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The woman the world knows simply as NENA was born in the small German town of Hagen in 1960 as Gabriele Susanne Kerner. But "Nena" was not simply a stage name she would assume later on. The wunderkind of the German new wave scene got the name at the age of three while on vacation with her family in Spain when the name stuck. Always a child of ... See full bio »

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Known For

Watchmen
Watchmen Soundtrack
(2009)
Grosse Pointe Blank
Grosse Pointe Blank Soundtrack
(1997)
Mr. Nobody
Mr. Nobody Soundtrack
(2009)
Atomic Blonde
Atomic Blonde Soundtrack
(2017)

Filmography

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 2018 Holding Back the Years (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (2018) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons" - uncredited)
 2017 Dark (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Secrets (2017) ... (performer: "Irgendwie, irgendwo, irgendwann" - uncredited)
 2017 Bingo: The King of the Mornings (performer: "99 Red Balloons")
 2017 Despicable Me 3 (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2017 Atomic Blonde (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2016 Scream Queens (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Hand (2016) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons" - uncredited)
 2016 Match of the Day: Euro 2016 (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Germany vs. Italy (2016) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons" - uncredited)
 2016 Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- ¡Más música, por favor! (2016) ... (performer: "99 Lufballoons")
  Dolezal Backstage (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Episode #2.1 (2015) ... (performer: "Mondsong") / (writer: "Mondsong")
 2015 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2015: Live Semi-Final 1 (2015) ... (performer: "99 Red Balloons" - uncredited)
 2013-2015 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Titans: Scissors, Paper, Stone (2015) ... ("Hooked on Polkas")
- All-Star Batman and Robin #8 (2014) ... ("Hooked on Polkas")
- Punisher 2099 #1 (2013) ... ("Hooked on Polkas")
 2015 Deutschland 83 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Quantum Jump (2015) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons " - uncredited)
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Estado de inconsciencia (2014) ... (performer: "Just A Dream" - uncredited)
- El click (2014) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons" - uncredited)
 2014 Girls (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Role-Play (2014) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons" - uncredited)
 2013/I Filth (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2011 Hell (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2011 Big Brother (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Big Brother - The Secret: Der Start (2011) ... ("Strobo Pop")
 2010 This Is England '86 (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (performer: "99 Red Ballons" - uncredited)
 2009 Mr. Nobody (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Postpunk und Neue Deutsche Welle (2009) ... (performer: "Nur geträumt" - uncredited)
 2009 Watchmen (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2009 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #4.12 (2009) ... (performer: "99 Red Balloons")
- Episode #4.11 (2009) ... (performer: "99 Red Balloons")
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.12 (2008) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2008 My Best Friend's Girl (performer: "99 Luftballons (99 Red Balloons)")
 2008 Märzmelodie (performer: "Todmüde")
 2007 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Round 2 (2007) ... ("99 Red Balloons", uncredited)
 2007 SingStar '80s (Video Game) (performer: "99 Red Balloons")
 2007 Psych (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rob-a-Bye Baby (2007) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons" - uncredited)
 2007 Vollidiot (performer: "Ich Kann Nix Dafür")
 2005 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Eva Longoria/Korn (2005) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons" - uncredited)
 2005 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2005) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2005 Verliebt in Berlin (TV Series) (performer: "Liebe Ist")
 2003 Sams in Gefahr (lyrics: "Jetzt ist alles anders") / (performer: "Jetzt ist alles anders") / (writer: "Jetzt ist alles anders")
 2003 Verstehen Sie Spaß? (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.99 (2003) ... (performer: "Anyplace, Anytime, Anywhere")
  Scrubs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- My Interpretation (2003) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons") / (writer: "99 Luftballons")
 2003 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Dear Emily and Richard (2003) ... ("99 Luftballons")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) ("99 Luftballons", uncredited)
 2002 That '80s Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- My Dead Friend (2002) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 2001 Wie Feuer und Flamme (performer: "Nur geträumt") / (writer: "Nur geträumt")
 1998 The Wedding Singer (performer: "99 Luftballons")
  Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 1994 - 1997) (writer - 3 episodes, 1994 - 1997)
- Tohu-Nacht Revue 1990-1997 (1997) ... (performer: "Leuchtturm" - uncredited) / (writer: "Leuchtturm" - uncredited)
- Unplugged (42) (1997) ... (performer: "Leuchtturm" - uncredited) / (writer: "Leuchtturm" - uncredited)
- XXIV - 0024 (1995) ... (performer: "Rette mich" - uncredited)
- Sektor 15 (1994) ... (performer: "Leuchtturm" - uncredited) / (writer: "Leuchtturm" - uncredited)
 1997 Boogie Nights (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 1997 Grosse Pointe Blank (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 1994 Monte Video (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Der Fluch (1994) ... (performer: "Hol' mich zurück")
 1989 P.I.T. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Popmusik aus Germany (1989) ... (performer: "Kleine Taschenlampe brenn'")
 1983 Hangin' Out (performer: "Nur geträumt", "Vollmond", "Ganz oben", "Kleine Taschenlampe brenn'", "Leuchtturm", "Tanz auf dem Vulkan" - uncredited)
 1983 Vorsicht Musik! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... (performer: "99 Luftballons")
 1982 Die Grossen 10 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... (performer: "Nur geträumt")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She provides the German dubbing voice for the dragon Saphira in Eragon (2006). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Pictorial | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site | Official Site

Alternate Names:

Nena Kerner

Height:

5' 6¼" (1.68 m)
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Trivia:

"Nena" has been her nickname ever since she was 3 years old. It is a version of the Spanish word "niña" (little girl). See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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