Birth Place Matching "Geneva, Switzerland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Kat Graham
Actress | How It Ends
Kat Graham is a music artist, actress and producer, known for her starring role on the hit TV show The Vampire Diaries (2009).
Graham was born Katerina Alexandre Hartford Graham in Geneva, Switzerland, and speaks four languages - English, Spanish, French, and Hebrew. Her father, Joseph, is a ...
2. Kate Burton
Actress | Big Trouble in Little China
Kate Burton earned her bachelor's degree in Russian studies and European history at Brown University in Rhode Island; she was also on the board of Production Workshop, one of the University's student theater groups. She furthered her education by studying at Yale University School of Drama, she ...
Director | Between Strangers
Edoardo Ponti was born on January 6, 1973 in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland. He is a director and writer, known for Between Strangers (2002), Voce umana (2014) and Il turno di notte lo fanno le stelle (2012). He has been married to Sasha Alexander since August 11, 2007. They have two children.
4. Sonja Kinski
Actress | Diamond on Vinyl
Sonja Kinski is a model and actress of American nationality. She is the daughter of actress Nastassja Kinski and producer Ibrahim Moussa, and granddaughter of actor Klaus Kinski.
Kinski was born in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 2, 1986.
Her film debut was All God's Children Can Dance (2008). She also...
6. Michel Simon
Actor | Le quai des brumes
The son of a sausage-maker, Michel Simon was conscripted into the Swiss Army at the start of World War I, but was thrown out through a combination of tuberculosis and general insubordination. He was variously a boxer, photographer, general handyman and right-wing anarchist, finally becoming a stage...
Actress | Flashpoint
Stephanie Morgenstern's award-winning career spans many disciplines: beginning as an actor, she branched out into filmmaking, screenwriting, directing and showrunning. She was designated "National Indie Treasure" by Toronto's Eye Magazine, profiled in Voir magazine as New Face to Watch, and ...
Actor | 13 Hours
Classically trained at LAMDA - The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art; Swedish actor, director, and poet, Kerim Troeller's rise to success is an inspiring and humbling story. He built himself up from being homeless, broke, working countless jobs around the world, to writing, producing, ...
10. Thomas Jouannet
Actor | Mes chers disparus!
Thomas Jouannet was born on September 30, 1970 in Geneva, Switzerland. He is an actor and producer, known for Mes chers disparus! (2014), L'été rouge (2002) and Les Cordier, juge et flic (1992). He has been married to Armelle Deutsch since June 26, 2010. They have two children.
Producer | Jack n the Hood
Raphael became passionate about acting and movies at a very young age. It was in the 1980s that he discovered all the happiness and deep emotions that films could create. He grew up watching a lot of French movies starring actors like Jean-Paul Belmondo, Louis de Funès and Bourvil, among others but...
16. Aymeric Nicolet
Director | Reading Gaol
Aymeric Nicolet is a Swiss filmmaker born and raised in Geneva. One of the founders and directors of local production company NovaLux Production, he is now based in England after moving to Leeds to study at the Northern Film School. He is currently in post-production of his short film about Oscar ...
23. Ben Hibon
Animation Department | Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
Ben Hibon was born in Geneva, Switzerland where he completed studies in Fine Art. He moved to London in 1996 to study Graphic Design at the Central Saint Matins College of Art and Design, followed by a Masters Degree at the same school.
In 2005 Ben created in-game sequences for Killer7, Capcom's ...
24. Patricia Fugger
Patricia Fugger was born on August 3, 1961 in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland as Patricia Gräfin Fugger von Babenhausen. She was an actress, known for The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter (1990), Go Trabi Go (1991) and Derrick (1974). She was married to Alexander Held. She died in May 2014.
26. Clotilde Joano
Actress | Les bonnes femmes
Clotilde Joano was born on January 3, 1932 in Geneva, Switzerland as Clotilde Rabinovitch. She was an actress, known for Les Bonnes Femmes (1960), Le théâtre de la jeunesse (1960) and Le dernier matin de Percy Shelley (1965). She was married to François Martin. She died on March 23, ...
