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Ute Lemper

Ute Lemper was born on July 4, 1963 in Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Ute Gertrude Lemper. She is an actress, known for Magic in the Moonlight (2014), Ute Lemper Sings Kurt Weill (1992) and The Michael Nyman Songbook (1992). She has been married to Todd Turkisher since October 2011. They have two children. She was previously married ... See full bio »
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 2014 Magic in the Moonlight
Cabaret Singer
 2003 Aurélien (TV Movie)
Rose Melrose
 1998 Appetite
 1997 River Made to Drown In
Eva Kline
 1997 Wild Games
Carole Valmer
 1996 Bogus
 1996 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
- Smoke Wrings (1996) ... Jacqueline
 1994 Jiggery Pokery (TV Movie)
 1994 Ready to Wear
 1992 Pierre qui brûle (TV Movie)
 1992 Prorva
 1990 Jean Galmot, aventurier
Arlette Simon
 1987 Das Erbe der Guldenburgs (TV Series)
Peggy Brinkley
- Das bittere Ende (1987) ... Peggy Brinkley
- Kopf oder Zahl (1987) ... Peggy Brinkley
- Die endlose Nacht (1987) ... Peggy Brinkley
- Der neue Anfang (1987) ... Peggy Brinkley
- Die große Liebe (1987) ... Peggy Brinkley
 1985 Drei gegen drei
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She acted in John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical, "Chicago," at the Adelphi Theatre in London, England with Ruthie Henshall, Henry Goodman, Nigel Planer, Meg Johnson, and C. Shirvell in the cast. See more »

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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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On her native Germany: I was very critical of my own background - with the way I grew up - and I did not find my surroundings open or tolerant enough. My spirit couldn't run free. I was uptight in that place and I found a vaster freedom abroad. See more »


Has four children: two children from her first husband David Tabatsky, a son Max Emanuel Tabatsky (b.1994) and a daughter Stella Tabatsky (b.1996); also has two children from her second husband Todd Turkisher - sons Julian Lazaar Turkisher (b.2005) and Jonas Turkisher (b.2011). See more »

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