Birth Place Matching "Hamburg, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Operation Finale
Torben Liebrecht stars alongside Sir Ben Kingsley, Oscar Isaac and Mélanie Laurent in the MGM thriller "Operation Finale".
Liebrecht first entered the big screen in 2002 in the international co-production "Deathwatch"; only a year later he played Emperor Charles V in "Luther" by the side of Sir ...
3. Fatih Akin
Director | Gegen die Wand
Fatih Akin was born in 1973 in Hamburg of Turkish parentage. He began studying Visual Communications at Hamburg's College of Fine Arts in 1994. His collaboration with Wueste Film also dates from this time. In 1995, he wrote and directed his first short feature, "Sensin - You're The One!" ("Sensin -...
Actress | Lexx: The Dark Zone
Eva Habermann was born on January 16, 1976 in Hamburg, West Germany as Eva Felicitas Habermann. She is an actress and producer, known for Lexx: The Dark Zone Stories (1996), Lexx (1997) and Feuer, Eis & Dosenbier (2002). She was previously married to Hans-Ullrich Hauenstein.
7. Fahri Yardim
Actor | The Physician
Fahri Yardim was born in Hamburg, Germany, the son of an academic family of Turkish extraction. Performing on stage in school productions he developed his love of acting. He trained at the Hamburger Bühnenstudio der darstellenden Künste (Hamburg Stage Studio of the Performing Arts) and appeared in ...
8. Lucie Pohl
Actress | Red Dwarf
German-American Film, TV and Voice Actor, comedian, writer and the voice of Mercy from Blizzard Entertainment's Overwatch. Known for Red Dwarf XI, Homeland, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, David Chase's Not Fade Away. Lucie has written three solo comedy shows which have toured in the US ...
Actress | Bengal Brigade
Gorgeous was too tame a word for this foreigner stunner. Glamorous brunette beauty Ursula Thiess was born Ursula Schmidt in Hamburg Germany on May 15, 1924, the daughter of Hans Schmidt, who managed a printing company, and Wilhelmine Lange, her turbulent childhood including working as compulsory ...
11. Anna Bederke
Actress | Soul Kitchen
Anna Bederke was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1981. Since early childhood she was drawn to storytelling, painting and playing music. Later in school she was part of a theater group for several years. For a number of years she played the violin and had lessons in piano and guitar. At the age of 16, ...
12. Douglas Sirk
Director | Schlußakkord
Film director Douglas Sirk, whose reputation blossomed in the generation after his 1959 retirement from Hollywood filmmaking, was born Hans Detlef Sierck on April 26, 1897, in Hamburg, Germany, to a journalist. Both of his parents were Danish, and the future director would make movies in German, ...
Director | Das Experiment
Born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1957. In his teens he left high school and worked as a cooker in a boat.
Then he studied painting and graphism in the Academy of arts in Hamburg where he also started experimenting with video and photography. Those experimental movies attracted the attention of some ...
14. Sig Ruman
Actor | Stalag 17
Wonderfully talented German-born actor, capable of tremendous comedic and dramatic performances, usually as some type of pompous bureaucrat or similarly arrogant individual. Ruman was born on October 11, 1884, in Hamburg, Germany, and actually studied electrotechnology in college before making the ...
Actress | The Internecine Project
Christiane Krüger, the daughter of German movie star Hardy Krüger, was born on September 8, 1945 in Hamburg, Germany, four months after V-E Day brought an end to the war in Europe. She has appeared mostly in German-speaking movies and television, though she has made forays into English-language ...
24. Sig Arno
Actor | Die Nacht ohne Pause
Sig Arno was born on December 27, 1895 in Hamburg, Germany as Siegfried Aron. He was an actor and director, known for Die Nacht ohne Pause (1931), The Palm Beach Story (1942) and Manon Lescaut (1926). He was married to Kitty Mattern, Barbara Kiranoff and Caroline Dahms. He died on August 17, 1975 ...