28. Nicolas Wadimoff
Director | Clandestins
Born 1964 in Geneva. Nicolas Wadimoff has directed both fictions and documentaries, among them the multi awarded "Clandestins" (1997). His latest films "Jean Ziegler, the Optimism of Willpower" (2016), "Spartiates" (2014), "Operation Libertad" (2012) and "Aisheen, still alive in Gaza" (2010) have ...
29. Jean Mohr
Writer | A Fortunate Man
Jean Mohr was born on September 13, 1925 in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland. He is known for his work on A Fortunate Man (1972), Play Me Something (1989) and Another Way of Telling (1989). He was married to Simone Turrenttini. He died on November 3, 2018 in Geneva.
Actor | Knockin' on Heaven's Door
Thierry van Werveke was born on October 23, 1958 in Geneva, Switzerland. He was an actor, known for Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997), Eine andere Liga (2005) and La revanche (2004). He was married to Danielle Meneghetti. He died on January 12, 2009 in Luxembourg.
31. Kristofer Dayne
Kristofer Dayne Penseyres, Film Producer, Great Dayne Entertainment and CMO (acting), Twenty-First Luxury Holdings, SA Kristofer Dayne Penseyres created his film production company in 2011, Great Dayne Entertainment, after graduating from Stella Adler Academy of Actors in Los Angeles. In early 2012...
33. Bernard Haller
Bernard Haller was born on December 5, 1933 in Geneva, Switzerland. He was an actor and writer, known for Les quatre Charlots mousquetaires (1974), Le braconnier de Dieu (1983) and Les Charlots en folie: À nous quatre Cardinal! (1974). He died on April 24, 2009 in Genève, Switzerland.
Soundtrack | The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Rousseau lived for 30 years with an uneducated seamstress named Thérèse Lavasseur, whom he met in 1745. They had five children, all of whom Rousseau had sent to foundling homes in infancy. Conditions being very poor at orphanages in the 18th century, it is unlikely any of them survived. Late in ...
37. Nelly Borgeaud
Actress | La sirène du Mississipi
Nelly Borgeaud was born on November 29, 1931 in Geneva, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Mississippi Mermaid (1969), The Man Who Loved Women (1977) and Tumultes (1990). She was married to Yves Vincent. She died on July 14, 2004 in Bénévent-l'Abbaye, Creuse, France.
38. Ivan Sadik
Producer | Le chant de la Noria
In Paris, 1993, Ivan Sadik founded his first production company "Comupage Production" to produce the short film, Le repas (1993) (The meal), by Jon Carnoy. In 1995, he left the company to work as a freelance line producer. In 1998, he worked in Duran Duboi Group as a permanent line producer for ...
41. Pierre D'oncieu
Visual Effects | Blade Runner 2049
Pierre D'oncieu is an Italian writer, director and digital compositor. Raised in Rome he starts his career by working in a service for Italian broadcaster Mediaset while releasing his first short film Fine del Mondo (2013). After a brief stint as an Assistant Producer and 1st AD he moves into VFX ...
44. Roberto Risso
Actor | Zorro e i tre moschettieri
Roberto Risso was born on November 22, 1925 in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland as Pietro Roberto Strub. He was an actor, known for Zorro and the Three Musketeers (1963), D'Artagnan contro i 3 moschettieri (1963) and Bread, Love and Dreams (1953). He was married to Mimma Ciurlo. He died on November 16, ...
Director | Wasp
Born in Switzerland, director/writer Philippe Audi-Dor's passion for movies led him to the UK where he attended both the University of Nottingham and Drama Centre London (Central Saint Martins). He recently completed his debut feature 'Wasp', and is currently developing his second movie (2015). In ...
49. Alice Reichen
Actress | Les cent livres des hommes
Alice Reichen was born on January 3, 1895 in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Les cent livres des hommes (1969), Police Python 357 (1976) and Docteur Françoise Gailland (1976). She died on June 7, 1976 in Limeil-Brevannes, Val-de-Marne, Île-de-France, France.
50. Vico Torriani
Actor | Muss i denn zum Städtele hinaus
Vico Torriani was born on September 21, 1920 in Geneva, Switzerland as Ludovico Oxens Torriani. He was an actor, known for Muss i denn zum Städtele hinaus (1962), Siebenmal in der Woche (1957) and Im Labyrinth des Schweigens (2014). He was married to Evelyne Güntert. He died on February 25, ...