Great actors who deserve a Hollywood career!

by TheUltimateMovieFreak | last updated - 23 Jan 2013 | Public

1. 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).

2. Julian Barratt

Actor | The Mighty Boosh

Julian Barratt was born on May 4, 1968 in Leeds, England as Julian Pettifer. He is an actor and writer, known for The Mighty Boosh (2003), Mindhorn (2016) and ABCs of Death 2 (2014).

3. Andrew Scott

Actor | Pride

Andrew Scott was born in Dublin, Ireland, the middle child with two sisters, in a financially comfortable home which allowed his parents, Jim and Nora, to send him to a private Catholic school for boys. He started acting as a child when he was in commercials on Irish TV, then was chosen from his ...

4. Fritz Karl

Actor | Höhenangst

Fritz Karl (born December 21, 1967) is an Austrian film, television and stage actor born in Gmunden, Upper Austria. He is one of the busiest Austrian actors. Karl lives in both Munich and Vienna with his longtime companion Elena Uhlig. The two of them have three children, born in 2007, 2010 and ...

5. Omar Sy

Actor | Intouchables

Omar Sy was born on January 20, 1978 in Trappes, Yvelines, France. He is an actor and writer, known for The Intouchables (2011), Jurassic World (2015) and X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014). He has been married to Hélène since July 6, 2007. They have four children.

6. Donnie Yen

Actor | Yip Man

Biography

Early Life

Donnie Yen was born in Guangzhou, China. His mother, Bow-sim Mark, was a kung fu master and his father, Kylster Yen, a newspaper editor and amateur musician. When Donnie was just two years old, the family moved to Hong Kong and then, when he was 11, to Boston, Massachusetts.

There...

7. Bernard Farcy

Actor | Taxi

Bernard Farcy is an actor, known for Taxi (1998), Taxi 3 (2003) and Taxi 2 (2000).

8. Rick Kavanian

Actor | Der Schuh des Manitu

Rick Kavanian was born on January 26, 1971 in Munich, Germany as Richard Horatio Kavanian. He is an actor and writer, known for Der Schuh des Manitu (2001), (T)Raumschiff Surprise - Periode 1 (2004) and Bully & Rick (2004).

9. François Cluzet

Actor | Intouchables

François Cluzet was born on September 21, 1955 in Paris, France. He is an actor, known for The Intouchables (2011), Tell No One (2006) and À l'origine (2009).

10. Vinzenz Kiefer

Actor | Der Baader Meinhof Komplex

Vinzenz was born in 1979 in Weilburg/Lahn. He grew up in a small village between two farms. He loved chasing chickens as well as building cabins in the woods and playing with fire. His parents' video collection was also an early passion of his (later on he took care of it completely and since then,...

11. Michael Herbig

Actor | Der Schuh des Manitu

Michael 'Bully' Herbig studied photography and is well known in the German comedy scene as a writer, director and producer. In addition to his morning radio show 'Langemann und die Morgencrew' from 1992 to 1995, he also made 800 episodes of the comedy radio show 'Die Bayern Cops'. He has appeared ...