Luise Heyer took up her first theatre engagement at Schauspiel Dortmund and was named "best actress of the season". Her cinema debut followed in 2011 in WESTWIND by Robert Thalheim. Her talent for profound and sensitive roles is demonstrated by the films she played in: JACK by Edward Berger, HÄRTE by Rosa von Praunheim, FADO by Jonas Rothlaender. She won the German Film Award and the Bambi for her profound interpretation of Hape Kerkeling's depressed mother in DER JUNGE MUSS AN DIE FRISCHE LUFT, the most successful film in 2019. For her portrayal of "Liv" in the cinema drama DAS SCHÖNSTE PAAR by Sven Taddicken, she was nominated for "Best Female Lead". In 2021 she will star in 4 cinema productions in GENERATION BEZIEHUNGSUNFÄHIG by Helena Hufnagel, NAHSCHUSS by Franziska Stünkel, JGA by Alireza Golafshan and LAURAS STERN by Joya Thome.