25. Franciska Friede
Actress | Gokukoku no Brynhildr
Franciska Friede was born in 1988 in Hamburg, Germany. She is an actress and writer, known for Gokukoku no Brynhildr (2014), Danganronpa: Kibô no gakuen to zetsubô no kôkôsei - The animation (2013) and Toraburu (2008).
26. Xenia Assenza
Actress | Schneeflöckchen
Xenia Georgia Assenza was born in Hamburg and attended the Rudolf Steiner School there . She came into contact with acting for the first time at the age of 11 when she participated in a school performance of the play Momo . She completed her acting education between 2006 and 2008 at the European ...
Actress | Dating Lanzelot
Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen, born in Hamburg (Germany), started acting in Theatre when she was only six years old. When she turned 17 she applied for The Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in NYC and got accepted. There she studied acting, script analysis and singing. Afterwards she went back to Germany to ...
34. John Brahm
Director | The Twilight Zone
The son of comedian and theatre director Ludwig Brahm, Hans followed in his father's footsteps and began his career on the stages of Vienna, Berlin and Paris. Again, like his father, he graduated to directing and had his first fling with the film business as a dialogue director for a Franco/German ...
A tall, athletic bear of a man, Raimund Harmstorf rose to stardom on the strength of a single role: the amoral, brutal, self-righteous captain Wolf Larsen (a Nietzschean 'superman', if there ever was one) in Jack London's Der Seewolf (1971). Harmstorf's was a genuinely chilling, mesmerizing ...
36. Daniel Stamm
Director | 13 Sins
Daniel was born and raised in Hamburg, Germany, where as a teenager he was host of a radio show and editor of a youth magazine. He toured with a theater, studied drama and published a play before he went to Belfast, Northern Ireland, as a peace worker. Two years later he returned to Germany to go ...
38. Karin Hardt
Actress | Fasching
Karin Hardt was born on April 28, 1910 in Hamburg, Germany as Karin Therese Meta Hardt. She was an actress, known for Fasching (1939), Der Mann, der nicht nein sagen kann (1938) and Port Arthur (1936). She was married to Erich Waschneck and Rolf von Goth. She died on March 5, 1992 in Berlin, ...
40. Paul Bern
Director | The Dressmaker from Paris
Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother died by drowning in the ...
42. Hans Albers
Soundtrack | Soul Kitchen
Life companion was the actress Hansi Burg. Their relationship started in 1925. They separated in 1935 due to the pressure of the German Nazi government. In 1938 she went into exile in Switzerland (later London). Shortly after this she married the Norwegian Erich Blydt. Burg returned to Germany and ...
46. Gerard Heinz
Actor | The Fallen Idol
Gerard Heinz was born on January 2, 1904 in Hamburg, Germany as Gerhard Hinze. He was an actor, known for The Fallen Idol (1948), Scobie in September (1969) and The Desperate People (1963). He was married to Mary Keaton and Miriam Landsberger. He died on November 20, 1972 in London, England.
47. Harry Meyen
Actor | Endspurt
Harry Meyen was born on August 31, 1924 in Hamburg, Germany as Harald Haubenstock. He was an actor and director, known for Endspurt (1970), Bunbury (1964) and Die Galerie der großen Detektive (1954). He was married to Romy Schneider and Anneliese Römer. He died on April 15, 1979 in Hamburg, ...
48. Marquard Bohm
Actor | Im Lauf der Zeit
Marquard Bohm was born on June 27, 1941 in Hamburg, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Kings of the Road (1976), Paradiso - Sieben Tage mit sieben Frauen (2000) and Terror Desire (1971). He died on February 3, 2006 in Wetter an der Ruhr, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
49. Johannes Brahms
Soundtrack | Grosse Pointe Blank
German Romantic composer Johannes Brahms was born in Hamburg in 1833 and died in Vienna, Austria in 1897. A perfectionist, he often compared himself unfavorably to composers such as Beethoven and ended up destroying many compositions without their ever being heard. While basically conservative, he ...