50 really good German Actorsby Channing_F | created - 29 Dec 2012 | updated - 14 Mar 2016 | Public
Actor | Polizeiruf 110
Charly Hübner was born on December 4, 1972 in Neustrelitz, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany as Carsten Johannes Marcus Hübner. He is an actor and director, known for Bukow and König (1971), Unter Nachbarn (2011) and The Lives of Others (2006). He is married to Lina Beckmann. They have one child.
13. Oliver Mommsen
Actor | Was tun, wenn's brennt?
Oliver Mommsen was born on January 19, 1969 in Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He is an actor, known for What to Do in Case of Fire (2001), Tatort (1970) and Der Befehl (2007). He has been married to Nicola since 2008. They have two children.
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 ...
16. Götz George
Actor | Der Totmacher
Götz George, born in Berlin in 1938, is the son of the famous actor Heinrich George and his wife, the actress Berta Drews. After first appearances on the stage of Berlin's Hebbel Theater during his childhood, Götz George was trained as an actor by the recognized teacher Else Bongers. At the age of ...
18. 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.
20. Heino Ferch
Actor | Der Untergang
Heino Ferch was born on August 18, 1963 in Bremerhaven, Bremen, Germany. He is an actor, known for Downfall (2004), The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008) and Der Tunnel (2001). He has been married to Marie-Jeanette Steinle since August 10, 2005. They have two children.
22. Götz Schubert
Actor | Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer
Götz Schubert was born on February 13, 1963 in Pirna, German Democratic Republic. He is an actor, known for Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer (2015), Die Besteigung des Chimborazo (1989) and Alles was recht ist (2008). He is married to Simone Witte. They have two children.
Actor | Schindler's List
Friedrich von Thun was born on June 30, 1942 in Kwassitz, Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia as Friedrich Ernst Peter Paul Maria Graf von Thun und Hohenstein. He is an actor and director, known for Schindler's List (1993), Helen, Fred und Ted (2006) and Lausbubengeschichten (1964). He was ...
33. Moritz Bleibtreu
Actor | Das Experiment
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 ...
37. 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 ...
Actor | Der Untergang
Justus Von Dohnanyi was born in 1960 in Lubeck (Northern Germany) as a son of the conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi; his uncle is the politician Klaus von Dohnanyi. He worked at the city theaters in Frankfurt and Zurich and at the Thalia Theater in Hamburg after studying at the Hochschule fur Musik ...
Franz-Xaver Kroetz was born on February 25, 1946 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Die Geschichte vom Brandner Kaspar (2008), Der Leibwächter (1989) and Música Para Si (1979). He was previously married to Marie Theres Relin.
45. Axel Prahl
Actor | Tatort
Axel Prahl was born on March 26, 1960 in Eutin, Schleswig-Holstein, West Germany as Axel Ferdinand Konstantin Prahl. He is an actor, known for Tatort (1970), Die Patin - Kein Weg zurück (2008) and Halbe Treppe (2002). He has been married to Silja since 2014. He was previously married to Andra ...