Shooting Stars 2007. - 25 Most Talented Young European Actorsby nativaiva | created - 28 Feb 2015 | updated - 28 Feb 2015 | Public
Each year, European Film Promotion (EFP), a network of promotion and marketing organisations from 35 European countries, presents the most talented young actors from throughout Europe to the press, public and industry during the Berlin International Film Festival. Actors with established national careers are suddenly on the international stage at the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival. Among the actors recognized with the SHOOTING STARS AWARD over the years are such top-flight actors as Daniel Craig, Ludivine Sagnier, Daniel Brühl, Rachel Weisz, Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu, Carey Mulligan, Johanna Wokalek, Andrea Riseborough and Nina Hoss.
Actor | Max Manus
Nicolai Cleve Broch was born on November 14, 1975 in Oslo, Norway. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Max Manus: Man of War (2008), Uro (2006) and Seks som oss (2004). He has been married to Heidi Gjermundsen since December 2004. They have two children.
Actor | The Wind that Shakes the Barley
Pádraic was born on November 6th 1977 in County Wexford, Ireland. He studied at Trinity College Dublin and graduated in 2001. His first film, The Wind That Shakes The Barley, won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 2006. He is also known for The Tudors (2008), Blackthorn (2011) and ...
Actor | Eiðurinn
Gisli Gardarsson, born in Iceland but grew up in Norway where he started his acting career. He is now more or less based in the UK.
He finished a four year acting degree at the Icelandic Academy of the Arts, graduating in the year 2001.
Gisli is a founder of the internationally acclaimed theatre and ...
10. Klára Issová
Actress | Killing Jesus
Klara was born in 1979 in Prague to a Czech mother and a Syrian father. Acting soon proved to be her calling, and she followed her early drama lessons by enrolling at the Conservatory of Dramatic Arts. Her first major role came when she was only 15 in the movie Indianske leto (Indian Summer, 1995),...
12. Kevin Janssens
Actor | Revenge
Kevin Janssens (°1979) studied at the Studio Herman Teirlinck (Antwerp) and got his first important role in his last year of his studies, when he was asked to play the leading role in a mini TV series about a boxer called KING OF THE WORLD, by Guido Henderickx. Continuously, he performed several ...
13. Mélanie Laurent
Actress | Inglourious Basterds
Mélanie Laurent was born in Paris, France. She is the daughter of Annick, a ballet teacher, and Pierre, a voice actor, who is most recognized for the French version of The Simpsons (1989). She has a younger brother, Mathieu, and has both Sephardi Jewish (from Tunisia) and Ashkenazi Jewish (from ...
18. Maria Popistasu
Actress | Marti, dupã Crãciun
Born on the 21 of January 1980 in Bucharest Romania, Maria Popistasu graduated in 1998 an art high school, stage design department and in 2002 graduates The National University of Theater and Film from Bucharest, the acting department. While still a student she collaborated with the National ...
19. Halina Reijn
Actress | Valkyrie
Halina Reijn was 6 when she decided to become an actress. She grew up in Groningen, a small city in the Netherlands. When she was 20 years old she was accepted by three theatre schools in the Netherlands. She choose to go to the Maastricht theatre academy. In her second year of training, Job ...