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Frank Giering (1971–2010)


Born and raised in Magdeburg (Germany), Frank Giering gained first stage experience as a background actor at the former known "Maxim-Gorki" theatre Magdeburg". During this time the desire arose to become an actor even though he said at a later time, that this desire was mainly animated due to his hunger to get visible and noticed combined with the... See full bio »

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(age 38) in Berlin, Germany

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(1997)
Gigantic Floyd
(1999)
Baader Andreas Baader
(2002)
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Filmography

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 2006-2011 Der Kriminalist (TV Series)
Kriminalkommissar Henry Weber / Henry Weber
- Dierhagens Vermächtnis (2011) ... Kriminalkommissar Henry Weber
- Zwischen den Fronten (2011) ... Kriminalkommissar Henry Weber
- Das Verhör (2010) ... Kriminalkommissar Henry Weber
- Schuld und Sühne (2010) ... Kriminalkommissar Henry Weber
- Das Vogelmädchen (2010) ... Kriminalkommissar Henry Weber
 1997-2010 Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei (TV Series)
Ziegler / Hans-Joachim Schneider
- Für das Leben eines Freundes (2010) ... Ziegler
- Crash (1997) ... Hans-Joachim Schneider
 2010 The Fifth Commandment (TV Series)
Oberst Sprüngli
- Die Jesustafel (2010) ... Oberst Sprüngli
 2010 Jerry Cotton
Rezeptionist
 2009 Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten (TV Movie)
Bauer Hans Sittler
 2009 Lasko - The Fist of God (TV Series)
Thomas Schaller
- Der Fluch (2009) ... Thomas Schaller
 2009 Keine Angst (TV Movie)
Thomas
 1998-2008 Tatort (TV Series)
Michael Heymann / Markus Engel
- Der glückliche Tod (2008) ... Michael Heymann
- Blick in den Abgrund (1998) ... Markus Engel
 2008 Der Tote in der Mauer (TV Movie)
Kommissar Klaus Wendt
 1994-2008 Police Call 110 (TV Series)
Gregor Karolewski / Louis / Rail traveller at the end of film
- Eine Maria aus Stettin (2008) ... Gregor Karolewski
- Kellers Kind (2008) ... Louis
- Totes Gleis (1994) ... Rail traveller at the end of film
 2007 Free to Leave
Thomas Hudetz
 2007 Bittersüsses Nichts (Short)
Edgar Blumberg
 2006 Leipzig Homicide (TV Series)
Dr. Fischer
- Spiel auf Zeit (2006) ... Dr. Fischer
 2006 Tod einer Freundin (TV Movie)
Dieter Wittmann
 2006 Die ProSieben Märchenstunde (TV Series)
Prinz Hohlholm von Sülzenstein
- Froschkönig - Im Brunnen hört dich niemand schreien (2006) ... Prinz Hohlholm von Sülzenstein
 2004-2006 Blond: Eva Blond! (TV Series)
Dr. Smek
- Der sechste Sinn (2006) ... Dr. Smek
- Epsteins Erbe (2006) ... Dr. Smek
- Wie das Leben so spielt (2004) ... Dr. Smek
- Der Zwerg im Schließfach (2004) ... Dr. Smek
 2006 Black Sheep
Doorman #1 of KitKat-Club
 2006 Störtebeker (TV Movie)
Jan Broderson
 2006 Esperanza
Franz
 2006 Lady Cop (TV Series)
Jochen Schild
- Der letzte Ausweg (2006) ... Jochen Schild
 2005-2006 A Case for Two (TV Series)
Rolf Fürst / Albert Becker
- Großmarktfehde (2006) ... Rolf Fürst
- Romanze in Schwarz (2005) ... Albert Becker
 2005 Die Spielerin (TV Movie)
Dietrich Schröder
 2005 Ein starkes Team (TV Series)
Ulrich Baring
- Ihr letzter Kunde (2005) ... Ulrich Baring
 2005 Erinnere dich, wenn du kannst! (TV Movie)
Tom Walden
 2004 Die Rosenzüchterin (TV Short)
Alan Shaye
