Birth Place Matching "Munich, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Jeri Ryan
Actress | Star Trek: Voyager
Jeri Ryan was born Jeri Lynn Zimmerman on February 22, 1968 in Munich, West Germany, to Gerhard Florian Zimmerman, a Master Sergeant in the United States Army, and his wife Sharon, a social worker. She and her older brother Mark grew up on several military bases, including Kansas, Maryland, Hawaii,...
2. Werner Herzog
Director | Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes
Director. Writer. Producer. Actor. Poet. He studied history, literature and theatre for some time, but didn't finish it and founded instead his own film production company in 1963. Later in his life, Herzog also staged several operas in Bayreuth, Germany, and at the Milan Scala in Italy. Herzog has...
3. Lisa Vicari
Actress | Luna
Lisa Vicari is a German actress. She is known for Luna (2017), Hell (2017) and the Netflix series Dark.
Her acting debut was in the short film Tunnelblicke (2009) and her first film on the big screen was Hanni & Nanni (2010).
Vicari also had other small roles in Einer wie Bruno (2011) and Exit ...
4. Nadia Hilker
Actress | Spring
Nadia Hilker is a German actress, known for her roles in Spring (2014), The 100 (2014) and The Walking Dead (2010).
Nadia Hilker is a renowned German film and television actress who has been in the movie industry since 2010. Best known for her role in Spring and The 100, Hilker's love for acting ...
5. Lilly Krug
Actress | Plane
Lilly Krug is a German actress born in Munich. She grew up bilingual, attended Bavarian International School, and moved to Los Angeles in 2019 to study theater and psychology at the University of Southern California. Additionally, Lilly takes classes at Anthony Meindl Acting School and the American...
6. Alicia von Rittberg
Actress | Fury
Alicia von Rittberg, born on December 10, 1993 in Munich, made her debut in front of the camera at the age of six in the popular TV-show "Dingsda," in which small children had to explain different everyday concepts. But her real acting career began only a few years later: in 2006 she appeared in a ...
7. Michael Haneke
Writer | Caché
A true master of his craft, Michael Haneke is one of the greatest film artists working today and one who challenges his viewers each year and work goes by, with films that reflect real portions of life in realistic, disturbing and unforgettable ways. One of the most genuine filmmakers of the world ...
8. Jeanette Hain
Actress | The Young Victoria
Jeanette Hain was born in Munich. While studying directing at the School of Television and Film in Munich, the by chance meeting with director Sherry Hormann made her childhood dream come true by resulting in her first leading part in "Die Cellistin - Liebe und Verhängnis". Since then she has been ...
9. Martina Gedeck
Actress | Das Leben der Anderen
Martina Gedeck was born in Munich. After spending a year in the US, she studied drama at the Berlin University of the Arts. Martina's film career began while she was still at drama school. Her filmography covers practically all genres of film.
Gedeck has won a total of 23 major cinema and TV awards....
10. Moritz Bleibtreu
Actor | Das Experiment
Moritz Bleibtreu is a German actor born on August 13, 1971 in Munich growing up in Hamburg. He first appears in children's television series Neues aus Uhlenbusch (1977) at the age of six. His breakthrough was the role called "Abdul" in the movie Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997). He also became ...
11. Curd Jürgens
Actor | The Spy Who Loved Me
Curd Jürgens (commonly billed as "Curt Jurgens" in anglophone countries) was one of the most successful European film actors of the 20th Century. He was born Curd Gustav Andreas Gottlieb Franz Jürgens on December 13, 1915, in Solln, Bavaria, in Hohenzollern Imperial Germany, a subject of Kaiser ...
12. Marianne Koch
Actress | Per un pugno di dollari
Marianne Koch was born on August 19, 1931 in Munich, Germany. She is an actress, known for A Fistful of Dollars (1964), The Devil's General (1955) and Die Fledermaus (1962). She was previously married to Gerhard Freund.
13. Tracey E. Bregman
Actress | The Young and the Restless
Tracey E. Bregman was born on May 29, 1963 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She is an actress, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987) and Days of Our Lives (1965). She was previously married to Ronald Recht.
14. Volker Bruch
Actor | Der Baader Meinhof Komplex
Volker Bruch was born on March 9, 1980 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008), The Reader (2008) and Babylon Berlin (2017).
15. Lara Wendel
Actress | La casa 3
Lara Wendel was born on March 29, 1965 in Munich, Germany. She is an actress, known for Ghosthouse (1988), Tenebrae (1982) and The Perfume of the Lady in Black (1974).
16. Lavinia Wilson
Actress | Æon Flux
Lavinia Wilson was born in Munich, Germany on March 8th, 1980. She is an actor and producer, known for Æon Flux (2005), Andere Eltern (2019), Hey Bunny (2016) and Deutschland86 (2018). Her career started at the age of 11, with Leise Schatten (1991) and she has starred in over sixty films since then.
