Laurence Rupp is not a familiar name in the entertainment world, but that is all about to change. Thanks to the new Netflix series, Barbarians, Rupp along with other casts are getting recognized to a huge international audience. In the series, he plays the vital role of a warrior named Arminius.
Coming from a theatre background, Rupp is a talented Austrian actor who is popular in Europe. This time, the handsome actor is showing his intense and competitive side, making us fall head-over-heels for him.
Since his popularity is on the rise and many new fans are showing interest, we thought it would be best to know about him. In this article, certain details regarding his family, personal life, and rising career; all would be thoroughly discussed.
Laurence Rupp: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Laurence Rupp|
|Birth Date:||August 10, 1987|
|Birth Place:||Vienna, Austria|
|Height:||6 feet 1 inch(188 cm)|
|Profession:||Theatre and Film Actor|
|Net Worth:||Under Review|
Who is Laurence Rupp?
Laurence Rupp is an established Austrian actor who is getting international recognition from the new Netflix series titled, Barbarians. Contrary to the name of the series, Rupp plays a serious character, Arminius. With the success of the series, many are expecting to see more of Laurence in the international scene.
Professional Career of Laurence Rupp- Movies
Just like any other childhood dreams, Laurence also thought of pursuing his career in acting. The only difference is that he indeed followed his dreams and fulfilled it. From what we know, he had a passion for acting from the tender age of 12.
But Rupp has been in front of the camera since his childhood. In 1999, Rupp was cast for the Inspector Rex and then committed to the episode of Terrible Truth. Despite having the opportunity, Rupp did not jump on the offer but instead finished his high school education first.
However, Rupp did occasionally appear on camera, in 2001 show, Tom and the Beaver Gang. Finally, young Laurence graduated from high school in 2006 and devoted himself to acting right after. That same year, Rupp played in director Andreas Prochaska‘s horror film, In 3 Days You’re Dead.
Aside from that Rupp also made his presence in the Austrian soap opera, Mitten im 8en back in 2007. Unfortunately, due to low ratings, the show was cancelled after 56 episodes. The show may have failed, but the opportunity never lacked for someone like Laurence.
Rupp then acted in another Swiss comedy titled Tell by Mike Eschmann followed by the two-part thriller The Last Judgement. Some of his other acclaimed screen appearances include projects like FC return pass, The winemaking war, The Eisenhans, Void, The dreamed, The night of the 1000 hours, The Sacher, The children of Villa Emma, Suburban Women, South Pole, Crime Scene: Pumps, and more.
Moreover, for his incredible work at the 2018 film, Cops, the dashing actor received the Austrian Film Prize 2019 award for Best Male Leading Role.
With his years of experience on-screen, Rupp has garnered much fame all over the world. But the Austrian actor will always have a special part for theatre works. Not many know, but Rupp studied acting at the Max Reinhardt Seminar in Vienna.
Similarly, from September to early 2017, Rupp was part of the Vienna Burgtheater ensemble. But from there, he moved to the Berliner Ensemble under the direction of Oliver Reese.
As expected, Rupp’s resume is filled with theatre works along with his on-screen projects. His debut performance was of August Dorn at 2013 The Alpine King and the Misanthrope by Ferdinand Raimund. Some of his other jaw-dropping performances include The Last Days of Mankind in 2017, The Imaginary Sick in 2015, and most recently, Panikherz in 2018.
Rupp talks about his character Arminius on the Netflix series, Barbarian.
Just this October, Netflix surprised its viewers with the new thrilling and historical series, Barbarian. The German series follows the story of three people ( Laurence, Jeanne, and David) who actually fought in the legendary battle in Teutoburg Forest.
Likewise, Laurence plays the role of Arminius, one of the leading character of the series. The actor described his character as a thinker and someone who plans to say or taking action; unlike himself.
Hence, during the process, Rupp had to prepare a lot for the role and was careful about putting his emotions under control.
“Arminius always prepares himself well, thinks about his next steps very carefully and has his emotions under control. I might as well learn something from that.”
All in all, the historical action-packed series was released on Friday, October 23 and is available in 190 countries.
Who is Laurence Rupp’s wife?- More on his personal life
Now, talking about his personal life, Rupp is quite open of his dating life. It was unexpected as he has not even revealed information on his parents. Nonetheless, it seems, Laurence is dating gorgeous German actress, Paula Schramm at the moment.
Likewise, the two who have yet to tie the knot welcomed their first child, a son in March of 2015. But for those who don’t know, this is not his first relationship.
In fact, Rupp was previously married to another actress from Austria, Sabrina Reiter. Together they have a son, who was born on November 12, 2007. Looking at the dates, his eldest son will be thirteen this November. Sadly, the duo parted ways right after the birth of their child.
Early Life, Family, and Education
One of the dashing actors from the ‘Barbarians,’ Laurence Rupp was is the native of Austria. He was born in the capital city, Vienna but as of now resides in the historical city of Berlin.
Despite that Laurence is still a citizen of Austria and belongs to white ethnic background. Likewise, the amazing actor has still not revealed any information when it comes to his parents and family. Not even their names are known in the media.
Also, it is known that Rupp became interested in acting from an early age. But he only pursued acting, only after completing his high school education. The name of the institution has not been disclosed yet.
Age and Body Measurements
With his charming aura, Rupp is not a new face in the field of acting. Already 33 years old, Rupp was born in the year of 1987 on the tenth of August. Not to mention, his sign happens to be competitive and fierce Leo.
We know that Rupp is a talented actor, but what about his appearance? Well, the Austrian actor is pleasing to look at as well. He stands at 6 feet 1 inch and has maintained his well-sculpted body. Aside from that his chiselled face and jawline always attracts attention.
Likewise, Rupp has those piercing blue eyes that give him an edgy look. But fear not, Laurence is a man with a warm personality.
Net Worth and Income
By now, we know how talented and brilliant Rupp is in his work. Famous for his acting, Laurence is on his way towards international fame. Sadly, his net worth is under review at the moment.
Despite having years of experience in both theatre and films, we have no idea just how much he earns on average. But one thing is sure, Rupp must have a considerable income.
However, at the moment, everything from his income to assets, all of that information are kept secret.
Social Media Presence
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