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Actress

Cecilia Säverman

FACTS:


Actress Cecilia Säverman:

Hometown: Stockholm, Sweden

Height: 170 cm / 5'7''

Eyes: green brown

Hair colour: Dark Brown

Hair: Long, curly

Voice: Soprano

Drivers licence: Yes.


Language: Swedish, native

English, American Standard, fluent advanced

English British, fluent

French and Hebrew, beginner, conversational


Instuments: Ukulele

Basic Guitarr and piano playing


Dance: Jazz, street dance, basic ballet


Special skills: pair acrobatics, riding, improv, choreographer.





AWARDS:

2020: INDIE SHORT FEST - LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

           Dining Room Talk (written, directed, edited and acted in by Cecilia)

           is Official Selection


2019: BROADWAYWORLD SWEDEN AWARDS: Nomination: Best Actress in play

          for her role as Adela in The House of Bernarda Alba.


2019: SWEDISH GALA OF PERFORMING ARTS:  Won the Audience Choice Award             together with the ensemble and team of The House of Bernarda Alba.


2019: STOCKHOLM FRINGE FESTIVAL: Nominated with Gycklargruppen Hyckels                show "Hyckel Vulgäris". 1st runner up at the Audience Choice Award and 2nd            runner up at the Nordic Fringe Network Award.

TRAINING


Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts

Masters Degree in Acting

University of Mälardalen

Musical Acting

Skara Skolscen

Vocational Training for Actors

Uppsala University, Faculty of Music

Classes in Improvised Jazz and Opera

Kulturama

Vocational Training for Musical Actors

Danscenter & Balettakademien

Classes in streetdance, ballet, jazz



WORKSHOP


Elisabeth Sevholt

Dee Cannon

Stefan Marling & Jo Rideout

Workshop in Chubbuck Technique

Workshop in Film Acting

Workshop in Shakespeare

Shari Shaw (LA)

Workshop in Close up Camera Comedy Acting

Keysi Filmfighting

Workshop for Justo Dieguez in Film Fighting Techniques

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STAGE | FILM/TV | COMMERCIAL | MUSIC/ VOICE | NEWSCASTER | MODEL | JESTER | OTHER



STAGE:


2020 DET SISTA SKRIKET, Roslagsteatern. Dir: Sebastian Edgren

2018 -2019 BERNARDAS HUS/ THE HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA, Teater Norra, Part: Adela. Dir: Franciska Löfgren

2018-2019 MITT OCH DITT OCH MITT/ MINE AND YOURS AND MINE Teater De Vill., Dir: Judit Benedek.

2017-2018 SEEK & HIDE, Teater De Vill. Dir: Johan Bössman.

2017-2018 MINNS DU ZENOBIA/ REMEMBER ZENOBIA. Altitudteatern. Role: Lise Meitner. Dir: Siri B. Bengtén.

2017 UNHOLY HYCKEL, Gycklargruppen Hyckel (Jester group) Musician, singer, danser, improviser.


2016-2018 IDENTITET ELEV/ IDENTITY STUDENT, Teater De Vill. Dir: Johan Bössman.

2016-2017 DEN BÄSTA FÖRESTÄLLNINGEN/ THE BEST SHOW, Gycklargruppen Hyckel (Jester Group), Musician, stand-up

2014-2016 ROMEO & ROMEO, At Rickard Production Dir: Catta Neuding, Judith Hollander. Also choreograph.

2015 ANKARBARNET/ THE ANCHOR CHILD, Teater De Vill, Dir: Judit Benedek. Also: trumpet, accordion, Hebrew

2015 PSYKOMANIA/ PSYCHOMANIA, Dr. Benway Production. Dir: Catta Neuding


2014-2015 PUNKMUSIKALEN/ THE PUNK MUSICAL, Teater Matilda/ Södra Teatern. Dir: Sanni Breisch.

2014-2016 KIM OCH PIRATÄVENTYRET/ KIM AND THE PIRACY ADVENTURE, Teater Kaleido. Dir: Judith Hollander & ensemble

2014 THE GREEK & ROCK THING Final production at Academy of Dramatic Arts in Stockholm.

2013 POMPOM MOM, Teater Matilda. Dir: Sanni Breisch

2012 JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, Göta Lejon. Dir: Ronny Danielsson.


2012-2013 DEN LYCKLIGA MÄNNISKAN/ THE HAPPY HUMAN, Teater Kaleido. Dir: Judith Hollander.

