Stefan Kapicic has played more than 70 roles in theatre, film, and television however he is best known for his role as the iconic X-men character Colossus, in the record-breaking Marvel/Fox feature film “Deadpool” directed by Tim Miller and starring Ryan Reynolds. “Deadpool” was not only an instant Marvel-fan favorite, making it the highest-grossing R-rated film of all time. He’s currently reprising his role of “Colossus” in a highly anticipated sequel of this powerful franchise. “Deadpool 2” release date is 1st of June 2018.
Also, he finished filming a new hit show for “Starz”named “Counterpart” with academy award winner J.K. Simmons, Olivia Williams, Stephen Rea in which he plays mysterious ex-special agent Lieber.
“Counterpart” is set to premiere in January 2018 on “Starz”.
Kapicic was born in Cologne, Germany. He studied at one of the most respected drama schools in Europe, Academy of Dramatic Arts.
He made his feature film debut in 2003 with “Almost Totally Ordinary Story”. His breakout role was awarded “Best Debutant” at the Nish Film Festival 2003. Feature film castings and offers immediately followed his successful debut. He went on to star in films such as: “The Cordon“ by Goran Markovic, “Street Walker” by K. Djordjevic, “Free Fall” by V. Djukelic, “Tears for Sale” by Uros Stojanovic was produced by Luc Besson, “One shot” by Robert Orhel, “Lost Prince” by Tom Rukavina, “We Will be World Champions” by Darko Bajic, “The Brother’s Bloom” by “Star Wars” director Rian Johnson which stars Oscar-winners Adrien Brody and Rachel Weisz. He also co-starred in the Universal feature film “Big Miracle” with Drew Barrymore, Kristin Bell and John Krasinski for director Ken Kwapis.
He has also seen much success on the small screen. His television credits include guest- starring in: David Mamet’s “The Unit” and Ridley Scott “Numb3rs”, Fox’s ”24” and NBC’s
“The Event,” European shows “Ordinary People”, “I, Cheguevara”, “ Vratice Se Rode”, “Larin Izbor” first and second season, “Andrija & Andjelka”, “Stella”, and “Zora Dubrovacka.”
His theatre credits include National Theatre “Hasanaga’s Wife”, directed by Award Winning director Jagos Markovic. Critics described his performance as “astonishing” and shortly after his theatre career took off. After he completed his studies, he went on to star in 50 plays including; “Merchant of Venice” by W. Shakespeare, “Electra” by Euripides, “Brothers Karamazov” by F.M. Dostojevsky directed by one of the most famous European directors Tomaz Pandur, “Death” by Woody Allen, “Prometheus” by Euripides, “Ressurection blues” by Arthur Miller, “Street Car Named Desire “ by Tennessee Williams, “Parasites”, “Skup”, “Phone Booth”. He starred in the theatre performance of “Romeo & Juliet” at internationally recognized “Dubrovnik summer festival. “
6’4” tall Kapicic he speaks 9 languages and he’s great with sword, horse riding, shooting etc.