Christos Batzios is an actor, screenwriter and athlete, born in Kavala, Greece.
Theater & Cinema
Christos Batzios has played several roles in theater and cinema, gaining recognition from an early age. One of his most notable plays is the comedy “Ntropis Pragmata”, which was a very successful theatre production, written by Christos Batzios and ranked among the top comedies for 3 seasons in Greece and Cyprus. It was directed by Maria Androutsou. The comedy is announced to return for a fourth season, with significant changes and new cast.
Selected Filmography & Plays:
|Α mon age, je me cache encore pour fumer||Homme||Drama|
|Nikos Kazantzakis||Novel Man||Drama – Biography|
|Exodos 1826||Avramoulis||Drama – Historic & Documentary|
|It’s not what it looks like||Paulos||Comedy|
|Ntropis Pragmata 1, 2 & 3||Chris||Comedy|
|Sarmako – A tale from the North||The Ghost||Drama|
|Look where you are||Nick||Drama|
|3 Typoi gia gelia & gia klammata||Giannis||Comedy|
|Nihterini Οmada Εrgasias||John||Comedy|
|Fools||L. S. Tolchinsky||Comedy|
Christos dances Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Latin Dances and Greek Traditional Dances, while training to Calisthenics, among others. He is also a member of an acrobatic dance team.
Christos sings in musical theater shows and live gigs. He is also writing songs, and he is about to announce a new group formation in 2017.
Christos has been a radio host for the 91.1 Venus FM, hosting the radio comedy show “Halara to proi” and “Ta tromera paidia”, along with Giannis Georgiadis. The show was a great hit and earned nationwide acceptance.
Batzios has studied Physical Education, in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
In theater, he has been a student and member of Nemesis Studio, in Thessaloniki, studying Drama, Improvisation, Kinesiology and Voice lessons.
He later moved in Athens, where he studied in the National Theatre. Moreover, he took Cinema, Drama, Improvisation, Kinesiology and Voice Lessons in the “Theater of Changes” and also Acting for Camera & Theater in the “Theater&Cinema Studio” of Nikos Kornilios.
In dancing, he has studied contemporary, latin and hip hop dances as well as acrobatic dance, in the AllStar Dance Shool and the Avant Garde Dance Shool.
Christos also plays acoustic guitar. He has also taken voice lessons with Gelly Flouri and Marina Skiadaresi in Athens and studied Piano and vocals in the Avant Garde Music Shool.
He speaks Greek as a native language and is a also fluent English and good German speaker.
Christos is a basketball player, having played in reputable clubs (Kavala, Apollon, MENT and others). He is also an athlete of the track & field, Boxing and mountain biking. He has earned many awards in different sports, mostly in basketball and track&field.
Christos has been a volunteer basketball coach for people with disabilities and for children, having also an active role in causes for people in need and animal shelters.
He is the founder and owner of the media & production company “PROMiS Media” and other groups of companies with global presence.