Joanna Kulig

Joanna Kulig
June 24, 1982

Graduate of the Ludwik Solski State Drama School in Krakow, specialization in popular music vocals; in 2007-08 actress of the Teatr Stary in Krakow.


The Fryderyk Chopin State Primary Music School in Krynica-Zdroj - piano class, the Mieczyslaw Karlowicz State Secondary Music School in Krakow - solo singing class, the Ludwik Solski State Drama School in Krakow - specialization in drama performance and popular music vocals.


2013 - Polish Film Awards Orly 2013, Award for Best Supporting Actress for performance in Elles by Malgoska Szumowska.
2012 - 37th Gdynia Film Festival, Award for an Actress in the Best Supporting Role in Elles by Maglorzata Szumowska; an additional Elle's Crystal Star award from the Elle magazine for riveting stage personality and great talent.
2009 - Sopot, 9th Polish National Festival of Radio and TV Theatre Two Theaters - Award for the Best Female Role, for the part of Halina Szwarc in the TV Theatre show Doktor Halina directed by Marcin Wrona.
2008 - Koszalin, 27th Debut Film Festival Young and Film - Award for Best Acting Debut in a Leading Role in Wednesday, Thursday Morning directed by Grzegosz Packa.
2007 - Gdynia Film Festival, Award of the Mayor of Gdynia for Best Acting Debut in Wednesday, Thursday Morning.
1998 - Third prize at the grand finale of the Szansa na sukces TV singing competition, for the performance of Między ciszą by Grzegorz Turnau.