Five weeks of filming on a small Estonian island, Saaremaa, has come to an end. Suvitajad, is a comedy feature where Kristel plays one of the lead characters, Erna , who is a troubled fashionista looking for love. The movie is produced by Taska Film, Apollo Film Productions and Kassikuld. The comedy will be in the movie theatres in spring, 2022. Suvitajad is directed by Ergo Kuld, produced by Kristian Taska, Tanel Tatter and Veiko Esken.
Kristel filmed a guest star role in an Estonian TV series called Suletud Uste Taga. The episode is called Kuidas Kasvatada Poega. In the episode Kristel’s character called Krista, plays a mother, who gives her sons a profound lesson about a good behavior. Produced by Tuuli Roosma, directed by Indrek Simm, the series airs at TV 3, Estonia, in spring 2022.
Kristel just finished filming a guest star role in a new Estonian TV series called Kümnest Kümme. The crime series will start airing at the end of September, 2021 at Kanal 2.
Episode 4 of the comedy series Guys Night has been released! Kristel plays a badass Kung Fu mother. Check it out by clicking here.
Antrum: The Deadliest Film Ever Made, a horror feature, was released on November, 12th. Kristel plays a supporting role of loving mother, Amber. The movie is now available on Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and YouTube.
On the photo with Kristel is Nicole Tompkins who plays one of the leads, Amber’s daughter.
Guys Night premiered last week at The Three Clubs in Hollywood. The first episode has been aired on YouTube. Don’t miss it. The episode Kristel guest stars in, will be released later this year. Stay tuned.
Felix Campaign which Kristel filmed in October, 2018 for Finland is finally completed and released on Internet. All clips can be seen on Felix Suomi YouTube page. Watch one of the Felix TV commercials here.
Today was released a new Jesse Pepe’s music video which Kristel filmed in summer, 2018. The poignant peace of art was directed by Mateo Trujillo-Hobbs. Edit/Color William A Schoenfeld Creative, Inc. Watch the music video here.
Kristel finished filming an episode of a series called Guys Night, a comedy created and directed by a young and up-and coming director Mateo Trujillo-Hobbs. Kristel plays a guest star character of a Kung Fu master who reeks havoc on the guys after inadvertently ruining the most important day of her life.
Kristel booked a lead role in a Felix TV Commercial for Finland. The Hollywood action movie style commercial was filmed in Estonia and should be released in spring, 2019.
Kristel gave her voice to a new Fiskars TV Commercial for Estonian TV Channels. Look out for it.
Kristel finished filming a feature film which name can not be revealed quite yet. Kristel plays the main character’s mother.
Earlier this year Kristel filmed a TV Commerial and a print campaign for La Croix sparkling water which was finally launched this week. Watch the TV Commercial by clicking here.
Kristel was involved in the documentary for Netflix called My Friend Tommy. The story whirls around Tommy who is a forty year old virgin. Kristel plays one of his set up dates. The movie is produced by a Canadian film editor and videographer Nora Stankovic and directed by her brother Nem Stankovitc.
Kristel has been nominated for best acting in the drama category at the 2018 CFC Short Film Competition. The Tower of Dissent is directed by Nickolas Gilbert; cinematographer is Benjamin Gaskell. More updates to follow.
The image below is a behind-the-scenes photo from the movie.
Kristel signed a contract with CSP Management. Her new manager is Mark Myers.
Kristel just booked a supporting role in a Sci-Fi comedy feature called “Sex and the Future”. The film is produced and written by Ethan Zvi Kaplan; directed by Luis Hueck.
Look out for a Giant’s new video game called Full Moon Night. Kristel gave her voice to a villainous character named Wolf Granny.
The two weeks run of a cabaret-musical The Mitchell Sanitorium has come to an end. The show may be transferred to Queen Mary, Long Beach. Updates to follow.
Kristel just gave her voice for multiple characters in a popular 3D Action Role-playing Mobile Game called Tai-Chi Panda 3, created by Snail Games USA. The game has over 10 million players only in China. Kristel played Female Demon, Town Mayor, Adler, Villager and Capital Guard Fram.
Kristel just recently booked a Cabaret Musical The Mitchell Sanitorium. Kristel will be playing Betty Monroe, a woman who ends up at the abandoned sanitorium after having been left by her groom at the altar. The show is produced by a talented tandem Lee Marshall and Todd Martens from MM Productions LA. The show opens on June, 14th at The Cavern Club Celebrity Theater and runs for two weeks. Tickets on sale now at www.cavernclubtheater.com More information can also be found at the MMProductionsLA website.
Kristel was invited as one of the special guests to attend the Opening Night of Starring Europe, European Film Festival at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. The Festival will run from May, 9-15th, 2017 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood and Aero Theatre in Santa Monica.
Come and see Kristel at the Ten Minute Play Festival at Stella Adler’s Theater in Hollywood, April 7-30. Tickets are on sale at www.townestreetla.org.
Kristel has completed filming a short film called The Barriers, directed by Caleb Ekeroth. The film has been submitted for Sundance sponsored competition.
