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Daniel Brühl is a Actor Allemand born on 16 june 1978 at Barcelona (Espagne)

Daniel Brühl

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Birth name Daniel César Martín Brühl González
Nationality German
Birth 16 june 1978 (40 years) at Barcelona (Espagne)

Daniel César Martín Brühl González ([bʀyːl]; born 16 June 1978) is a German actor. He began his work at a young age in a German soap opera called Forbidden Love in 1995. In 2003, his starring role in the German film Good Bye, Lenin! received wider recognition and critical acclaim which garnered him the European Film Award for Best Actor and the German Film Award for Best Actor. Brühl has worked in both European and American productions in several different languages.

He was introduced to mainstream U.S. audiences with his breakout role of Frederik Zoller, a German war hero in Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds, and appeared in films such as The Bourne Ultimatum, The Fifth Estate and A Most Wanted Man. Brühl received widespread critical acclaim and further recognition for his portrayal of former Formula 1 driver Niki Lauda in the Ron Howard biographical film Rush. For his role as Lauda, he received multiple award nominations including the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor, Critic's Choice Award for Best Supporting Actor, Screen Actors Guild Award and the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role.

Biography

Brühl was born in Barcelona, Spain. His father was the 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 grew up and attended the Dreikönigsgymnasium. Brought up in a fully multilingual home, he speaks fluent Catalan, German, English, Portuguese, Spanish and French.

In 2006, Brühl separated from his long-time girlfriend and later fiancée, actress Jessica Schwarz, whom he had met on the set of the 2001 film Nichts bereuen.

Best films

Captain America: Civil War (2016)
(Actor)
Doctor Strange (2016)
(Actor)
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
(Actor)
Good Bye, Lenin! (2003)
(Actor)
Joyeux Noël (2005)
(Actor)

Usually with

Julie Delpy
Julie Delpy
(3 films)
Stan Lee
Stan Lee
(2 films)
Jürgen Vogel
Jürgen Vogel
(3 films)
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Filmography of Daniel Brühl (42 films)

