Thomas Kretschmann



  • Birth Name: Thomas Kretschmann
  • Birth Place: Dessau, East Germany
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/08/1962, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor; model
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Thomas Kretschmann Fast Facts:
  • As a teen, he trained to be an Olympic swimmer, averaging approximately 15 miles a day.
  • During a trek to escape East Germany, he went through Hungary, Yugoslavia and Austria, and lost piece of a finger to frostbite. The piece was reattached. 
  • Early on, he had visions of becoming a designer/architect, and has since built a house for himself.
  • As a model, he was the face of a Hugo Bass Selection ad campaign.
  • Played Nazis in films, including in the title role of Eichmann (2007) and in the 2008 Tom Cruise movie Valkyrie.
  • Thomas Kretschmann Relationships:
  • Lena Roklin - Ex-wife
  • Nicolas Kretschmann - Son
  • Shermine Shahrivar - Ex-significant Other
  • Sascha Kretschmann - Daughter
  • Stella Kretschmann - Daughter
  • Thomas Kretschmann Awards:
  • 1991 Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis: Best Actor - Winner

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