German Actors

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German, Austrian and Switzerland Actors and Actresses

1. Daniel Brühl

Actor | Rush

Daniel Brühl was born in Barcelona, Spain. His father was German TV director Hanno Brühl (1937-2010), who was born in São Paulo, Brazil. His Spanish mother was a teacher. He also has a brother and a sister, Oliver and Miriam. Shortly after his birth, his family moved to Cologne, Germany, where he ...

2. Christoph Waltz

Actor | Django Unchained

Christoph Waltz is an Austrian-German actor. He is known for his works with American filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, receiving acclaim for portraying SS-Standartenführer Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds (2009) and bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz in Django Unchained (2012). For each performance, he ...

3. Diane Kruger

Actress | Inglourious Basterds

Diane Kruger was born Diane Heidkrüger in Algermissen, near Hildesheim, Germany, to Maria-Theresa, a bank employee, and Hans-Heinrich Heidkrüger, a computer specialist. She studied ballet with the Royal Ballet in London before an injury ended her career. She returned to Germany and became a top ...

4. Alexandra Maria Lara

Actress | Der Untergang

Born on 12 November 1978 in Bucharest, Romania, Alexandra Maria Lara fled to Germany with her parents when she was four and half years old. After graduating at the French High School, she studied acting at the Theaterwerkstatt Charlottenburg from 1997 and 2000, but had already played leading ...

5. Franka Potente

Actress | Lola rennt

Franka Potente was born on 22 July 1974 in the German city of Münster, to Hildegard, a medical assistant, and Dieter Potente, a teacher, and raised in the nearby town of Dülmen. After her graduation in 1994, she went to the Otto-Falckenberg-Schule, a drama school in Munich, but soon broke off to ...

6. Thomas Kretschmann

Actor | King Kong

Thomas Kretschmann was born in East Germany. Before becoming an actor, he was a swimmer. He has acted in several popular American movies, such as Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004), The Pianist (2002), U-571 (2000), In Enemy Hands (2004), etc. He has three children, Nicolas, Stella and Sascha with ...

7. Til Schweiger

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Actor, producer, writer, and director Til Schweiger is Germany's best-known actor and also the country's most successful director. With more than 51 Million admissions no other German filmmaker drew more people to cinemas. He runs his own production company Barefoot Films based in Berlin, Germany.

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8. Bruno Ganz

Actor | Der Untergang

Bruno Ganz debuted at the theatre in 1961 and gained there a good reputation as a solid, young actor. In 1970 he founded with Peter Stein the theatre company "Schaubuehne" of Berlin. His debut at the movies was early and unsuccessful during the decade of 1960. His talent as a reflexive actor with ...

9. Jürgen Prochnow

Actor | Das Boot

Born in Berlin, Germany, in 1941, Jürgen Prochnow is a leading actor of the German stage and screen. He was memorable as the submarine captain in the gritty WW II film Das Boot (1981), which brought him to international prominence. He has since starred in many well-received European and Hollywood ...

10. Matthias Schweighöfer

Actor | Der geilste Tag

Matthias Schweighöfer is one of the most successful German actors. Born into a family of actors, he soon knew he belonged in front of a camera, too. His parents, the theatre actors Gitta Schweighöfer and Michael Schweighöfer, often took him to some of their rehearsals, so he later participated in ...

11. Moritz Bleibtreu

Actor | Im Juli

Moritz Bleibtreu is a German actor born on August 13, 1971 in Munich growing up in Hamburg. He first appears in children's television series Neues aus Uhlenbusch (1977) at the age of six. His breakthrough was the role called "Abdul" in the movie Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997). He also became ...

12. August Diehl

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

August Diehl was born on January 4, 1976 in Berlin, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), Love in Thoughts (2004) and 23 (1998). He is married to Julia Malik. They have one child.

13. Sebastian Koch

Actor | Das Leben der Anderen

On stage, television or the movie theatre screen Sebastian Koch is undeniably one of Germany s most multi-faceted and successful actors. Born in Karlsruhe, Germany, May 31, 1962, he spent his childhood and youth in Stuttgart, southwestern Germany. He planned to become a musician, but in the late ...

