ITS TIME FOR A NEW STAR TO BE BORN IN FILM HEAVEN.

Six young acting talents have been nominated for the Stockholm Rising Star Award. During the festival, one of them will be named this year’s Rising Star, following in the footsteps of the likes of Malin Buska, Alicia Vikander, Malin Crepin and last year’s Filip Berg.

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EVIN AHMAD

Evin Ahmad, born 1990, has studied on Stockholms Dramatiska Högskola 2012 - 2015. She was recently acclaimed for her acting as main character in »Dröm vidare«. An young women that tries to find her place in the world after doing her years in prison. Evin Ahmad is nominated for her hailed performance in the leading role as Mirja in »Beyond Dreams« and her part in »Vilken Jävla Cirkus«.

Movies and prevoius TV productions

2017 Vilken jävla cirkus

2017 Girls of the Sun

2017 Dröm Vidare

2015 Beck

2015 Ögon Blå

2013 112 Aina

2007 Ett öga rött                                                                            

 

GUSTAV LINDH

Gustav Lindh, born 1995, studies at Teaterhögskolan in Malmö. His breakout performance was as Elias Malmgren in »The Circle«, while his most notable recent role is in Helena Bergström’s »Vilken Jävla Cirkus«, for which he is nominated. 

Movies and prevoius TV productions

2017 Vilken jävla cirkus 

2017 Friskt vatten

2016 Springfloden

2015 Jordskott

2015 Cirkeln

2012 Vi

 

 

JULIUS FLEISCHANDERL

Julius Fleischanderl, born 1993, made his debut at a young age in the TV-series »Om Du Var Jag« and was seen in »Young Sophie Bell«. His major breakthrough was in the role of Niklas in »Sami Blood«, for which he is nominated.

Movies and prevoius TV productions

2016 Sameblod

2015 Young Sophie Bell

2015 The inspector and the sea

2015 Welcome to Sweden

2013 Ceasar

2012 Repressed

2005 Om du var jag

 

 

GIZEM ERDOGAN

Gizem Erdogan, born 1987, has studied on Teaterhögskolan i Malmö, 2012-2015. Erdogan ad a minor part in »Underdog« in 2014 and is nominated for her starring role of Sarah in »Beyond Dreams« from 2017.

 Movies and prevoius TV productions

2017 Dröm vidare 

2017 Nattbarn

2017 En flickas hämnd

2017 Innan vi dör

2015 Rope Piece

2014 Svenskjävel

 

 

LENE CECILIA SPARROK

Lene Cecilia Sparrok, born 1997, is a Sami actress and reindeer herder from Norway. She is nominated for her acting debut in »Sami Blood« from 2016.

Movies and prevoius TV productions

2016 Sameblod

 

 

 

 

 

 

CAN DEMIRTAS

Can Demirtas, born 1986, is an actor and scriptwriter. Got his major breakthrough earlier this year in the audience favorite »A Hustler’s Diary«, for which he is nominated. He played the character of Metin – and also wrote the script.

Movies and prevoius TV productions

2016 Måste gitt 

2010 Res dej inte!

2009 Knäcka