Barry Atsma

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Languages

Dutch/Flemish, English, French, German

Born

1972

Location

Utrecht

Height

186 cm

Haircolor

blonde

Eyecolor

blue-green

Nationality

Netherlands

Skills

Salsa, Drivers Licence - car, Alpine Skiing, Football, Golf, Hockey, Horse Riding, Juggling, Tennis, Volleyball

Education

1996 Academy of Performing Arts Utrecht
1992 Propaedeutics, Legal Studies, University Utrecht

IN MY FATHER'S GARDEN Golden Calf - Nominated for Best Actor Leading Role (2016)
STRICKEN Rembrandt Award Audience Award - Best Actor Leading Role (2010)
HANNAHANNAH Golden Calf - Nominated for Best Actor Supporting Role (2007)
BAD BANKS - SEASON 1 Deutscher Schauspielpreis - Best Actor Leading Role (2018)
BAD BANKS - SEASON 1 Deutsche Akademie für Fernsehen - Best Actor Leading Role (2018)
BAD BANKS - SEASON 2 Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best Actor (2020)

Agent

Lutz Schmökel
Above The Line, München
+49 (0)89 599 08 4-13

Filmography Selection

Cinema/TV Theatre Miscellaneous

2020

ALTE FREUNDE
ARD/Degeto
Production: Fandango Film
Director: Florian Froschmayer

BLACKOUT
Joyn
Production: Wiedemann & Berg Television
Director: Lancelot von Naso, Oliver Rihs
6 x 45 min

DU SOLLST NICHT LÜGEN
Sat1
Production: Filmpool Fiction
Director: Jochen Alexander Freydank
4 x 45 min

2019

BAD BANKS - SEASON 2
ZDF/Arte
Production: Letterbox Filmproduktion
Director: Christian Zübert
6 x 50 min
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best Drama-Series
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best Actor (2020)

THE ROOK
Starz
Production: Lionsgate
Director: Sunu Gonera, Kari Skogland, China Moo-Young

2018

THE SPLIT
BBC
Production: BBC
Director: Jessica Hobbs

TATORT - DAS MONSTER VON KASSEL
HR
Production: HR
Director: Umut Dag

2017

THE MAN WITH THE IRON HEART
Cinema (Distributor: GEM Entertainment)
Production: Légende Films
Director: Cédric Jimenez

THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD
Cinema (Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox)
Production: Millenium Films
Director: Patrick Hughes

THE RESISTANCE BANKER
Cinema (Distributor: Dutch FilmWorks)
Production: NL Film
Director: Joram Lürsen

2016-2017

BAD BANKS - SEASON 1
ZDF/Arte
Production: Letterbox Filmproduktion
Director: Christian Schwochow
6 x 50 min
Grimme Preis - Best Fiction (2019)
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Best Drama Series (2019)
Goldene Kamera - Nominated for Best Series (2019)
Romy - Nominated for Best TV-Series (2019)
International Emmy Awards - Nominated for Best Drama Series (2019)
Deutscher Schauspielpreis - Best Actor Leading Role (2018)
Deutsche Akademie für Fernsehen - Best Actor Leading Role (2018)

2015

IN MY FATHER'S GARDEN
Cinema (Distributor: September Film)
Production: NL Film
Director: Ben Sombogaart
Golden Calf - Nominated for Best Actor Leading Role (2016)

MANNENHARTEN 2
Cinema (Distributor: Dutch FilmWorks)
Production: NL Film
Director: Mark de Cloe

ZURICH
Cinema (Distributor: Zorro Film)
Production: Viking Film
Director: Sacha Polak

EPISODES
BBC 2
Production: Showtime
Director: Iain B. MacDonald

CHARLOTTE LINK: DIE LETZTE SPUR
ARD/Degeto
Production: UFA Fiction
Director: Andreas Herzog

2014

ACCUSED
Cinema (Distributor: Independet Films)
Production: Rinkel Film
Director: Paula van der Oest

ALLES MUSS RAUS - EINE FAMILIE RECHNET AB
ZDF
Production: MOOVIE
Director: Dror Zahavi

BEGIERDE - MORD IM ZEICHEN DES ZEN
ARD/Degeto
Production: Zeitsprung Pictures
Director: Brigitte Bertele

TATAU
BBC Three
Production: Touchpaper Television
Director: Michael Hurst

2013

KENAU
Cinema (Distributor: ITN Distribution)
Production: Fu Works
Director: Maarten Treurniet

HECTOR AND THE SEARCH OF HAPPINESS
Cinema (Distributor: Wild Bunch)
Production: Egoli Tossell Film
Director: Peter Chelsom

IN YOUR NAME
Cinema (Distributor: Cinéart)
Production: Lemming Film
Director: Marco van Geffen

GÖTTLICHE FUNKEN
ARD/Degeto
Production: ndF: neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft
Director: Maria von Heland