14. Martina Gedeck

Actress | Das Leben der Anderen

Martina Gedeck was born in Munich. After spending a year in the US, she studied drama at the prestigious Max-Reinhardt-Seminar at the Berlin University of the Arts. Martinas film career began while she was still at drama school. Her filmography covers practically all genres of film.

Gedeck has won a...

15. Max Riemelt

Actor | Freier Fall

Max Riemelt was born on January 7, 1984 in Berlin, Germany. He is an actor, known for Freier Fall (2013), Before the Fall (2004) and The Wave (2008).

16. Ulrich Mühe

Actor | Das Leben der Anderen

Ulrich Mühe was born on June 20, 1953 in Grimma, East Germany as Friedrich Hans Ulrich Mühe. He was an actor and director, known for The Lives of Others (2006), Funny Games (1997) and Der letzte Zeuge (1998). He was married to Susanne Lothar, Jenny Gröllmann and Annegret Hahn. He died on July 22, ...

17. Christian Berkel

Actor | Valkyrie

Christian Berkel was born on October 28, 1957 in West Berlin, West Germany. He is an actor, known for Valkyrie (2008), The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015) and Downfall (2004).

18. Sylvester Groth

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Sylvester Groth was born on March 31, 1958 in Jerichow, East Germany. He is an actor, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015) and My Führer (2007).

19. Ulrich Tukur

Actor | Das Leben der Anderen

Ulrich Tukur was born on July 29, 1957 in Viernheim, Hesse, Germany as Ulrich Scheurlen. He is an actor, known for The Lives of Others (2006), Solaris (2002) and John Rabe (2009). He has been married to Katharina John since October 2003. He was previously married to Amber Wood.

20. Jürgen Vogel

Actor | Die Welle

Jürgen Vogel was born on April 29, 1968 in Hamburg, West Germany as Jürgen Peter Vogel. He is an actor and producer, known for The Wave (2008), Der freie Wille (2006) and Das Leben ist eine Baustelle. (1997).

21. Juliane Köhler

Actress | Der Untergang

Juliane Köhler was born on August 6, 1965 in Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany. She is known for her work on Downfall (2004), Aimee & Jaguar (1999) and Nirgendwo in Afrika (2001).

22. Julia Jentsch

Actress | Sophie Scholl - Die letzten Tage

Julia Jentsch was born on February 20, 1978 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress, known for Sophie Scholl: The Final Days (2005), The Edukators (2004) and 24 Wochen (2016). She has been married to Christian Hablützel since 2012. They have one child.

23. Nadja Uhl

Actress | Operation Zucker

Nadja Uhl was born on May 23, 1972 in Stralsund, German Democratic Republic. She is an actress, known for Operation Zucker (2012), The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008) and The Legend of Rita (2000).

24. Robert Stadlober

Actor | Sommersturm

Robert Stadlober was born on August 3, 1982 in Friesach, Carinthia, Austria. He is an actor, known for Sommersturm (2004), Enemy at the Gates (2001) and Crazy (2000).

25. Devid Striesow

Actor | Die Fälscher

Devid Striesow was born on October 1, 1973 in Bergen auf Rügen, East Germany. He is an actor, known for The Counterfeiters (2007), Before the Fall (2004) and Downfall (2004). He has been married to Francine since 2008. They have two children.

26. Burghart Klaußner

Actor | Die fetten Jahre sind vorbei

Burghart Klaußner was born on September 13, 1949 in Berlin, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Edukators (2004), The White Ribbon (2009) and Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer (2015). He is married to Jenny. They have two children.

27. Christiane Paul

Actress | Im Juli

Christiane Paul was born on March 8, 1974 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress, known for In July (2000), Das Leben ist eine Baustelle. (1997) and The Wave (2008). She was previously married to Wolfgang Schwenk.

28. Maximilian Schell

Actor | Judgment at Nuremberg

Maximilian Schell was the most successful German-speaking actor in English-language films since Emil Jannings, the winner of the first Best Actor Academy Award. Like Jannings, Schell won the Oscar, but unlike him, he was a dedicated anti-Nazi. Indeed, with the exception of Maurice Chevalier and ...

