Julia Riedler, born in Salzburg in 1990, studied at the Hamburg University of Music and Performing Arts (HfMT). She has worked as an artistic director of the MS Dockville Festival for Art and Music in Hamburg and has been a member of the artist network cobratheater.cobra since 2009. In her final academic year Julia Riedler was taken on by the Deutsche Schauspielhaus Hamburg and in 2013 she received the Boy Gobert Newcomer Prize for outstanding achievements in acting. From 2013 to 2015 she was a permanent member of the Schauspiel Köln ensemble. She has appeared in various film and television productions in Austria and Germany, most recently for the Munich ZDF mini-series “Bier Royal” and the ARD feature film “Lotte am Bauhaus” as well as the feature film “Luz”. In addition, she has been in numerous radio plays and won the Audience Award at the ARD’s German Radio Play Festival in 2014.
Since the 2015/16 season, Julia Riedler has been a permanent member of the Münchner Kammerspiele, and in 2016 she received the advancement award from the Association of Friends of the Münchner Kammerspiele and the AZ-Stern for Best Actress 2016. In November 2017 she was awarded the Bavarian Art Prize 2017 in the category of Performing Arts.