Born of east-prussian descent (that´s were I got my high cheek-bones) acting has been my passion early on. It made me leave a boring small town in Bavaria to study in New York, Rome, London. Am fluently speaking english, italian and some spanish. Have worked on german and international TV-and Film Productions, i.e. as the antagonist in two seasons of "VERLIEBT IN BERLIN" (German TV AWARD), the german version of "UGLY BETTY"" ; as archeologist Dr. Becker in the BBC Series "BONEKICKERS", as co-star Helene Weigel, wife of Bertolt Brecht in "THE EMPTY PLAN" by Kirschner-Panos,, film won the prestigious DEREK JARMAN AWARD, as russian double-agent in "THE THIRD FALCON" dir. by scottish director Robbie Moffat. Film will be presented in Cannes this year. as a despaired mother loosing her child in "MORE THAN FRIENDSHIP" by T. Ehegoetz, film is in post right now. I am represented in Berlin and London. For more info pls check imdb or www.gabriellescharnitzky.com
Since I founded my own acting studio ACTORS LODGE BERLIN in 1999 I am coaching actors, directors and authors from Europe, U.K. and the U.S. www.actorslodge.de
Name: Gabrielle Scharnitzky
Lives in: Berlin, Germany
Unique traits: Multi-lingual: american and british english (excellent), italian (fluent), spanish (basic) and some french
Film by Elementary Pictures / Guy Ritchie Mrs. von Hofmannsthal / support
THE EMPTY PLAN
Drama by Kirschner-Panos Films / Kirschner-Panos Helene Weigel / Co-Star
VERLIEBT IN BERLIN german version of "UGLY BETTY"
Television by Grundy UFA Berlin, Hans-Henning Borgelt Sophie von Brahmberg / Main Cast
DEREK JARMAN AWARD for "THE EMPTY PLAN"
GERMAN TV AWARD for "STURM DER LIEBE"
GERMAN TV AWARD for "VERLIEBT IN BERLIN"
ROSE D´OR FOR "VERLIEBT IN BERLIN"
Bernard Hiller Master Class, London
Susan Batson, New York
Uta Hagen, New York
Geraldine Baron, New York
Academy of the Arts, Berlin
Dominic de Fazio, Rome