Mini biography of Akis Sakellariou
He was born and raised in Salonica.
Studies: Roula Pateraki School of Theatre Arts, H.B. Studio, Stella Adler Conservatory of Acting, Salonica University Law School.
Stage: Poly-Beckett (dir. Roula Pateraki), Hippes, Looking for the Murderer, Barber of Seville, (Cafetheatre of Salonica) Bacchae, Medeamaterial, Quartet, (dir. Theo Terzopoulos) Sickness of Youth, The Underwear (dir. Yiannis Chouvardas), The Journey Away (dir. M. Kougioumtzis), Persephone (dir. Bob Wilson), Angel Baby (dir. Antonis Kalogridis), Barefoot in the Park (dir. Olia Lazaridou), The Fall of the House of Usher, The Complete Works of Shakespeare/Abridged, Rider of the Snow, The Mystery of Irma Vep, Cabaret (dir. C. Arvanitakis).
Television: Anatomy of a Crime, Getting away through an engagement, Money-makers, Red Moon, Scorpio, Guilty love, We are on the Air, No problem, The Voice, Dancing in Silence.
Film: The Time of Murderers, Life/A Thousand and a Half , The BachelorMagic Glass, Doxompous, Suspended Step of the Pelican (dir. Theo Angelopoulos), Byron: Ballad for a Demon, Mirupafshim, Under the Stars, A sea Apart (filmed in Los Angeles).
He has been awarded prizes four times for his work in the cinema, and twice for the stage.