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1. Ursula Thiess Ursula Thiess Actress, Bandido! Gorgeous was too tame a word for this foreigner stunner. Glamorous brunette beauty Ursula Thiess was born Ursula Schmidt in Hamburg Germany on May 15, 1924, the daughter of Hans Schmidt, who managed a printing company, and Wilhelmine Lange, her turbulent childhood including working as compulsory farm...
2. Lucie Pohl Lucie Pohl Actress, Red Dwarf German-American actress and comedian, born in Hamburg and raised in New York City. Known for David Chase's Not Fade Away and Must Love Death. Comes from a long family tradition of actors and artists. Her father Klaus Pohl is a renown playwright and actor and her mother Sanda Weigl is a singer. Her grandfather Egon Weigl was the cousin of Bertolt Brecht's wife Helene Weigel...
3. Eva Habermann Eva Habermann Actress, Die Strandclique
4. Fatih Akin Fatih Akin Director, Head-On Fatih Akin was born in 1973 in Hamburg of Turkish parentage. He began studying Visual Communications at Hamburg's College of Fine Arts in 1994. His collaboration with Wueste Film also dates from this time. In 1995, he wrote and directed his first short feature, "Sensin - You're The One!" ("Sensin - Du Bist Es!")...
5. Jannik Schümann Jannik Schümann Actor, Homevideo
6. Oliver Hirschbiegel Oliver Hirschbiegel Director, Downfall Born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1957. In his teens he left high school and worked as a cooker in a boat. Then he studied painting and graphism in the Academy of arts in Hamburg where he also started experimenting with video and photography. Those experimental movies attracted the attention of some producers of the German TV...
7. Hannah Herzsprung Hannah Herzsprung Actress, The Reader
8. Kostja Ullmann Kostja Ullmann Actor, Sommersturm
9. Douglas Sirk Douglas Sirk Director, Imitation of Life Film director Douglas Sirk, whose reputation blossomed in the generation after his 1959 retirement from Hollywood filmmaking, was born Hans Detlef Sierck on April 26, 1897, in Hamburg, Germany, to a journalist. Both of his parents were Danish, and the future director would make movies in German, Danish and English...
10. Karin Schubert Karin Schubert Actress, Delusions of Grandeur
11. Pheline Roggan Pheline Roggan Actress, Soul Kitchen
12. Paul Bern Paul Bern Writer, The Beloved Rogue Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother died by drowning in the fall of 1920...
13. Jürgen Vogel Jürgen Vogel Actor, The Wave
14. Susanne Lothar Susanne Lothar Actress, The Reader
15. Sig Ruman Sig Ruman Actor, Stalag 17 Wonderfully talented German-born actor, capable of tremendous comedic and dramatic performances, usually as some type of pompous bureaucrat or similarly arrogant individual. Ruman was born on October 11, 1884, in Hamburg, Germany, and actually studied electrotechnology in college before making the switch to acting...
16. Fahri Yardim Fahri Yardim Actor, Almanya - Willkommen in Deutschland Fahri Yardim was born in Hamburg, Germany, the son of an academic family of Turkish extraction. Performing on stage in school productions he developed his love of acting. He trained at the Hamburger Bühnenstudio der darstellenden Künste (Hamburg Stage Studio of the Performing Arts) and appeared in theatre productions in Berlin and Hamburg...
17. Toni Garrn Toni Garrn Self, The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
18. Helmut Griem Helmut Griem Actor, Cabaret
19. Torben Liebrecht Torben Liebrecht Actor, X Company Torben Liebrecht first entered the big screen in 2002 in the international co-production "Deathwatch"; only a year later he played Emperor Charles V in Luther alongside Sir Peter Ustinov and Joseph Fiennes. Directed by Kevin Spacey, he was seen shortly afterwards in "Beyond the Sea". In 2015 he guest starred in an episode of "Homeland"s fifth season...
20. Anna Bederke Anna Bederke Actress, Soul Kitchen Anna Bederke was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1981. Since early childhood she was drawn to storytelling, painting and playing music. Later in school she was part of a theater group for several years. For a number of years she played the violin and had lessons in piano and guitar. At the age of 16, she made her fist movie as a director...
21. Christiane Krüger Christiane Krüger Actress, Anne of Green Gables Christiane Krüger, the daughter of German movie star Hardy Krüger, was born on September 8, 1945 in Hamburg, Germany, four months after V-E Day brought an end to the war in Europe. She has appeared mostly in German-speaking movies and television, though she has made forays into English-language roles...