29. Peter Lorre

Actor | Casablanca

As a youth Peter Lorre ran away from home, worked as a bank clerk and, after stage training in Vienna, made his acting debut in Zurich. He remained unknown, traveling for several years and acting in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, until Fritz Lang cast him as the psychopathic child killer in M (...

30. David Kross

Actor | The Reader

David Kross was born on July 4, 1990 in Bargteheide, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany next to Hamburg. He attended Eckhorst High School in Bargteheide till 2007. In this period, he first appears in the German movie Hilfe, ich bin ein Junge (2002). He also receives his first leading role in the movie ...

31. Klaus Kinski

Actor | Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht

Klaus Kinski was born as Klaus Günter Karl Nakszynski in Zoppot, Free City of Danzig (now Sopot, Poland), to Susanne (Lutze), a nurse, and Bruno Nakszynski, a pharmacist. He grew up in Berlin, was drafted into the German army in 1944 and captured by British forces in Holland. After the war he began...

32. Heike Makatsch

Actress | Love Actually

Born on 13 August 1971 in Düsseldorf, Germany, as the daughter of former German national ice hockey keeper Rainer Makatsch. After studying politics and sociology at the University of Düsseldorf for two years and an apprenticeship as dressmaker, she was hired by newborn TV music channel VIVA in 1993...

33. Katharina Schüttler

Actress | Freier Fall

Katharina Schüttler started acting for film and television when she was 11 years old. Her breakthrough in Germany was the International Emmy Award winning Mini-Series "Generation War" ("Unsere Mütter, unsere Väter") in which she portrayed singer Greta del Torres. She appeared in many films for ...

34. Nora Tschirner

Actress | Keinohrhasen

Nora Tschirner was born on June 12, 1981 in East Berlin, East Germany as Nora Marie Tschirner. She is an actress and producer, known for Keinohrhasen (2007), Tatort (1970) and Kebab Connection (2004).

35. Wotan Wilke Möhring

Actor | Pandorum

Wotan Wilke Möhring was born on May 23, 1967 in Detmold, Germany. He is an actor, known for Pandorum (2009), Valkyrie (2008) and Antikörper (2005).

36. Friedrich Mücke

Actor | Friendship!

Friedrich Mücke was born on March 12, 1981 in Berlin, Germany. He is an actor, known for Friendship! (2010), Alles ist Liebe (2014) and Mahler on the Couch (2010).

37. Elmar Wepper

Actor | Kirschblüten - Hanami

Elmar Wepper was born on April 16, 1944 in Augsburg, Germany. He is known for his work on Kirschblüten - Hanami (2008), Zwei Münchner in Hamburg (1989) and Unsere schönsten Jahre (1983). He has been married to Anita Schlierf since 2004.

38. Gert Fröbe

Actor | Goldfinger

Tall, portly built German born actor (and talented violinist) who notched up over 100 film appearances, predominantly in German-language productions. He will forever be remembered by Western audiences as the bombastic megalomaniac "Auric Goldfinger" trying to kill Sean Connery and irradiate the ...

39. Armin Mueller-Stahl

Actor | Eastern Promises

Armin Mueller-Stahl was born on December 17, 1930 in Tilsit, East Prussia, Germany. He is an actor and director, known for Eastern Promises (2007), Shine (1996) and The International (2009). He has been married to Gabriele Scholz since 1973. They have one child. He was previously married to Monika ...

40. Sibel Kekilli

Actress | Gegen die Wand

Sibel Kekilli is a German actress of Turkish origin. With her debut in Fatih Akin's movie "Head On" she gained major public attention. The film won the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival 2004 and her acting performance received several national and international prizes, among them the highly ...

41. Götz Otto

Actor | Tomorrow Never Dies

Götz Otto was born on October 15, 1967 in Dietzenbach, Hesse, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), Downfall (2004) and Iron Sky (2012).

42. Max Schreck

Actor | Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens

Max Schreck was born in Berlin. He worked in an apprenticeship until his father's death before enrolling into a school for acting. He toured the country with his peers and was a member of several theaters until he became a part of Max Reinhardt's group of innovative German actors. He played mostly ...

