It’s very difficult for American actors to make it in Hollywood, let alone actors who are from overseas. Hollywood is an extremely tough industry to win over. From time to time, there are natural born stars that can win over anyone and anything that comes their way. Franziska is definitely one of those actors that has the ability to win over anyone and anything that crosses her path. She has been acting since a young age and has been passionate about her craft ever since. As she got older, she took drama classes at high school and college and worked with private acting coaches in Germany and the UK. She also attended the world famous Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York. She was part of their two year program for international students. Since then she has performed in many various plays, musicals, and films abroad and in the US and found representation through agencies in New Orleans and Hollywood.
Franziska has worked alongside the incredible Susan Batson at her studio for a total of two years. Susan is a very successful acting coach who has worked with famous actors like Nicole Kidman and Oprah Winfrey. Susan directed Franziska performing her one woman show called, “The Royal Weight Watcher! Sarah Ferguson: A Duchess Hungry for Love!” which Franziska wrote, self-produced and brought to various stages in NYC. Franziska’s one woman show became a part of the Midtown International Theatre Festival 2011 and was nominated for the “Best Production of a Solo Show” Award. A much respected stage Franziska performed on is the SoHo Playhouse in New York City, an official Off-Broadway venue. Franziska just recently starred in a film in Europe, in another one in the US, and was a lead actor in a TV movie in Santa Monica, California. She accomplished so much through the years and has kept rising higher and higher in her career. Franziska has up and coming projects to look forward to. She’s going to be part of the feature film “Awaken”. It was mentioned by the Hollywood Reporter and is developed based on the Deepak Chopra-narrated short film “Duality”. Franziska also recently auditioned for a role in a movie starring the actor Vince Vaughn. Many different opportunities are coming up in Franziska’s future and it certaintly looks bright and promising!