Acting as a career requires more than just performing in movies. Most of us think that acting is one of the most straightforward careers as it does not require any specific degree. But that is the wrong perception of peoples towards an actor, and it requires full of dedication and stardom to achieve or to become one of the finest and famous actors. Louis Hofmann is a German actor who starts his acting career in 2006 and gets the leading role in 2011 in German film Tom Swayer for the first time and has won the Bodil Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as German teenager POW in the Danish film Land of Mine 2015.
Who is Louis Hofmann?
Hofman was born in Bensberg, a district of Bergisch-Gladbach, in 1997 on June 3 and grew up in Cologne. His very first experience in front of the camera for Servicezeit, which is an evening magazine program on WDR Fernsehen television network. He is also known for his best performance in Dark (2017), which is a German Netflix Original Series. His famous Debut TV Series/Movies are Danni Lowinski (2010) as Fabian, Ldtke Tom Sawyer (2010).
|Full Name:||Louis Hofmann|
|Best known for:||Actor|
|Date of Birth:||03 June 1997|
|Current Age:||23 years old (in 2020)|
|Net worth:||$8 million|
Louis Hofmann is 23 years old (in 2020), is 5 feet 7 inches tall (in feet), and 1.7m in the meter. He weighs around 63 Kg that is 143lbs. His hair is honey brown in color, and his eyes are blue in color. He looks fantastic with his mid-length hair, and he has also demonstrated many advantages of this hair cut, one of them is you look incredible in hats. German people have a thin and lean body with a square face type similarly, Louis Hofmann has a slim body. He wears a 6(UK) shoe size.
Louis Hofmann is the eldest son of his family. He grew up in Cologne4, Germany, with his father Marov Hofmann and mother Shefna Hofman. He has one youngest brother named Kevin Hofmann.
The most commonly asked question for Louis Hofmann Is he is single? And the answer is Yes. After getting popular in the film industry, he always states that he is single, and he never mentioned it anywhere about his relationship status. Louis Hoffman is currently single. And also, Hofmann doesn’t have any public controversy, rumors, or any legal issues.
According to 2020, Louis Hofmann estimated to have a Net worth of $8 million. And his highest growsing movies are Red Sparrow, Tom Sawyer & The Adventures of Huck Finn.
His first experience with the camera was Service Zeit, an evening magazine program on the WDR Fernsehen television network. It was featured in the part of the program that tested the family’s recreational activities. After working for two and a half years there, Louis decided to join a line of films as an actor and applied for an agency. He was subsequently represented by Agent Schwarz.
In 2009 he appeared in the TV movie Tod in Istanbul and starred in Weisberg and Alarm for Cobra 11 in 2010. After all these efforts, he got his first movie starring role in Tom Sawyer, directed by Hermine Huntgeburth in 2011 from the German film. an adaptation of Mark Twain’s classic novel, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Leon Seidel played the role of Huck Finn, played the soundtrack of the film in the song “Going Barefoot.”
Tom Sawyer’s sequel, The Adventures of Huck Finn, was released on December 20, 2012, in German cinema. Hofmann played the role of guest star in an episode of the TV series Stolberg in 2013, and the same year October 24, he appeared in the comedy The Nearly Perfect Man.
Famous Jonas Kahnwald (Louis Hoffman) with Martha Nielsen (Lisa Vicari)
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Awards and Nominations
The award is appreciation or acceptance of someone’s talent. Similarly, hard-working and deserving actors must need recognization with rewards. Louis Hofmann has always amazed his fans with his adorable performance and his acting skills. He got nominated for the different awards and has also received numerous awards.