43. Curd Jürgens

Actor | The Spy Who Loved Me

Curd Jürgens (commonly billed as "Curt Jurgens" in anglophone countries) was one of the most successful European film actors of the 20th Century. He was born Curd Gustav Andreas Gottlieb Franz Jürgens on December 13, 1915, in Solln, Bavaria, in Hohenzollern Imperial Germany, a subject of Kaiser ...

44. Herbert Grönemeyer

Actor | Das Boot

Herbert Grönemeyer was born on April 12, 1956 in Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany as Herbert Arthur Wiglev Clamor Grönemeyer. He is an actor, known for Das Boot (1981), The American (2010) and A Most Wanted Man (2014). He was previously married to Anna Henkel-Grönemeyer.

45. Gustav Fröhlich

Actor | Metropolis

Gustav Fröhlich was born on March 21, 1902 in Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Metropolis (1927), Seine Tochter ist der Peter (1955) and Der Bagnosträfling (1949). He was married to Maria Hajek and Gitta Alpar. He died on December 22, 1987 in Lugano, ...

46. Otto Sander

Actor | Der Himmel über Berlin

Otto Sander was born on June 30, 1941 in Hanover, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Wings of Desire (1987), Das Boot (1981) and Faraway, So Close! (1993). He was married to Monika Hansen. He died on September 12, 2013 in Berlin, Germany.

47. Karoline Herfurth

Actress | Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Karoline Herfurth was born on May 22, 1984 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress and director, known for Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), The Reader (2008) and Wir sind die Nacht (2010).

48. Tom Schilling

Actor | Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher

Tom Schilling was born on February 10, 1982 in Berlin, Germany. He is an actor, known for Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher (2014), A Coffee in Berlin (2012) and Before the Fall (2004).

49. Ken Duken

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Ken Duken was born on the 17th of April 1979 as a son of an actress and a doctor in Heidelberg / Germany. He started to learn acting from his stage actress mother Christina Loeb. Later he took courses by James Reynolds and Bruce McDonald but he never attended drama school.

Before starting his career...

50. Volker Bruch

Actor | Der Baader Meinhof Komplex

Volker Bruch was born on March 9, 1980 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008), The Reader (2008) and Generation War (2013).

51. Anna Maria Mühe

Actress | Mitten in Deutschland: NSU

Anna Maria Mühe was born on July 23, 1985 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress, known for Mitten in Deutschland: NSU (2016), Love in Thoughts (2004) and Novemberkind (2008).

52. Florian David Fitz

Actor | Jesus liebt mich

Florian David Fitz was born on November 20, 1974 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Jesus liebt mich (2012), Vincent will Meer (2010) and Willkommen bei den Hartmanns (2016).

53. Nina Hoss

Actress | Phoenix

Nina Hoss was born on July 7, 1975 in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. She is an actress, known for Phoenix (2014), A Most Wanted Man (2014) and Barbara (2012).

54. Romy Schneider

Actress | L'important c'est d'aimer

Romy Schneider was born on 23 September 1938 in Vienna, Austria into a family of actors. Making her film debut at the age of 15, her breakthrough came two years later in the very popular trilogy Sissi (1955). Her mother, supervising her daughter's career, immediately approved Romy's participation ...

55. Corinna Harfouch

Actress | Der Untergang

Corinna Harfouch was born on October 16, 1954 in Suhl, German Democratic Republic as Corinna Meffert. She is an actress, known for Downfall (2004), Bibi Blocksberg (2002) and Vera Brühne (2001).

56. Katharina Thalbach

Actress | Der Minister

Katharina Thalbach was born on January 19, 1954 in East Berlin, East Germany. She is an actress and director, known for Der Minister (2013), The Tin Drum (1979) and Sophie's Choice (1982).

57. Hannelore Hoger

Actress | Bella Block

Hannelore Hoger was born on August 20, 1942 in Hamburg, Germany. She is an actress and director, known for Bella Block (1994), The Artist in the Circus Dome: Clueless (1968) and Die Zweite Heimat - Chronik Einer Jugend (1992).

58. Iris Berben

Actress | Krupp - Eine deutsche Familie

Iris Berben was born on August 12, 1950 in Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. She is an actress, known for Krupp - Eine deutsche Familie (2009), Rosa Roth (1994) and Eddie the Eagle (2016).

