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Til Schweiger

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. Til Schweiger (born December 19, 1963) was raised ... See full bio »

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Inglourious Basterds
Inglourious Basterds Sgt. Hugo Stiglitz
Knockin' on Heaven's Door
This Means War
This Means War Heinrich
Rabbit Without Ears
Rabbit Without Ears Ludo Dekker


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 2016 Unsere Zeit ist jetzt
 2016 Conni & Co.
 2014 Head Full of Honey
Niko Rosenbach
 2014 Muppets Most Wanted
German Cop
 2013 Rabbit Without Ears and Two-Eared Chick
Keinohrhase (voice)
 2013 Charlie Countryman
 2012 The Courier
 2011 Das Traumschiff (TV Series)
- New York, Savannah und Salvador de Bahia (2011) ... Menuespezialist
 2011 Men in the City 2
Jerome Ades
 2011 Kokowääh
 2010 Wir müssen reden! (TV Series)
Til Schweiger
- Fischvergiftung (2010) ... Til Schweiger (uncredited)
 2009 Men in the City
Jerome Ades
 2007 Already Dead
The Man
 2007 Body Armour
John Ridley
 2007 Video Kings
Captain Red
 2006 Wo ist Fred?
Fred Krüppers
 2006 The Trip to Panama
Kleiner Tiger (voice)
 2006 Bye Bye Harry!
 2005 Tramitz & Friends (TV Series)
- Episode #2.4 (2005) ... Kellner
 2005 Barefoot
Nick Keller
 2004 Agnes and His Brothers
Freund in Bibliothek
 2004 (T)Raumschiff Surprise - Periode 1
Rock Fertig Aus
 2004 In Enemy Hands
Kapitän Jonas Herdt
 2002 Joe and Max (TV Movie)
Max Schmeling
 2000 Now or Never
Krämer 'Die Spinne'
 2000 Magicians
 1999 The Devil and Ms. D
Stanislaus Nagy
 1998 Der Eisbär
 1998 SLC Punk!
 1997 Bandyta
 1997 Knockin' on Heaven's Door
Martin Brest
 1996 Die Halbstarken (TV Movie)
 1996 A Girl Called Rosemary (TV Movie)
 1996 Adrenalin (TV Movie)
Stefan Renner
 1996 Das Superweib
Hajo Heiermann
 1994-1996 Lady Cop (TV Series)
Nick Siegel
- Todesmelodie (1996) ... Nick Siegel
- Stierblut (1996) ... Nick Siegel
- Säbelrasseln (1996) ... Nick Siegel
- Banküberfall (1996) ... Nick Siegel
- Rabennest (1996) ... Nick Siegel
 1995 Bunte Hunde
Pepe Brenner
 1995 Bukow and König (TV Series)
Martin Markward
- Schwelbrand (1995) ... Martin Markward
 1994 Lemgo (TV Movie)
Jan Peters
 1993 Ebbies Bluff
 1991 Manta, Manta
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Although being a box office hit in Germany, his movie Rabbit Without Ears (2007) wasn't nominated for a German Film Award. The reason for this was that the German Film Academy didn't accept watermarked DVDs for the jury. But Warner Bros. does not distribute copies to juries without anti-piracy measures. Thus, he angrily left the German Film Academy, but finally decided to re-enter some weeks ... See more »

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This guy was HOTT in Inglourious Basterds. SamAndJoon
I hear there are many people who can't stand him... VeryMuchNo
looks like gimmi_c
striking reselmblance to val kilmer? saphiret
Til Schweiger in Inglourious Basterds daros84
wow, amazing. why hasnt he taken over hollywood Bride_Of_Walken
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