Max Mauff had his first leading role as in Kai Wessel’s THE YEAR OF THE FIRST KISS in 2002. In the following years he took roles in numerous TV and film productions such as BERLIN CALLING (dir. Hannes Stoehr), THE WAVE (dir. Dennis Gansel), ABSURDISTAN (dir. Veit Helmer), HANNA’S JOURNEY (dir. Julia v. Heinz) and BRIDGE OF SPIES (dir. Steven Spielberg). For his performance in the drama IN DER ÜBERZAHL directed by Carsten Ludwig (in which he played alongside Ulrich Thomson) he received the prestigious young talent award of the Max Ophüls Festival 2013. In 2015 he could be seen in the competition of Berlinale (International Berlin Filmfestival) in Sebastian Schipper’s VICTORIA and again in 2016 in WE ARE THE TIDE in the section Perspektive Deutsches Kino. In 2016 he has won the GRIMME PREIS for his performance in PATONG GIRL by Susanna Salonen. Lastly he was shooting for the Netflix series SENSE8 (dir. Lana Wachowski and Tom Tykwer), in which Max Mauff has a recurring role alongside Max Riemelt, as well as the feature films JONATHAN (dir. Piotr J. Lewandowski), THE INVISIBLES (dir. by Claus Räfle) and RADEGUND (dir. by Terrence Malick).