Biography - Eskindir Tesfay

Last Modified: 10th Oct, 2023
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Heilong, Essi, Movie-Do
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Uncharted (film)
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October 13, 1976 (age 47)
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Eskindir Tesfay
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Who is Eskindir Tesfay?

Eskindir Tesfay is an actor, producer by profession, and German by nationality. He is well known for starring in the film Karlstown, Uncharted, Song of the Assassins, and the TV series Wolf 2039, A Case for Two.

Eskindir Tesfay (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Eskindir Tesfay – Age, Parents, Siblings

Eskindir Tesfay’s birth took place on October 13, 1976, in Asmara, Eritrea. He later moved to Berlin, Germany. There is very limited information about his parents, siblings, and childhood including the profession of his mother, and father.

Education, Ethnicity

Like most of his early life, there is limited information when it comes to his educational history but it is believed that he studied in Taipei, Taiwan.

His ethnicity is African.

Eskindir Tesfay – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Like most of early life, there is limited information when it comes to his romantic life. The information on Tesfay’s past girlfriends and dating history is wanting.

He is currently believed to be single, sans wife and children.

Eskindir Tesfay (Image: Madote)

Eskindir Tesfay – Career

Early Days

Before starting his career as an actor, he worked as a model in numerous commercials, and a stuntman and also trained in martial arts. His debut screen role was in the 2008 TV film Alia: A Bosniac Rhapsody. This was followed by appearances in the films Alia: A Bosniac Rhapsody (2009), Urban Fighter (2012), Alien Rising (2013), and on the episodes of the TV series Görev Pesinde - Der Auftrag (2009), Der Kriminalist (2014), among others.

Films, TV Series

Since 2015, Eskindir Tesfay has starred in the films Out of Control (2017), Tiger Girl (2017), Snowflake (2017), Ingenium (2018), Ronny & Klaid (2018), Uncharted (2022), Song of the Assassins (2022), The Kids Turned Out Fine (2021), Karlstown, etc. 

He has also portrayed characters in episodes of the TV series Counterpart (2018), Ein Fall für Zwei: Reloaded (2021), A Case for Two (2021), and Wolf 2039 (2021-2022), among others.

Also, he has been credited with the short films Guerilla's Blood (2009), A Time of Vultures (2012), Tribal Ties (2013), Roughtown (2014), Until the End of the Day (2015), Zu Ihrer eigenen Sicherheit (2016), Transportress (2017), No Way Out (2019), to name a few.


On the set of Uncharted, Eskindir Tesfay has worked alongside Rudy Pankow, Sarah Petrick, Alana Boden, Diarmaid Murtagh, and Joseph Balderrama.

Eskindir Tesfay (Image: Xwhos)

Eskindir Tesfay – Awards, Nominations

In 2020,  Tesfay alongside his training partner Mathis Landwehr was nominated for the Taurus World Stunt Award - Best Fight category.

Eskindir Tesfay – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary of Eskindir Tesfay is under review.

Eskindir Tesfay – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Tesfay is followed by thousands of followers and counting.

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