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1. Kat Graham Kat Graham Actress, The Vampire Diaries Kat Graham is a music artist, actress and producer, best known for her starring role in the hit TV show "The Vampire Diaries." Born in Geneva, Switzerland, Kat speaks four languages - English, Spanish, French and Hebrew - and is the daughter of a Liberian father and a Russian Jewish mother. At the age of 6...
2. Hoyte Van Hoytema Hoyte Van Hoytema Cinematographer, Interstellar
3. Ursula Andress Ursula Andress Actress, Dr. No The quintessential jet-set Euro starlet, Ursula Andress was born in the Swiss canton of Berne on March 19, 1936, one of six children in a strict German Protestant family. Although often seeming icily aloof, a restless streak early demonstrated itself in her personality, and she had an impetuous desire to explore the world outside Switzerland...
4. Sofia Milos Sofia Milos Actress, CSI: Miami Sofia Milos has over 237hrs of television on the air, as well as on film. starred opposite David Caruso on the international hit show CSI: Miami as, Yelina Salas,sister-in-law and impossible love of Horatio Caine, from season 1 to season 8 (2003-2010). Starred as Homeland Security Agent Bianca La Garda...
5. Daniel Bernhardt Daniel Bernhardt Actor, The Matrix Reloaded Daniel Bernhardt was born on the 31st August 1965 in Warblaufen, Bern in Switzerland. After finishing high school, he studied architectural design for four years and graduated in Bern. At the same time he opened a martial arts school with his brother. After completing his studies, Daniel moved to Paris and started to work as model...
6. Bruno Ganz Bruno Ganz Actor, Downfall Bruno Ganz debuted at the theatre in 1961 and gained there a good reputation as a solid, young actor. In 1970 he founded with Peter Stein the theatre company "Schaubuehne" of Berlin. His debut at the movies was early and unsuccessful during the decade of 1960. His talent as a reflexive actor with tendencies towards introspection was widely known after Summer Guests.
7. Carla Juri Carla Juri Actress, Feuchtgebiete
8. Kate Burton Kate Burton Actress, 127 Hours Kate Burton earned her bachelor's degree in Russian studies and European history at Brown University in Rhode Island, where she was also on the board of Production Workshop, one of the university's student theater groups. She furthered her education by studying at Yale University School of Drama, she graduated in 1983...
9. Vincent Perez Vincent Perez Actor, Cyrano de Bergerac Soulful, exotic-looking leading man Vincent Perez is known for his grand and glossy French pictures, exuding a sexy stare and irresistible charm that has swept Gallic women off their feet for over two decades. He was born in Lausanne, Switzerland, to a German mother and a Spanish businessman father...
10. Sandra Hess Sandra Hess Actress, Mortal Kombat: Annihilation Sandra Hess was born in Zurich, Switzerland. She began modeling and working on television commercials when she was just 15. After completing high school, she entered the University of Zurich to study law but quickly decided it wasn't the right direction for her. She came alone to the US to pursue an acting career...
11. Roger Federer Roger Federer Self, Wimbledon Federer is the former #1 ranked tennis player in the world, having held the number one position for a record 237 consecutive weeks. He won the Indesit ATP 2004 Race on September 14. The ATP confirmed that his lead was insurmountable, marking what is believed to be the earliest a player has locked up the year-end No. 1 position since the ATP Rankings were established in 1973...
12. Marthe Keller Marthe Keller Actress, Marathon Man Marthe Keller was born on January 28, 1945 in Basel, Switzerland. She studied ballet as a child but stopped after a skiing accident at age 16. She changed to acting, and worked in Berlin at the Schiller Theatre and the Berliner Ensemble. Keller's earliest film appearances were in Funeral in Berlin (uncredited) and the German film Wild Rider Ltd....
13. Edoardo Ponti Edoardo Ponti Director, Voce umana
14. David Bennent David Bennent Actor, Legend David Bennent is the son of actor Heinz Bennent and former dancer Diane Mansart. His sister Anne is also an actress. David was born September 9, 1966 in Lausanne, Switzerland and has lived in Germany and France as well. He has worked throughout the world. At the age of 11, he portrayed Oskar Matzerath in the Oscar winning film The Tin Drum (The Tin Drum)...
