Elijah Knight

Elijah Knight

Main agency
Caprice Crawford
+49 172 3088 868
caprice@crawfordtalents.com
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Maëlle Venin
maelle@venin-lagence.com
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Information

Acting age
20 - 35 years
Place of birth
Lausanne
Height (cm)
170
Weight (in kg)
77
Eye color
green brown
Hair color
Blond
Hair length
Medium
Stature
athletic-muscular
Housing options
Munich, Rome, Vienna, Paris, Budapest, Bratislava, Cologne, London, Berlin, Lyon, İstanbul
Nationality
German, Swiss
Languages
German(native-language)English(native-language)French(native-language)Chinese
Dialects
Basel German(native dialect)Zürich GermanLondon (English)St.-Galler GermanCanadian-EnglishAmerican
Accents
American
Sport
FitnessIce HockeyMartial ArtsFree ClimbingDiving
Dance
Hip hopChoreographyBollywood dance
Profession
Action / Martial arts actor, Actor, Comedian
Singing
Improvisation
Pitch
Baritone
Driver's licenses
Car class

Vita entries

Professional background

2021 Audition Coaching Christof Oswald SFS Swiss Film School - 2020 Glaus Casting Seminar mit Corinna Glaus (Schweiz) - 2019 Master classes TROY´s Stunt Team Film-Fighting & Stunts (Beijing, China) - 2018 - 2019 RSS Medienschule Diplomierter Radioredaktor - 2015 - 2018 Acting Master Classes ZES (Centre for acting Zürich) & Private Acting Lessons with Marco Hausammann-Gilardi

Other Education & Training

FOCAL Workshop with Giles Foreman Centre for Acting London
All about Me(dia) Seminar - Media Presence for Actors with Delia Marti
Audition Coaching Christof Oswald
Glaus Casting Seminar
TROY´s Action Team
University of St.Gallen (HSG)
RSS Media School
Zentrum für Entwicklung im Schauspiel Zürich (ZES)
Zentrum für Entwicklung im Schauspiel Zürich (ZES)
Zentrum für Entwicklung im Schauspiel Zürich (ZES)
University of St.Gallen (HSG)
Zürcher Hochschule der Künste ZHDK

Awards

Best Actor (Film Nocturnal) (nominated) (Short film)
Zürich Film Festival (nominated) (Moodfilm)
Acting Award Swiss Talent Screen Awards (Drama)
Winner St. Gallen´s got Talent (Drama)

Film

The Blue Safe (Cinema film)
George (SR) Uwe Schwarzwalder Written by: Uwe Schwarzwalder
Zürich 2048 (Short film)
Matteo (SR) Christian Jankovski Producer: Visual Monkeys Written by: Christian Jankovski
INERTIA (Drama)
Jesse (LR) Thomas Scholte Producer: ZHDK Zürcher Hochschule der Künste
SEMRET (Cinema film)
Daniel (OR) Caterina Mona Producer: Cinédokké Sagl
Lord of the Rings - Battles of the Fords of Isen (Cinema film)
Dunhere (Rohirrim) (LR) Sven Würgler Producer: Lars Würgler Distribution: Silma Production Casting director: Sven Würgler
Triad Power (Mini series)
中国朋友 (SR) Brian Pinkus Producer: Brian Pinkus Distribution: Lightflash Productions
Loner (Short film)
Thomas (Nurse) (SR) Yanis Kaiser Producer: Yanis Kaiser Distribution: Jugendhaus Münchenstein Casting director: Yanis Kaiser
FUGAZI (Series)
Juri (SR) Steve McLee Producer: Steve McLee Productions Distribution: Vimeo Pay TV
Prinzessin (Cinema film)
Enzo (OR) Peter Luisi Producer: Spotlight Media Productions Distribution: Swiss Television / Zürich Film Festival Casting director: Christian Casper Central Casting (for small roles)
NOCTURNAL (Short film)
Aaron (ex-gang member / whistleblower) (LR) Cédric Spozio Producer: Cédric Spozio Distribution: Film festivals; social media
Jusqu´ici, tout va bien (Ambient movie)
Mike, Policeman (OR) Leon Schwitter Producer: EXIT Filmkollektiv GmbH
Vergäh (Short film)
Stefan (bester Freund des Protagonisten und Versicherungsmakler) (SR) Lukas Hauri Distribution: Malonic Studios / Salvation Army
UBS Kids Cup - The Movie (Eventfilm)
Agent Kowalski (SR) Team Yoveo Distribution: yoveo content AG; UBS Kids Cup
Sunrise - The Movie (Educational production)
Howard - Salesman (LR) Tapir Filmatelier Distribution: Sunrise Marketing Division
Pic(k) Me (Short film)
Jim (Best friend of protagonist) (SR) Simone Edelmann Distribution: Independent / film festivals
Jusqu´ici, tout va bien (Short film)
Mike, Policeman (OR) Leon Schwitter Producer: Leon Schwitter Distribution: EXIT Filmkollektiv GmbH
Hero to Zero (Short film)
Zero (LR) Adrien Juhas Producer: Adrien Juhas Distribution: Zürich Film Festival 72 Contest
The Last Laowai (最后的老外) (Short film)
Old foreign villain (老外) (antagonist) (LR) Tse Chun Yi & Elijah Knight Producer: Maximilian Faulhammer Distribution: Beijing Film Academy Casting director: Tse Chun Yi
Rise of the Fairy Tales (Cinema film)
Mirror of the witch (OR) Sven Keller Producer: Stephan Zehnder Distribution: SAE Institute Zürich
Thug Love (Short film)
Homosexual Gangster (LR) Pascal Schmidlin Distribution: Zürich Film Festival 72 Contest
Retrograders (Short film)
Thomas (Drug Dealer) (SR) Visual Storytelling Crew Universität St. Gallen Distribution: IMT University St. Gallen (HSG)
Stadt, Land, Flütsch (Pilot)
Philipp (Blackmailer) (LR) Isabelle Oechsli Producer: Visual Storytelling Crew University St. Gallen Distribution: IMT University St. Gallen (HSG)
Drone (Short film)
Steve (Action hero) (LR) Cédric Spozio Distribution: Filmwerk St. Gallen

