Photograph: Will Coban
British actor, Jonah Hauer-King most recently starred as Prince Eric in the Disney live-action remake of THE LITTLE MERMAID opposite Halle Bailey and Melissa McCarthy.
In addition, Jonah is set to appear in RICH FLU alongside Rafe Spall and Timothy Spall - and as Lale Sokolov, the lead in THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ for Sky. The limited series will be based on Heather Morris’ 2018 novel of the same name.
In 2022, Jonah featured in THE FLATSHARE, an original series for Paramount + based on Beth O’Leary’s bestselling novel, Flatshare. He will also play Giacomo Casanova in A BEAUTIFUL IMPERFECTION, an empowering love story based on the book by Arthur Japin. The film went to Cannes for market.
Notable television credits include; the BBC One and PBS WW2 drama series WORLD ON FIRE (2019). Jonah starred in the leading role as Harry Chase, opposite Lesley Manville, Sean Bean and Helen Hunt. Jonah will soon reprise his role for a second series. Two further BBC series, 'HOWARD’S END' with Hayley Atwell and Matthew Macfadyen, and 'LITTLE WOMEN', with Emily Watson, Angela Lansbury, and Michael Gambon.
Further film credits include; Francois Girard's THE SONG OF NAMES (2019) alongside Tim Roth and Clive Owen which premiered at Toronto International Film Festival and London Film Festival. He is also soon to star in Blumhouse's ONCE UPON A TIME IN STATEN ISLAND (2021) alongside Naomi Watts. Sony Pictures A DOG’S WAY HOME (2019), Jonah also starred in the BFI’s 'POSTCARDS FROM LONDON', released by Peccadillo Pictures in November 2018.
He first arrived on the critic’s radars with his brilliant West End debut playing Kenneth Branagh's son in THE ENTERTAINER and his first on screen lead role in Danny Huston's THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH, which received its world premiere at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. Jonah went on to star in ASHES IN THE SNOW and Film 4's OLD BOYS alongside Alex Lawther.
His further theatre credits include; PUNK ROCK (Lyric Theatre), RENT (ADC Theatre), EQUUS (ADC Theatre), FLAMES OVER NEW JERSEY (Underbelly Edinburgh Festival), MACBETH (Farrer Theatre).
A BEAUTIFUL IMPERFECTION
Michiel van Erp
THE LITTLE MERMAID
ONCE UPON A TIME IN STATEN ISLAND
THE SONG OF NAMES
Serendipity Point Films
A DOG'S WAY HOME
Charles Martin Smith
Bona Film Group
ASHES IN THE SNOW
Marius A. Markevicius
POSTCARDS FROM LONDON
THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH
THE GATE OF THE HUNDRED SORROWS
Try Hard Productions/John Logan
HOLDING ON FOR A GOOD TIME
NYU Film School
WORLD ON FIRE S2
Drew Casson, Barney Cokeliss, Meenu Gaur
Mammoth Screen for BBC
THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ
Peter Cattaneo & Chloe Wicks
AGATHA AND THE CURSE OF ISHTAR
Endemol UK / Channel 5
WORLD ON FIRE
Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company
FLAMES OVER NEW JERSEY
Underbelly (Edinburgh Festival)