favorite german Actors / Actresses

by niky-Schmidt | created - 30 Aug 2016 | updated - 30 Aug 2016 | Public

1. Emilia Schüle

Actress | Freche Mädchen

Emilia Schüle was born on November 28, 1992 in Blagoveshchensk, Russia. She is an actress, known for Freche Mädchen (2008), Tatort (1970) and Freche Mädchen 2 (2010).

2. Sonja Gerhardt

Actress | Ku'damm 56

Sonja Gerhardt was born on April 2, 1989 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress, known for Ku'damm 56 (2016), Jack the Ripper (2016) and Deutschland 83 (2015).

3. Josefine Preuß

Actress | Türkisch für Anfänger

Josefine Preuß was born on January 13, 1986 in Zehdenick, Brandenburg, Germany. She is an actress, known for Türkisch für Anfänger (2012), Türkisch für Anfänger (2006) and Rubinrot (2013).

4. Maria Ehrich

Actress | Saphirblau

Maria Ehrich was born on February 26, 1993 in Erfurt, Germany. She is an actress, known for Saphirblau (2014), Rubinrot (2013) and Das Adlon. Eine Familiensaga (2013).

5. Diana Amft

Actress | Im weißen Rössl - Wehe Du singst!

Diana Amft was born on November 7, 1975 in Gütersloh, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany. She is an actress, known for Im weißen Rössl - Wehe Du singst! (2013), Doctor's Diary - Männer sind die beste Medizin (2008) and Christine. Perfekt war gestern! (2013).

6. Florian David Fitz

Actor | Jesus liebt mich

Florian David Fitz was born on November 20, 1974 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Jesus liebt mich (2012), Vincent will Meer (2010) and Willkommen bei den Hartmanns (2016).

7. Tom Beck

Actor | Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei

Tom Beck was born on February 26, 1978 in Nuremberg, Bavaria, West Germany as Thomas Helmut Beck. He is an actor, known for Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei (1996), Einstein (2017) and You Are Wanted (2017).

8. Matthias Schweighöfer

Actor | Der geilste Tag

Matthias Schweighöfer is one of the most successful German actors. Born into a family of actors, he soon knew he belonged in front of a camera, too. His parents, the theatre actors Gitta Schweighöfer and Michael Schweighöfer, often took him to some of their rehearsals, so he later participated in ...

9. Karoline Herfurth

Actress | Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Karoline Herfurth was born on May 22, 1984 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress and director, known for Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), The Reader (2008) and Wir sind die Nacht (2010).

10. Jella Haase

Actress | Fack ju Göhte 2

Jella Haase was born in 1992 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress, known for Fack ju Göhte 2 (2015), Fack ju Göhte (2013) and Kriegerin (2011).

11. Elyas M'Barek

Actor | Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher

Elyas M'Barek was born on May 29, 1982 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher (2014), The Wave (2008) and Fack ju Göhte (2013).

12. Anne Menden

Actress | Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten

Anne Menden was born on October 5, 1985 in Troisdorf, Germany. She is an actress, known for Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten (1992), Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei (1996) and Trieb (2016).

13. Alexandra Neldel

Actress | Unschuldig

Alexandra Neldel was born in 1976 in West Berlin, Germany. Her parents divorced when she was a child. His father is a hunter.

It was always very hard for her to decide if she would be with her father or her mother. Maybe that is the reason why she decided to leave her parents and to live her own ...

14. Jürgen Vogel

Actor | Die Welle

Jürgen Vogel was born on April 29, 1968 in Hamburg, West Germany as Jürgen Peter Vogel. He is an actor and producer, known for The Wave (2008), Der freie Wille (2006) and Das Leben ist eine Baustelle. (1997).

15. Daniel Brühl

Actor | Rush

Daniel Brühl was born in Barcelona, Spain. His father was German TV director Hanno Brühl (1937-2010), who was born in São Paulo, Brazil. His Spanish mother was a teacher. He also has a brother and a sister, Oliver and Miriam. Shortly after his birth, his family moved to Cologne, Germany, where he ...