59. Hannelore Elsner

Actress | Die Kommissarin

Hannelore Elsner was born on July 26, 1942 in Burghausen, Germany as Hannelore Elstner. She is an actress, known for Die Kommissarin (1994), Kirschblüten - Hanami (2008) and Die Unberührbare (2000). She was previously married to Uwe Carstensen and Gerd Vespermann.

60. Senta Berger

Actress | Unter Verdacht

Senta Berger was born in 1941 in Vienna, Austria to her father Josef Berger who was a musician and her mother Therese Berger, a school teacher. Senta and her father performed together when she was just four years old. She sang and her dad played the piano. At five years old, she took ballet lessons...

61. Alexandra Neldel

Actress | Unschuldig

Alexandra Neldel was born in 1976 in West Berlin, Germany. Her parents divorced when she was a child. His father is a hunter.

It was always very hard for her to decide if she would be with her father or her mother. Maybe that is the reason why she decided to leave her parents and to live her own ...

62. Katja Riemann

Actress | Rosenstrasse

Katja Riemann was born on November 1, 1963 in Kirchweyhe, Weyhe, Lower Saxony, Germany as Katja Hannchen Leni Riemann. She is an actress, known for Rosenstrasse (2003), Bandits (1997) and Talk of the Town (1995).

63. Anneke Kim Sarnau

Actress | The Constant Gardener

Anneke Kim Sarnau was born on February 25, 1972 in Elmshorn, Germany. She is an actress, known for The Constant Gardener (2005), Die Hoffnung stirbt zuletzt (2002) and Bukow and König (1971).

64. Jessica Schwarz

Actress | Romy

Jessica Schwarz was born on May 5, 1977 in Erbach im Odenwald, Hesse, Germany. She is an actress, known for Romy (2009), Kammerflimmern (2004) and Nichts bereuen (2001).

65. Alexander Fehling

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Alexander Fehling was born on March 29, 1981 in Berlin, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), Young Goethe in Love (2010) and Im Labyrinth des Schweigens (2014).

66. Hannah Herzsprung

Actress | The Reader

Hannah Herzsprung was born on September 7, 1981 in Hamburg, West Germany as Hannah-Rebecca Herzsprung. She is an actress, known for The Reader (2008), Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher (2014) and Vier Minuten (2006).

67. Florian Lukas

Actor | Good Bye Lenin!

Florian Lukas was born on March 16, 1973 in East Berlin, East Germany. He is an actor, known for Good Bye Lenin! (2003), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) and Gigantic (1999).

68. Johanna Wokalek

Actress | Der Baader Meinhof Komplex

Johanna Wokalek was born on March 3, 1975 in Freiburg, Germany. She is an actress, known for The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008), Pope Joan (2009) and Barfuss (2005).

69. Veronica Ferres

Actress | Salt and Fire

Veronica Ferres is one of the most famous actresses in Germany, and consistently ranks among the most popular and most successful leading ladies in polls. She has acted in over 30 theatrical feature films and starred in dozens of TV movies, winning most major German film and TV prizes and numerous ...

70. Alice Dwyer

Actress | Ma folie

Alice Dwyer was born in 1988 in Berlin, Germany as Alice Deekeling. She is an actress, known for Ma folie (2015), Höhere Gewalt (2008) and Was du nicht siehst (2009).

71. Ulrich Matthes

Actor | Der Untergang

Ulrich Matthes was born on May 9, 1959 in West Berlin, West Germany. He is an actor, known for Downfall (2004), Der neunte Tag (2004) and Feuerreiter (1998).

72. Stipe Erceg

Actor | Die fetten Jahre sind vorbei

Stipe Erceg was born on October 30, 1974 in Split, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor and producer, known for The Edukators (2004), Unknown (2011) and The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008).

73. Ronald Zehrfeld

Actor | Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer

Ronald Zehrfeld was born on January 15, 1977 in East Berlin, German Democratic Republic. He is an actor, known for Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer (2015), Barbara (2012) and Im Angesicht des Verbrechens (2010).

