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1. Eva Habermann Eva Habermann Actress, Die Strandclique
2. 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!")...
3. 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...
4. Anja Knauer Anja Knauer Actress, Küss mich, Frosch
5. Tatjana Patitz Tatjana Patitz Self, Ready to Wear
6. Toni Garrn Toni Garrn Self, The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
7. Hannah Herzsprung Hannah Herzsprung Actress, The Reader
8. Jannik Schümann Jannik Schümann Actor, Homevideo
9. 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...
10. Karl Lagerfeld Karl Lagerfeld Thanks, Lagerfeld Confidential
11. 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...
12. Kostja Ullmann Kostja Ullmann Actor, Sommersturm
13. Pheline Roggan Pheline Roggan Actress, Soul Kitchen
14. 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...
15. Karin Schubert Karin Schubert Actress, Delusions of Grandeur
16. Ursula Thiess Ursula Thiess Actress, Bandido! Luscious-looking leading lady, in a mere five films, between 1953 and 1956.
17. Jürgen Vogel Jürgen Vogel Actor, The Wave
18. Susanne Lothar Susanne Lothar Actress, The Reader
19. Helmut Griem Helmut Griem Actor, Cabaret
20. 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...
21. 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...
22. Hans Albers Hans Albers Actor, The Blue Angel Life companion was the actress Hansi Burg. Their relationship started in 1925. They separated in 1935 due to the pressure of the German Nazi government. In 1938 she went into exile in Switzerland (later London). Shortly after this she married the Norwegian Erich Blydt. Burg returned to Germany and Albers in 1946. They lived together until his death 1960. She died 15 years later.
23. 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...
24. Xenia Assenza Xenia Assenza Actress, Das finstere Tal
25. 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...
26. Carmen Molinar Carmen Molinar Actress, Bad Cop
27. 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...
28. Julia Heinemann Julia Heinemann Actress, Die glückliche Familie
29. 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...
30. Bjarne Mädel Bjarne Mädel Actor, Stromberg
31. 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...
32. Anja Schüte Anja Schüte Actress, Forsthaus Falkenau
33. Manon von Gerkan Manon von Gerkan Actress, Shallow Hal
34. 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...
35. Doris Kunstmann Doris Kunstmann Actress, Funny Games
36. Reinhold Schünzel Reinhold Schünzel Actor, Notorious The son of a German father and a Jewish mother, Schünzel was born in St. Pauli -- the best known, but also the poorest part of Hamburg. His father started off as an actor but economic circumstances forced him to turn towards commerce. For a while, the son followed in his footsteps. He undertook business studies and then began his professional career in the publishing business...
37. Lana Cooper Lana Cooper Actress, Love Steaks
38. Janek Rieke Janek Rieke Actor, Trial by Fire
39. Adam Bousdoukos Adam Bousdoukos Actor, Soul Kitchen
40. Alexandra Schalaudek Alexandra Schalaudek Actress, Verbotene Liebe
41. 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...
42. Nina Petri Nina Petri Actress, Run Lola Run
43. Uwe Bohm Uwe Bohm Actor, Die Drei
44. Johanna-Christine Gehlen Johanna-Christine Gehlen Actress, Mama und der Millionär
45. 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...
46. Patrick Bach Patrick Bach Actor, Nicht von schlechten Eltern
47. Wanja Mues Wanja Mues Actor, The Pianist
48. Franciska Friede Franciska Friede Actress, Hand aufs Herz
49. Hans Nielsen Hans Nielsen Actor, Titanic
50. Jan Fedder Jan Fedder Actor, Großstadtrevier
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