2012 DRAMATIZED ADVENTURE TOURS AT THE FEATHER ISLANDS, Teater Kaleido

2012 KIM OCH SMUGGELMYSTERIET/ KIM AND THE SMUGGLER MYSTERY, Teater Kaleido. Dir: Judith Hollander

2011 RAZZLE DAZZLE, Trojkan Nöjesproduktion. Dir: Johan Östlund

20112012 BREV FRÅN LOUISE/ LETTERS FROM LOUISE, Monolog based on a true story from World War ll. Dir: Leif Olsson.


2011 JAKTEN PÅ DEN FÖRSVUNNA GULDRESERVEN/ TREASURE HUNT, The Fort of Karlsborg. Dir: Maria Hörnelius

2010 GASTABUDET, Comedy Art Theatre. Dir: L Per E Pettersson

2010 FANNY & ALEXANDER, Skara Skolscen. Dir: Ingemar Carlehed

2010 THE FULL MONTY, Kolhusteatern. Dir: Judith Hollander



FILM/ TV

2020 ELLEN RIPLEY, Två ljus film, Dir: Anna Nolskog Österlund


2019 DINING ROOM TALK (Parmiddagen). Dir: Julia Boström, Cecilia Säverman. JB Techno Design.

2019 GLOBALA MÅL I SIKTE,, UR play, Jorge Argento, 18 Episodes

2019 SOLEN ÄR 5500 GRADER, Engeli Broberg. Winner of JURYS SPECIAL AWARD at FILM LIVE MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019.

2019 QUEENS, Dir: Christian Arnet, Mia Thermaenius. National TV Channel 4, Cmore. Opening fall 2020 

2019 INGA LINDSTRÖM - LIEBE VERJÄHRT NICHT, ZDF. Dir: Oliver Dieckmann (Germany)

2019 ANIMOSITET, Green Eye Media. Dir: Peder Johansson. (Norway)

2019 VALLES HYGGLO, 2 episodes, True Stories. Dir: Sara Edwardsson.

2019 SISTA RESAN HEM, short. University of Dalarna. Dir: Claude W Johnsson

2019 A GLOVE STORY, short, Sprouting Pictures. Dir: Arantxa Hurtado. Supporting Actress


2018 WAKE UP CALL, short, Grant Production. Dir: Andreas M Grant

2017 I ONDSKANS VÄLDE/ NEST OF EVILl. Arcane Angels Production. Dir: Jonas Nyrén

2017 THE CANNIBAL KING. Hell in Motion. Dir: Fredrik Hellström

2016 WHEN YOU ARE LÄRARE/ TEACHER, web series, 20 episodes. Storstad Medie Produktion and Rooster Film. dir: Max Landergård, Anderas Von Kern, Henrik Von Kern.