Kristel signed a new theatrical representation contract with 90210 Talent. Her new agent is LaRosa Howland. Congratulations!
Today Kristel became a full member of SAG-AFTRA– Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. SAG-AFTRA is the most reputable performers union in the world. It supports and protects actors in all areas starting from wages to healthcare.
Kristel has just spent two weeks at the Binari Sonori Studios where she recorded songs and texts for Fisher Price brand new singing and talking toys. Kristel has been an artistic contributor for the Fisher Price line of educational products for Estonian market for the past seven years. New Fisher Price toys will be out be the end of this year.
Kristel has recorded voice over announcements for Microsoft for over six years now. Whoever calls Microsoft Estonia and hears automated messages, it must be Kristel’s welcoming voice. Today Kristel will be recording new additional scripts.
Kristel is filming a cameo role of a bitchy golddigger in a web-series created by Harriet Fisher and Marcus Elius. The series is called The Waiting Room and should be out there soon.
Dos Equis new commercial The Most Interesting Man in the World Wins on Land, Sea, Air and Beyond has now aired internationally. Click here to view.
Kristel is currently filming a feature called The Dig, produced by Else Films. On the photo with Kristel are her on-screen son Nathan aka Rowan Smith and daughter Oralee aka Nicole Tompkins.
Kristel finished filming an International Dos Equis commercial yesterday. She is playing a Russian cosmonaut. It was one of the most challenging roles she has ever done, being harnessed on wires in the air for hours. The commercial will be aired internationally after Christmas. On the photo with Kristel is Jonathan Goldsmith as “The Most Interesting Man In The World”.
Kristel booked a role in a TV Movie called How Not To Propose. She will be playing alongside with Ryan Merriman (The Pretender) and Kayla Ewell (The Vampire Diaries ). The movie is directed by Bradford May and casting director is Amy Reece.
Estonian Magazine called Mari published a story about Kristel’s life and work as an actress in the United States. The issue was published on October. You can also read the article online.
From Me premiere will take place today, October 27th at 4.30 pm at the Laemmle NoHo Cinema. There will be a Q & A following the screening.
For tickets please go to:
Lammle NoHo Cinema website.
From Me will be premiering on Monday, October 27th at 5.00 PM at the:
Laemmle NoHo Cinema
5240 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
There will be a Q & A following the screening.
Kristel just booked a Ciroc vodka TV commercial! The Three day shoot will begin next week. The commercial will air in all of North America (US, Canada and Mexico) and worldwide on the internet.
Kristel has just auditioned for a part in the USA series, The Americans. Fingers crossed.
The Estonian House in Los Angeles California has invited Kristel to screen her film From Me followed by a Q and A after the show. The private event will take place at the Estonian House in Los Angeles on September 20th at 12.00 pm.
The episode of Justice with Judge Mablean where Kristel guest stars as plaintiff Myra Shinsky, aired on September 15th on Channel 10 in the United States. The Episode is called Bed Bugs and the B&B and is still available to watch at the www.justicecentral.tv.
Kristel was offered a guest star role of a rich trophy wife in the court series Justice with Judge Mablean. The episode will be aired on September, 15th on KDOC, Channel 10, USA. More updates to follow.
From Me trailer is now completed. Click HERE to view.
The poster of a short film From Me.
Andrea Ridgeway wrote and produced the web series pilot episode of Many Addictions of Chloe. Kristel plays a Chloe’s best friend Eva who is a man eater and sex addict.
Kristel played a hostage in the Urban Nightmares– a horror series produced by Jesse Peppe, Maddie McGuire and directed by Will Godar.
Kristel played a brassy prostitute in the first episode of On the Humanity, which was produced and directed by Tyler Cole. The project has been condensed to compete in Project Greenlight.
Kristel signed a manager contract with Victor Kruglov & Associates.
Kristel’s new acting demo reel is now up both on Youtube and on the website. Enjoy!
Kristel was offered a starring role in a comedy Escape Reality at the Magicopolis theater in Santa Monica. She will be taking over for the current leading lady in June. More updates to follow.
Exiting news- the short film Kristel wrote, produced and starred in is now completed. K film is now officially titled From Me. The film is being entered into festival circuit. All updates can be found on the film’s official Facebook page.
Kristel has just finished shooting a short comedy called Boardroom for Funny Or Die channel where she played a bitchy prostitute GiGi. The Boardroom is written and directed by Tyler Cole.
Kristel has just finished two days recording children songs at the Mai Tai Studios. New Fisher Price toys will be out there soon.
Kristel has just signed a contract with Sovereign Talent Group. She is now represented by Susan Havins.
Kristel has just finished shooting her first film she has written and produced. Kristel played the lead character called Karen. On board were an Academy Award Winner director Tanel Toom and a NFTS graduate DOP Jack Wilkinson. The film is currently in post-production.
Kristel is about to shoot two short films on April/May. Brendon Rowen has written and will direct a short called “Once Loved”. Kristel will be playing Sacha, the lead character’s love interest, alongside Spencer Burrows. The second short is called Lost in Shadows which will be directed by Mitchell Green-Muid.
