Who are we without our masks ?
Dan Kadosh was born on the 21st of September 1994 in Kfar Saba, Israel to Philippe Kaddouch and Megan Cohen Berkman. His parents met in Israel during their military service. His mother is from a Jewish family in South Africa but immigrated with her family to Israel when she was a child, while his father, from France is mostly Jewish Algerian descent. Both of his parents are world renowned experts in Krav Maga (Israeli Self Defense).
Raised in France until his teen years, he discovered his passion for Cinema and understood his dream was to become an actor. At the age of fifteen, he moved back to Israel with his mother and sisters . He continued his school years in Israel where he learnt Hebrew and graduated from high school. At the age of eighteen he joined the Israeli Military as a combat soldier in The Golani Brigade for a period of three years. After his military service, Dan decided to work in many different fields which have contributed to the life experience that he now uses as an asset in his acting.
Golan Heights, Israel (2013)
After understanding that to bloom as an actor he would have to leave his comfort zone, Dan decided to make a big sacrifice and leave his family, friends & home country Israel for England. He started his journey in the United Kingdom by taking part in a Masterclass at The Actors Studio UK based in the world famous Pinewood Studios. After studying for hundreds of hours under the supervision of professionals from the industry including Acting Coach Clare Davidson, Tim Kent, Mel Churcher and others. Dan decided to make London his new home where he signed with his current agent Camilla Storey Management. Dan moved to Paris in 2021 and has since directed two Short Films in which he also starred that have been selected in numerous film festivals. “Émotionnel” & “Et N’oublie Pas“
Pinewood Studios, UK (2018)
English*, French*, Hebrew*, Spanish (* = Native/Fluent)
French*, Israeli*, South African
Climbing, Gymnastics, Ice Skating, Krav Maga*, Rollerblading, Shooting*, Skateboarding, Skiing, Snowboarding, Yoga (* = Experienced)
MUSIC & DANCE :
A Cappella, Choral Singing, Dance (general), Drums, Singing* (general) (* = Experienced)
Actor-Singer, Comedy Improv, Meisner Technique, Public Speaking, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Story Telling, Voice Acting
OTHER SKILLS :
Chess, Computer Literate, Cooking/Baking, DBS (CRB) clearance, Event Host (experienced), Film/Video Editor (experienced), Firearms training, First Aider (qualified), Improvisation, Military Training/Experience, Poker, Soldier (former professional), Translating, Waiting Staff (experience)
5 Days Screen Acting with Director Tim Kent, Actor Studio UK (Pinewood Studios) March 2017
Screen Acting Masterclass, Actor Studio UK (Pinewood Studios) January – February 2018
Clare Davidson Masterclass (Kings Cross) May – July 2018
International Showcase Directed by Clare Davidson (Actors Center London) October 2018
The Montes Method Workshop by Anthony Montes (Exchange Theatre) January 2020
Clare Davidson Masterclass (Kings Cross) October 2018 – Now