Otana Mirza

Height: 182 cm

Hair: mottled - black / gray

Eyes: brown


Languages: Persian, English, Turkish, Afghan, Dari and Urdu, 

(knowledge of Arabic)

Sports: yoga teacher, fitness trainer, martial arts, boxing, fencing, dancing


Driving license class: I + III

Lives in: Munich


Training and further education:

Screen Acting Masterclass with David Penn

Camera Acting Stella Adler with Ron Burrus

Acting workshop with Sheila Gray

DSA – Munich (German Actor Academy)

1992–95 Munich drama studio





Cinema:

Paper Swallows Rock (short film), Role: Professor Ahmed, Director: Vanessa Gravenor

Atomic Falafel, Kino-International, Role: Hamid, Director: Dror Shaul

Foreign body, short film (Dreifilm / HFF), Role: Arman, Director: Ozan Mermer

Dok.Fest Trailer Munich 2012 Director: Moritz Bender

What do women do at 3:30 in the morning? Role: Samir Amin Director: Matthias Kiefersauer

Father's days, Role: Arabic interpreter, Director: Ingo Rasper

Kaks gegen Eder (short film), Role: Egon Eger, Director: Ulrich Schmidt

The beer trap (short film), Role: shopkeeper, Director: Alireza Golafshan

Almost (short film), Role: nurse, Director: Britta Götz

Der Rote Käfer (short film), Role: Reza (HR), Director: Nazgol Majlesi





TV:

Every day counts Role: Ali's father Director: Gabriela Zerhau

For heaven's sake Role: Post office clerk Director: Ulli König

Understand fun Role: Arabs

For heaven's sake Role: Post officer Director: Helmut Metzger

Diary of an Illegal Role: Kurosh (HR) Director: Özdil Savasci & Erdal Buldun

Marienhof Role: Ekrem Director: J. Jackie Bayer

For heaven's sake Role: Worker Director: Ulli König

The cross with the writing Role: Salesman Director: Juri Köster

The phylloxera Role: doctor Director: Klaus Gietinger

German class Role: Salim (main role) Director: Domink Wessely, Juri Köster, Volker Schmidt

Marienhof Role: Nikolai Mures Director: Dieter Schlotterbeck

Forsthaus Falkenau Episode: New Beginning Role: Salesman Director: Andreas Drost

Die Rettungsflieger Episode: Chemistry Role: Roman Director: Thomas Jacob

Going Public Role: Abdul Director: Harald Holzenleiter

Case by case / Baby Deal Role: Bono Director: Thomas Jacob

Tatort / Kleine Diebe Role: Carlos Director: Vivian Naefe

A monster to fall in love with Role: Domenico Director: Sharon von Wietersheim

Flesh Machine Role: Adam Director: David Jazay

TV-Movie - Commercial Role: Dracula Directed by Florian Beisert

Super single Role: Salvatore Director: Sharon von Wietersheim

Hypnosis Role: Kellner Director: H. W. Schmidt

Korwitwe Role burglar Directed by H. W. Schmidt

Protection 0.5 Role: servant Director: Kurt Grimm

Poor Dog Role: Shopkeeper Director: Kurt Grimm

Contagious Role: Train Passenger Director: C. A. Vela

Rüssel Türk Role: Thief Director: Kurt Grimm

Short trio Role: criminal Director: Kurt Grimm

Wertpost Role: Driver Director: Kurt Grimm

Drug Courier Role: Mechanic Director: Kurt Grimm






Theatre:

“Kampfhunde” - Laurent Gaudé - Director: Gerhard Willert - Landestheater Linz - Role: Tarek


"Nachtmahl" - Eva Diamantstein - Director: Eva Diamantstein - Schauspielhaus Wien,

Frankfurt, Münchner Spielart, Kampnagel Hamburg - role: Kellner-Eckhart


“After-Play“ - Anne Meara - Director: Brian Michaels - Münchner Volkstheater - Role: Raziel

“Nachtasyl“ - Maxim Gorki - Director: M. Helle - Staatstheater Mainz - Role: Tatar


"A Midsummer Night's Dream" - William Shakespeare - Director: Eva Diamantstein - Staatstheater Darmstadt -

Role: Schnauz - wall


“Liliom“ - Franz Molnar - Director: Michael Gruner - Staatstheater Darmstadt - Role: Berkovics - First Detective


"Fear eats the soul", R. W. Fassbinder - Director: Gerhard Willert - Staatstheater Darmstadt -

Role: Salem


“My wife, what's her name? “- Ch. Lillipard - J. Izard - Director: Evelyn Fröhlich - Kellertheater Innsbruck

Role: Ahmed Ben Giza


“Last letters from Stalingrad“ - Elias Tanenbaum - Director: Peter Kees - Gasteig, Blackbox Munich -

Role: leading dancer movement choir


“Die Laune des Verliebten” - J. W. Goethe - Director: Dieter Nelle - Pasinger Factory Munich - assistant director


"Being different" - Scenic collage - Director: Gerlinde Eger - Theater: Hansapalast Munich -

Roles: concentration camp inmate, dancer, foreigner


"My name is Gantenbein" - Max Frisch - Director: Rudi Kemmer - Theater: Spieldose München -

Role: The Greek