22. Daniel Stamm Daniel Stamm Director, The Last Exorcism Daniel was born and raised in Hamburg, Germany, where as a teenager he was host of a radio show and editor of a youth magazine. He toured with a theater, studied drama and published a play before he went to Belfast, Northern Ireland, as a peace worker. Two years later he returned to Germany to go to film school and study screenwriting at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg...
23. Manon von Gerkan Manon von Gerkan Actress, Shallow Hal
24. Tatjana Patitz Tatjana Patitz Self, Ready to Wear
25. Karl Lagerfeld Karl Lagerfeld Thanks, Lagerfeld Confidential
26. Bjarne Mädel Bjarne Mädel Actor, Stromberg
27. Raimund Harmstorf Raimund Harmstorf Actor, Lo chiamavano Bulldozer A tall, athletic bear of a man, Raimund Harmstorf rose to stardom on the strength of a single role: the amoral, brutal, self-righteous captain Wolf Larsen (a Nietzschean 'superman', if there ever was one) in Jack London's The Seawolf. Harmstorf's was a genuinely chilling, mesmerizing performance...
28. Anja Knauer Anja Knauer Actress, Küss mich, Frosch
29. Doris Kunstmann Doris Kunstmann Actress, Funny Games
30. Nina Bott Nina Bott Actress, Verbotene Liebe
31. John Brahm John Brahm Director, The Twilight Zone The son of comedian and theatre director Ludwig Brahm, Hans followed in his father's footsteps and began his career on the stages of Vienna, Berlin and Paris. Again, like his father, he graduated to directing and had his first fling with the film business as a dialogue director for a Franco/German co-production...
32. Lana Cooper Lana Cooper Actress, Love Steaks
33. Adam Bousdoukos Adam Bousdoukos Actor, Soul Kitchen
34. Nike Martens Nike Martens Actress, Black Death Nike Martens is a German actress born and raised in Hamburg. She landed her first acting role at the age of 11. Nike Martens then developed her craft and passion for acting while studying in the UK at 'Hurtwood House - school of drama and arts'. She first appeared as a series regular in well-known television...
35. Janek Rieke Janek Rieke Actor, Trial by Fire
36. Collien Ulmen-Fernandes Collien Ulmen-Fernandes Actress, Night of the Living Dorks
37. Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms Soundtrack, The Truman Show German Romantic composer Johannes Brahms was born in Hamburg in 1833 and died in Vienna, Austria in 1897. A perfectionist, he often compared himself unfavorably to composers such as Beethoven and ended up destroying many compositions without their ever being heard. While basically conservative, he showed musical growth throughout his four symphonies and occasionally borrowed wilder folk themes...
38. Alexandra Schalaudek Alexandra Schalaudek Actress, Verbotene Liebe
39. Christoph M. Ohrt Christoph M. Ohrt Actor, Edel & Starck
40. Laya Raki Laya Raki Actress, Crane
41. Brigitte Mira Brigitte Mira Actress, Drei Damen vom Grill
42. Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen Actress, Kokowääh 2 Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen, born in Hamburg (Germany), started acting in Theatre when she was only six years old. When she turned 17 she applied for The Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in NYC and got accepted. There she studied acting, script analysis and singing. Afterwards she went back to Germany to graduate from school so she could go to University...
43. Oliver Bokelberg Oliver Bokelberg Cinematographer, The Station Agent
44. Katrin Schaake Katrin Schaake Actress, The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
45. Johanna-Christine Gehlen Johanna-Christine Gehlen Actress, Mama und der Millionär
46. Wanja Mues Wanja Mues Actor, The Pianist
47. Andreas Schnaas Andreas Schnaas Actor, Unrated: The Movie Born in Hamburg, Germany on April 1, 1968, filmmaker Andreas Schnaas embraced the cinema at a very young age. Since many of the local theaters in his city didn't care about how young their patrons were, he was exposed to violent martial arts, zombie films, and splatter at a very tender age. The results...
48. Anja Schüte Anja Schüte Actress, Forsthaus Falkenau
49. Carmen Molinar Carmen Molinar Actress, Ein schrecklich reiches Paar
50. Dolly Haas Dolly Haas Actress, I Confess
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