15. Jake Canuso Jake Canuso Actor, The Dark Knight Rises
16. Marem Hassler Marem Hassler Actress, Duo
17. Anatole Taubman Anatole Taubman Actor, Quantum of Solace Anatole Taubman was born in Zurich, Switzerland and is of Russian-Polish-Slovakian-Austrian-and-former-East-Prussian blood. In 1991 he made his baccalauréat at the renowned Gymnasium of the Benedictine boarding school of the monastery Einsiedeln and in 1994 he graduated from the reputable drama-school 'Circle in the Square' in NYC...
18. Paul Hubschmid Paul Hubschmid Actor, The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms The son of an accountant, Paul Hubschmid was born, raised and schooled in Schoenenwerd, Switzerland. He trained for an acting career at the Max Reinhardt Seminar of Dramatic Art in Vienna and first appeared on stage at the Vienna Volkstheater in 1937. His motion picture debut took place the following year...
19. Joel Basman Joel Basman Actor, Wir sind jung. Wir sind stark.
20. Baran bo Odar Baran bo Odar Director, Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher
21. Raoul Meyer Raoul Meyer Self, E! True Hollywood Story Raoul Meyer Ortolani has been married to Brigitte Nielsen from 1993 to date. He has two sons with her, Douglas (b. 1993) and Raoul jr. Ayrton (b. 1995) in memory of his friend Ayrton Senna. He works for a Big Society in Switzerland where he lives with his family. Meyer his also a great sportsman, in...
22. Giorgio Tsoukalos Giorgio Tsoukalos Producer, Ancient Aliens Giorgio A. Tsoukalos is the director of Erich von Däniken's center for ancient alien astronaut research, The Archaeology, Astronautics and SETI Research Association (A.A.S. R.A.), and presents himself as an expert in his numerous documentaries. However, Giorgio A. Tsoukalos has no qualifications or background in any field relevant to the 'research' he undertakes...
23. Liselotte Pulver Liselotte Pulver Actress, A Time to Love and a Time to Die
24. Christianne Hirt Christianne Hirt Actress, For the Moment An award winning actress and screenwriter, Christiane has over 30 years of professional experience in the film and television industry. She is co-founder of Company of Rogues Actors' Studio (Calgary, AB) and founder of Rogues West in Vancouver, BC. Christiane has garnered national recognition, delivering...
25. Carlos Leal Carlos Leal Actor, Casino Royale
26. Emil Jannings Emil Jannings Actor, The Blue Angel His real name was Theodor Friedrich Emil Janenz, and in the early 1900s, he was already working in the theater under Max Reinhardt's company. Important movies where he defined himself as a convincing actor were Madame DuBarry and Quo Vadis?, followed by The Last Laugh(aka The Last Laugh) in 1924 and Variety (aka Variety) in 1925...
27. Anna Katarina Anna Katarina Actress, The Game
28. H.R. Giger H.R. Giger Self, Jodorowsky's Dune
29. Yangzom Brauen Yangzom Brauen Director, Born in Battle Yangzom was born and raised in Bern, the capital of Switzerland. Completing her studies in Europe's prestigious University of Theater and Music in Bern, she started working in independent theater projects in Switzerland and Germany. Shortly thereafter, she was cast and guest-starred in a well-known Swiss sitcom 'Manne Zimmer' for National Swiss Television Network...
30. Sean H. Ferrer Sean H. Ferrer Producer, Cloudstreet For 35 years, Sean Ferrer has worked in all aspects of motion picture development, production, post-production and marketing. After taking a short sabbatical to create the Audrey Hepburn Children's' Fund, Sean completed directing and producing a one-man feature documentary entitled, Racehoss...
