Franka Potente Biography

Birthday: 1974-07-22
Place of Birth: Dülmen, North Rhine-Westphalia
Height: 5' 8½" (1.74 m) Mini Biograph
Wiki Biography: Franka Potente was born on 22 July 1974 in the German town of Dülmen. After her graduation in 1994, she went to the Otto-Falckenberg-Schule, a drama school in Munich, but soon broke off to study at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York. After a notable debut in Nach Fünf im Urwald (1995), the role of the heroine in Run Lola Run (1998), directed by her then longtime companion Tom Tykwer was her national breakthrough. After some other successful movies in Germany, she starred in several Hollywood productions, most prominently The Bourne Identity (2002) and The Bourne Supremacy (2004) and lived one year in Los Angeles. After her return to Berlin, she continues working with German and international directors.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Blueprint 2003 Drama
Copper Eva Heissen 2011
Laconia Hilda 2012
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Nach Fünf im Urwald Anna 1996 Comedy, Romance
Babes' Petrol Lena 1997 Comedy
Am I Beautiful? Linda 1998 Comedy, Drama
Run Lola Run Lola 1999 Action, Thriller
Südsee, eigene Insel Kassiererin / Cashier 1999 Comedy, Drama
Schlaraffenland Mona Wendt 1999 Drama, Action
Downhill City Peggy 2000 Drama
The Princess and the Warrior Simone 'Sissi' Schmidt 2000 Drama, Mystery, Romance
Blow Barbara Buckley 2001 Crime, Drama
The Bourne Identity Marie 2002 0, 0
I Love Your Work 2003
Try Seventeen Jane 2003 Comedy, Romance, Drama
The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story Trixie Boudain 2003 Adventure, Biography, Drama
The Bourne Supremacy Marie 2004 Game Show, 0
Blueprint 2004 Drama, Sci Fi
The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 2: Vaux to the Sea Trixie Boudain 2004 Adventure, Biography, Comedy
Elementarteilchen Annabelle 2006 Drama, Romance
Romulus, My Father Christina 2007
Che: Part Two Tania 2009 Biography, Drama, History
Eichmann Vera Less 2009 Biography, Drama, History
Shanghai 2010
Valerie Valerie 2011 Drama, Music, Thriller