Kushtrim Hoxha

Profile

Playing Range 37 – 48 · Height 178cm/5’10 ft · Hair Brown · Eyes Brown · Languages Albanian & Bosnian Native, Croatian Fluent (native level), English Fluent (native AE level), Montenegrin (fluent), Serbian (fluent), Serbo-Croatian Fluent (native level) · Singing Ballad, Chanson, Rock, Stage Singing · Fencing, Soccer, Stage Fighting, Swimming · Driving License Car ·

News

2022

Don’t miss Kushtrim “Kush” Hoxha as Pylades in the avantgard off Broadway play Balkan Bordello writen by Jeton Neziraj. This show will premier at the La Mama Theater on March 31st and run until April 11, 2022. When Kush is not playing on stage or shooting TV and features he divides his time between his homes in New York City and Pristina, Kosovo.

2012 – 2015
University of California San Diego
The Old Globe/University of San Diego MFA Program

Education

Schooling & More

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Kushtrim Hoxha

Bio

Kushtrim Hoxha

Kushtrim Hoxha is a award winning Kosovo born actor living between New York City and Prishtina (Kosovo). He was recently seen as the lead actor in the Kosovar feature film Cold November for which he won the Best Actor award at the Bosporus International Film Festival. In the summer of 2022 the feature film “Illyricvm” will premiere in which he plays one of the leads.
He has recently been a Guest star on the famous American TV series FBI International (CBS) The Blacklist (NBC), Madam Secretary (CBS) The Americans (FX), Blue Bloods (CBS) Elementary (CBS) , Person of Interest (CBS) .
He has performed at The Old Globe Theater in San Diego in Othello, The Winter’s Tale, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, and The Merchant of Venice, Much Ado about Nothing, Tartuffe, and Measure for Measure.
He has appeared internationally in Rock ‘n’ Roll, King Lear, Sun Monkey, The Glass Menagerie, and Hamlet (National Theater of Kosovo), Patriotic Hypermarket and Yue Madeline Yue (Multimedia Center, Kosovo and Volkstheatre, Vienna). He has performed in numerous theatre festivals in Columbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Italy, Sweden, Serbia, South Africa, Macedonia, and Kosovo.
Hoxha holds his Master of Fine Arts degree from the prestigious The Old Globe / University of San Diego Master program; he also studied at Kosovo’s University of Prishtina/Academy of Dramatic Arts and received a B.A. in Theater Performance from Greensboro College in North Carolina.

Film

Selection

 

Year
Title
Role
Direction
Production
2022
Illyricvm 
feature film period drama
Domator 
lead ensemble
Simon Bogojevich Narath
Buka Production      Kosovo/Hungry
2021
Russian Room 
 feature film
John 
support
Ante Novakovich
Novakovich Brothers                   USA
2019
Cold November 
 
 feature film
Fadil 
lead
Ismet Sijarina
Thumbs up/Buka         Kosovo/Spain
2009
Human Zoo 

feature film
 support
Europa Corp                    USA/France

TV

Selection

Year
Title
Role
Direction
Production
2021
FBI: International 
 crime 
series
Oliver Magzan 
guest role
Micheal Katleman
CBS USA
2020
The Blacklist 
 
crime series
Vasily 
guest role
Bill Roe
NBC USA
2019
Madam Secretary 
 
 drama series
Orhan 
guest role
Geoffrey Arend
CBS USA
2017
Blue Bloods 
 
 
crime series
Robert Sava 
guest role
David Barrett
CBS USA
2017- 2018
The Americans 
 
 espionage series
Stefan 
guest role
Stefan Schwartz
FOX USA
2016
Person Of Interest 
 crime series
Vasily 
guest role
Kate Woods
CBS USA
2017
Elementary 
 
 crime series
Murat Celik 
Guest role
Aaron Lipstadt
CBS USA
2001- 2011
Familja Moderne 
 
Sitcom
Fita lead ensemble
Fatos Berisha
RTK Kosovo

Theatre

Selection

Year
Title
Role
Direction
Theatre
2022
Balkan Bordello
Pylades
Blerta Neziraj
La Mama Theatre                        USA
2016
Prince Hal 
Theatre 
Drama, Musical
Warwick 
Member of ensemble
Rachel Chavkin
The Public Theater                      USA
2014
Tartuffe 
Theatre 
Drama
Loyale 
Supporting Lead
Kirk Jackson
The Old Globe                              USA
2014
Othello 
Theatre 
Drama, Tragedy
Montano 
Member of ensemble
Barry Edelstein
The Old Globe                              USA
2014
The Winters Tale 
Theatre 
Drama
Cleomenese 
Member of ensemble
Barry Edelstein
The Old Globe                              USA
2015
All’s Well That Ends Well 
Drama
King Of France 
Lead
Barry Edelstein
The Old Globe                              USA
2015
Two Gentlemen of Verona 
Theatre 
Comedy
Panthino 
Member of ensemble
Mark Lamos
The Old Globe                              USA
2012
Much Ado About Nothing 
Drama
Leonato 
Lead
Jamie Newcomb
The Old Globe                              USA
2012
Rock’n’Roll 
Theatre 
Drama, Musical
Jan 
Lead
Dino Mustafic
National Theater Of Kosovo
2013
Patriotic Hypermarket 
Drama, Musical
Mina 
Lead
Dino Mustafic
Bitef Theater                            Kosovo
2013
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead 
Drama
Poisoner King 
Member of ensemble
Adrian Noble
The Old Globe                              USA​
2010
Hamlet 
Drama
Horatio 
Supporting Lead
David Gothard
National Theater Of Kosovo