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Carla Juri (born January 2, 1985) is a Swiss actress. Her acting credits include 180°, Wetlands, Finsterworld, and Blade Runner 2049.
Early life and education
Juri was raised in Ambrì, a village in the Italian-speaking Canton of Ticino in Switzerland. She is fluent in German, English and Italian. She learned German and Italian when she was a child and picked up English at 15. Her father is a lawyer and her mother is a sculptor In school, she played ice hockey for HC Ambrì-Piotta and went on to be a forward for the Swiss Schweizer Meister Class A team, SC Reinach. From 2005 until 2010, she studied theater in Los Angeles and London. Juri started her acting career by hopping between auditions in Berlin, London, and Rome. She maintained a busy schedule trying to find work while making use of her trilingualism.
From 2005 to 2007, Juri was coached by Douglas Matranga in Los Angeles. Between 2007 and 2008, she took part in the ensemble of the Theatrical Arts Theatre Company in Los Angeles. From 2008 to 2010, Juri attended acting classes at The Actors Centre in London.
Juri's first film appearance was in the short film Midday Room. In 2011, she received the Swiss Film Award in the Best Performance in a Supporting Role category for 180° (2010). The next year, she won the award for Best Actress for her role in Eine wen iig, dr Dällebach KariBerlin International Film Festival. She also played the leading role in the 2013 film adaptation of Wetlands. This is arguably the role she is best known for. The novel it is based on was a controversial best seller in Germany. To prepare for this role, Juri wore the clothes of her character, Helen, for several weeks and spent a lot of this time in Berlin, where her character lives. She even went undercover as a student at a high school where only the principal knew she was an actress. She appeared in the Blade Runner sequel, Blade Runner 2049, as a designer of implanted memories for replicants.. In 2013, she was selected to receive the Shooting Star which is awarded annually to ten young European actors at the
|2006||Midday Room||The Bride||Short film|
|2008||The Space You Leave||Lea||Short film|
|2010||180° – Wenn deine Welt plötzlich Kopf steht||Esther Grüter|
|2010||Bold Heroes||Michis Cousine|
|2012||Someone Like Me||Annemarie Geiser||aka Eine wen iig, dr Dällebach Kari|
|2012||Questo è mio||Maestra||Short film|
|2013||Lovely Louise||Junge Louise|
|2014||Spooky & Linda||Linda||Short film|
|2016||Morris from America||Inka|
|2017||Blade Runner 2049||Dr. Ana Stelline|
|2019||Intrigo: Dear Agnes||Agnes|
|2019||When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit|
|2020||Six Minutes To Midnight||Ilse Keller|
|2021||Walking to Paris||Lucy|
|2010||Married to a Cop||Ilaria Cantilli||Episode: "Una figlia"|
|2011||Un passo dal cielo||Nina||Episode: "Salvato dalle acque"|
|2012||Der Kriminalist||Marie||Episode: "Des Königs Schwert"|
- Your Love Is Killing Me (2014) by Sharon Van Etten
- 2011: Best Supporting Actress for 180° at the Swiss Film Awards
- 2012: Best Leading Actress at the Swiss Film Awards
- 2013: Shooting Stars Award - Europe's Best Young Actors
In Spanish: Carla Juri para niños
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