Janne Heltberg

Education:2015: Høgskolelektor i skuespillerfag

2009-2010: Teaterhøgskolen v/Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo, Påbyggingsstudium skuespiller

2006-2009: Teaterhøgskolen v/Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo, Bachelor Skuespiller

2005: The Lee Strasberg Institute of Method Acting, NY

1997-2000: Hartvig Nissen Videregående skole, dramalinje

Biography

Janne Heltberg is a Norwegian actress educated from The Lee Strasberg Institute New York in 2005 and The National Academy of Dramatic Arts Norway in 2010. Her professional theater debut was in “Romeo and Juliet” at Trøndelag Theater in 2010. Her film debut was the female lead in the Crystal Globe winning film “The Almost Man” (2012) and in tv the female lead in the TV2-series “Samurai Sikkerhet” (2013). She later landed the role as Anita Rygg in the TV2-series “Occupied” (2015), which became the lead character in season 2 (2017). 
 
In 2015 her own new established film collective “The Sporadic Filmcollective” debuted with the short film “Oslo’s rose” and won the Terje Vigen award at Grimstad International Short Film Festival. Janne was the female lead, co writer and producer. The film was nominated for Best Short film at Toronto Film Festival later same year. The collective has had enormous success since with new short films every year attending different national and international festivals and channels. Janne is often both acting, writing and producing the films.
 
The last two years she has combined tv with being the artistic leader and actress at one of the four stages at the National Theatre in Norway. Amongst different leading roles she did Julia in Orwell’s “1984”, “Helena” in Karel Capek’s “R.U.R.” and Pagona in Anja Hilling’s “Nostalgie 2175”.

Curriculum Vitae

Film

2013
PionérTrude Svendsen
VictoriaElse
2012
The Almost manTone
1996
Markus og DianaEllen Christine

Short films

2018
BranchThe Girl
2017
When one door closesJanne
2015
Oslo's roseJanne
Belle-LettresBirgitte
Hong KongRebekka
2014
ProletarMia
2011
Your turnAda

TV

2018
Kieler StreetBarbara
Unge lovende 4Teatersjef
Best FørTrine
2017
Occupied 2Anita Rygg
2015
OccupiedAnita Rygg
Hva hvis?Various
Mysteriet på SommerbåtenThelma
2014
Samurai SikkerhetEvelina Hansen

Showreel