Joachim Tomaschewsky was born on April 1, 1919 in Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany. He was an actor, known for The Reader (2008), Archiv des Todes (1980) and Jeder stirbt für sich allein (1970). He was married to Gisela Morgen. He died on February 8, 2019 in Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany.