Baltzar Beckeld

Actor with Comedy Experience

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Brooklyn, NY, 11217 USA

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

25-39

Ethnicities:

Caucasian

Attributes:

  • Male (gender),
  • 5' 11" (height),
  • 180 lbs (weight),
  • Average (build),
  • Brown Hair (hair),
  • Brown Eyes (eyes)

Representation:

Manager

  • 5 Penn Plaza, 19th Floor
  • New York, NY 10001

Skills:

Accents/Dialects Bilingual in English and Swedish (with no accents) College Varsity Fencer
Drivers License Musical Instrument: Shofar SCUBA diver (cert.)
Standup Comedian Very loud wolf-whistling  

Roles:

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
City of Gold
Featured
Exec. Prod.: Gus Van Sant
NYC area
Artsy Fartsy
Lead
Go Show Productions
Catskills, NY
The Psychotics
Lead
Massive Film Project, Inc. / Ken Kushner
NYC area
The Vixens
Supporting
Marquee Moon Productions
NYC
Asockalypse!
Featured
The Bonafine Company
NYC
The Neighbor Hood (short)
Lead
Patooter Pictures
NYC
Diwali Dream Garage (short)
Lead
PikTV Motion Piktures
Long Island, NY
Heavenly Flawed (short)
Lead
Sean McIlraith
NJ
The Uninvited Guest (short)
Lead
Nicole DeBiase
Long Island, NY
An Apple a Day (short)
Lead
Patrick Hanover
NYC
How Well Do You Know... (short)
Lead
Spencer Lindenman
NYC
Dream State (short)
Lead
Zack Coleman
NYC
Marian (short)
Lead
Savannah O'Leary
NYC
The Autopsy (short)
Lead
Moshe Sweet
NYC
Bruno's (short)
Supporting
Zane Miller
Long Island, NY
Creatures of the Night (short)
Supporting
Zane Miller
NYC
Fully Automatic Nikon (short)
Supporting
Matt Sezer
NYC
Deadline (short)
Supporting
Molly Calliste
NYC
Jokes (short)
Featured
Andy Seife
NYC
Sarah (short)
Featured
Ewardo Grispo
NYC
OkStupid (short)
Featured
Dir.: Ryan Rivard
NYC
You Good? (Short)
Featured
Miscellaneous Productions
NJ

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Kallie
Rufus / Sonny
American Renaissance Theater Co.
NYC
The Signal Season of Dummy Hoy
Dooley / Dave
New York Deaf Theatre
NYC
Font of Knowledge (East Coast premiere)
Sam Serif / Eisenhower / Ubuntu (Lead)
Art House Productions
Jersey City, NJ
Little Black Dots (world premiere)
Man (Lead)
StageFest 2014
Jersey City, NJ
Abuse From a Past Life (world premiere)
Lead
Midtown International Theatre Festival Short Play Lab
NYC
Gustaf Adolf (staged reading)
Lennart Torstenson
August Strindberg Repertory Theatre
NYC
We've Got A Problem (world premiere)
Attorney John Rogers
Oberia D. Dempsey Auditorium
NYC
Lend Me A Tenor
Tito Merelli
Rockaway Theatre Company
NYC
Inspecting Carol
Larry
Rockaway Theatre Company
NYC
Guys & Dolls
Nicely (u/s)
Rockaway Theatre Company
NYC
Rockaway Cafe (variety show)
Elvis (and others)
Rockaway Theatre Company
NYC
Erik XIV
Erik XIV
Botvidsgymnasiet Theatre
Stockholm, Sweden

Voiceover

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Super Wings!
Erik / Ander's Dad
Little Airplane Productions, Inc.
NYC
Hotels.com commercial
Swedish narration
NYC

Television

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
The Rhyme Impersonator Show (sketch comedy pilot)
Lead
ICP Entertainment / Richard Oliver
NYC

Online & Multimedia

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
PSA for upcoming cancer awareness website
Spokesperson
Jack Danini Productions
NYC

Commercials & Industrials

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
AXE Body Spray
Featured
Bits and Pieces, LLC
NYC
International Gem Tower
Featured
Creative Soldier
NYC

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
Private Coaching
Glenn Alterman
Acting
NYC
HB Studio
Lorraine Serabian
Technique & Scene Study
NYC
HB Studio
Jim Boerlin
Scene Study
NYC
High School for Performing Arts
Theater Concentration
Sweden
Queens College
BA and MA in Music
NYC

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • After losing over 100 lbs., Baltzar Beckeld left a full-time office career behind to pursue professional acting. After just two years, he's been cast in five feature films and 17 short films, made his Off-Off-Broadway debut, and starred in an Equity Showcase. TONY-nominated actress Lorraine Serabian has called him "very talented, [with] a marvelous stage presence."
  • REVIEWS:

    "Baltzar Beckeld [...] offer[s] charm and verve."

    "...the final hilarious scene in the 1961 radio booth wherein the announcer (Beckeld) [...] has to desperately pad his comments to fill time."

    –Scott Klavan, http://www.EscapeIntoLife.com/theatre/the-signal-season-of-dummy-hoy/

    "...she has an encounter with a stranger named Rufus (wonderfully played by Baltzar Beckeld)…"

    –Bina Shari, Hi! Drama