Birth Place Matching "Gdansk, Pomorskie, Poland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | JFK
Already a well-established Polish and European artist, Beata Pozniak Daniels was discovered by the U.S. audiences when Oliver Stone cast her in JFK (1991) as Marina Oswald. This memorable role in an Academy Award-nominated film was her U.S. feature debut and it led to her appearances in over 30 ...
Actress | The Art of War
Liliana Komorowska (maiden name Glabczynska), received her MA degree with honors from the Zelwerowicz State Theater Academy in Warsaw in 1979. In 1980, she made her debut performance in a Masterpiece Theater production of "The Crucible" as "Abigail", winning the Best Actor Award from the Polish ...
8. Eddi Arent
Actor | Der Schatz im Silbersee
Eccentric, self-deprecating comedian Eddi Arent first attracted attention in a series of quirky Edgar Wallace adaptations in the 1960's. For several years, he was Germany's idea of stereotypically blithering English lords (Die seltsame Gräfin (1961), as the aptly named Lord Selwyn Moron), ...
Actor | Reef Doctors
Kristof Piechocki is a Polish-born Australian actor. At the age of 9 months Kristof moved from communist Poland to Perth, Australia with his family. Kristof accepted a place at WAAPA (Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts) in 2002 and studied acting. He is also a Graduate of Commerce and a ...
Producer | Superman III
Alexander Salkind is the legendary film producer . And second generation fol producer. His father Michael Salkind was also a well known ,successful film producer. Also known as Alex Salkind , he is the father of Ilya Salkind . They were partners on the hugely successful blockbuster franchise. ...
12. Piotr Szulkin
Director | Wojna swiatów - nastepne stulecie
Piotr Szulkin was born on April 26, 1950 in Gdansk, Pomorskie, Poland as Piotr Andrzej Szulkin. He was a director and writer, known for The War of the Worlds: Next Century (1981), Golem (1980) and Ga, Ga - Chwala bohaterom (1986). He was married to Renata Karwowska-Szulkin. He died on August 3, ...
14. Wolfgang Völz
Actor | Astérix & Obélix contre César
Wolfgang Völz was born on August 16, 1930 in Free City of Danzig as Wolfgang Otto Völz. He was an actor and writer, known for Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar (1999), Babeck (1968) and Frau Cheneys Ende (1961). He was married to Roswitha Völz. He died on May 2, 2018 in Berlin, Germany.
18. Günter Grass
Writer | Die Blechtrommel
Günter Grass was born on October 16, 1927 in Free City of Danzig as Günter Wilhelm Grass. He was a writer, known for The Tin Drum (1979), Cat and Mouse (1967) and The Call of the Toad (2005). He was married to Ute Grunert and Anna Margareta Schwartz. He died on April 13, 2015 in Lübeck, ...
Actor | Pan Tadeusz
Krzysztof Kolberger was born on August 13, 1950 in Gdansk, Pomorskie, Poland as Krzysztof Marek Kohlberger. He was an actor, known for Pan Tadeusz: The Last Foray in Lithuania (1999), Kroniki domowe (1997) and 1968. Szczesliwego Nowego Roku (1992). He was married to Anna Romantowska. He died on ...
20. Lilo Pempeit
Actress | Die Ehe der Maria Braun
Lilo Pempeit was born on October 6, 1922 in Free City of Danzig as Liselotte Pempeit. She was an actress, known for The Marriage of Maria Braun (1978), Berlin Alexanderplatz (1980) and Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974). She was married to Wolff Eder and Helmut Fassbinder. She died on May 7, 1993 in ...
22. Else Elster
Actress | Drei Mäderl um Schubert
Else Elster was born on February 22, 1910 in Danzig, West Prussia, Germany. She was an actress, known for Three Girls Around Schubert (1936), Geheimnis des blauen Zimmers (1932) and Der Liebling von Wien (1930). She died on March 28, 1998 in Günzburg, Bavaria, Germany.
26. Eva Ebner
Actress | Around the World in 80 Days
Eva Ebner was born on January 14, 1922 in Free City of Danzig as Eva-Ruth Ebner. She was an actress and assistant director, known for Around the World in 80 Days (2004), Lexx: The Dark Zone Stories (1996) and Meeting Venus (1991). She died on January 31, 2006 in Berlin, Germany.
Actress | Sam na sam
Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieslak was born on February 15, 1951 in Gdansk, Pomorskie, Poland as Jadwiga Aleksandra Jankowska. She is an actress, known for Sam na sam (1977), Scratch (2008) and Another Way (1982). She has been married to Piotr Cieslak since 1971.
Actor | Edel & Starck
Wolf-Dietrich Berg was born on May 17, 1944 in Danzig, Reichsgau Danzig-West Prussia, Germany. He was an actor, known for Edel & Starck (2002), The Country Doctor (1987) and Frauenarzt Dr. Markus Merthin (1994). He died on January 26, 2004 in Hamburg, Germany.
34. Balduin Baas
Balduin Baas was born on June 9, 1922 in Free City of Danzig as Balduin Baaske. He was an actor and writer, known for Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank - 1. Trimester: Zur Hölle mit den Paukern (1968), Betragen ungenügend! (1972) and Morgen fällt die Schule aus - Die Lümmel ...
Actor | Dywizjon 303
Actor and musician, born in Gdansk, graduated from the Film School in Warsaw in 2013. He developed his passion from the age of 9 as a participant in performances at the Art Studio and until 2016 at the School of Songs by Elzbieta Zapendowska and Andrzej Glowacki. He gained stage experience thanks ...
40. Luzi Kryn
Actress | Die Bettwurst
Luzi Kryn was born on March 14, 1919 in Danzig, West Prussia, Germany. She was an actress and writer, known for Die Bettwurst (1971), Our Corpses Still Live (1981) and Neurosia: Fifty Years of Perversion (1995). She died on August 21, 2000 in Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
41. Max Adalbert
Actor | Der Hauptmann von Köpenick
Although somewhat forgotten these days, Max Adalbert was a great name of the German theater at he beginning of the twentieth century. Born Max Kampf in Danzig (now Gdansk in Poland) Max Adalbert worked in Lübeck, St. Gallen (Switzerland), Vienna and Berlin (Kleines Theater, Reinhardt-Bühnen). ...
43. Jakob Ziemnicki
Director | 1. Mai
Born in 1975, Gdansk/ Poland, he moved to Cologne, Germany in 1980. From 1996-1998 he worked as Assistant-Director for several aommercials 1997-1998 he studied philosophy and German philiology at Cologne University. Since 1998 he has been studying Directing at the Filmacademy Baden-Württemberg in ...
50. Radek Sienski
Editor | A Question of Time
Radek is a London-based film editor born in the land of 'pierogi', good lagers and strong livers - Poland but lived and worked in England for over 8 years, cutting documentaries for various TV channels such as BBC and ITV as well as independent features and shorts.
Editor of successful documentary ...