Janina Elkin

Janina Elkin

actress, additional crew

Janina Elkin was born on Dec 20, 1982 in USSR [now Ukraine]. Janina Elkin's big-screen debut came with Castle Einstein - Season 14 directed by Renata Kaye in 2011. Janina Elkin is known for The Queen's Gambit directed by Scott Frank, Anya Taylor-Joy stars as Beth Harmon and Chloe Pirrie as Alice Harmon. Janina Elkin has got 1 awards and 1 nominations so far. The most recent award Janina Elkin achieved is Levante International Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Janina Elkin plays is The Four of Us which will be released on Oct 15, 2021.

Janina Elkin is a British-German Actress. Born in Kiev (Ukraine) and raised in Germany, who works between London, Berlin and Los Angeles. Among other things it is known for The Queens Gambit, The Undeclared War, Tatort and Schloss Einstein. She speaks fluent German, English and Spanish. In the early stage of her career she was a dancer. From 2001-2004 she studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York. Since 2004 she has been working as an actress on stage as well as in film and television.

  • Birthday

    Dec 20, 1982
  • Place of Birth

    Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, USSR [now Ukraine]
  • Also known


Known For


1 wins & 1 nominations

Levante International Film Festival
Best Actress
Winner - Custom
Fremdkörper (2015)

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows