Birth Place Matching "Munich, Bavaria, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Jeri Ryan
Actress | Star Trek: Voyager
Jeri Ryan was born Jeri Lynn Zimmerman on February 22, 1968 in Munich, West Germany, to Gerhard Florian Zimmerman, a Master Sergeant in the United States Army, and his wife Sharon, a social worker. She and her older brother Mark grew up on several military bases, including Kansas, Maryland, Hawaii,...
2. Nadia Hilker
Actress | Spring
Nadia Hilker is a German actress, known for her roles in Spring (2014), The 100 (2014) and The Walking Dead (2010).
Nadia Hilker is a renowned German film and television actress who has been in the movie industry since 2010. Best known for her role in Spring and The 100, Hilker's love for acting ...
Director | Fitzcarraldo
Director. Writer. Producer. Actor. Poet. He studied history, literature and theatre for some time, but didn't finish it and founded instead his own film production company in 1963. Later in his life, Herzog also staged several operas in Bayreuth, Germany, and at the Milan Scala in Italy. Herzog has...
4. Lisa Vicari
Actress | Luna
Lisa Vicari is a German actress. She is known for Luna (2017), Hell (2017) and the Netflix series Dark.
Her acting debut was in the short film Tunnelblicke (2009) and her first film on the big screen was Hanni & Nanni (2010).
Vicari also had other small roles in Einer wie Bruno (2011) and Exit ...
Actress | The Young and the Restless
Tracey E. Bregman was born on May 29, 1963 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Tracey E. is an actor, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987) and Days of Our Lives (1965). Tracey E. was previously married to Ronald Recht.
Actress | Fury
Alicia von Rittberg, born on December 10, 1993 in Munich, made her debut in front of the camera at the age of six in the popular TV-show "Dingsda," in which small children had to explain different everyday concepts. But her real acting career began only a few years later: in 2006 she appeared in a ...
Writer | Caché
A true master of his craft, Michael Haneke is one of the greatest film artists working today and one who challenges his viewers each year and work goes by, with films that reflect real portions of life in realistic, disturbing and unforgettable ways. One of the most genuine filmmakers of the world ...
Actor | Knockin' on Heaven's Door
Moritz Bleibtreu is a German actor born on August 13, 1971 in Munich growing up in Hamburg. He first appears in children's television series Neues aus Uhlenbusch (1977) at the age of six. His breakthrough was the role called "Abdul" in the movie Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997). He also became ...
Actress | Das Leben der Anderen
Martina Gedeck was born in Munich. After spending a year in the US, she studied drama at the Berlin University of the Arts. Martina's film career began while she was still at drama school. Her filmography covers practically all genres of film.
Gedeck has won a total of 23 major cinema and TV awards....
10. Curd Jürgens
Actor | The Spy Who Loved Me
Curd Jürgens (commonly billed as "Curt Jurgens" in anglophone countries) was one of the most successful European film actors of the 20th Century. He was born Curd Gustav Andreas Gottlieb Franz Jürgens on December 13, 1915, in Solln, Bavaria, in Hohenzollern Imperial Germany, a subject of Kaiser ...
12. Gedeon Burkhard
Actor | Inglourious Basterds
Born in Munich in 1969, Gedeon was raised bilingual (English & German). He was sent to boarding school in England at the age of 8 and transferred to American high school at the age of 12. Gedeon starred in his first movie (Aunt Maria) when he was 10, his second lead role followed one year later in ...
13. Lavinia Wilson
Actress | Æon Flux
Lavinia Wilson was born in Munich, Germany on March 8th, 1980. She is an actor and producer, known for Æon Flux (2005), Andere Eltern (2019), Hey Bunny (2016) and Deutschland86 (2018). Her career started at the age of 11, with Leise Schatten (1991) and she has starred in over sixty films since then.
14. Jeanette Hain
Actress | The Young Victoria
Jeanette Hain was born in Munich. While studying directing at the School of Television and Film in Munich, the by chance meeting with director Sherry Hormann made her childhood dream come true by resulting in her first leading part in "Die Cellistin - Liebe und Verhängnis". Since then she has been ...
15. Rosemary Murphy
Actress | To Kill a Mockingbird
Rosemary Murphy was born on January 13, 1925 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She was an actress, known for To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), Eleanor and Franklin (1976) and Mighty Aphrodite (1995). She died on July 5, 2014 in New York City, New York, USA.
18. Olivia Pascal
Actress | Griechische Feigen
Olivia Pascal was born on May 26, 1957 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress and publicist, known for The Fruit Is Ripe (1977), Sunshine Reggae auf Ibiza (1983) and The Joy of Flying (1977). She has been married to Peter Kanitz since 2009.
20. Leonie Brill
Actress | Damaged Goods
Leonie Brill is a German actress. She was first discovered at eight years old and has been filming numerous film and movie productions ever since. She is best known for her performances in DAMAGED GOODS and Blood Red Sky, a German Netflix thriller, that hit over 50 million views worldwide. Leonie ...
21. Sascha Hehn
Actor | Das Traumschiff
His career started in 1959 with the movie "Hubertus Jagd" with Willy Fritsch. He appeared in many TV movies until he started in Cologne his first Theatre play "Der Tod im Apfelbaum". He did also a lot of dubbing for foreign TV series like: "Riffle man", "Flipper", "Die kleinen Strolche" etc. Later ...
Director | The AristoCats
Wolfgang Reitherman was a German-born American animator who was one of Disney's Nine Old Men.
He began working for Disney in 1933, along with future Disney legends Ward Kimball and Milt Kahl. The three worked together on a number of classic Disney shorts.
Reitherman directed several Disney animated ...
Actor | Sophie Scholl - Die letzten Tage
Maximilian Brückner was born on January 10, 1979 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for Sophie Scholl: The Final Days (2005), Guys and Balls (2004) and War Horse (2011). He has been married to Magdalena Staudacher since 2013. They have two children.
29. Eva Braun
Cinematographer | Eva Braun: Hitler's Mistress
Eva Braun was born on February 6, 1912 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She was a cinematographer, known for Eva Braun: Hitler's Mistress (1991), Hitler: A career (1977) and History (2000). She was previously married to Adolf Hitler. She died on April 30, 1945 in Berlin, Germany.
31. Pierre Kiwitt
Actor | Lobos sucios
French-German actor, speaks five languages French, German, English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Went to French high school in Munich, Germany, where he made his first steps on stage and discovered his passion for acting.
Has done his military service for one year and started a banking career on his ...
32. Heinrich Himmler
Born in 1900, Heinrich Himmler was the godson of a Bavarian prince and became an officer cadet during the First World War. Never actually seeing combat, Himmler was discharged at the war's end and went to a technical college, where he majored in agriculture. During the turbulent years of the 1920s ...
33. Irm Hermann
Actress | Fünf letzte Tage
Irm Hermann was born on October 4, 1942 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She was an actress and assistant director, known for Last Five Days (1982), The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972) and The Merchant of Four Seasons (1972). She was previously married to Dietmar Roberg. She died on May 26, 2020 ...
35. Richard Strauss
Soundtrack | 2001: A Space Odyssey
Richard Strauss was a German composer best known for symphonic poem 'Also sprach Zarathustra' (Thus Spoke Zarathustra, 1896) used as the music score in 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) by director Stanley Kubrick.
He was born Richard Georg Strauss on June 11, 1864, in Munich, Bavaria (now Germany). His ...
Actor | Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood
The son of a German mother and an English Father - who happened to be a jazz musician - Francis Fulton-Smith was born in Munich, Germany, in 1966. He wanted to be an actor since he was five years old, and so, when the time came, attended the Acting school Otto Falckenberg in Munich. After several ...
41. Barbara Wussow
Actress | Il mistero del lago
Barbara Wussow was born on March 28, 1961 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress, known for The Turn of the Screw (2009), The Black Forest Hospital (1985) and Ariadna (1990). She has been married to Albert Fortell since May 26, 1990. They have two children.
43. Lisy Christl
Costume Designer | Anonymous
Lisy Christl was born on August 29 1964. She was brought up in Munich and began her career as an assistant to costume designers in German theatre, entering films in the mid-1990s and working frequently with director Michael Haneke. In 2009 she received the German film prize for best costumes for '...
Actress | Im Tal des Schweigens
Christine Neubauer was born on June 24, 1962 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. She is an actress and writer, known for Im Tal des Schweigens (2004), Löwengrube (1989) and Hannas Entscheidung (2012). She was previously married to Lambert Dinzinger.
45. Simon Verhoeven
Director | Willkommen bei den Hartmanns
Simon Verhoeven is a director and screenwriter. He was born on June 20, 1972, in Munich, Germany, to actress Senta Berger and director Michael Verhoeven.
After high school, Verhoeven enrolled at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute to study acting but left the program after a couple of ...
48. Petra Berndt
Actress | Sturm der Liebe
Petras sheer appearance - fiery red and curly long hair, a hot temper, and devoted acting all add up to the fact that Petra Berndt is regarded by many as being an exceptional persona. After having completed drama school in 1991 she appeared on stage at the municipal theater in the town of ...
49. Lilian Klebow
Actress | SOKO Donau
Lilian Klebow was born in Munich, Germany, has lived in Vienna, Austria for 12 years, for 2,5 years in Berlin as well es in several other European cities like Rome. She always traveled a lot and considers the "world" her home. She is a real European and has also "roots", means relatives, in the US....