74. Josefine Preuß

Actress | Türkisch für Anfänger

Josefine Preuß was born on January 13, 1986 in Zehdenick, Brandenburg, Germany. She is an actress, known for Türkisch für Anfänger (2012), Türkisch für Anfänger (2006) and Rubinrot (2013).

75. Sophie Rois

Actress | 3

Sophie Rois was born on 1 June 1961 in Ottensheim, Austria and studied acting at the Max-Reinhardt-Seminar in Vienna from 1982 to 1985. In the following years, she played at several theaters in Berlin, since 1992 she has been ensemble member at the city's Freie Volksbühne. Appearing also on ...

76. Ulrich Noethen

Actor | Der Untergang

Ulrich Noethen was born on November 18, 1959 in Munich, Germany as Ulrich Schmidt. He is an actor, known for Downfall (2004), Das Sams (2001) and My Führer (2007). He was previously married to Friederike Wagner.

77. Jan Josef Liefers

Actor | Tatort

Jan Josef Liefers was born on August 8, 1964 in Dresden, East Germany. He is an actor and director, known for Tatort (1970), The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008) and The Tower (2012). He has been married to Anna Loos since August 5, 2004. They have two children. He was previously married to Aleksandra...

78. Richy Müller

Actor | xXx

Richy Müller was born on September 26, 1955 in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany as Hans-Jürgen Müller. He is an actor, known for xXx (2002), Poll (2010) and Vier Minuten (2006).

79. Bernadette Heerwagen

Actress | Die kommenden Tage

Bernadette Heerwagen was born on June 22, 1977 in Bonn, Germany. She is an actress, known for Die kommenden Tage (2010), Grüße aus Kaschmir (2004) and An die Grenze (2007). She is married to Ole Puppe. They have one child.

80. Sophie von Kessel

Actress | Die Konferenz

Sophie von Kessel was born on October 12, 1968 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. She is an actress, known for Die Konferenz (2004), Frank Riva (2003) and Herr Bello (2007).

81. Michael Lesch

Actor | Freunde fürs Leben

Michael Lesch was born on October 18, 1956 in Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Johannes Köhler. He is an actor, known for Freunde fürs Leben (1992), Der Fahnder (1984) and Heimat - Eine deutsche Chronik (1984). He is married to Christina Keiler.

82. Rolf Hoppe

Actor | Sardsch

Rolf Hoppe was born on December 6, 1930 in Ellrich, Thuringia, Germany. He is an actor, known for Sardsch (1997), Mephisto (1981) and Orpheus in der Unterwelt (1974). He has been married to Friederike since 1962. They have two children.

83. Horst-Günter Marx

Actor | Die Venusfalle

Born in Potsdam in 1955, Horst-Günter Marx starts acting in his school's mime troupe at 10, where he makes his first efforts in acting and directing. By then he feels the strong wish to become an actor. In 1978 Marx takes acting classes at the Schauspielschule Ernst Busch in East Berlin. After ...

84. Heidelinde Weis

Actress | Liselotte von der Pfalz

Heidelinde Weis was born on September 17, 1940 in Villach, Carinthia, Austria. She is an actress, known for Liselotte von der Pfalz (1966), Serenade für zwei Spione (1965) and Eurydike (1964). She was previously married to Hellmuth Duna.

85. Karl Merkatz

Actor | Der Bockerer

Karl Merkatz was born on November 17, 1930 in Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria, Austria. He is an actor, known for Der Bockerer (1981), Der Bockerer 2 (1996) and Der Bockerer IV - Prager Frühling (2003).

86. Louise Martini

Actress | Deep End

Louise Martini was born on November 10, 1931 in Vienna, Austria as Marie-Louise Chiba. She was an actress, known for Deep End (1970), Der Fall Mata Hari (1966) and Madame Sans-Gêne - Die schöne Wäscherin (1968). She was married to Heinz Wilhelm Schwarz and Bill Grah. She died on ...

87. Horst Janson

Actor | Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter

Horst Janson was born on October 4, 1935 in Mainz-Kastel, Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany. He is an actor, known for Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974), Der Bastian (1973) and Härte 10 (1974). He has been married to Helgardt 'Hella' Ruthardt since July 10, 1982. They have two children. He was ...

