Heike Makatsch

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Born on 13 August 1971 in Düsseldorf, Germany, as the daughter of former German national ice hockey keeper Rainer Makatsch. After studying politics and sociology at the University of Düsseldorf for two years and an apprenticeship as dressmaker, she was hired by newborn TV music channel VIVA in 1993 and hosted popular shows such as Interaktiv (1996)... See full bio »

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A Sound of Thunder Alicia Wallenbeck
Margarete Steiff Margarete Steiff


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 2016-2022 Tatort (TV Series)
Ellen Berlinger
- In Seinen Augen (2022) ... Ellen Berlinger
- Blind Date (2021) ... Ellen Berlinger
- Zeit der Frösche (2018) ... Ellen Berlinger
- Fünf Minuten Himmel (2016) ... Ellen Berlinger
 2022 Herzogpark (TV Series)
Maria Schreiber
- Episode #1.3 (2022) ... Maria Schreiber
- Episode #1.1 (2022) ... Maria Schreiber
 2021 Zero (TV Movie)
Cynthia Bonsant
 2020 God, You're Such a Prick
Eva Pape - Steffi's mother
 2020 9 Days Awake (TV Movie)
Liane Stehfest
 2019 Zielfahnder: Blutiger Tango (TV Movie)
Gisela Tezloff
 2019 I've Never Been to New York
Lisa Wartberg
 2019 Benjamin the Elephant (2020)
Zora Zack
 2018 Neo Magazin (TV Series)
- Young Böhmermann Spezial (2018) ... Psychologin
 2017 Teenosaurus Rex
 2017 Strange Daughter
 2016 Geography of the Heart (Short)
 2016/I Speechless (Short)
 2016 Twice New Life (TV Movie)
Ännie Borchert
 2015-2016 Paare (TV Series)
- Fall 16 (2016)
- Fall 7 (2015) ... Patientin
 2014 Alles ist Liebe
 2014 Wir machen durch bis morgen früh
Melanie Struttmann
 2014 About a Girl
 2013 Back on Track
Birgit Averhoff
 2013 The Book Thief
Liesel's Mother
 2012 Sechzehneichen (TV Movie)
 2012 The Adventures of Huck Finn
Aunt Polly
 2012 Die Heimkehr (TV Movie)
Katarina Endriss
 2011 Tom Sawyer
Tante Polly
 2009 The Door
Gia / David's mistress
 2009 Dr. Hope (TV Movie)
Hope Bridges Adams
 2009 Hilde
Hildegard Knef
 2008 Schade um das schöne Geld (TV Movie)
Mirabel Blinker
 2007 Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution
Fraulein Unger
 2006 Schwesterherz
 2006 Hui Buh: Das Schlossgespenst
Leonora Gräfin zu Etepetete
 2005 Margarete Steiff (TV Movie)
Margarete Steiff
 2005 Tara Road
 2005 A Sound of Thunder
Alicia Wallenbeck
 2005 Almost Heaven
 2004 Familie auf Bestellung (TV Movie)
 2004 Say Sorry (Short)
 2003 A Light in Dark Places (TV Movie)
Renate Reger
 2003 Love Actually
 2003 Confused (Short)
 2003 Europe - 99euro-films 2
Maren (segment "Ich hab Musik dabei")
 2003 A Weekend with Eva (Short)
 2003 Anatomy 2
 2002 Tarzan DVD Read-Along (Video short)
 2002 Naked
 2002 Nachts im Park
Katharina Lumis
 2002 Resident Evil
 2002 Die Affäre Semmeling (TV Series)
Silke Semmeling
- Sechste Folge (2002) ... Silke Semmeling
- Fünfte Folge (2002) ... Silke Semmeling
- Vierte Folge (2002) ... Silke Semmeling
- Dritte Folge (2002) ... Silke Semmeling
- Zweite Folge (2002) ... Silke Semmeling
 2001 A Goddamn Job
Katinka Sirena
 2001 Late Night Shopping
Madeline Zozzocolovich
 2000 The Announcement
 2000 Gripsholm
 2000 Longitude (TV Movie)
Queen Charlotte
 1999 Camino de Santiago (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... Tea
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Tea
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Tea
 1999 Bonne Nuit (TV Movie)
Margaret Bottom
 1999 Männer und andere Katastrophen (TV Movie)
Judith Kern
 1999 Aimee & Jaguar
 1999 Das Gelbe vom Ei (TV Movie)
Floris Blinker
 1998 Killer (Short)
 1998 Love Your Neighbour!
 1998 Am I Beautiful?
 1997 Obsession
Miriam Auerbach
 1996 Jailbirds
Maren Krummsieg
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Makatsch, Rainer

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What fascinates me the most about Hildegard Knef is that people can't get her right, because she had so many ambivalent qualities. And that she was very, very brave. See more »


After her TV breakthrough as VJ and host on Viva, the German MTV clone, the media often considered her the prototype of a "girly girl" in the 1990s. See more »

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