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Untitled Cloverfield Project, 1h42
Directed by Julius Onah
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Horror
Themes Films set in the future, Temporal paradox
Actors Elizabeth Debicki, Daniel Brühl, Chris O'Dowd, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Zhang Ziyi, David Oyelowo
Roles Schmidt
Rating56% 2.8000852.8000852.8000852.8000852.800085
2028. La Terre souffre en raison d'une crise d'énergie majeure. Tous les regards et espoirs sont tournés vers une mission à bord d'une station spatiale internationale nommée Cloverfield. À son bord, l'accélérateur de particules Shepard est testé. Après une tentative de lancement de la machine, une surcharge se produit. Suite à cet incident, les scientifiques de la mission découvrent que la Terre a disparu. D'autres événements étranges vont alors se produire au sein de la station, mettant en danger l'ensemble de l'équipage.
7 Days in Entebbe, 1h47
Directed by José Padilha
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Biography, Action, Crime
Themes Films about terrorism, Transport films, Aviation films, Dans un avion
Actors Rosamund Pike, Daniel Brühl, Eddie Marsan, Lior Ashkenazi, Ben Schnetzer, Denis Ménochet
Roles Wilfried Böse
Rating58% 2.901362.901362.901362.901362.90136
Le 27 juin 1976, le vol Air France 139, venant de Tel Aviv en Israël et transportant 246 passagers (dont une majorité d'Israéliens) et douze membres d'équipage, décolle d'Athènes pour rejoindre Paris. Mais le vol est détourné par quatre terroristes, deux Palestiniens membres du Front populaire de libération de la Palestine et deux Allemands, dont le bras droit de Carlos, appartenant au Revolutionäre Zellen,qui prennent le commandement de l'avion et le détournent vers Entebbe en Ouganda où ils atterrissent à l'aéroport international d'Entebbe.
The Zookeeper's Wife, 2h4
Directed by Niki Caro
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Documentary, Historical
Themes Feminist films, Politique, Political films
Actors Jessica Chastain, Daniel Brühl, Johan Heldenbergh, Michael McElhatton, Iddo Goldberg, Goran Kostić
Roles Lutz Heck
Rating70% 3.5033853.5033853.5033853.5033853.503385
L'histoire d'Antonina Żabiński et de son mari, gardiens du zoo de Varsovie, qui ont sauvé la vie de 300 juifs pendant la Deuxième Guerre mondiale.
Captain America: Civil War, 2h27
Directed by Anthony Russo et Joe Russo
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Fantastic, Action, Adventure
Themes Superhero films, Super-héros inspiré de comics
Actors Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Chadwick Boseman, Daniel Brühl, Elizabeth Olsen, Scarlett Johansson
Roles Helmut Zemo
Rating77% 3.8944353.8944353.8944353.8944353.894435
Le Soldat de l'Hiver (alias Bucky Barnes) a autrefois été reconditionné dans une base militaire soviétique sibérienne et hypnotisé à l'aide de certains mots. Quiconque prononce ces mots en russe plonge le Soldat de l'Hiver en transe et peut lui donner n'importe quel ordre sans qu'il puisse désobéir. C'est ainsi qu'en 1991, le Soldat de l'Hiver a provoqué l'arrêt brutal d'une voiture pour s'emparer dans son coffre d'une valise avec un étrange contenu.
Doctor Strange, 1h55
Directed by Scott Derrickson
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Superhero films, Super-héros inspiré de comics
Actors Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Brühl, Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Stan Lee
Rating74% 3.7477253.7477253.7477253.7477253.747725
Au Népal, le maître Kaecilius et ses zélotes s’introduisent dans la bibliothèque du sanctuaire de Kamar-Taj afin de s’emparer de deux pages du livre de Cagliostro, après avoir tué le bibliothécaire. L’Ancien tente d’arrêter son ancien élève mais échoue, son disciple parvenant à fuir.
Colonia
Colonia (2016)
, 1h50
Directed by Florian Gallenberger
Origin German
Genres Drama, Thriller, Historical, Romance
Themes Films about children, Seafaring films, Politique, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, Transport films, Films about pedophilia, Political films, Films about Latin American military dictatorships
Actors Daniel Brühl, Emma Watson, Michael Nyqvist, Julian Ovenden, Martin Wuttke, Vicky Krieps
Roles Daniel
Rating71% 3.553283.553283.553283.553283.55328
Set in 1973, a young couple become entangled in a Chilean military coup at a time when there is much protest on the streets against General Augusto Pinochet. When Daniel is abducted by Pinochet's secret police DINA, Lena tries to find and save her husband. She tracks him to a sealed-off village called "Colonia Dignidad", which presents itself as a charitable mission run by a lay preacher, Paul Schäfer, but is in fact a place from which no one has ever escaped. Lena decides to join the cult to attempt to rescue her husband.
Alone in Berlin, 1h43
Directed by Vincent Pérez
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, War, Thriller, Historical
Themes Political films
Actors Emma Thompson, Brendan Gleeson, Daniel Brühl, Mikael Persbrandt, Louis Hofmann, Katharina Schüttler
Roles Escherich
Rating64% 3.200953.200953.200953.200953.20095
In 1940, a working-class couple in World War II-era Berlin, Otto and Anna Quangel, decide to resist Adolf Hitler and the Nazis, after receiving the news of the death of their only son. They start writing postcards to urge people to stand against Hitler and the Nazis and protest against them. Escherich is the Gestapo inspector charged with finding the source of the postcards.
Woman in Gold, 1h47
Directed by Simon Curtis
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Peinture, Films about religion, Political films, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Helen Mirren, Tatiana Maslany, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Brühl, Charles Dance, Katie Holmes
Roles Hubertus Czernin
Rating73% 3.65053.65053.65053.65053.6505
In a series of flashbacks throughout the film, Maria Altmann recalls the arrival of Nazi forces in Vienna, Austria, and the subsequent suppression of the Jewish community and the looting and pillaging conducted by the Nazis against Jewish families. Seeking to escape before the country is completely shut off, Maria Altmann and members of her family attempt to flee to the United States. While Altmann and her husband are successful in their escape, she is forced to abandon her parents in Vienna.
