Carl Anton Koch is a 14 year-old juvenile German actor born in 2009, who gained massive popularity after his role as Elias on the set of the horror movie, Blood Red Sky.
The youngster started his entertainment career as far back as 2015 when he started recording appearances in the theater. Carl’s Blood Red Sky role is his biggest gig so far, and he is also talented in other genres of entertainment like singing, dancing, and playing musical instruments.
Who is Carl Anton Koch?
Carl Anton Koch is a German actor born in 2009, who got famous since he was cast as Elias in Blood Red Sky, the horror movie.
Personal details of Carl Anton Koch have remained under the shade since the youngster recorded his debut in the entertainment industry. Consequently, nothing is known about his early life and family background. The names of his father, mother, and siblings, if any, have remained shrouded in secrecy to date. However, they have been sighted on Instagram.
The only known fact about Carl is that he was born in 2009, but his exact date of birth is yet to be uncovered. It is also a known fact that his place of birth is Cologne, Germany which makes him a german by nationality but his ethnicity is unknown.
At age 14, the rising star is supposed to be in the process of acquiring his high school education but the name of his institution has never been mentioned. According to the records, he is having a great time in school engaging in sporting activities like basketball, swimming, golfing, and the likes.
Koch Began His Acting Career At the Age of 6 in 2015
Carl Anton Koch is barely 14 years old, but the blossoming movie star is well on his way to becoming one of the A-listers in the entertainment industry. The youngster started his acting journey at the age of six in 2015 as a theater actor; he joined the cast of the Madama Butterfly Play breathing life into the character of “Dolore” Sohn until 2019.
While his theater role was ongoing between 2015 and 2019, Carl scored additional two roles, in Kleiner Gottfried as Lohengrin and in Kind as Echnaton. In 2019, he was featured in the Richard Kropf-produced film, Das Wichtigste im Leben as Kurt Fankhauser; on set, Carl starred alongside Otto Emil Koch, Bettina Lamprecht, Jürgen Vogel, Sidney Holtfreter, Bianca Nawrath, and David Grüttner.
Carl Anton Koch scored his big break at the age of 12 in July 2021 when he was featured as Elias in the horror movie, Blood Red Sky alongside his onscreen mum, Nadja, depicted by Peri Baumeister. No doubt, his superb performance in the Netflix movie will likely open inroads into other opportunities for the blossoming movie star.
Carl Anton Koch’s Role in the Horror Movie Red Blood Sky
The Peter Thorwarth-directed movie, Blood Red Sky is centered on an aircraft hijack plus the clash of creatures’ violence. The plot reveals, Nadja (Peri Baumeister) – a German woman and a devoted mother to her son, Elias (depicted by Carl Anton Koch).
Elias was portrayed as a self-reliant and caring kid, always seeking ways to make his mother comfortable. Unknown to him, his mother was a vampire bitten years ago when her husband died in the hands of another bloodsucker.
Mother and son went aboard an aircraft to the United States as she went to seek solutions to her unique medical condition. Coincidentally, their plane already had a band of terrorists on board whose intention was to hijack the aircraft and detonate it with the aid of high explosives, just like in the a la 9/11 fashion.
In the course of carrying out their plans, Elias’ mother was caught by the terrorist’s bullet while trying to save her son, who was making efforts to find a refuge for both of them. The point at which Nadja was shot was the climax of the movie, as both passengers and terrorists realized exactly what they were dealing with.
As the plot unfolds, we see Nadia and her son devising means of escaping death at the hands of the terrorist, including their commendable feat in saving the aircraft from being blown up. In the Netflix horror movie which was released on the 23rd of July 2021, Carl Anton Koch was privileged to share the screen with movie greats like Peri Baumeister, Kais Setti, Alexander Scheer, and Dominic Purcell.
Besides Acting, Carl is Also a Dancer
Fans have continued to be amazed by Carl Anton Koch’s blossoming acting prowess but little do they know that the German native harbors much more than acting talents. The up-and-coming movie superstar is also a dancer well skilled in modern dance and break dance.
His artistic tendencies also extend to singing and playing the piano, including the violin. The youngster is also showing commendable interest in sporting activities like swimming, biking, basketball, mountaineering, golfing, and longboarding.
Carl is on Social Media
Carl has established a presence on social media, especially Instagram. On the picture-sharing platform, the star of Blood Red Sky has only uploaded 12 posts. However, the lack of activities on his handle did not stop him from accumulating followers. At the last check, the number of followers on his page came to 2,552
Carl Anton Koch’s Height and Body Measurements
At 14 years old, Carl Anton Koch is obviously still in his developmental stage but so far, the rising star measures 4 feet 4 inches in height, equivalent to 135 cm. The boy’s weight was last listed as 32 kg or 70 lbs.
Of a slim body build, the juvenile actor sports dark brown hair and eyes of matching color. His other body statistics are still under the shade. Considering his age, fans are expecting to see a completely different set of body statistics for Carl who is obviously in his rapid developmental stage.