Television

I Can See Your Voice Staffel 2 Episode 5 (TV show)
Elijah, Der Eishockeytorhüter (LR) Producer: Trésor TV Station: RTL Deutschland
Es geschah am ... Das Attentat von Zug (Documentary fiction)
Guido - Polizist und stellvertretender Einsatzleiter (OR) Daniel von Aarburg Station: SRF Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen

Theater

The American Dream (Drama)
Antonio Abruzzi (LR) Natalie Sameli Producer: The Same Productions Theater: The SAME Productions Written by: Natalie Sameli
Die Glasspur (Drama)
Maxi Hell (Engineer) (SR) Nathalie Samedi Producer: Nathalie Samedi Theater: THE SAME Productions
Wie von Geisterhand
Vari Varivarivarinoff Streicher (superstar violinist) Nathalie Samedi Producer: Nathalie Samedi Theater: THE SAME Productions
ASHES (Operetta)
Harbard (Viking Wanderer) (OR) Theater: INKO Theatre group
Caligula (Drama)
Cherea (SR) A. Hophan Producer: University St. Gallen Theater: Stuthe St. Gallen
Container Paris (Drama)
Hans Gröthe (SR) Tim Kramer Producer: University St. Gallen Theater: Stuthe St. Gallen
Der Gemeindepräsident (Drama)
Muammar Gallafi (OR) Benjamin Gertsch Producer: University St. Gallen Theater: Stuthe St. Gallen
Onkel Wanja (Drama)
Onkel Wanja aka Iwan Petrowitsch (LR) Benjamin Gertsch Producer: University St. Gallen Theater: Stuthe St. Gallen
Graf Öderland (Drama)
Wolfgang Schweiger (Murderer) (SR) Benjamin Gertsch Producer: University St. Gallen Theater: Stuthe St. Gallen
MacBeth (Drama)
MacDuff (SR) Benjamin Gertsch Producer: University St. Gallen Theater: Stuthe St. Gallen
Herkules und der Stall des Augias (Drama)
Kambyses (der Stallknecht) (SR) Benjamin Gertsch Producer: University St. Gallen Theater: Stuthe St. Gallen

Audio

LOOM - Die digitale Lernplattform (Narrator)
Narrator (LR) Elijah Knight Producer: University St. Gallen Distribution: Knight TV Productions
Radio Broadcasting toxic.fm (Speaker)
Radio Broadcaster (Radio reports & news) (LR) Philipp Kröger Producer: Elijah Knight Distribution: toxic.fm

Commercial

Gehrig Takeaway Delivery (Industry movie)
Matterhorn Zermatt Bergbahnen AG (Commercial)
INTERNAL Corporate film Sunrise UPC - 4 Steps to Success (Commercial)
Schweizer Post: Mobile-Abos erfrischend günstig in Ihrer Filiale (Commercial)
Und, wo ist dein Raclette-Stübli? (Commercial)
Limmat-Böötle: Wie viele Regeln kennst du? | ewz.energie (Commercial)
INTERNAL Corporate Film Sunrise - 5 Steps to Success (Industry movie)
Pfooze Drinks (Commercial)
Salesforce - Stockwatchers Analytics (Industry movie)
Jerry (Stock Analyst) (LR)
Swiss Life - "Interaction" (Industry movie)
EWL Fernwärme (Commercial)
Schweiz Tourismus (Commercial)
Ottiger Konfitüren (Commercial)
SBB Commercial (Commercial)
Bystronic SF Testimonials (Industry movie)
One or Two (Sprachschule Schneider) (Commercial)
Zeitschatz.ch (Commercial)
Sunrise 4G vs 5G (Commercial)
Zukrass.ch (Commercial)
Sika (Industry movie)
These Grips (Commercial)
Swiss National Ice Hockey Team (Commercial)
Tischgespräche (Commercial)
Aromat-Man (Spec-Spot)
Dein Robert (Commercial)