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News Archive 2012

 


 

5th-12th December 2012: Playing in the theatre play Tast 2 for personlig betjening (Press 2 for Personal Service) in Bastarden at Huset in Magstræde. The play is produced by MOST Theatre Production, who is Morten Dahl Lützhøft and Steffen Rosenkjær Kristiansen.

 

How do you escape from loneliness? This is the theme in this play of the 4 ordinary people Amalie, Christine, Nicolai and John. Press 2 for Personal Service is the story of unhappy fates, each and every drawn deep into loneliness basically without knowing it.

The two best girlfriends, Amalie and Christine are working at the same office - but their relationship is probably not as clear as they might think. They get daily invites to go out from the mid-life crisis struck John, who soon realizes that something must be done to get out of his loneliness and back to youth. Nicolai, who is hopelessly in love with Amalie, must soon realize that in Amalie's world there are more important things than him. They all continue their lives undisturbed, but the consequences of loneliness is rapidly catching up on them.

The play is written and directed by Morten Dahl Lützhøft.

 

Actors:
Anne Blomsgård Hansen: Amalie
Jacobe Orry: Christine
Jan Tjerrild: John
Lasse Holst-Fuglsang: Nicolai

Press 2 for personal service

 


 

2nd November 2012: Impro Boot Camp Show tonight together with the other participants from Pernille Sørensen's Impro Boot Camp at the Open Café Evening arranged by DSF Studio (The Danish Actors Association).

DSF Studio

 


 

11th October and 8th November 2012: Actor for ACT! in One to One training training Corporate Managers in Situational Leadership II.

ACT!

 


 

30th September 2012: Participating in this year's Theatre Audition for professional actors organized by Scenekunstnetværket Region Midtjylland (The Regional Theatre Network) and The Danish Actors Association and is taking place at Godsbanen in Aarhus. This time I perform with a self composed monologue Unprepared - about not being prepared.

Scenekunstnetværket Region Midtjylland (The Regional Theatre Network)

 


 

21st September 2012: Doing three Illustrative Plays together with ACT! in front of administrative staff at a company over the theme service.

ACT!

 


 

14th September 2012: Performing tonight together with Trine Runge and Poul Storm the improvised performance Forhør (Interrrogation) for the second time at Forsøgsstationen. This time we will try to involve the audience as co-interrogators. Facebook announcement here.

Forhør 2 (Interrrogation 2)

 


 

6th September 2012: Signed a contract today with the Norwegian Acting Agency Showbizz Management.

Showbizz Management

 


 

1st-2nd September 2012: Doing a music video for the band Rum 37 and their song called De Stærke (The Strong). Directed by Esben Blaakilde and produced by Sander Schwartz from Tadaa Film. See the video here.

Rum 37 - De Stærke (The Strong).

 


 

30th August 2012: Undercover assignment as a potential customer making his presentation at a meeting for the top management at the logistics company Bring. The task was to create a virtual character with his own company to come and provoke the participants to get them to think out of the box.

 

"We used Jan as an actor where he played a demanding and strange customer for our top management. The goal was to get people to think out of the box. This was a difficult task with the regard to the set-up. He was very much into the creating of the concept and the result turned out very well. He was very easy working always with a balance and perspectives. Best recommendations."

Arild H. Liland, Vice President Marketing, eCommerce Division at Bring via LinkedIn.

Undercover assignment

 


 

29th August 2012: Actor for ACT! in One to One training training Corporate Managers in Situational Leadership II.

ACT!

 


 

18th August 2012: Performing as Hans Christian Andersen at a large private birthday party and reading the fairy tale The Snail and the Rosebush.

Hans Christian Andersen

 


 

16th August 2012: Doing a job along with two fellow actors as kickstarter and inspiration for the staging of six small plays at a corporate event for a large Danish pharmaceutical company. The themes are the company's behavioral models and the plays are developed with inspiration from the movie Braveheart.

 

"Thank you so much for your great participation in our event. You helped us making it a huge success. All six groups made ​​outstanding performances on stage - wish you had been there."

Assignment booker.

Braveheart

 


 

25th-26th July 2012: Playing a sadistic Home Helper in Deniz Eroglu's short film trilogy The Bedridden Triptych. The trilogy will be a part of this years CPH:DOX. Deniz is finishing his Master at the Art Academy Städelschule in Frankfurt. Morten Jensen is producer on the film. Watch the movie here.