88. Wolfgang Bathke

Actor | Im Namen des Gesetzes

Wolfgang Bathke was born in 1940 in Berlin, Germany. He is an actor, known for Im Namen des Gesetzes (1994), Europa Europa (1990) and Ratacire (1978).

89. Helmut Förnbacher

Director | Beiß mich, Liebling

Helmut Förnbacher was born on January 26, 1936 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for Beiß mich, Liebling (1970), Youth (2015) and Schonzeit für Füchse (1966). He has been married to Kristina Nel since 1975.

90. Muriel Baumeister

Actress | Ein Haus in der Toskana

Muriel Baumeister was born on January 24, 1972 in Salzburg, Austria. She is an actress, known for Ein Haus in der Toskana (1990), Schuld war nur der Bossa Nova (1993) and Dracula (2002). She was previously married to Rainer Strecker.

91. Michael Roll

Actor | M.E.T.R.O. - Ein Team auf Leben und Tod

Michael Roll was born on April 29, 1961 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for M.E.T.R.O. - Ein Team auf Leben und Tod (2006), Wilder Kaiser (1999) and Der König (1994). He has been married to Antje Roll since 1987. They have three children.

92. Helmut Zierl

Actor | Wie gut, daß es Maria gibt

Helmut Zierl was born on October 6, 1956 in Meldorf, West Germany. He is an actor, known for Wie gut, daß es Maria gibt (1990), Schwarz Rot Gold (1982) and Ein Mann steht seine Frau (1997). He was previously married to Christine Zierl.

93. Barbara Wussow

Actress | Die Schwarzwaldklinik

Moved to Vienna age 6. Daughter of Klausjürgen Wussow and Ida Krottendorf, both actors, former members of the "Burgtheater" Vienna. Originally studied stage and costume design, later acting in Vienna.

94. Jacques Breuer

Actor | Mathias Sandorf

Jacques Breuer was born on October 20, 1956 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. He is an actor and director, known for Mathias Sandorf (1979), Stahlkammer Zürich (1985) and Affären (1994). He has been married to Viola Wedekind since 2008. He was previously married to Sissy Höfferer.

95. Aline Metzner

Actress | Rosamunde Pilcher

Aline Metzner is an actress, known for Rosamunde Pilcher (1993), Ausflug in den Schnee (1996) and Drei Tage Angst (1998).

96. Heinz Rühmann

Actor | Der Hauptmann von Köpenick

Heinz Rühmann was born on March 7, 1902 in Essen, Germany as Heinrich Wilhelm Rühmann. He was an actor and producer, known for The Captain from Köpenick (1956), Ein Mann geht durch die Wand (1959) and It Happened in Broad Daylight (1958). He was married to Hertha Droemer, Hertha Feiler and ...

97. Hans Moser

Actor | Sieben Jahre Pech

Hans Moser was born on August 6, 1880 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Johann Julier. He was an actor, known for Sieben Jahre Pech (1940), Symphonie in Gold (1956) and Die Fledermaus (1937). He was married to Blanca Moser. He died on June 19, 1964 in Vienna, Austria.

98. Hans Albers

Actor | Münchhausen

Life companion was the actress Hansi Burg. Their relationship started in 1925. They separated in 1935 due to the pressure of the German Nazi government. In 1938 she went into exile in Switzerland (later London). Shortly after this she married the Norwegian Erich Blydt. Burg returned to Germany and ...

99. Theo Lingen

Actor | M

Theo Lingen was born on June 10, 1903 in Hanover, Germany as Franz Theodor Schmitz. He was an actor and director, known for M (1931), Till Eulenspiegel: Wie Eulenspiegel sich einmal erbot, zu fliegen (1936) and Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse (1933). He was married to Marianne Zoff. He died on ...

100. Stephanie Bothor

Actress | Faust

Stephanie Bothor was born on October 8, 1968 in West Berlin, West Germany as Stephanie Philipp. She is an actress, known for Faust (1994), Die Spur führt ins Verderben (1993) and Die Terroristen! (1992). She has been married to Mathias Bothor since May 15, 2000. They have two children.