Birth Place Matching "Leipzig, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Knight and Day
Hentschel worked in London as a professional backup dancer for artists such as Mariah Carey, Britney Spears, Paulina Rubio, Jamelia and others. Later he was hired as a choreographer and worked on many music videos and tours in Canada and Asia.In 2003, Falk decided to stay in Los Angeles for good ...
Actor | Der Baader Meinhof Komplex
Peter Schneider, born in 1975 in Leipzig, started after high school in 1995 to study music and from 1998-2002 acting at the University of Music and Theatre "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" in Leipzig, where he graduated with a master. Since then he has worked as an actor on theaters in Germany. Since ...
Actor | Carry On... Up the Khyber
German-born Peter Gilmore came to the UK at the age of six, to be raised by relatives. He quit school at age 14, and pursuing his dream of becoming an actor, attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts for a short time, before being expelled. A stint in the army led to the discovery that he had a ...
Actor | Suspiria
Rudolf Schündler was born on April 17, 1906 in Leipzig, Germany as Rudolf Ernst Paul Schündler. He was an actor and director, known for Suspiria (1977), The Exorcist (1973) and The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (1933). He was married to Christine Laszar. He died on December 12, 1988 in Munich, Bavaria, ...
Soundtrack | Watchmen
Richard Wagner was a German composer best known for his operas, primarily the monumental four-opera cycle "Der Ring des Nibelungen". He was born Wilhelm Richard Wagner on May 22, 1813, in Leipzig, Germany. He was the ninth child in the family of Carl Wagner, a police clerk. Richard was only six ...
8. Gisela Uhlen
Actress | Die Ehe der Maria Braun
Gisela Uhlen was born on May 16, 1919 in Leipzig, Germany as Gisela Friedhilde Schreck. She was an actress and writer, known for The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979), Rembrandt (1942) and Türme des Schweigens (1952). She was married to Beat Hodel, Herbert Ballmann, Kurt Wessels, Hans Bertram and ...
10. Alfred Abel
Actor | Metropolis
This elegant actor of the golden age of German cinema appeared in several masterpieces, before the cameras of such inspired geniuses as Lang, Lubitsch and Murnau. Vocation had come rather late in his life, though. Abel was indeed already 33 when he made his first film. Beforehand, he had been a ...
Actress | Die wunderbaren Jahre
Christine Wodetzky was born on January 5, 1938 in Leipzig, Germany as Christa Elisabeth Wodetzky. She was an actress, known for The Wonderful Years (1979), Verraten und verkauft (1969) and Das Lächeln der Gioconda (1966). She died on December 6, 2004 in Berlin, Germany.
16. Paul Kalkbrenner
Soundtrack | Berlin Calling
Even though reality shows have been trying to prove otherwise, a successful career as a musician, indeed as a pop star, cannot be forced with a pre-packaged crash course. As of 2010, Paul Kalkbrenner has tallied up more than 15 years of experience as a producer and live act, all the while learning ...
17. Subaru Kimura
Subaru Kimura was born on June 29, 1990 in Leipzig, Germany. He is an actor, known for Transformation Lessons: Let's Star Change Together! (2017), Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger vs. Ninninger the Movie: Super Sentai's Message from the Future (2017) and Uchu Sentai Kyuranger (2017).
18. Rolf Becker
Actor | In aller Freundschaft
Rolf Becker was born on March 31, 1935 in Leipzig, Germany. He is an actor, known for In aller Freundschaft (1998), Mensch, Pia! (1996) and Wallenstein (1978). He has been married to Sylvia Wempner since 1980. They have three children. He was previously married to Monika Hansen.
19. Eva Pflug
Eva Pflug was born on June 12, 1929 in Leipzig, Germany. She is known for her work on Raumpatrouille - Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion (1966), Das Halstuch (1962) and Man on a String (1960). She died on August 5, 2008 in Grünwald, Munich, Germany.
