|Born||in Zürich-Seebach, Switzerland|
|Height||5' 6" (1.68 m)|
Mini Bio (2)
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 Sommergäste (1976).
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Volker Boehm
Bruno Ganz is a Swiss actor who has been a prominent figure in German language film and television for over fifty years. He is internationally renowned for portraying Adolf Hitler in the Academy Award-nominated film Downfall (2004).
Ganz was born in Zürich to a Swiss mechanic father and a northern Italian mother. He had decided to pursue an acting career by the time he entered university. His film debut was The Gentleman in the Black Derby (1960).
He also starred in Unknown (2011), The Counselor (2013), and The Party (2017).
On stage, Ganz portrayed Dr. Heinrich Faust in Peter Stein's staging of Faust, Part One and Faust, Part Two in 2000.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Pedro Borges
|Sabine Ganz||(1965 - present) (separated) (1 child)|