Martina Gedeck

Biography

Date of Birth 14 September 1961, Munich, Bavaria, Germany Height 5' 9" (1.75 m) Trivia Lived together with the actor Ulrich Wildgruber until his suicide in 1999 Studied German and history at the Free University of Berlin. Member of jury at the Berlin International Film Festival in 2003 Her character in Bella Martha (2001) is played by Catherine Zeta-Jones in the US remake. Had her first TV appearance on "Sendung mit der Maus, Die" (1971) at the age of 11. Longtime companion of Markus Imboden. Ranked #1 in a list of "Gala" magazine searching "the most important German actress of today" ahead of Julia Jentsch and Iris Berben (May 2006). Although playing the leading female character in Leben der Anderen, Das (2006), director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck didn't invite her to join the team at the The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV) ceremony. Although finally being granted a ticket by the Academy shortly before the show, she refused to fly to Los Angeles (February 2007). Lives in an apartment in Berlin's Dahlem district. Born to businessman Karl-Heinz Gedeck and his wife Helga, a secretary, she is the eldest of three daughters. Personal Quotes "Mein Publikum will doch gar nicht wissen, wieviele Spiegeleier ich mir morgens brate. Ich spreche durch meine Figuren." (My audience doesn't want to know how many eggs I fry in the morning. I speak through my characters.)

Expand
Person Photo
Known For
Movie Poster

The Baader-Meinhof Complex

Ulrike Meinhof

Movie Poster

Mostly Martha

Martha Klein

Movie Poster

Ich bin dann mal weg

Stella

Movie Poster

Das Tagebuch der Anne Frank (2016)

Edith Frank

Movie Poster

The Elementary Particles

Christiane

Movie Poster

Agnosia

Prevert

Movie Poster

Night Train to Lisbon

Mariana

Movie Poster

Wunderschön

Frauke Abeck, Julies Mutter

Movie Poster

Weihnachten - der ganz normale Wahnsinn (Single Bells & O Palmenbaum)

Kati Treichl

Movie Poster

Meine schöne Bescherung

Sara

Starring In
Movie Poster

Wo ist meine Schwester?

Dorothee Reinhard

Movie Poster

Die Verteidigerin - Der Gesang des Raben

Anna Northrup

Movie Poster

Dark Satellites

Christa

Movie Poster

Endlich Witwer - Forever Young

Petra Schultheiss

Movie Poster

Wunderschön

Frauke Abeck, Julies Mutter

Movie Poster

Und wer nimmt den Hund?

Doris Lehnert

Movie Poster

Heart Hunting

Caroline Binder

Movie Poster

Augsburger Puppenkiste - Geister der Weihnacht

1. Geist

Movie Poster

Two Men in Suits

Theres

Movie Poster

Wir töten Stella

Anna

Movie Poster

Gleissendes Glück

Helene / Ehemann's wife

Movie Poster

Das Tagebuch der Anne Frank (2016)

Edith Frank

Movie Poster

Ich bin dann mal weg

Stella

Movie Poster

The Girl King

Maria Eleonora

Movie Poster

Das Ende der Geduld

Corinna Kleist

Movie Poster

Die Auslöschung

Judith Furmann

Movie Poster

La religieuse

Madame Simonin, mère de Suzanne

Movie Poster

Night Train to Lisbon

Mariana

Movie Poster

Those Happy Years

Helke (as Martina Friederike Gedeck)

Movie Poster

Die Wand

Frau

Movie Poster

Halbe Hundert

Anne Kater

Movie Poster

The Door

Magda

Movie Poster

Agnosia

Prevert

Movie Poster

Jud Süss - Film ohne Gewissen

Anna Marian

Movie Poster

Tris di donne & abiti nuziali

Josephine Campanella

Movie Poster

The Baader-Meinhof Complex

Ulrike Meinhof

Movie Poster

Geliebte Clara

Clara Schumann

Movie Poster

Meine schöne Bescherung

Sara

Movie Poster

Summer '04

Miriam Franz

Movie Poster

The Good Shepherd

Hanna Schiller

Movie Poster

Un ami parfait

Marlène

Movie Poster

The Lives of Others

Christa-Maria Sieland

Movie Poster

Auf ewig und einen Tag

Paula Schmitt

Movie Poster

The Elementary Particles

Christiane

Movie Poster

Hunger auf Leben

Brigitte Reimann

Movie Poster

1809 Andreas Hofer - Die Freiheit des Adlers

Lebzelter-Mariandl

Movie Poster

Mostly Martha

Martha Klein

Movie Poster

O Palmenbaum

Kati Treichl

Movie Poster

Deine besten Jahre

Vera Kemp

Movie Poster

Grüne Wüste

Doris

Movie Poster

Frau Rettich, die Czerni und ich

Renate Czerni

Movie Poster

Frauen lügen nicht

Hannah

Movie Poster

Weihnachten - der ganz normale Wahnsinn (Single Bells & O Palmenbaum)

Kati Treichl

Movie Poster

Harald

Rica Reichmann

Movie Poster

Rossini

Serafina

Movie Poster

Das Leben ist eine Baustelle.

Lilo

Movie Poster

Stadtgespräch

Sabine Kirsch

Movie Poster

Der bewegte Mann

Jutta

MobileIcon
app store google play