20. Hanns Eisler
Composer | Hangmen Also Die!
Hanns Eisler was a German-Austrian-American composer and lyricist. He was known for his "Das Lied von der Moldau" ("La Chanson du Moldau", "The Song of the Moldau") used in the TV film Schweyk im zweiten Weltkrieg (1961) and also sang by Zarah Leander on TV. He did so many more songs in Hollywood, ...
22. Peter Ehrlich
Actor | Ein Mann namens Harry Brent
Peter Ehrlich was born on March 25, 1933 in Leipzig, Germany. He was an actor, known for Ein Mann namens Harry Brent (1968), The Outsider (1975) and Tatort (1970). He was married to Elisabeth Roon. He died on July 26, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland.
25. Hertha Thiele
Actress | Mädchen in Uniform
Hertha Thiele was born on May 8, 1908 in Leipzig, Germany. She was an actress, known for Mädchen in Uniform (1931), Little Man What Now (1933) and Geheimcode B 13 (1967). She was married to Heinz Klingenberg and Wolfgang Wohlgemuth. She died on August 5, 1984 in East Berlin, East Germany.
Hans Hermann Schaufuß was born on July 13, 1893 in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. He was an actor, known for Der Mann, der nicht nein sagen kann (1938), Don Juan (1922) and Eine kleine Nachtmusik (1939). He died on January 30, 1982 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.
30. Stephan Taubert
Actor | Cast me! Die Show ihres Lebens
Stephan Taubert was born on May 22, 1988 in Leipzig. As a teenager he wrote short sci-fi stories and short novels. At the age of 16, he interrupted school and spent a year in England as an exchange student attending high school there. There he attended a media course and the film fever woke up with...
35. John Heyman
Producer | Black Gunn
John Heyman was born on April 27, 1933 in Leipzig, Germany as John Bertjoachim Heyman. He was a producer, known for Black Gunn (1972), Privilege (1967) and The Go-Between (1971). He was married to Nizza Heyman, Norma Farnes and Norma Heyman. He died on June 9, 2017 in New York City, New York, USA.
37. Hans Leibelt
Actor | Der Schritt vom Wege
Hans Leibelt was born on March 11, 1885 in Leipzig, Germany as Hans August Hermann Leibelt. He was an actor, known for The False Step (1939), The Punch Bowl (1944) and A Woman of No Importance (1936). He was married to Jenny Orf. He died on December 3, 1974 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.
Director | Pepi Columbus
Ernst Hauessermann was born on June 3, 1916 in Leipzig, Germany as Ernst Haeusserman. He was an actor and director, known for Pepi Columbus (1954), Der Unbestechliche (1974) and Address Unknown (1935). He was married to Susi Nicoletti. He died on June 11, 1984 in Vienna, Austria.
45. Stefan Wigger
Actor | Die Dreigroschenoper
Stefan Wigger was born on March 26, 1932 in Leipzig, Germany. He was an actor, known for Three Penny Opera (1963), Ein Haus in der Toscana (1991) and Krankensaal 6 (1974). He was married to Katrin Kazubko, Renate Reiche and Uta Hallant. He died on February 13, 2013 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.
47. Elsa Bassermann
Actress | Der eiserne Wille
Elsa Bassermann was born on January 14, 1878 in Leipzig, Germany as Elisabeth Sara Schiff. She was an actress and writer, known for Der eiserne Wille (1917), Das Werk seines Lebens (1919) and Die Söhne des Grafen Dossy (1920). She was married to Albert Bassermann. She died on May 30, 1961 in ...
48. Hans Knötzsch
Director | Der Staatsanwalt hat das Wort
Hans Knötzsch was born on October 13, 1923 in Leipzig, Germany. He was a director and actor, known for Der Staatsanwalt hat das Wort (1965), Amor holt sich nasse Füße (1978) and Über ganz Spanien wolkenloser Himmel (1971). He was married to Eva-Maria Hesse. He died on August 1, 1996...