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Dimitris Michael  Stratas  
 
Actor

Hair color:brown Height:183 cm
Eyes color: green Weight:125 kg


Languages
English    fluently
French    well
German    few
Spanish    few
Italian    few
Greek    mother tongue

He was born and raised in Athens. He studied Marketing at Baruch College, City University of New York. He took his first theatre and TV courses there, and he also studied at HB Studio with Herbert Berghof, Carol Rosenfeld and Steven Strimpell among others. After his return to Greece he enrolled and graduated from Ramba Drama School. He studied classical singing with Anastasia Monogeni of the National Greek Opera, and dance with Kay Holden, as well as with Magda Gerosideri and others at Chorokinissi.
In New York, he appeared at Baruch, in Oscar Wildes The Importance of Being Earnest (Algernon), in Loesser, Swerling & Burrows musical Guys and Dolls (Liverlips Louie) and in Arthur Schnitzlers La Ronde (Soldier).
Other favorite roles include Tom from Tennessee Williams The Glass Menagerie, Treplev from Anton Chekhovs The Seagull, and Bobby from David Mamets American Buffalo.
His filmwork includes the lead in Nadja Tennstedts short film So Lonely (in N.Y.), and also the lead in Giorgos Noussias short film Location Scouting (in Athens). In the way of feature films he appeared as Kritikos in Yannis Fagras Still looking for Morfine (Panhellenic Union of Film Critics award 2001) and also in Reppas Papathanassiou Crying came out of Paradise and Pantelis Voulgaris Brides.
He has appeared in many television series and in numerous commercials, most notably as Newton in the Frulite on the Go campaign between 2002 and 2006.
As a singer he appeared with the Greek National Opera Choir in the Concert, Video, and Recording of Vangelis Mythodea.
After a number of years of absence from showbiz, he made a comeback as William in the Canadian play Insomnia by Daniel Brooks and Guillermo Verdecchia , in English, in the winter of 2015, with Prospero theatre company, which rejuvenated his pursuit of acting.
This has yielded so far, a commercial in Cyprus for Primetel mobile telephony, where he appeared as a barman, serving Santa Claus.

Languages

Greek Native
English Very fluently. Accents: Greek, British, American, Cockney, Southern, French, German.
French Well.
Spanish, German, Italian - a little



Primetel - 2015

frulite on the go 2006