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1. Fatih Akin Fatih Akin Director, Gegen die Wand Fatih Akin was born in 1973 in Hamburg of Turkish parentage. He began studying Visual Communications at Hamburg's College of Fine Arts in 1994. His collaboration with Wueste Film also dates from this time. In 1995, he wrote and directed his first short feature, "Sensin - You're The One!" ("Sensin - Du bist es!")...
2. Hannah Herzsprung Hannah Herzsprung Actress, The Reader
3. Eva Habermann Eva Habermann Actress, Lexx
4. Lucie Pohl Lucie Pohl Actress, Red Dwarf German-American actress and comedian, born in Hamburg and raised in New York City. Known for David Chase's Not Fade Away and Must Love Death. Comes from a long family tradition of actors and artists. Her father Klaus Pohl is a renown playwright and actor and her mother Sanda Weigl is a singer. Her grandfather Egon Weigl was the cousin of Bertolt Brecht's wife Helene Weigel...
5. Jannik Schümann Jannik Schümann Actor, Barbara
6. Toni Garrn Toni Garrn Actress, You Are Wanted
7. Jürgen Vogel Jürgen Vogel Actor, Die Welle
8. Ursula Thiess Ursula Thiess Actress, Bengal Brigade Luscious-looking leading lady, in a mere five films, between 1953 and 1956.
9. Susanne Lothar Susanne Lothar Actress, Funny Games
10. Kostja Ullmann Kostja Ullmann Actor, Sommersturm
11. Douglas Sirk Douglas Sirk Director, Schlußakkord Film director Douglas Sirk, whose reputation blossomed in the generation after his 1959 retirement from Hollywood filmmaking, was born Hans Detlef Sierck on April 26, 1897, in Hamburg, Germany, to a journalist. Both of his parents were Danish, and the future director would make movies in German, Danish and English...
12. Oliver Hirschbiegel Oliver Hirschbiegel Director, Das Experiment Born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1957. In his teens he left high school and worked as a cooker in a boat. Then he studied painting and graphism in the Academy of arts in Hamburg where he also started experimenting with video and photography. Those experimental movies attracted the attention of some producers of the German TV...
13. Sig Ruman Sig Ruman Actor, Stalag 17 Wonderfully talented German-born actor, capable of tremendous comedic and dramatic performances, usually as some type of pompous bureaucrat or similarly arrogant individual. Ruman was born on October 11, 1884, in Hamburg, Germany, and actually studied electrotechnology in college before making the switch to acting...
14. Tatjana Patitz Tatjana Patitz Actress, Rising Sun
15. Pheline Roggan Pheline Roggan Actress, Soul Kitchen
16. Manon von Gerkan Manon von Gerkan Actress, Shallow Hal
17. Torben Liebrecht Torben Liebrecht Actor, X Company Torben Liebrecht first entered the big screen in 2002 in the international co-production "Deathwatch"; only a year later he played Emperor Charles V in Luther alongside Sir Peter Ustinov and Joseph Fiennes. Directed by Kevin Spacey, he was seen shortly afterwards in "Beyond the Sea". In 2015 he guest starred in an episode of "Homeland"s fifth season...
18. Karl Lagerfeld Karl Lagerfeld Actor, La doublure
19. Katrin Schaake Katrin Schaake Actress, Die bitteren Tränen der Petra von Kant
20. Franciska Friede Franciska Friede Actress, Danganronpa: Kibô no gakuen to zetsubô no kôkôsei - The animation
21. Anna Bederke Anna Bederke Actress, Soul Kitchen Anna Bederke was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1981. Since early childhood she was drawn to storytelling, painting and playing music. Later in school she was part of a theater group for several years. For a number of years she played the violin and had lessons in piano and guitar. At the age of 16, she made her fist movie as a director...
22. Fahri Yardim Fahri Yardim Actor, The Physician Fahri Yardim was born in Hamburg, Germany, the son of an academic family of Turkish extraction. Performing on stage in school productions he developed his love of acting. He trained at the Hamburger Bühnenstudio der darstellenden Künste (Hamburg Stage Studio of the Performing Arts) and appeared in theatre productions in Berlin and Hamburg...
