Johan Backstrom

Johan Backstrom

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company / Venue
  • 2017
    Philip
    Film (Short)
    Who is my neighbour?
    Jurri Ferri
  • 2016
    Supporting
    Film (Short)
    The Missing Painting
    Mario Manas
    Goldsmiths
    London, UK
  • 2016
    Lead
    Film (Short)
    Time
    Gunel Gadirova
  • 2012
    Gordon
    Film (Short)
    The retirement plan
    Sam Lester
    Pure Cell ltd
  • 2012
    Robert
    Film (Student)
    Connection
    Danielle Adekoya
  • 2009
    American Tourist
    Commercial
    Arsenal Charity ad for Great Ormond Street Hospital
    Sam Washington
  • 2009
    Lead
    Film (Short)
    Double Tracks
    Sage Einarsen
    NYU
    New York
  • 2008
    Football fan (Swedish)
    Voice Over
    Euro Cup 2008
    Lee Kerr
  • 2008
    Lead
    Film (Student)
    Baby Girl
    Jermaine Cole
  • 2008
    Supporting
    Film (Short)
    Interstices
    Alessia Chiappino
    CSM Art and Design
  • 2008
    Lead
    Film (Short)
  • 2007
    Lead
    Film (Short)
    Surprise Me
    Nora Biscotti
    NYU
    New York
  • 2007
    Lead
    Film (Short)
    Strange Relationship
    Daniel Bevan
    NYU
    New York
  • 2007
    Supporting
    Film (Short)
    Dream Date
    Aaron Livinson
    Aaron Film
    New York
  • 2007
    Lead
    Film (Short)
    In a World Of my Own
    Claudia Heinz
    NYFA
    New York
  • 2006
    Lucifer
    Theatre
    Dr Faustus
    Josh Allen
    New York Fringe Festival
    New York
  • 2001
    Proctor
    Theatre
    The Crucible
    Dag Norgard
    Sillen Theatre
    Sweden
  • 2001
    Lead
    Film (Short)
    The Politician
    Mikael Andersson
    Kulturama Film
    Sweden
  • 2000
    Franz
    Theatre
    Garbage:The City and Death
    Therese Bergman
    FB Theatre
    The Studio Scene/ Sweden
  • 2000
    Lead
    Film (Short)
    The Dinner
    Sara Nilsson
    Kulturama Film
    Sweden
  • 2000
    Supporting
    Film (Student)
    Dog is Watching
    Johan Melin
    Stockholm Film School
    Sweden
  • 1999
    Lead
    Theatre
    Out of a clinched fist
    Ellen Hjelm
    JoBa Theatre
    Sweden
  • 1997
    Cradeaue
    Theatre
    No Exit
    Johanna Huss
    Theatre Plaza
    Sweden

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2016
    A deeper approach to Stanislavski
    2016, A deeper approach to Stanislavski
    City lit
  • 2014
    Private Coaching
    Stephanie Sales
    2014, Private Coaching
    Stephanie Sales
  • 2014
    Stanislavski Workshop
    2014, Stanislavski Workshop
    city Lit
  • 2006
    1 yr. Acting
    Stella Adler Academy Of Acting, Los Angeles
    2006, 1 yr. Acting
    Stella Adler Academy Of Acting, Los Angeles
  • 2005
    1 yr. Acting
    Stella Adler Studio Of Acting, New York
    2005, 1 yr. Acting
    Stella Adler Studio Of Acting, New York
  • 2004
    3 Months. Acting
    HB Studio, New York
    2004, 3 Months. Acting
    HB Studio, New York
  • 2003
    2 yr. Acting
    Vardinge Folk Hogskola, Sweden
    2003, 2 yr. Acting
    Vardinge Folk Hogskola, Sweden

About me

Dedicated talented Swedish Actor who successfully played both dramatic and comedic parts.
Are as comfortable on stage as in front of the camera.

“Open Minded” - “Easy To Work With” - “Strong Presence” - ”Supportive Attitude”
is what Directors and Actors says about working with me.


Oct 2016

"This guy's ability to portray emotion....WOW! Pleasure working with the very talented Johan Backstrom!"

Joe Worthy, Director
WE Pictures

Skills

Skin Colour
White
Hair Length
Bald / Crew Cut
Native accent
Swedish
Accents (North American)
General American
Accents (International)
Scandinavian, Swedish
Languages Spoken
English, Swedish
Interested in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Improvisation, Music Videos, Online, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TV, Voice Over
Experienced in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV, Voice Over
General Dance Skills
Folk
Stage Combat Skills
No
Perform nude?
No