Ilja Baumeier, actor, speaker, Basel
©Kaija Ledergerber
  • Actor
  • speaker
Born 1991 (28 Years)

Basic data

LanguagesEnglish French
German
Spanish
Dialects
Basel-German (Native dialect), St.-Galler-Deutsch,
Swiss-German
Instrumentsaccordion piano
Skills (dance)Ballet Contact Improvisation Historical Dance Pantomime Rock and Roll Standard
Skills (sports)fencing (stage) pilates ping-pong soccer suzuki swimming
Immediate working areaBasel
1st residence (federal state or country)Switzerland - Basel-Stadt
NationalityGerman, Swiss

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Phone+49 331 88713022
Mobile+49 171 3861697

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About Ilja Baumeier

Ilja Baumeier is a Swiss-German stage and film actor. He was born in Basel, Switzerland. After graduating from acting school in Freiburg, Germany in 2016 he performed in So ist es at Theater Marienbad, in Gretchen 89 ff. at Theater Spielzimmer and in the premiere of Michelle Steinbecks Das Schweigen des Nepomuk, Der zerbrochene Spiegel and Die letzte Schlacht at Neuestheater Dornach (director: Jonas Darvas). In the fall of 2019, he was part of the first production of the artist collective Flex Colectivo, which will be an adaptation of Goethe’s Werther, endowed by the Denk an Mich foundation.
He played in several short and feature films, e.g. in the episodic film Rien ne va plus, which was screened at the Solothurner filmfestival in 2017. In the fall of 2018, he shot the second season of the SRF TV series Seitentriebe in a recurring role, (director: Güzin Kar), as well as the SRF production Dynastie Knie, playing the part of Fredy Knie junior.
In 2016 he was awarded into the Swiss portal to support young actors Junge Talente Schweiz. He is represented by Cinova Schauspieleragentur Potsdam-Berlin.

Training

Year 
2012/9 to 2016/8Freiburger Schauspielschule im E-Werk

Awards

YearAward
2016Junge Talente Schweiz

Projects as actor

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YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2018
Seitentriebe
TV SeriesMultipleMarius [SSR]
2018
Dynastie Knie - 100 Jahre Nationalcircus
Documentary, RTS Radio Télévision Suisse [ch], SRF (vormals SF DRS) [ch]Greg ZglinskiFredy Knie Junior [L]
2018
The Getaway (Bewerbungsfilm) (WT)
Short FilmDavid Kramer [1]Gangster 2 [L]
2018Das Dritte DateShowreel ProductionYonder VoidMann [L]
2017Migros - Die Migros gehört den LeutenCommercialSimon VerhoevenBesitzer [L]
2017
Weekend-Tide
Short FilmJulio RamirezZella [L]
2016
Junge Talente.ch 2016. Jackpot (3 Szenen)
Showreel ProductionKatalin GödrösMarco (Jackpot) [L]
2016At Day the StarsMedium Length FilmSimon SchneckenburgerJuri [SR]
2015HohentalIndie Feature FilmAnton KönnekeSebastian Hohental [L]
2015Die UntergeherIndie Feature FilmChepo GewezFrank [L]
2014Toothpick (WT)Short FilmMatthias PillinRodriguez [SR]
2013Es war einmal...Indie Feature FilmMultipleGauner [SR]

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2019 - 2020WERTHERWertherKaija LedergerberNeuestheater Dornach/Flex colectivo
2019 - 2020Der zerbrochene SpiegelKullyJonas DarvasNeuestheater Dornach
2018 - 2020Das Schweigen des NepomukGreenie/FranzJonas DarvasNeuestheater Dornach
2017 - 2020Gretchen 89 FFDiverse HRAxel BohmannSpielzimmertheater Freiburg
2017 - 2018Die Odyssee- Eine PerformanceOdysseusIngeborg WaldherrMultipass Ensemble & Hochschule für Musik Freiburg
2017 - 2018So ist es von Lisa DanulatMorphusNadine WernerTheater im Marienbad
2016Liebes Lust und LeidLongavilleBarbara ZimmermannTheater Harrys Depot
2015 - 2016Drei mal LebenHenriGrete LinzExperimentalbühne im E Werk
2015 - 2016Romeo & JuliaRomeoMarkus SchlüterExperimentalbühne im E Werk
2015Wir haben kalte Haut (Lesung)JanKaija LedergerberLiteraturbüro Freiburg
2015Eine Stille für Frau SchirakeschGeneral GertGrete LinzExperimentalbühne im E Werk
2014Das KaffeehausEugenioGrete LinzKammerspiele im E Werk
2013Herakles BurningHerakles 2Luzius RohnerTheater Thersites Basel

Speaker engagements

YearTitleProject typeActivityClient
2020Zwanzig auf Selsky von Patrick FindeisHörspielproduktionSprecherSRF
2019Gottfried Keller: Martin SalanderHörspielbearbeitung in sechs TeilenSprecherSRF
2018Kolonie TongalenHörspielproduktionSprecherDatakonstrukt Records

Basic data

Height174 cm
Weight68 kg - 149 lb.
Body typeathletic-sporty
Clothing sizeS
Ethnic appearanceScandinavian, White Central European
Hair colourblond
Hair lengthmedium
Eye colourblue
NationalityGerman, Swiss
LanguagesEnglish French
German
Spanish
Dialects
Basel-German (Native dialect), St.-Galler-Deutsch,
Swiss-German
Voice typeTenor
Instrumentsaccordion piano
Skills (dance)Ballet Contact Improvisation Historical Dance Pantomime Rock and Roll Standard
Skills (sports)fencing (stage) pilates ping-pong soccer suzuki swimming
Experience abroadWestern Europe: Switzerland
Immediate working areaBasel
1st residence (federal state or country)Switzerland - Basel-Stadt
2nd residence (where applicablen)Berlin
Accommodation possibilitiesBarcelona, Basel, Berlin, Cologne, Essen, Freiburg, Hamburg, Munich, Saint-Gall, Santiago de Chile, Zurich
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