Christanne de Bruijn is an award-winning Dutch actress known for her lead role in THE CONDUCTOR. This period drama, directed by Maria Peters (Shooting Star Filmcompany) tells the true story of Antonia Brico, the first woman to conduct a symphony orchestra. It was released theatrically in The Netherlands on October 25, 2018. The Conductor made its way to cinemas around the world, including Japan, South-Korea, Spain, Turkey and China and will be released in Germany, Canada and Finland in 2020. The film has already screened at several film festivals in Europe, Asia and the United States, amongst others the Taipei International Film Festival and the Mill Valley Film Festival. The Conductor won the Narrative Feature – Audience Award at the Denver Film Festival.
This year Christanne can be seen as the lead role Sanne in the short film WINE by Anna Demianenko. She also narrated ten episodes of the Storytel Original HET ZWARTE WATER by Eva Keuris. She played various roles in tv-series including FLIKKEN MAASTRICHT by Ben Sombogaart, MOORDVROUW VI.
As well as acting, Christanne also studied singing and dancing. Since 2010, Christanne has played in performances including the critically acclaimed RICHARD III (Matthijs Rümke, Orkater) and in leading roles in WICKED, SISTER ACT, MOTHER, I WANT TO JOIN THE CABARET (Stage Entertainment) and as Amalia Balash in the musical SHE LOVES ME produced by De Kernploeg, amongst others.