ACTOR (LOS ANGELES, NEW YORK)
Christiane Seidel is an American film, television, and theater actress, born to a Danish mother and German father in Wichita Falls, Texas. Her father known as, “Tiny,” served as a NATO naval fighter pilot and instructor. Her childhood was spent between Germany, Denmark, and the U.S..
She attended the New York Lee Strasberg Theater & Film Institute two-year conservatory, followed by a stint under the esteemed Susan Batson. Currently Christiane studies with renowned acting coach Larry Moss, and protégé, Karl Bury.
Recognized for her participation in New York independent theatre productions as well as several award-winning short films, Christiane landed her television debut as a Guest Star on NBC’s 12th season premiere of “Law & Order: SVU”.
Christiane now plays the role of Sigrid, Norwegian wife to rogue-agent, Nelson Van Alden, portrayed by Academy® nominated, Michael Shannon, on the hit HBO series “Boardwalk Empire”.