Daughter of Michael Brennicke.
In January 1997 she gave birth to her son, Nikita
Dropped out of school (Gymnasium) at age 15; says her motivation was to become a star. Worked as a model to finance her acting lessons.
Performed with musicians Stefan Zauner and Aaron Strobel from the German pop band "Münchener Freiheit"; she played keyboards.
She also participated on the soundtrack for "Feuer und Flamme", which was produced by Rainer Oleak.
Her grandfather was a director.
1989 she started studying acting at the "Schauspielschule Zinner München" in Munich, Germany. She graduated in 1991. Right after graduating she played in "Manta - Der Film".
Her adopted father Michael is the German voice for Dustin Hoffman (amongst others).
Her mother is an art dealer (Nadeshda played an art dealer in "Tattoo")