Maja Schone Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 12 Dec, 2018
Facts of Maja Schone
Date of Birth: 1976 , February-24
Age: 42 years old
Birth Nation: Germany
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Maja Schone
Birth Name Maja Schone
Nationality German
Birth Place/City Stuttgart, Germany
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $ 1 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Regular Brown
Face Color Wihte
Weight in KG 52 kgs
Tattoo(s) No
Famous for Dark mystery TV series
Married Yes
Children two children son Max Boekhoff and daughter Maria Matschke.
Education  Westfälische Schauspielschule Bochum
Awards German Independence Award - Outstanding acting performance at the International Filmfest Oldenburg
Movies Cowgirl, Summertime Blues, Great moment of her life
TV Show Tatort - single-handedly, Tatort - Top and bottom, New in our family, Dark
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Maja Schone is well known for her role in Mystery TV series Dark. She is also famous for her cunning and comedy roles in German movies and Theatre plays. Her hard work has given her great fame across her country as well as gained her several role offers for films and television series. 

Maja Schone Early Life and Early Career  

Maja Schone was born on 24 February 1976 in Stuttgart, Germany. She was born under the birth sign Pisces which defines her personality to be dependable and trustworthy. She holds a Greman nationality belongs to the Caucasian ethnical background. She graduated from the Westfälische Schauspielschule Bochum in 2001.

Schone started pursuing a career in acting soon after graduation where she started working as an intern at a small Stuttgart stage as an assistant director where she got her first role at The Deutsches Schauspielhaus, Hamburg. Until 2018, she has acted as Amalia in the lay Schiller's robbers and also performed in January Bosse's staging of Faust.

CAPTION: Maja Schone in her play SOURCE: Thalia Theatre

Schone won the Young Talent Prize among her Friends of the German Playhouse in 2002 for the role in Jan Bosses' Roberto Zucco.

Maja Schone's Career

Schone returned to the theater after a long break in 2007 when she performed at the Schauspiel Köln, traditional theatre of Cologne. She received an award for the Best Actress at the Theater Festival NRW for this role. Later, she was signed by the Thalia Theatre, Hamburg.

CAPTION: Maja Schome debute movie Cowgirl Poster SOURCE: IMDb

She debuted in the film industry through Mark Schlichter's movie Cowgirl in 2004 along with star cast  Alexandra Maria Lara,  Wotan Wilke Möhring and others. She was nominated by Undine Awards, Austria for the Best Young Supporting Actress for this movie.

She was later cast as the wife of the investigator Bootz for the crime series Tatort which ran from 2008-2013. In 2011, she acted in Brigitte Bertele's movie The Brand as a rape victim seeking for Vengence while she was still playing in this crime series. She received an award for the Best Actress in the Berlinale German Actors Award in 2013.

CAPTION: Maja Schome along with co-star in Blochin SOURCE: Filmstarts

In 2015, she played in TV miniseries Blochin - The Living and the Dead followed by New in our family. At present, she is playing the mystery TV series Dark, the first series of Netflix that was developed, produced and shot in Germany. She portrayed the role of Hannah Kahnwald with stars Louis Hoffman, Lisa Vicari, and others.

CAPTION: Maja Schome as Nana in drama Money SOURCE: derStandard.at

In 2017, she received Theater Prize Hamburg, Rolf Mares due to the portrayal of Nana in drama money at the Thalia Theater.

Maja Schone's Net worth

As of 2018, Maja Schone's estimated net worth is € 1 million. She has been a part of some hit movies which did well in the Box Office including  Neu in unserer Familie, Summertime Blues & Sternstunde ihres Lebens from which she has earned a good amount of money for sure.

She has earned the major part of her net worth from her acting career. As per some sources, an average salary of the German actress is $20,000 per day shooting.

Schone is living a luxurious life with all the money she has earned till date with her family. As of 2018, Schone owns a Volkswagen.

CAPTION: Maja's Volkswagen Car SOURCE: Which car

She is living a lavish life with her family in her hometown.

Maja Schone's Personal Life

Despite being a well-known actress and media icon, Maja Schone has managed to maintain her privacy regarding her personal life and relationship status.

She has tried to keep her personal life under the media radar, but we still know that she is a married woman and is blessed with two children; son Max Boekhoff and daughter Maria Matschke.

She has reduced her time from theatre and movies in order to give time to her family and children. She is living a happy married life with her husband and two kids in Stuttgart.

Maja Schone's Body measurements

Age: 42 years old as of 2018

Height: 5 feet 4 inches

Weight: 52 kgs

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