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FREDERICK SCHMIDT made his film debut to outstanding critical acclaim at the Cannes Film Festival in 2014 having been street cast for the feature SNOW IN PARADISE. The Guardian’s Xan Brooks singled him out for his ‘potent performance...as the volatile hero’ and The Hollywood Reporter’s David Rooney cited him as ‘a striking screen presence’, cutting ‘a charismatic presence’. The Times’ Kevin Maher goes even further, quoting ‘he captivates from opening to closing frames. A star, truly, is born’.
His further film credits include, MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 6 with Tom Cruise, STARRED UP with Jack O'Connell, PATIENT ZERO with Natalie Dormer, Stanley Tucci and Matt Smith, BRIMSTONE opposite Guy Pearce, Kit Harrington, Carice Van Houten and Dakota Fanning, leading role in THE MARKER, and KALEIDOSCOPE, with Toby Jones. He has also worked on several award winning shorts including SENKA, PIGCHILD and SLEEP.
Television credits include ‘Motello’ in SUPERGIRL for The CW Network and TABOO.
Alongside his acting roles Frederick has featured in several high profile music videos for FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE and PALOMA FAITH and has he also headed the Ermenegildo Zegna Couture 2015 Spring/Summer campaign.