Jan is a professional actor and deviser, living between Canada and Slovenia.
Jan Gerl-Korenc was born on May 5, 1998 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. He graduated from a Devised Theatre program at York University in Toronto, Canada in 2022. He started acting in school theatre when he was only 10 years old and quickly developed a passion for the craft. His first film breakthrough was in 2015 with Julija in Alfa Romeo. Since then he has appeared in short and feature films in Slovenia and Canada.
Stage combat, Judo (black belt), Unicycling (cross country downhill), Swimming, Skiing, Sailing, Horseback Riding, Guitar, Speak 5 Languages (English, Slovenian, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian).
Film - Julija in Alfa Romeo (feature) / 2015 / Slovenia - Kdaj Drugič (short) / 2015 / Slovenia - Ami (short) / 2016 / Slovenia - Concequences (feature) / 2018 / Slovenia - Unknown Hero (short) / 2019 / Canada - No Minorities: The Ballad of the Macedonian Diaspora (feature) / 2021 / Canada - Loop (short) / 2022 / Canada - Kjer se prepirata dva… (short) / 2022 / Slovenia - Lightfest 2: A Midsummer’s Fightfest (short) / 2022 / Canada - Renato (series) / 2023 / Slovenia - Gepack (feature) / 2023 / Slovenia Theatre - Mala čarovnica, ki ni mogla bit zlobna / 2009 / Slovenia - Kok ti men zdej dol visiš / 2011 / Slovenia - Mamma Mia / 2012 / Slovenia - Pika Nogavička / 2013 / Slovenia - Pravica / 2014 / Slovenia - Kaj iščete? / 2015 / Slovenia - Tri cente daš, opero imaš / 2016 / Slovenia - Zadnji Izhod / 2017 / Slovenia - Apophenic Undayra / 2022 / Canada
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