A Practician, a Prophet & a Poor Wretched Soul

 


 

5th July 2012: Actor for ACT! in One to One training training Corporate Managers in Situational Leadership II.

ACT!

 


 

13th June 2012: Job for Alectia in One to One training training Well Being Ambassadors in promoting Well Being Priorities in their respective companies. This time for a company in Espergærde.

Alectia

 


 

11th June 2012: Playing the doctor in the short film Pomme D'amour. The film is written and directed by Magnus Jönsson and is a final test at the Film and Television Production program at Copenhagen Technical College.

 


 

31st May - 5th June 2012: Playing the male lead as the professor in the science fiction short film Den Sjette Dag (The Sixth Day). The film is mainly shot on green screen and contains music and lyrics by the Danish rap group Suspekt. Directed by Martin Buch and produced by Sam Høj - both from Media College Denmark

Den Sjette Dag (The Sixth Day)

 


 

25th May 2012: Conferencier at the Copenhagen premiere of Definitely Dead - a short film western made ​​by Lonetower Visuals. The premiere is held at Filmhuset - Det Danske Filminstitut and begins with the sreening of two other Lonetower Visuals short films - including Mors Dag (Mother's Day). See more here.

Conferencier

 


 

22nd May 2012: Shooting a pilot with the title Balder together with a group from Year No7 at the Super16 Film School. Director is Marie Grahtø Sørensen.

Super16

 


 

1st May 2012: Today the DVD Supernatural Tales including the zombie short film Mors Dag (Mother's Day) and a bunch of other horror short films produced in Denmark is released. See more here.

Supernatural Tales

 


 

30th april 2012: Pedigree has decided to rerun the commercial film "Oral Health Month" that we made for TV last year. See more here.

Pedigree

 


 

28th april 2012: Playing a man in a music video made on Bornholm for Sebastian Oscar. His song is called Miss Sunshine and is directed by Daniel Mühlendorph Jensen and produced together with Rasmus Kahlen.

 


 

19th april 2012: Today I participate in a Casting Presentation for Directors and Casting Directors from the Danish Film and TV Industry, organized by- and taking place at Carmohn Studio. I will be doing the opening scene from the movie Burn After Reading - in the film played by John Malkovich.

Carmohn Studio

 


 

15th april 2012: Today I participate in a Casting Presentation for Directors and Casting Directors from the Danish Film and TV Industry, organized by the Danish Actors Association and taking place at Den Danske Filmskole. I will be doing the opening scene from the movie Burn After Reading - in the film played by John Malkovich.

The Danish Actors Association

 


 

13th-14th april 2012: Playing a rather sleazy nightclub owner in the short film Under Overfladen (Under the Surface) - directed by Mathias Folke-Schiller and produced by Anne Haugbølle Thomsen from Station Next in Aarhus. This is their third year graduation film. See the movie here.

Under Overfladen (Under the Surface)

 


 

26th March 2012: Conferencier together with my colleague Steffen Nielsen at the Aarhus premiere of Definitely Dead - a short film western made ​​by Lonetower Visuals. The premiere is held at BioCity Aarhus and begins with the sreening of two other Lonetower Visuals short films - including Mors Dag (Mother's Day). See more here.

Conferencier

 


 

19th March 2012: Acting in the satire short film Jesus Resurrected as Saint Peter. Directed by Mads Koudal and produced by Half Past Original.

Trailer

 

Extended Trailer

 

 


 

8th March 2012: Together with Trine Runge and Poul Storm we are for the first time performing the improvised performance Forhør (Interrrogation) at ForsøgsstationenForhør is based on Quizoola! by Forced Entertainment, which Trine and I saw at the Theatre festival in Krakow last autumn.

Forhør (Interrogation)

 


 

5th February 2012: The short feature film Upstairs achieves a Robert nomination in the category long fiction. See more here.

Robert nomination

 


 

29th January 2012: Doing some entertainment at a larger company celebration dressed up as a policeman.

Entertainment

 


 

26th January 2012: Job for Alectia, who recently has taken over Healthy Company, in One to One training training Health Ambassadors in promoting Health Priorities in their respective companies. This time for a company in Holstebro.

Alectia

 

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