2012

MANNENHARTEN
Cinema (Distributor: Dutch FilmWorks)
Production: NL Film
Director: Mark de Cloe

QUIZ
Cinema (Distributor: Benelux Film Distributors)
Production: Tom de Mol Productions
Director: Dick Maas

VAN GOGH, EEN HUIS VOOR VINCENT
EO
Production: Endemol
Director: Pim van Hoeve

2011

TAPED
Cinema (Distributor: Independent Films)
Production: NL Film
Director: Diederik van Rooijen

HET GORDIJNPALEIS VAN OLLIE HARTMOED
VPRO
Production: Lemming Film
Director: Norbert ter Hal

HART TEGEN HARD
Net5
Production: Talpa Fictie
Director: Will Koopman

2010

LOFT
Cinema (Distributor: Independent Films)
Production: Millstreet Films
Director: Antoinette Beumer

2009

STRICKEN
Cinema (Distributor: Camino Filmverleih)
Production: Eyeworks Film
Director: Reinout Oerlemans
Golden Calf - Best Actor Leading Role (2010)
Rembrandt Award Audience Award - Best Actor Leading Role (2010)

THE STORM
Cinema (Distributor: Universal Pictures International)
Production: NL Film
Director: Ben Sombogaart

TWO EYES STARING
Cinema (Distributor: Independent Films)
Production: Accento Films
Director: Elbert van Strien

AMSTERDAM
Cinema (Distributor: Benelux Film Distributors)
Production: Lagestee Film BV
Director: Ivo van Hove

REMAINS
Cinema
Production: Webster & Moeskops
Director: Aniëlle Webster
Short Film

ONE DAY
VPRO/NPS
Production: Ijswater Films
Director: Jaap van Heusden

2008

MORRISON GETS A BABY SISTER
Cinema (Distributor: Warner Bros. Entertainment)
Production: BosBros. Film & TVProductions
Director: Barbara Bredero

2007

GOOISCHE VROUWEN
RTL4
Production: Endemol Entertainment
Director: Will Koopman

THE PRINCE AND THE GIRL
VPRO
Production: Motel Films
Director: Peter de Baan

2006

HANNAHANNAH
Cinema (Distributor: A-Film Distribution)
Production: Zoo Pictures
Director: Annemarie van de Mond
Golden Calf - Nominated for Best Actor Supporting Role (2007)

WILLEMSPARK
VPRO
Production: Stormy Minutes
Director: Antoinette Beumer

2005

NIGHTRUN
Cinema (Distributor: A-Film Distribution)
Production: Waterland Film & TV
Director: Dana Nechushtan

I EMBRACE YOU WITH A THOUSEND ARMS
Cinema (Distributor: A-Film Distribution)
Production: IDTV Film
Director: Willem van de Sande Bakhuysen

FOK JOU!
NPS
Production: Motel Films
Director: Hanro Smitsman

WALTZ
VPRO-VARA-NPS
Production: Bos Bros Films & TV
Director: Norbert ter Hall

2004

SPOON
Cinema (Distributor: Warner Bros. Entertainment)
Production: Lemming Film
Director: Willem van de Sande Bakhuysen

2003

FATHER'S AFFAIR
Cinema (Distributor: Independent Films)
Production: 24fps Productions
Director: Maarten Treurniet

2002-2004

ROZENGEUR & WODKA LIME
RTL4
Production: Endemol Entertainment
Director: Rene Höcker

2002

BAANTJER
RTL4
Production: Endemol Entertainment
Director: Bobby Eerhart

2012

DIE KATZE AUF DEM HEISSEN BLECHDACH
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Jacob Derwig

HUSBANDS
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

2011

PLATONOV / IVANOV
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Eric de Vroedt

2010

TRILOGIE DER SOMMERFRISCHE
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

2009

ANTIGONE - KREON - ÖDIPUS
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Thibaud Delpeut

2008

ANGELS IN AMERICA
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

RÖMISCHE TRAGÖDIEN
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

2007

BRITANNICUS
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Thibaud Delpeut

2006

HEDDA GABLER
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

MADAME DE SADE
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Krystof Warlikowski

2005

DENNE
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Leon Voorberg

PERFECT WEDDING
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

BETROGEN
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Peter van Kraaij

2004

ONKEL WANJA
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Olivier Provily

2003

DREI SCHWESTERN
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

2002

OTHELLO
Toneelgroep Amsterdam
Director: Ivo van Hove

2010

CANDY
Diabetes Fund Netherlands

2008

POSITHYPUS
Theatre Director at TAMTAM-Festival

2006-2012

AMBASSADOR FOR DIABETES FUND NETHERLANDS

2005

GUEST CURATOR MUSEUM UTRECHT

2004

JURY "GOLDEN CALF", DUTCH FILMFESTIVAL

2003

SUIKER
Theatre Director for Mom-Productions

2002

LADIES AND LOSERS
Theatre Director for De Paardenkathedraal