Awards nominated and won by Louis Hoffman
|Tokyo International Film Festival||2015||Under sandet (2015)||Won|
|Bavarian Film Awards||2015||Best Young Actor Freistatt (2015)||Won|
|Günter Strack TV Award||2015||Best Young Actor Das Zeugenhaus (2014)||Nominated|
|Danish Film Awards (Robert)||2016||Best Supporting Actor Under sandet (2015)||Nominated|
|German Screen Actors Awards||2016||Best Young Actor Freistatt (2015)||Won|
|Beijing International Film Festival||2016||Best Actor Under sandet (2015)||Won|
|Bodil Awards||2016||Best Supporting Actor Under sandet (2015)||Won|
|Jupiter Award||2017||Best German Actor Die Mitte der Welt (2016)||Nominated|
|Golden Camera, Germany||2018||Best Young Actor Dark (2017)||Won|
|Jupiter Award||2018||Best German TV Actor Dark (2017)||Won|
|Adolf Grimme Awards, Germany||2018||Fiction Dark (2017)||Won|
Inspirational Quotes by Louis Hoffmann
On his long successful journey, he also inspires and motivates his fans with Inspirational quotes. He wants to reflect on the positiveness of his journey through his inspirational quotes. Some of the quotes by Louis Hofmann are listed which will admire you.
“I have finished school and so it’s becoming a real job, and as an actor, you cannot always just play roles. To me, it’s important to live, to be who I am, and then to get out of that because when you play a role, it’s always a bit of yourself. Okay, you can get some things, but that’s why it’s so important to gain life experience in order to act – it’s important to care about this.”
“People feel the need to compare because that’s how they’re going to put it in some box. We’re always putting things in boxes to know what it is and how to describe it.”
Some Interesting fact about Louis Hofmann
Louis Hofmann plays Jonas Kahnwald in the new Netflix DARK series, aimed at the disappearance of two young children in a German city.
Their absence led to the birth of double lives and broken relationships between four families – with a supernatural turn that connects today’s events with the same city in 1986.
Despite being only 20 years old, the German actor Hofmann had already had some credits for his name before going on stage on the German thriller, as well as the original Amazon series You Are Wanted.
· He decided to become an actor when he was 11 years old
Previously Louis had revealed how he had decided to become an actor when he was only 11 years old and had signed up as a representative as an agency. In 2010, Hofmann – born in 1997 – began his career in German cinema and television series. His first significant break came when he starred as Tom Sawyer in a German film adaptation of Mark Twain’s 2011 novel, and then as the same character a year later in an adaptation of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
· He has won the best supporting actor at the ‘Danish Oscars’
One of Louis’ most notable roles to date was Sebastian Schumann’s in 2015 of the Danish historical war film Land of Mine, which has won several awards for international film festivals and was also nominated for the best foreign film at 89 Academy Awards—in early 2017, finally losing a movie from Iran The Salesman. However, Hofmann has also won the Best Supporting Actor Award at the Danish equivalent of the Oscars, the Bodil Awards, the most significant film award ceremony in Denmark.
· 2017 saw his career take off
After starring in Netflix’s original series Dark as Jonas Kahnwald, he sees him in the eighth and tenth episode of series. In 2017 he also did as star Dalton in Amazon original series.
· His favorite actors are Eddie Redmayne and Leonardo DiCaprio
Hofmann previously told Cineuropa that his favorite international actors are Eddie Redmayne and Leonardo DiCaprio, and his favorite German artist is Tom Schilling. He said: “I love their way of acting. Eddie has a very delicate way of acting, and Leonardo is very physical.
· He is in Ralph Fiennes next film
Hofmann is currently filming alongside Ralph Fiennes in his latest film The White Crow, which talks about the blame of Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev in the West.
The film is also directed by Fiennes and dancer Oleg Ivenko as Nureyev. Hofmann said he was “very excited” to be part of the 2018 slate film that will be released.
Though Louis Hoffman has played many roles as gay, he, however, has not revealed his sexual orientation.
The famous yellow raincoat from Dark has been on put on the bid for good cause by Louis Hoffman.
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You can win the original Yellow Rain Coat and the original St. Christophers Pendant from Dark! Worn and loved by @lisa.vicari and me. And the best thing is: you’re doing it for a good cause. LOS FÜR LESBOS 24 artists donate personal objects which can be won by buying a lottery ticket. 80% of the entire proceeds go to the foundation fund Civil Sea Rescue and 20% to Civilfleet. Every Euro donated corresponds to one lottery ticket. The campaign runs from 22.07.2020 from 12 noon until 20.08.2020 until 12 noon. // link in Bio! And thank you so much @volker.bruch for initiating this campaign. #LosForLesbos #LeaveNoOneBehind