Øystein Kanestrøm

Øystein Schiefloe Kanestrøm is originally from Verdal in Norway, and graduated in 2017 with a BA Acting from The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow. Before this he studied drama and theatre studies for two years at Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Whilst training in Glasgow, his roles ranged from a feral ‘Caliban’ in THE TEMPEST to Gerda’s protective Reindeer in THE SNOW QUEEN – for both of which roles he attracted stand-out reviews in the Scottish national press.

Since graduation, Øystein’s credits include THE INNOCENTS Netflix series, ’Nidhoggr’ in PANTHER (working title) video game for SIDE studios and INTEMPERANCE in a leading role, for the New Vic Theatre.

We should mention that Øystein is a brilliant player of spoons.

Represented by Jo Hole