 2004 Die Kirschenkönigin (TV Mini Series)
Colonel Stone
 2004 Nightsongs
Junger Mann
 2004 Klassentreffen (TV Movie)
Stütze
 2003 Dirty Sky
Philosoph
 2003 Hierankl
Paul
 2003 Der Fall Gehring (TV Movie)
Kai Wegner
 2003 Anatomy 2
Sven
 2003 The Curve
Anton
 2003 Großglocknerliebe
Uwe Ringelmann
 2002 Hannas Baby (TV Movie)
Young Man
 2002 Dienstreise - Was für eine Nacht (TV Movie)
Rudi (Wurstverkäufer)
 2002 Im Visier der Zielfahnder (TV Series)
Norman Bleich
- Jagdsaison (2002) ... Norman Bleich
 2002 Baader
Andreas Baader
 2002 Rosa Roth (TV Series)
Wolf Gotschlich
- Die Abrechnung (2002) ... Wolf Gotschlich
 2001 Das Fenster zum Park (Short)
Lukas Hölzlein
 2001 Clowns (TV Movie)
Nick
 2000 Ebene 9 (Short)
Gregor
 2000 Der Himmel kann warten
Alex Feldkamp
 2000 Marmor, Stein & Eisen
Nicki
 2000 Die Aufschneider (Short)
Nick
 2000 Der gerechte Richter (TV Movie)
Jan
 2000 Ein mörderischer Plan (TV Movie)
Psychopath Mark Stettner
 2000 Gran Paradiso
Edwin
 2000 Kaliber Deluxe
Rochus
 1999 Die Cleveren (TV Series)
Siegfried Schwender
- Die Ikone (1999) ... Siegfried Schwender
 1999 Gangster
Vincent
 1999 Gigantic
Floyd
 1999 Siska (TV Series)
Sven Gardener
- Hart am Abgrund (1999) ... Sven Gardener
 1999 Zwei Brüder (TV Series)
Joseph Herzfeld
- Gift (1999) ... Joseph Herzfeld
 1999 Der letzte Zeuge (TV Series)
Helmut Kluge
- Die Fliegen, die Maden, der Tod (1999) ... Helmut Kluge
 1998 Sentimental Education
Minaichmis
 1998 Love Your Neighbour!
Locke
 1998 Und alles wegen Mama (TV Movie)
Benny Zucker
 1998 The Old Fox (TV Series)
Joachim Horst
- Schlagt ihn tot (1998) ... Joachim Horst
 1998 Love Scenes from Planet Earth
Henrik Jr.
 1998 Opera Ball (TV Movie)
Jörg Blahacek 'Ingenieur'
 1998 Wolff's Turf (TV Series)
Stefan Träger
- Urlaub in den Tod (1998) ... Stefan Träger
 1997 Sardsch (TV Series)
Uwe
- Bis aufs Blut (1997) ... Uwe
 1997 Die Kids von Berlin (TV Series)
Alexander Bürkel
- Der verlorene Sohn (1997) ... Alexander Bürkel
 1997 Sophie: Schlauer als die Polizei (TV Series)
Philipp Armbruster
- Eiszeit (1997) ... Philipp Armbruster
- Der unsichtbare Tod (1997) ... Philipp Armbruster
- Hundstage (1997) ... Philipp Armbruster
- Das Geheimnis der Puppe (1997) ... Philipp Armbruster
- Das letzte Mahl (1997) ... Philipp Armbruster
 1997 Funny Games
Peter
 1997 The Castle (TV Movie)
Artur
 1996 Die Halbstarken (TV Movie)
Günther
 1996 Wolkenstein (TV Series)
Stefan Zeranski
- Gefährlicher Freund (1996) ... Stefan Zeranski
 1996 Feuerbach (TV Series)
Alexander
- Kinderspiele (1996) ... Alexander
 1996 Der König (TV Series)
Jens Wohlbrück
- Volltreffer (1996) ... Jens Wohlbrück
 1995 Der Verräter (TV Movie)
Paul Simonischek
 1995 Sommergeschichten (TV Series)
Ralf
- A La Minute (1995) ... Ralf
 1993 Ebbies Bluff
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Personal Details

Other Works:

2005: Featured in the music video "Gangsta Rap" by Curse. See more »

Publicity Listings:

14 Interviews | 30 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

Often, I stare at the telephone all day long and wonder why nobody is calling me. See more »

Trivia:

At first, his cause of death was given as heart failure, then it was believed he died of alcohol poisoning until it was revealed by his father that a bilious attack was what led to his death. See more »

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