Training

Year 
1986 to 1989Schauspiel Akademie Zürich

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2015Spreewaldkrimi - Mörderische HitzeDeutscher Schauspielerpreis DSPBester Schauspieler HauptrolleNominated
2014Spreewaldkrimi - Mörderische HitzeDer Deutsche FernsehpreisBester SchauspielerWinner
2007Blackout - Die Erinnerung ist tödlichDeutscher Fernsehpreis 2007Bester Schauspieler NebenrolleNominated
2005StrählSchweizer Filmpreis [ch]Männliche HauptrolleWinner

Awards

YearAward
2014Deutsche Akademie für Fernsehen, Bester Schauspieler "Spreewaldkrimi - Mörderische Hitze"

Projects as actor

YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2018Und tot bist du!TV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Marcus O. Rosenmüller
2018Tatort - Weiter, immer weiterTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], WDR [de]Sebastian KoPolizist Frank Lorenz [L]
2018München Laim - Laim und der letzte SchuldigeTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Michael SchneiderRoland Gachleitner [L]
2017Fluss des Lebens - Okavango: Fremder VaterTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Torsten C. FischerGunnar [L]
2017Der Prag-Krimi - Der kalte TodTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Nicolai RohdeJan Koller [L]
2017Der Prag-Krimi - Die WasserleicheTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Nicolai RohdeJan Koller [L]
2016Der BestatterTV Series, SRF (vormals SF DRS) [ch]MultipleSebastian [L]
2016Der Kommissar und das KindTV Movie, ZDF [de]Andreas SennMartin Brühl [L]
2015Tatort - Die Geschichte vom bösen FriederichTV-Movie (Series), HR [de]Hermine HuntgeburthHenning Riefenstahl, [SR]
2015Tatort - Der WendehammerTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Markus ImbodenHenning Riefenstahl [SR]
2015Bozen-Krimi - Das fünfte GebotTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Thorsten NäterRainer Gruber [L]
2015GotthardTV Movie (multi-part), ORF [at], SRF (vormals SF DRS) [ch], ZDF [de] Urs EggerWagner [SR]
2015RencontreTV Movie, SWR [de]Andreas KleinertBodo [L]
2015Das kalte HerzFeature Film Johannes NaberEzechiel [SR]
2014Der HamsterTV Movie, SRF (vormals SF DRS) [ch]Tom GerberToni Faller [L]
2014Tatort - Kälter als der TodTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Florian Schwarz [1]Henning Riefenstahl [L]
2014Der KotzbrockenTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Tomy WigandGeorg [L]
2014Rider JackFeature FilmThis LüscherJack Theiler [L]
2014Tatort - Hinter dem SpiegelTV-Movie (Series), HR [de]Sebastian MarkaHenning Riefenstahl [L]
2014Die Müttermafia-PatinTV Movie, ZDF [de]Tomy WigandAnton Alsleben [L]

Basic data

Height186 cm
Weight95 kg - 209 lb.
Body typefull figure/heavyset
Ethnic appearanceWhite Central European
Hair colourdark blond
Hair lengthmedium
Eye colourblue
NationalityDutch, Swiss
LanguagesDutch (Native speaker), French (Basic knowledge), German (Native speaker), Italian (Basic knowledge), Spanish (Basic knowledge)
DialectsBern-German, Bündner-German, Zurich-German
Voice typeBaritone
SingingChanson (Good), Musical (Good), Operette (Good), Rock/Pop (Good), Schlager (Good)
Instrumentscello (Basic knowledge), guitar (Good), recorder (Basic knowledge), trumpet (Basic knowledge)
Skills (sports)bowling (Good), ping-pong (Good), skiing (Good), soccer (Good), stick fighting (Good), volleyball (Good)
Experience abroadCentral America: Guatemala
North America: USA
Eastern Europe: Czech Republic, Hungary
South Africa: Namibia
Southern Europe: Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain
Southeast Asia: Thailand
Western Europe: Austria, France, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Switzerland
Immediate working areaZurich
1st residence (federal state)Zurich
Associations