Thomas Kretschmann

1962 - Today

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Thomas Kretschmann (pronounced [ˈtoːmas ˈkʁɛtʃman]; born 8 September 1962) is a German actor. His notable film roles include Lieutenant Hans von Witzland in Stalingrad (1993), Hauptmann Wilm Hosenfeld in The Pianist (2002), Hermann Fegelein in Downfall (2004), Major Timothy Cain in Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2005), Captain Englehorn in King Kong (2005), Major Otto Remer in Valkyrie (2008), the voice of Professor Z in Cars 2 (2011), Hauptmann Peter Kahn in Stalingrad (2013) and as the journalist Jürgen Hinzpeter in A Taxi Driver (2017). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Kretschmann has received more than 2,296,609 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Thomas Kretschmann is the 1,144th most popular actor (down from 1,033rd in 2019), the 1,694th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,548th in 2019) and the 34th most popular German Actor.

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  • 33

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  • 6.49

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  • 2.79

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Among actors, Thomas Kretschmann ranks 1,144 out of 10,030Before him are Matthew Broderick, Louise Brooks, Gabriel Macht, Martin Lawrence, Hiroyuki Sanada, and Jim Caviezel. After him are Jaclyn Smith, Bob Gunton, Conrad Veidt, Bridget Fonda, Debra Paget, and Sterling Hayden.

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Among people born in 1962, Thomas Kretschmann ranks 41Before him are Milo Đukanović, Felipe Calderón, Christiane F., Ismail Haniyeh, Arnold Vosloo, and Matthew Broderick. After him are Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Viktor Tsoi, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, Andreas Köpke, and Aleksandr Dugin.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Thomas Kretschmann ranks 1,694 out of 5,289Before him are Joachim von Sandrart (1606), Hermann-Bernhard Ramcke (1889), Carl Oberg (1897), Martin Lawrence (1965), Gottfried Böhm (1920), and Franz Ernst Neumann (1798). After him are Arthur Moeller van den Bruck (1876), Conrad Veidt (1893), Carl Ludwig (1816), William Ernest, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1876), Karl von Piloty (1826), and Uri Avnery (1923).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Thomas Kretschmann ranks 34Before him are Christiane F. (1962), Karin Schubert (1944), Lilli Palmer (1914), Anne Wiazemsky (1947), Diane Kruger (1976), and Martin Lawrence (1965). After him are Conrad Veidt (1893), Barbara Bouchet (1943), Walter Gotell (1924), Otto Sander (1941), Angela Winkler (1944), and Ernst Busch (1900).

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