Daniel Brühl

  • Birth Name: Daniel César Martín Brühl González Domingo
  • Birth Place: Barcelona, Spain
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Born in Spain to a Catalan mother and Brazilian-born German father, and was subsequently raised in Germany and spent summers in Spain.
  • Got his start on the German soap opera Verbotene Liebe in 1995.
  • Speaks several languages; in Joyeux Noël, he speaks German, French and English.
  • Owns a Spanish tapas bar, Bar Raval, in Berlin.

Awards

  • 2003, Deutscher Filmpreis — Best Actor: Winner
  • 2013, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 2003, European Film Awards — European Actor: Winner
  • 2012, Goya Awards — Best Leading Actor: Nominee
  • 2009, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Winner
  • 2004, European Film Awards — European Actor: Nominee
  • 2001, Bayerischer Filmpreis — Best Promising Actor: Winner
  • 2002, Deutscher Filmpreis — Best Actor: Winner
  • 2014, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2019, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television: Nominee
  • 2014, Critics' Choice Movie Awards — Best Supporting Actor: Nominee
  • 2007, Goya Awards — Best Leading Actor: Nominee
  • 2014, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Supporting Actor: Nominee

Relationships

  • Jessica Schwarz — Ex-significant Other
  • Hanno Brühl — Father
  • Felicitas Rombold — Significant Other
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