Jacob Matschenz
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Jacob Matschenz

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Pärchenabend Jacob Matschenz is currently in front of the camera for the ZDF comedy film. Produced by W&B Television. This is what it's all about: Three couples in their mid to late thirties arrange to meet in a supposedly intimate setting. No one really wants to meet up again, because a previously unresolved conflict had all but broken up the former clique a long time ago. Casting: Michael Ludwig, ZDF.

Weihnachtspäckchen... haben alle zu tragen The shooting of the episodic Christmas TV film took place at the beginning of the year. Jacob Matschenz has taken on one of the main roles here. Also taking part: Corinna Binzer as Verena. Casting: Marion Haack. The movie can be seen on 3 December in ZDF Mediathek.

Awards & Distinctions (Selection)

2022/2023: Big Shorts Award · "Best Actor" for his role in "Schutzbefohlen" by Sebastian Urzendowsky
2021: Babylon Berlin (Staffel 3) · Nominated category "Best TV-show national", Jupiter Award
2021: Undine · Nominated category "Best movie national", Jupiter Award
2021: Unterleuten - Das zerrissene Dorf · Nominated Adolf-Grimme-Preis (fiction)
2020: Nur eine Frau · Prix Italia 2020 nomination
2019: Werk ohne Autor · Oscar nomination best foreign language film
2018: Babylon Berlin · Deutscher Fernsehpreis u.a. for best Drama-Show (among others)
2012: Dreileben · Deutscher Fernsehpreis in the category special performance// Grimme Preis in the category special
2011: Bis aufs Blut · Bayrischer Filmpreis in the category Best Young Actor

Recent projects (Selection)

2023: Pärchenabend · Television · Regie: Leo Khasin · Casting: Michael Ludwig, ZDF · W&B Television GmbH | ZDF
2023: Das Weihnachtspäckchen (AT) · Television · Regie: Stefan Bühling · Casting: Marion Haack Casting · Relevant Film | ZDF
2023: Viktor bringts · Streaming · Regie: Ed Herzog · Casting: Tolkien Casting · Realfim | Amazon
2023: Freibad · Television · Regie: Laura Fischer · Casting: Anna Kowalski Casting · good friends Filmproduktions GmbH | ZDF
2023: Max und die wilde 7 - Die Geister-Oma · Movie · Regie: Winfried Oelsner · Casting: Manolya Mutlu, MM Casting · Neopol Film, Kellner und Zapf GbR
2023: Ballouz - Der gute Hirte 4. Staffel · Television · Regie: Peter Ladkani, Florian Gottschick, Andreas Menck · Casting: Marc Schötteldreier Casting · X Filme Creative Pool GmbH | ZDF