31. Michel Simon Michel Simon Actor, L'Atalante The son of a sausage-maker, Michel Simon was conscripted into the Swiss Army at the start of World War I, but was thrown out through a combination of tuberculosis and general insubordination. He was variously a boxer, photographer, general handyman and right-wing anarchist, finally becoming a stage actor in Geneva in 1920...
32. Mario Adorf Mario Adorf Actor, The Tin Drum Mario Adorf, a tell-tale name indeed. Mario calls to mind the actor's Italian roots (his father was a Calabrian surgeon) whereas Adorf reveals his German origins (his mother was a radiologist from the German region Eifel). As for the full name Mario Adorf it echoes to perfection the international character of this living legend's long career...
33. Lia Beldam Lia Beldam Actress, The Shining
34. Stephanie Morgenstern Stephanie Morgenstern Actress, Flashpoint
35. Marc Benjamin Marc Benjamin Actor, Eddie the Eagle
36. Maria Friedman Maria Friedman Actress, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Born March 19th, 1960 in Switzerland. The third child (of four) to musical parents, Leonard a violinist and co-founder of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, and Claire, a concert Pianist, and opera coach. All the children played piano as well, but brother Richard is a violinist and conductor of all sorts of orchestras...
37. James Thierrée James Thierrée Actor, Chocolat
38. Baris Arduç Baris Arduç Actor, Kiralik Ask Turkish television and film actor and director. He is also a Goodwill Ambassador by Life Without Cancer Society at Turkey. Baris Arduç was born in Switzerland, 9 October 1987. At age of 8 years old, Arduç together with his family moved to Istanbul, Turkey at 1995. Arduç was born to father Erol Arduç and mother Gülay Arduç...
39. Sonja Kinski Sonja Kinski Actress, Dark Hearts
40. Martin Gero Martin Gero Producer, Blindspot
41. Pasquale Aleardi Pasquale Aleardi Actor, Resident Evil Pasquale Aleardi was born in 1971 in Switzerland. After graduating high school he studied at the Zurich University of the Arts between 1992 and 1995. During that time he was cast for his first lead in the feature film "Jazz" (1993, directed by Daniel Helfer). Since 1995 Pasquale Aleardi has been performing in numerous plays...
42. Howard Vernon Howard Vernon Actor, Delicatessen Swiss-born actor Howard Vernon (né Mario Lippert) would make his infamous claim to fame as a stock lead player for the lowgrade, campy horror features of notorious director Jesús Franco, starring as Dr. Orloff, Dracula, and other terrorizers, most of them produced in Spain or France. Born in 1914 the son of a Swiss father and American mother...
43. Petra Sprecher Petra Sprecher Stunts, Independence Day: Resurgence Petra grew up in Switzerland. When she was seven years old, she started to train and perform with the local youth circus. At age thirteen, the troupe was invited to Istanbul, Turkey, to unveil its annual representation. The engagement was a success and after this experience, Petra's interest in traveling and meeting different cultures was set in stone...
44. Rojda Demirer Rojda Demirer Actress, Melekler korusun
45. Oliver Tobias Oliver Tobias Actor, Arthur of the Britons A remote and rather prevailing sullenness has only enhanced the mystique and charisma found in dashingly handsome Oliver Tobias, who has enjoyed over a three decade-long career on stage, screen and TV. Born Oliver Tobias Freitag in Zurich, Switzerland on August 6, 1947, he was the son of Swiss actor Robert Freitag and German actress Maria Becker...
46. Philipp von Schulthess Philipp von Schulthess Actor, Valkyrie
47. Kim Culetto Kim Culetto Writer, Bahama Sunrise
48. Remo Vinzens Remo Vinzens Actor, Senior Torres Remo was born in East Switzerland on December 22, 1975. At the age of 20 he began studying acting in Cologne and Zurich. During four years of training Remo confronted himself with all different kinds of acting techniques. Every single one had its benefit and Remo tried to combine all of them at his point of view...
49. Lauriane Gilliéron Lauriane Gilliéron Actress, Stand Up Guys
50. Katharina Böhm Katharina Böhm Actress, Die Chefin
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