Kristel has been offered a role in the short film that will compete in the SCI-FI-LONDON 48 Hour Film Challenge. The film will be shot by Peter Harris from Channel 4 Television. The producer on board is Beril Elhadef.
Kristel has has just finished recording children’s songs for Fisher Price. Fisher Price toys with Kristel’s voice can be found in big stores shortly.
On Friday, 15th of March, Kristel will record children’s songs for Fisher Price.
Kristel has just returned from Los Angeles, US, where she auditioned for various TV pilots. She also attended an intense 6-days acting master-class with Bernard Hiller.
Kristel attended a three-days London master-class with Bernard Hiller- one of the most sought after acting and success coaches in the world. After finishing the London master-class, Kristel followed her teacher to Rome, Italy, where Bernard held a five-days master-class. Bernard has been instrumental in launching the careers of Cameron Diaz and Chace Crawford to name a few.
Filming a TV comedy pilot called ‘St Milligans Wharf’ by Mystic Mango Productions. Produced by Delanie Forbes and directed by Tana Huggins-Harris.
Kristel is shooting a bitchy sex-bomb role Donna in a commercial for My Wun. The commercial is directed by Linzy Attenborough for Thought Juice Films Ltd.
This weekend Kristel will be filming a Sci-Fi called The Question for Motion Picture House and directed by an award-winning director Danann Breathnach.
Kristel Elling has just completed a photo shoot for Daily Mail with a famed photographer Alison Jackson.
Kristel Elling has completed filming an ex-girlfriend role in a comedy feature called The All-Dayer, directed by David Bryant and produced by Bryant Brothers Productions Ltd & Menan Films.
Kristel has just finished filming a commercial for Crest 3D White, produced by Transcendent Films and directed by Kris Koster.
Kristel has just returned from New York, where she spent two weeks and improved her acting skills once again with Bob Krakower. Bob is recognized as one of the top acting-for-screen coaches in the business, based both in New York and Los Angeles.
A producer/writer Delanie Forbes from Mystic Mango Productions has especially written a part for Kristel in the online sitcom called St Milligans Wharf. Kristel is about to play a wealthy Russian twins. Filming will be around May-June, 2012. Tana Huggins-Harris is at the helm as a director.
Kristel is now filming a part of a victim for the thriller feature film called 18 Years Ago, directed by Theo Bahannack. The trailer can be seen here.
Kristel is rehearsing for a TV comedy pilot by Cold Cuts Comedy. More updates will follow shortly.
Kristel has just returned from New York where she attended Bob Krakower’s acting classes. Bob is one of the top acting-for-screen coaches in the business based both in New York and Los Angeles.
Reframing Sadness at the Theatre Collection
Kristel will be playing Miche in a drama Reframing Sadness. The play is directed by Victor Sobchak who is a Artistic Director at the Theatre Collection and a receiver of a Outstanding Achievement Award at London Fringe Awards 2011. Reframing Sadness will run from 24th until 29th of August, 2011 in Camden, at the Theatre Collection.
Kristel was offered a leading lady part in the short drama called Another Day, written and directed by Alan Colegrave. The film will be shot at the beginning of August.
Kristel got the recall for Marc Forster’s (Quantum of Solace, Finding Neverland, Monster’s Ball) new film World War Z, starring Brad Pitt.
Kristel is supervising a new Channel 4 radio sitcom Polyoaks, written by Phil Hammond and David Spicer, starring David West.
Kristel has been selected to audition for the US comedy web series Funny or Die that has featured such well known actors like Charlie Sheen, Daniel Radcliffe, Lindsay Lohan amongst others. The patrons of the UK site are Little Britain stars Matt Lucas and David Walliams, in place of Will Ferrell, who this series has been founded by in California.
Kristel has just finished filming the short film of Gut Crunch by Eleanor Appleton. Directed by Vins Blake.
Kristel has recently completed work on a film called A Night, where she plays the leading character of Kaisa. The film is directed by Eugenia Rossetti.
Kristel is currently filming a short drama called Dead Point, in which she plays the lead part of Olo.The script is by Sarah Woolner, directed by Jessica Kneipp, DOP is Raffaele Giordano. Photos behind the scenes by Isabel Infantes.
Kristel has just completed a short film called Masked Ball directed by Ermeson Vieira, in which she plays the lead part of Alice, a university student who works as a strippper in order to cover her university tuition.
Wrap party after completing the 1st Season of App Media’s Persona drama series. Cast from the left: Amanda Sterkenburg, Alexis Strum, director Don Allen, Kristel Elling, Sienna Gray, Katherine Ingle.
Kristel has just signed a contract with Fisher Price and has completed two recording sessions for them at So Sound Studios, in London, already. In Estonia you can now buy various Fisher Price toys and hear Kristel sing children’s songs in her native tongue! The most popular of these musical toys is the Laugh and Learn Nursery Rhymes CD Player.