17. Elyas M'Barek
Actor | Fack ju Göhte
Elyas M'Barek was born on May 29, 1982 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for Suck Me Shakespeer (2013), Who Am I (2014) and The Wave (2008).
18. Gedeon Burkhard
Actor | Inglourious Basterds
Born in Munich in 1969, Gedeon was raised bilingual (English & German). He was sent to boarding school in England at the age of 8 and transferred to American high school at the age of 12. Gedeon starred in his first movie (Aunt Maria) when he was 10, his second lead role followed one year later in ...
19. Rosemary Murphy
Actress | To Kill a Mockingbird
Rosemary Murphy was born on January 13, 1925 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She was an actress, known for To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), Eleanor and Franklin (1976) and Mighty Aphrodite (1995). She died on July 5, 2014 in New York City, New York, USA.
20. Fritz Wepper
Actor | Cabaret
Fritz Wepper was born on August 17, 1941 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor, known for Cabaret (1972), Der Kommissar (1969) and For Heaven's Sake (2002). He was previously married to Angela von Morgen.
21. Michael Bollner
Actor | Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Michael Bollner was born on September 14, 1958 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor, known for Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971), M.U.G.E.N (1999) and Bizarre Transmissions from the Bermuda Triangle (2015).
22. Florian David Fitz
Actor | Jesus liebt mich
Florian David Fitz was born on November 20, 1974 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Jesus Loves Me (2012), The Most Beautiful Day (2016) and 100 Things (2018).
23. Brigitte Hobmeier
Actress | Identity Kills
Brigitte Hobmeier was born on March 2, 1976 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress, known for Identity Kills (2003), Closed Season (2012) and Ein Teil von uns (2016).
24. Olivia Pascal
Actress | Griechische Feigen
Olivia Pascal was born on May 26, 1957 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress and publicist, known for The Fruit Is Ripe (1977), Sunshine Reggae auf Ibiza (1983) and The Joy of Flying (1977). She has been married to Peter Kanitz since 2009.
25. Harold Faltermeyer
Soundtrack | Beverly Hills Cop
Harold Faltermeyer was born on October 5, 1952 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. He is a composer and actor, known for Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Top Gun (1986) and Beverly Hills Cop II (1987). He was previously married to Karin Faltermeyer.
26. Nico Liersch
Actor | The Book Thief
Nico Liersch was born on July 17, 2000 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Book Thief (2013), Das Traumhotel (2004) and Blackout (2011).
27. Leopold Hornung
Actor | Der Baader Meinhof Komplex
Leopold Hornung was born on March 21, 1978 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008), Who Am I (2014) and Dark (2017).
28. Philipp Stölzl
Director | Nordwand
Philipp Stölzl was born in 1967 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is a director and writer, known for North Face (2008), The Physician (2013) and Young Goethe in Love (2010).
29. Jutta Speidel
Actress | Drei sind einer zuviel
Jutta Speidel was born on March 26, 1954 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress and writer, known for Drei sind einer zuviel (1977), For Heaven's Sake (2002) and Kidnapped (1978). She was previously married to Dr. Stefan Feuerstein.
30. Wilson Gonzalez
Actor | King of Stonks
Wilson Gonzales Ochsenknecht was born on 18th March 1990 in Germany, as the oldest child of the German actor Uwe Ochsenknecht and the German actress Natascha Ochsenknecht. He has a younger brother named Jimi Blue Ochsenknecht and a little sister. Like his brother he started acting very early and ...
31. Ulrich Noethen
Actor | Der Untergang
Ulrich Noethen was born on November 18, 1959 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor, known for Downfall (2004), The Slurb (2001) and My Führer (2007). He was previously married to Friederike Wagner.
32. Martin Gruber
Actor | Die Bergretter
Martin Gruber was born on May 16, 1970 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. He is an actor, known for Die Bergretter (2009), Frau Pfarrer & Herr Priester (2016) and Nackt. Das Netz vergisst nie. (2017).
33. Ross Hill
Actor | Renegade
Ross Hill was born on April 11, 1973 in Munich, Germany. He was an actor, known for They Call Me Renegade (1987), The World of Don Camillo (1984) and Aktuelle Schaubude (1957). He died on January 15, 1990 in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, USA.
34. Naike Rivelli
Actress | Casanova
Naike Rivelli was born on October 10, 1974 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She is an actress and composer, known for Casanova (2005), Nayked: N-Zoid (2011) and The Voyage of Captain Fracassa (1990). She was previously married to Manou Lubowski.
35. Leonard Scheicher
Actor | The Billion Dollar Code
Leonard Scheicher was born on July 26, 1992 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Billion Dollar Code (2021), Das Boot (2018) and The Silent Revolution (2018).
