Anna Schumacher | Philipp Christopher | Felix Mayr | Hildegard Schroedter | Lenn Kudrjawizki

Bafta Television Awards 2021: Nominations

Thursday, April 29, 2021

We congratulate the following Bafta Television Awards nominations 2021. The Awards will be announced on 6 June.

»The Windermere Children« (with Anna Schumacher and Philipp Christopher)
nominated for “Single Drama″ Award

»Unorthodox« (with Felix Mayr, Hildegard Schroedter and Lenn Kudrjawizki)
nominated for the category “International”.


▪ UNORTHODOX Anna Winger, Alexa Karolinski, Maria Schrader – Studio Airlift, RealFilm/Netflix

▪ THE WINDERMERE CHILDREN Eleanor Greene, Leanne Klein, Tim Rostock, Simon Block, Michael Samuels, Alison Sterling – Wall to Wall Media, Warner Bros. ITVP Germany/BBC Two

Anna Schumacher

Anna Schumacher was born in Bucharest in 1980 and moved to Munich at an early age. After studying acting at the Hochschule für Musik and Theater in Rostock, she joined the ensemble at Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater Schwerin and Kammerspiele Landshut. At the same time she started working in both cinema and TV. She had her breakthrough as German-Romanian detective in the series HACKERVILLE.

Philipp Christopher

Philipp Christopher was born in Berlin, Germany but moved to New York early on. His acting career began while attending Film School (SVA) which collaborated with the prestigious Actor’s Studio. After studying under mentors such as Elizabeth Kemp, Sandra Seacat and Barbara Portier, Philipp Christopher has since appeared on the New York stage, on television and in numerous films in both Germany and the United States. He currently resides in his hometown Berlin.

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Felix Mayr

Felix Mayr was born in 1995 in Zurich, Switzerland.
In 2014 he moved to Hamburg to take acting classes and reconnect with a long lost passion of his. Only a few months later he got accepted at the renowned academy of dramatic arts HfS Ernst Busch in Berlin.
Already during his studies he worked in multiple theatre- (Volksbühne Berlin, Ballhaus Ost, etc) and film productions.
After his graduation he did another piece at the Volksbühne Berlin (1.Evangelium by Kay Voges) and got the chance to make his international debut in the Emmy awarded mini-series »Unorthodox« on Netflix.
Shortly after that he decided to pack his backpack, money and all the courage he had to make an eleven month long trip around the world.
Full of new life he returned to Berlin in 2020 and was able to follow his career with new projects, such as »Kitz« (Netflix) by Lea Becker and Maurice Hübner, »Druck« on ZDF (lead) by Patrick Winczewski, »Sirens« by Sven Gutjahr, where he played the lead character Ben and many more.

Lenn Kudrjawizki

Lenn Kudrjawizki grew up in East Berlin, where his father had a job as a scientist and his mother worked as an interpreter. He discovered the violin and at the age 6 years old he performed on stage at the Leningrad State Ballet. Lenn attended a grammar school where he received acting, singing and violin lessons. In Dresden he studied violin. As a teenager Lenn made his television debut in 1994 in the role of Vladimir in the film KATRIN AND WLADIMIR. Since then, Lenn has been part of over 50 TV and movie productions, such as: JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT by Kenneth Branagh, the Oscar-winning film THE COUNTERFEITERS (Stefan Ruzowitzky) and in POPE JOAN, directed by Sönke Wortmann. Since 2016 Lenn has played the main role of commissioner in ARD television series KROATIEN KRIMI. He also plays a role in the sixth season hit series VIKINGS which is due to air in 2019.
In 2007, Lenn made his directorial debut with the short film TODAY IS MY DAY. His second work as a director and author was THANK YOU MR. PRESIDENT (2009), which was very successfully represented at various international festivals and for which he received the prestigious Murnau Award. He was honored with the Amnesty International Human Rights Award for BUSINESS AS USUAL.
In addition, he founded the world’s first Co2-reduced orchestra “The Berlin Show Orchestra” with his company Legrain Productions. With his campaign “Start with Heart” Lenn bicycled with other colleagues all the way from Germany to the set in Croatia. The initiative benefits children in need and will be held regularly from now on.