Actor FeatureWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!GIMFA - Gralha Int. Monthly Film Awards [br]Best ActorWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!Cannes World Film Festival [us]Best Actor In Feature FilmWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!V.i.Z. Film Fest [bg]Best Feature Film ActorWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!Global Monthly Online Film CompetitionBest Actor FeatureWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!OTB - Only The Best Film AwardsSpecial Award - Best ActorWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!The Independent Awards [uk]Best ActorWinner
2021Why? You can be the next one!MOC – Masters Of Cinema [it]Best ActorWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Los Angeles Film Awards [us]Best SongWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Festigious International Film Festival [us]Best DramaWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Filmcon Awards By Filmmakers Connect [us]Best Narrative FeatureWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!New York International Film Awards [us]Best Indie Feature FilmWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Madras Independent Film Festival [in]Best DirectorWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!New York Film Awards [us]Best DramaWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Rome International Movie Awards [it]Best Music VideoWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!LA Sun Film Fest [us]Best Indie FilmWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!LA Sun Film Fest [us]Best ProducerWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Foreman Empire Prod. Int. Film Festival [us]Best International Motion PictureWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!GIMFA - Gralha Int. Monthly Film Awards [br]Best Costume DesignWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Madras Independent Film Festival [in]Best Actor AwardWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Rome International Movie Awards [it]Best ActorWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Toronto Independent Film Festival of CIFT [ca]Best Actor In Feature FilmWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Brazil Int. Monthly Independent Film Festival [br]Best Actor Of Feature FilmWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Actors Awards Los Angeles [us]Best Actor In A DramaWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Vegas Movie Awards [us]Best Drama - Award of PrestigeWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Oniros Film Awards [it]Best DramaWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Oniros Film Awards [it]Best Indie FeatureWinner
2020Why? You can be the next one!Hollywood Blood Horror Festival [us]Best DramaWinner

Awards

YearAward
2012HOLLYWOOD FINALIST Int. "Feel Good Filmfestival" "Ein Traum für Zwei" (A Dream for Two)

Projects as actor

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YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2019Why? You can be the next one!
Jan Herzog [L]
Independent Feature FilmThorsten KramerJan Herzog [L]
2011
A Dream for Two

Tom [L]
Short FilmThorsten KramerTom [L]
2009Neues Leben
Steffen [L]
Short FilmManuel StübeckeSteffen [L]
2008Legends
Hero & Opponent [L]
Short FilmMax PawlakHero & Opponent [L]
2006WDR Lokalzeit
Beitrag: Portrait Schauspieler (Buntes) [SR]
TV Magazine, WDR [de]MultipleBeitrag: Portrait Schauspieler (Buntes) [SR]
2005
Polizeiruf 110 - Tod im Ballhaus

Marcel Krause [SR]
TV-Movie (Series), MDR [de]Hans WernerMarcel Krause [SR]
2005
Der Landarzt

Linus [SR]
TV Series, ZDF [de]Hans WernerLinus [SR]
2005Familie Dr. Kleist
Page [SR]
TV Series, MDR [de]Hans WernerPage [SR]
2004Unverhofft ...
Stefan [L]
Education/Training ProductionStella HofmannStefan [L]

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2003Wie es euch gefälltOrlandoRüdiger TrappmannRototheater Dortmund
2003Leonce und LenaLeonceRüdiger TrappmannRototheater Dortmund
2003Bezahlt wird nichtGiovanniRüdiger TrappmannRototheater Dortmund
2003AndorraAndriRüdiger TrappmannRototheater Dortmund
2003Xtremeties – Geschichten aus der Vergangenheitdiv.Rüdiger TrappmannRototheater Dortmund
2002Gespieltes Rezitationsprogramm: „Sehnsucht“div.Rüdiger TrappmannRototheater Dortmund

Basic data

Height176 cm
Weight52 kg - 114 lb.
Body typeslim
Clothing size44/46
Ethnic appearancewhite central european
Hair colourdark blond
Hair lengthmedium
Eye colourgrey-green
NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish German
DialectsRuhrpott
Voice typemezzosoprano
Skills (dance)Latin-American Modern Dance Salsa Standard
Skills (sports)billiards inline skating ping-pong skateboarding soccer swimming volleyball
Experience abroadSouthern Europe: Spain
LicencesB (car) [eu]
Immediate working areaDortmund
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Dortmund, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Leipzig, Munich, Vienna