36. Wolfgang Reitherman
Director | The AristoCats
Wolfgang Reitherman was a German-born American animator who was one of Disney's Nine Old Men.
He began working for Disney in 1933, along with future Disney legends Ward Kimball and Milt Kahl. The three worked together on a number of classic Disney shorts.
Reitherman directed several Disney animated ...
37. Leonie Brill
Actress | Damaged Goods
Leonie Brill is a German actress. She was first discovered at eight years old and has been filming numerous film and movie productions ever since. She is best known for her performances in DAMAGED GOODS and Blood Red Sky, a German Netflix thriller, that hit over 50 million views worldwide. Leonie ...
38. Michael Herbig
Actor | Der Schuh des Manitu
Michael 'Bully' Herbig studied photography and is well known in the German comedy scene as a writer, director and producer. In addition to his morning radio show 'Langemann und die Morgencrew' from 1992 to 1995, he also made 800 episodes of the comedy radio show 'Die Bayern Cops'. He has appeared ...
39. Heinrich Himmler
Self | The Twisted Cross - Twelve Years that Shook the Earth
Born in 1900, Heinrich Himmler was the godson of a Bavarian prince and became an officer cadet during the First World War. Never actually seeing combat, Himmler was discharged at the war's end and went to a technical college, where he majored in agriculture. During the turbulent years of the 1920s ...
40. Thomas Holtzmann
Actor | Qui êtes-vous, Monsieur Sorge?
Thomas Holtzmann was born on April 1, 1927 in Munich, Germany. He was an actor, known for Qui êtes-vous, Monsieur Sorge? (1961), Michael Kohlhaas - Der Rebell (1969) and Funeral in Berlin (1966). He was previously married to Gustl Halenke. He died on January 4, 2013 in Munich, Bavaria, ...
41. Ursula Buchfellner
Actress | Sadomania - Hölle der Lust
Ursula Buchfellner was born on June 8, 1961 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany [now Germany]. She is an actress, known for Hellhole Women (1981), Linda (1981) and Devil Hunter (1980).
42. Percy Adlon
Director | Out of Rosenheim
Percy Adlon is best known for his film "Bagdad Cafe" aka "Out of Rosenheim." He was born on June 1, 1935 in Munich, the son of Paul Rudolf Laubenthal, a prominent opera singer, and Susanne Adlon, and grew up in Ammerland/Starnbergersee, in the Bavarian countryside. He studied art and theater ...
43. Sidonie von Krosigk
Actress | Bibi Blocksberg
Sidonie von Krosigk was born on October 21, 1989 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She is an actress, known for Bibi Blocksberg (2002), Bibi Blocksberg and the Secret of Blue Owls (2004) and Edel & Starck (2002).
44. Sascha Hehn
Actor | Das Traumschiff
His career started in 1959 with the movie "Hubertus Jagd" with Willy Fritsch. He appeared in many TV movies until he started in Cologne his first Theatre play "Der Tod im Apfelbaum". He did also a lot of dubbing for foreign TV series like: "Riffle man", "Flipper", "Die kleinen Strolche" etc. Later ...
45. Irina Kurbanova
Actress | Tatort
Irina Kurbanova was born on October 7, 1995 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She is an actress and writer, known for Tatort (1970), Erbarme Dich Unser (2020) and Ein Haus voller Töchter (2010).
46. Lilian Klebow
Actress | SOKO Donau
Lilian Klebow was born in Munich, Germany, has lived in Vienna, Austria for 12 years, for 2,5 years in Berlin as well es in several other European cities like Rome. She always traveled a lot and considers the "world" her home. She is a real European and has also "roots", means relatives, in the US....
47. Pierre Kiwitt
Actor | Lobos sucios
French-German actor, speaks five languages French, German, English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Went to French high school in Munich, Germany, where he made his first steps on stage and discovered his passion for acting.
Has done his military service for one year and started a banking career on his ...
48. Fabian Wagner
Cinematographer | Overlord
Fabian Wagner was born on April 25, 1978 in Munich, Germany. He is a cinematographer and producer, known for Overlord (2018), Game of Thrones (2011) and Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021).
49. Rosalie Thomass
Actress | Grüsse aus Fukushima
Rosalie Thomass was born on August 14, 1987 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress and writer, known for Greetings from Fukushima (2016), The Unheard Woman (2016) and Die Känguru-Chroniken (2020).
50. Margit Saad
Actress | Robin Hood, der edle Räuber
Margit Saad was born on May 30, 1929 in Munich, Germany. She is an actress and director, known for Robin Hood, the Noble Robber (1966), Playback (1962) and Bob Morane (1964). She was previously married to Jean-Pierre Ponnelle.