23. Karin Schubert Karin Schubert Actress, The Panther Squad
24. Helmut Griem Helmut Griem Actor, Cabaret
25. Anja Knauer Anja Knauer Actress, Im weißen Rössl - Wehe Du singst!
26. Doris Kunstmann Doris Kunstmann Actress, Funny Games
27. Raimund Harmstorf Raimund Harmstorf Actor, Siegfried und das sagenhafte Liebesleben der Nibelungen A tall, athletic bear of a man, Raimund Harmstorf rose to stardom on the strength of a single role: the amoral, brutal, self-righteous captain Wolf Larsen (a Nietzschean 'superman', if there ever was one) in Jack London's Der Seewolf. Harmstorf's was a genuinely chilling, mesmerizing performance...
28. Lana Cooper Lana Cooper Actress, Love Steaks
29. Marc Hosemann Marc Hosemann Actor, Soul Kitchen
30. Heinz Strunk Heinz Strunk Writer, Fraktus - Das letzte Kapitel der Musikgeschichte
31. Christiane Krüger Christiane Krüger Actress, Le comte de Monte-Cristo Christiane Krüger, the daughter of German movie star Hardy Krüger, was born on September 8, 1945 in Hamburg, Germany, four months after V-E Day brought an end to the war in Europe. She has appeared mostly in German-speaking movies and television, though she has made forays into English-language roles...
32. Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen Actress, Dating Lanzelot Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen, born in Hamburg (Germany), started acting in Theatre when she was only six years old. When she turned 17 she applied for The Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in NYC and got accepted. There she studied acting, script analysis and singing. Afterwards she went back to Germany to graduate from school so she could go to University...
33. Brigitte Mira Brigitte Mira Actress, Angst essen Seele auf
34. Alexandra Schalaudek Alexandra Schalaudek Actress, Verbotene Liebe
35. Adam Bousdoukos Adam Bousdoukos Actor, Soul Kitchen
36. John Brahm John Brahm Director, The Twilight Zone The son of comedian and theatre director Ludwig Brahm, Hans followed in his father's footsteps and began his career on the stages of Vienna, Berlin and Paris. Again, like his father, he graduated to directing and had his first fling with the film business as a dialogue director for a Franco/German co-production...
37. Zoé Anna Weiland Zoé Anna Weiland Actress, Lauf der Dinge
38. Daniel Stamm Daniel Stamm Director, 13 Sins Daniel was born and raised in Hamburg, Germany, where as a teenager he was host of a radio show and editor of a youth magazine. He toured with a theater, studied drama and published a play before he went to Belfast, Northern Ireland, as a peace worker. Two years later he returned to Germany to go to film school and study screenwriting at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg...
39. Mascha Rabben Mascha Rabben Actress, Salome
40. Bjarne Mädel Bjarne Mädel Actor, Der Tatortreiniger
41. Christoph M. Ohrt Christoph M. Ohrt Actor, Edel & Starck
42. Nike Martens Nike Martens Actress, Black Death Nike Martens is a German actress born and raised in Hamburg. She landed her first acting role at the age of 11. Nike Martens then developed her craft and passion for acting while studying in the UK at 'Hurtwood House - school of drama and arts'. She first appeared as a series regular in well-known television...
43. Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms Soundtrack, The Truman Show German Romantic composer Johannes Brahms was born in Hamburg in 1833 and died in Vienna, Austria in 1897. A perfectionist, he often compared himself unfavorably to composers such as Beethoven and ended up destroying many compositions without their ever being heard. While basically conservative, he showed musical growth throughout his four symphonies and occasionally borrowed wilder folk themes...
44. Andreas Schnaas Andreas Schnaas Actor, Unrated: The Movie Born in Hamburg, Germany on April 1, 1968, filmmaker Andreas Schnaas embraced the cinema at a very young age. Since many of the local theaters in his city didn't care about how young their patrons were, he was exposed to violent martial arts, zombie films, and splatter at a very tender age. The results...
45. Paul Bern Paul Bern Director, The Dressmaker from Paris Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother died by drowning in the fall of 1920...
46. Matt Zemlin Matt Zemlin Actor, Bad Hero Matt Zemlin was born in Hamburg of mixed Scandinavian/Irish descent(father)and French/Prussian descent(mother) and started acting as a child. After his education in Hamburg and Canterbury, Kent, where he had his first professional theatre performances, he earned a BA (Hons) degree in London while working...
47. Johanna Gastdorf Johanna Gastdorf Actress, Das Wunder von Bern
48. Wanja Mues Wanja Mues Actor, The Pianist
49. Patrick Bach Patrick Bach Actor, Nicht von schlechten Eltern
50. Angela Merkel Angela Merkel Actress, Explosiv - der heiße Stuhl
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