16. Christoph Waltz

Actor | Django Unchained

Christoph Waltz is an Austrian-German actor. He is known for his works with American filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, receiving acclaim for portraying SS-Standartenführer Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds (2009) and bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz in Django Unchained (2012). For each performance, he ...

17. Diane Kruger

Actress | Inglourious Basterds

Diane Kruger was born Diane Heidkrüger in Algermissen, near Hildesheim, Germany, to Maria-Theresa, a bank employee, and Hans-Heinrich Heidkrüger, a computer specialist. She studied ballet with the Royal Ballet in London before an injury ended her career. She returned to Germany and became a top ...

18. Felicitas Woll

Actress | Berlin, Berlin

Felicitas Woll was born on January 20, 1980 in Harbshausen, Hessen, Germany. She is an actress, known for Berlin, Berlin (2002), Dresden (2006) and Die Ungehorsame (2015).

19. Christoph Maria Herbst

Actor | Stromberg

Christoph Maria Herbst was born on February 9, 1966 in Wuppertal, Germany. He is an actor, known for Stromberg (2004), Der Wixxer (2004) and Wickie und die starken Männer (2009). He has been married to Gisi Herbst since 2012.

20. Nora Tschirner

Actress | Keinohrhasen

Nora Tschirner was born on June 12, 1981 in East Berlin, East Germany as Nora Marie Tschirner. She is an actress and producer, known for Keinohrhasen (2007), Tatort (1970) and Kebab Connection (2004).

21. Michael Fassbender

Actor | Shame

Michael Fassbender was born in Heidelberg, Germany, to a German father, Josef, and an Irish mother, Adele (originally from Larne, County Antrim, in Northern Ireland). Michael was raised in the town of Killarney, Co. Kerry, in south-west Ireland, where his family moved to when he was two years old. ...

22. Jana Pallaske

Actress | Inglourious Basterds

Jana Pallaske was born on May 20, 1979 in Berlin, German Democratic Republic. She is an actress, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), Speed Racer (2008) and EuroTrip (2004).

23. Axel Stein

Actor | Hausmeister Krause - Ordnung muss sein

Axel Stein was born on February 28, 1982 in Wuppertal, Germany. He is an actor and director, known for Hausmeister Krause - Ordnung muss sein (1999), Knallharte Jungs (2002) and Barfuss (2005).

24. David Kross

Actor | The Reader

David Kross was born on July 4, 1990 in Bargteheide, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany next to Hamburg. He attended Eckhorst High School in Bargteheide till 2007. In this period, he first appears in the German movie Hilfe, ich bin ein Junge (2002). He also receives his first leading role in the movie ...

25. Isolda Dychauk

Actress | Faust

Isolda Dychauk was born on February 4, 1993 in Surgut, Tyumen Oblast, Russia. She is an actress, known for Faust (2011), Borgia (2011) and The Capsule (2012).

26. Hendrik Duryn

Actor | Der Lehrer

Hendrik Duryn was born on October 8, 1967 in Leipzig, German Democratic Republic. He is known for his work on Der Lehrer (2009), Alarm für Cobra 11 - Einsatz für Team 2 (2003) and T.E.A.M. Berlin (1998).

27. Jessica Ginkel

Actress | Der Lehrer

Jessica Ginkel was born on August 12, 1980 in West Berlin, West Germany. She is an actress, known for Der Lehrer (2009), On Air (2012) and Das Traumschiff (1981).

28. Laura Osswald

Actress | Türkisch für Anfänger

Laura Osswald was born on March 8, 1982 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress, known for Türkisch für Anfänger (2012), Schulmädchen (2004) and Verliebt in Berlin (2005). She has been married to Krishan Weber since December 2014. They have one child.

29. Vinzenz Kiefer

Actor | Der Baader Meinhof Komplex

Vinzenz was born in 1979 in Weilburg/Lahn. He grew up in a small village between two farms. He loved chasing chickens as well as building cabins in the woods and playing with fire. His parents' video collection was also an early passion of his (later on he took care of it completely and since then,...