2016 MENSMONSTER/ PERIOD MONSTER, short, Trädfabriken. Dir: Mikael Ersson

2016 RAGGA PÅ GYMMET/ GYM FLIRTING, short, Trädfabriken. Dir: Mikael Erssson

2015 SPINDELN/ THE SPIDER, Trädfabriken, Dir: Mikael Ersson

2014 SIGGE, short, Stockholm Film Academy Dir: Elin Ström.

2012 VILJA/ WANTING, short, Kulturama. Dir: Yana Martsynkevych.

2012 PÅ BAR GÄRNING / WE CAUGHT YOU, Meter Film, TV-show. Actress in two episodes.



COMMERCIAL/ INDUSTRIAL/ MUSIC VIDEO

2018 LYKO, FÖR EN PERFEKT YTA (THE PERFECT LOOK), SCHWARTZKOPF. Commercial, Honesty, Watch it here.

2016 AT LEAST I KNOW THIS ABOUT FIRE- THE PRESOLAR SANDS, Music video Dir: Sanni Breisch.

2016 I FEEL QUOTE WHATEVER - SWINGFLY. Music video, Grant Production. Dir: Andreas Grant

2015 SIBIRIEN- VERA VINTER, Music Video. Dir: Sanni Breisch

2012 KAVLI, VÅR SMAKRIKA. Commercial. B-Reel Production. Dir: Magnus Härdner

2012 SWEDBANK, industrial. Contento Wassum.



MUSIC/ VOICE

2019 VIOLENCE IN RELATIONSHIPS, radio theatre, Region Östergötland

2019 CATS FALCK, Radio play. Dir: Matilda Savér

2016 VÄRLDSHYCKELVÄLDE, Record Album Release, Gycklargruppen Hyckel (The Hypocrites). Also on Spotify.

2016 EN HALVDAN PODCAST, P3 Humorhimlen/ Humorprogramme at Swedish National Radio. Voice actress.

2016 WHEN YOU ARE LÄRARE-PODDCAST, Storstad Mediaproduktion, Intro speaker

2015 KONTERA MERA, Trädfabriken, singer

2009 BLUE STRIPE JAZZ BAND, lead singer, improvised jazz



EMCEE/ NEWSCASTER / INTERVIEWER

2019 VÄSTERÅS FILMFESTIVAL, host and award presenter at the Award Ceremony

2019 ZILLOMAN EVENT, Emcee/ host at, Erikslund Shoppingfestival

2019 STHLM WRESTLING, Interviewing the teams.

2018 STHLM WRESTLING, News Anchor for their Youtube Channel



JESTER / IMPROV


2018 Comedy show with Gycklargruppen Hyckel (jester group) at the famous jazz club Nalen in Stockholm.

2018 UNHOLY HYCKEL, Gycklargrupppen Hyckel, singing, dancing, ukulele, pyrotechniques, impro

2016-2017 DEN BÄSTA FÖRESTÄLLNINGEN/ THE BEST SHOW, Gycklargruppen Hyckel, singing, acrobatics, ukulele

2015-2019 Comedy shows with Gycklargruppen Hyckel at various markets and out door places

2015-2018 IMPRO AF SCHLAGER, Bastardus Sans, Improvised Eurovision Festival, singing

2014 IMPROBATALJ, Bastardus Sans, Impro Games at the Medieval Festival in Visby, Gotland.



MODEL


2018 FROSTNOVAZ, Project: Vermillion. Art. permafrostmedia.com

2016 SYNERTIAL, motion capture clothing. Fotograf: Kristin Carlén

2015 TILLSKÄRARAKADEMIEN, catwalk at Södra Teatern

2015 ZILLOMAN EVENT, catwalk at Erikslunds Köpcenter

2014 MERCDES BENZ FASHION WEEK, catwalk for Malin Ungas design



OTHER FILM & STAGE JOBS


2018 GRETAS B&B, Dark Duck Studio, First Assistant Director

2017 MOTION CAPTURE Imagination Studios Uppsala/ Goodbye Kansas. Video game.

2017 IDENTITY MASK Identity Mask. Director and script writer for 10 short sketches with Teater De Vill.




Miscellaneous


Awards:


2019: Won the Audience Choice Award at the Swedish Gala of Performing Arts (Scenkonstgalan). together with the ensemble of The House of Bernarda Alba.


2018: Nominated together with the ensemble at the Swedish Gala of Performing Arts, Audience Award with the play Minns du Zenobia? (Remember Zenobia?)


2017 & 2016: Nominee for the "Artisternas Hatt" Award for Best Actress in Short Film, for her performance in Spindeln/ The Spider, produced by Trädfabriken.




Other experience:

2005: Scholarship from Emerichfonden for an essay about rasism in Sweden.


2005: Scholarship from Zonta International because of her work with making young girls feel strong and confident through basketball in YMCA/YWCA in Sweden.


Drama teacher for children ages 6-15.


Drama teacher for asylum seeking, non swedish/ english speaking children ages 6-17.


Basketball coach for kids ages 6-15 at YMCA/YWCA 2002-2006


Studied the first half of the Politices Kandidat/ Masters of Political Science program at Uppsala University.


Worked for Save The Children.


Have gone bungyjumping, parasailing and paragliding. Tried bouldering.


Competed in horseback riding (Dressage and jumping) for several years, until 2004.




Copyright  2011-2020 Cecilia Säverman