Tonko Bossen (1998) is an actor, filmmaker and musician. During his high school years, he performed in various films and television series including Adam & E.V.A., Nieuwe Buren and De Maatschap.
Playing the lead role in the movie Kappen! in 2016 was Tonko’s breakthrough. He also played leading roles in Doorbijten, Lost in the Game and in the short film Turn It Around.
In addition to his acting activities, Tonko has stage experience as a singer and guitarist with his rock band. As a filmmaker he has been responsible for the camerawork for various short fiction- and documentary films, which he made both in- and out of school. One of these films was shown at the Netherlands Film Festival.
In 2018, he played one of the leading roles in the television series Zomer in Zeeland, and he has since played a large variety of other roles.
In 2022 Tonko graduated from the Netherlands Film Academy where he studied Cinematography for 4 years.