Louis Hofmann is a German actor who is famous for playing the lead character Jonas Kahnwald in the Netflix series “Dark”. He is a celebrated actor with numerous awards.
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Louis Hofmann was born on June 3, 1997, in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany to father Marov Hofmann and mother Shefna Hofmann. He was raised in Cologne. He has a brother, Kevin Hofmann.
He began his acting career at the age of 9, with a role in the German film “Tom Sawyer” in 2011. Hofmann gained international recognition for his performance in the Netflix original series “Dark” (2017-2020), where he played the lead role of Jonas Kahnwald. The series became a worldwide hit, and Hofmann’s portrayal of the troubled character earned him critical acclaim.
Prior to “Dark”, Hofmann had already made a name for himself in the German film industry. He won the Best Actor award at the Bavarian Film Awards in 2015 for his role in the film “Land of Mine”, and also starred in the critically acclaimed drama “Center of My World” in 2016.
In addition to acting, Hofmann is also interested in music and has played the guitar since he was a child. He also enjoys sports such as soccer and tennis.
Hofmann is known for his reserved and private personality, and rarely shares details about his personal life in public.
Louis Hofmann Movies and TV Shows
Der verlorene Vater, Tod in Istanbul, Danni Lowinski (2010), Tom Sawyer (2011), Die Abenteuer des Huck Finn, Wilsberg (2012), The Almost Perfect Man, Stolberg (2013), Sanctuary, Land of Mine (2015), Centre of My World, Alone in Berlin, Shades of Guilt (2016), Dark (2017–2020), Lommbock, Different Kinds of Rain (2017), Down The River, The New End (2018), Prélude, Deutschstunde, A Piece of Cake (2019), The Forger, Life After Life (2022), Masters of the Air, All the Light We Cannot See, Seneca – On the Creation of Earthquakes (2023)
Louis Hofmann Awards
Hofmann won the following awards;
2012: New Faces Award for Special Award
2014: Bavarian Film Awards for Best Young Actor Sanctuary
2015: Tokyo International Film Festival for Best Actor
2016: Deutscher Schauspielerpreis for Young Talent Prize, Bodil Awards for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Beijing International Film Festival for Best Actor, German Film Award for Special Award for Acting
2017: Berlin International Film Festival and Askania Award for Shooting Stars Awards (Both)
2018: Goldene Kamera for Junior Actor Prize
Louis Hofmann Net Worth
Louis Hofmann has made quite a fortune in his acting and his net worth as of 2023 is estimated at $2 million.