Moi et Kaminski
Directed by Wolfgang Becker
Origin German
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Peinture, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Films about disabilities, Road movies, La cécité
Actors Daniel Brühl, Jesper Christensen, Amira Casar, Géraldine Chaplin, Denis Lavant, Jördis Triebel
Roles Sebastian Zöllner
Rating66% 3.344463.344463.344463.344463.34446
Sebastian Zöllner, jeune critique d'art ambitieux mais dans une situation très précaire, convainc son éditeur de lui financer un voyage pour aller rencontrer Manuel Kaminski, un peintre dont la renommée égalait les plus grands artistes du XX siècle et qui vit reclus dans les Alpes depuis qu'il est devenu aveugle. Zöllner fait le pari que vu l'âge très avancé de Kaminski, ce dernier n'a forcément plus longtemps encore à vivre. Il a l'ambition d'écrire sa biographie dont la sortie coïnciderait avec le décès de Kaminski, ce qui lui permettrait d'atteindre la gloire et la fortune...
A Most Wanted Man, 2h1
Directed by Anton Corbijn
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Thriller, Spy
Themes Spy films, Political films
Actors Rachel McAdams, Robin Wright, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Willem Dafoe, Daniel Brühl, Nina Hoss
Roles Max
Rating67% 3.398343.398343.398343.398343.39834
Issa Karpov (Grigoriy Dobrygin), a political refugee from Chechnya who has been tortured by Russian security forces, enters Hamburg, Germany, illegally.
The Face of an Angel, 1h40
Directed by Michael Winterbottom
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Kate Beckinsale, Daniel Brühl, Cara Delevingne, Alistair Petrie, Rosie Fellner, Genevieve Gaunt
Roles Thomas
Rating46% 2.3067152.3067152.3067152.3067152.306715
En Toscane, un journaliste et un réalisateur de film documentaires enquêtent sur le viol et le meurtre d'une étudiante britannique.
Burnt
Burnt (2014)
, 1h40
Directed by John Wells
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Cooking films, Films about religion
Actors Bradley Cooper, Jamie Dornan, Emma Thompson, Sienna Miller, Matthew Rhys, Daniel Brühl
Roles Tony
Rating65% 3.2983353.2983353.2983353.2983353.298335
Adam Jones is an up-and-coming chef whose drug use and erratic behavior lead him to lose his restaurant. He attempts to rebuild his life and his career in London, in the hopes of returning to Paris to open a new restaurant that will gain three Michelin stars.
Clouds of Sils Maria, 2h4
Directed by Olivier Assayas
Origin France
Genres Drama
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Chloë Grace Moretz, Kristen Stewart, Daniel Brühl, Juliette Binoche, Tom Sturridge, Johnny Flynn
Roles Klaus Diesterweg
Rating66% 3.3498053.3498053.3498053.3498053.349805
Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is a famous international movie star and stage actress. She travels with a loyal young American assistant, Valentine (Kristen Stewart). She owes her career to having been cast, over 20 years earlier, in both the play and film versions of Maloja Snake by Wilhelm Melchior, a now elderly Swiss playwright. The play centers on the tempestuous relationship between a callous young girl ("Sigrid", a part that made then-18-year-old Maria famous) and a vulnerable older woman ("Helena") who is eventually driven to suicide after "Sigrid" takes advantage of her, squeezes everything she can out of her, then dumps her.
The Fifth Estate, 2h8
Directed by Bill Condon
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Biography
Themes Films about writers, Films about journalists, Politique, Transport films, Political films, Road movies, Chase films
Actors Benedict Cumberbatch, Dan Stevens, Daniel Brühl, Alicia Vikander, Anthony Mackie, Carice van Houten
Roles Daniel Domscheit-Berg
Rating61% 3.0979753.0979753.0979753.0979753.097975
The story opens in 2010, with the release of the Afghan War Logs. It then flashes back to 2007, where journalist Daniel Domscheit-Berg meets Australian computer hacker Julian Assange for the first time, at the Chaos Communication Congress in Berlin. Daniel's interest in online activism has led him to Assange, with whom he has corresponded by email. They begin working together on WikiLeaks, a website devoted to releasing information being withheld from the public while retaining anonymity for its sources. Their first major target is a private Swiss bank, Julius Baer, whose Cayman Islands branch has been engaged in illegal activities. Despite Baer's filing of a lawsuit and obtaining an injunction, the judge dissolves the injunction, allowing Julian and Daniel to reclaim the domain name. As their confidence increases, the two push forward in publishing information over the next three years, including secrets on Scientology, revealing Sarah Palin's email account, and the membership list of the British National Party.
Rush
Rush (2013)
, 2h2
Directed by Ron Howard
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Action
Themes Films set in Africa, Seafaring films, Sports films, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Auto racing films, Road movies
Actors Chris Hemsworth, Olivia Wilde, Alexandra Maria Lara Claudia Paolina, Daniel Brühl, Natalie Dormer, Russell Crowe
Roles Niki Lauda
Rating80% 4.048184.048184.048184.048184.04818
James Hunt and Niki Lauda are two highly skilled racing car drivers who first develop a fierce rivalry in 1970 at a Formula Three race at the Crystal Palace circuit in Britain, when both their cars spin out and Hunt eventually wins the race. Hunt is a brash, young Englishman with a tendency to vomit before every race, while Lauda is a cool, calculating Austrian technical genius who relies on precision. After a falling out with his father, Lauda takes a large bank loan and buys his way into the British Racing Motors Formula One team, meeting teammate Clay Regazzoni for the first time. Meanwhile, Hesketh Racing, the fledgling racing team Hunt drives for, enters Formula One as well. Lauda then joins Scuderia Ferrari with Regazzoni and wins his first championship in 1975. Hesketh closes shop after failing to secure a sponsor, but Hunt joins McLaren when Emerson Fittipaldi leaves the team. During this time, Hunt marries supermodel Suzy Miller, while Lauda develops a relationship with German socialite Marlene Knaus.