Sarah Zaharanski is a German speaking actress from Austria, currently living in Austria and Germany. Born and raised in Salzburg, she works in theatre and film industry and is known for the German televisioni series 'Mountain Medic', Austrian television series 'Vienna Crime Squad' and shooting 'Letzter Kirtag' with prize winning director Julian Pölsler. Sarah Zaharanski speaks German, English (British & American), French and elementary Hebrew.

Location: Vienna/Austria, Cologne/Germany

Height: 5'9" (174 cm)

Eye Colour: Blue

Hair Colour: Blond

Hair Length: Long

Nationality: Austrian

Playing Age: 22- 30 years

Actual Age: 30 years

Appearance: Eastern European, Scandinavian, White

Voice Character: Earthy

Voice Quality: Smooth


Languages: English*, German*, French

Accents & Dialects: Austrian*, East European, English-Standard, French, German*

Performance: Actor-Singer, Voice Acting, Voice Over

Music & Dance: Mezzo soprano, Classical Singing, Stage Singing, Pop, Chanson, Jazz, Guitar, Piano, Singing (general)*, Stage Dance, Waltz, Musical

Sports: Abseiling, Bouldering, Climbing, Fencing, Horse-riding, Swimming (Crawl)*, Mountain-biking*, Ice Skating, Running, Slacklining, Snowboarding*, Yoga*, Pilates, Kung Fu

Other Skills: Trainer for Artistic Gymnastics*

Vehicle Licences: Car Driving Licence, Farm Machinery

Accommodation: London, Berlin, Vienna, Cologne, Munich, Tel Aviv

*native/fluent/highly skilled



University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, Austria

Commercial High School Hallein, Austria
focus on International Business & English language



Transforming Words into Pictures, Slawomir Idziak (known for cinematography of 'Black Hawk Down', Three Colours Blue, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, ...), Film Academy Baden-Württemberg, Germany, 2017

Techniques of Susan Batson & Stella Adler, Matthias Beier, Munich, Germany, 2017

Camera Acting, Käthe Kratz, Graz, Austria, 2011

Script Analysis, Sensory Work, Song and Dance exercise, Marco Viecca, Asti, Italy, 2010

Camera Acting, Kristian Nekrasov, Graz, Austria, 2010


Black Milk • Vassily Sigarev
directed by Jan Stephan Schmieding
Schauspielhaus Graz, Austria

Antigone • Sophokles
directed by Lore Stefanek
Stadttheater Klagenfurt, Austria

The Unmarried • Ewald Palmetshofer
directed by Philip Jenkins
State Theatre Vorarlberg, Austria

2015-2017 actress at State Theatre Coburg, Germany

Katzelmacher • Rainer Werner Fassbinder
directed by Thorsten Köhler

Antigone • Sophokles
directed by Konstanze Lauterbach

Anger • Elfriede Jelinek
directed by Axel Sichrovsky

Ich sinnlose so vor mich • Gerhard Polt
directed by Matthias Straub

Bin nebenan • Ingrid Lausund
directed by Mascha Pitz

Über die Grenze ist es nur ein Schritt • Michael Müller
directed by Constanze Weidknecht

Frau Müller muss weg • Lutz Hübner
directed by Leila Müller

Danton's Death • Georg Büchner
directed by Matthias Straub

Love In Thoughts • Arno Meyer zu Küingdorf
directed by Johannes Zametzer

Andorra • Max Frisch
directed by Michael Götz

The Interview • Theodor van Gogh
directed by Frederik Leberle

Romeo & Julia rebooted • William Shakespeare
solo show
directed by Valentin Werner
contribution to “HeForShe” by UN Women
ARGEkultur Salzburg, Austria
invited to Perspektiven Attersee Festival 2015

Cabaret • John Kander, Fred Ebb, Joe Masteroff
directed by Ingo Berk
Schauspielhaus Graz, Austria

Gawain • opera of Harrison Birtwistle
directed by Alvis Hermanis
Salzburg festival, Austria

The Appointment • Herta Müller
German: “Heute wär ich mir lieber nicht begegnet”
dramatization and German debut performance of the novel by Herta Müller
Scriptwriter, Director & Leading Role
Theater im Palais Graz
invited to Fringe of Ruhr festival Recklinghausen 2013
and Halleiner Stadtfestwochen 2014

Ronia, the Robber’s Daughter • Astrid Lindgren
directed by Claudia Meyer
Stadttheater Klagenfurt, Austria

A Midsummer Night’s Dream• William Shakespeare
directed by Meinhard Zanger
Wolfgang Borchert Theatre Muenster, Germany

Zack ‘n’ Dave: Alpenglühen
written & directed by Sebastian Schwarz and David Ruland
Schaubühne Berlin, Germany

Everyman • Hugo von Hofmannsthal
directed by Christian Stückl
Salzburg Festival, Austria


Letzter Kirtag (2020)
directed by Julian Pölsler
Film AG (formerly Novotny Film)

The Plumber (2019)
Season 1, Episode 2
directed by Michael Wenning
Amalia Film

CSI Vienna (2017)
Season 12, Episode 10
directed by Olaf Kreinsen
Satel Film

Living Mask (2017)
directed by Marlene Mang-Manger
University of Applied Sciences Salzburg, Austria
(short movie)

 Mountain Medic (2015)
Season 8, Episode 1
directed by Axel Barth
NdF - Neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft

Crossdressing (2014)
directed by Lixi Frank
Film Academy Vienna, Austria
(short movie)

 CSI Vienna (2013)
Season 9, Episode 6
directed by Erhard Riedlsperger
Satel Film

Zwei Seiten meines Lebens (2012)
directed by Johanna Pesch
(short movie)

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