Franka Potente

Franka Potente is a German film actress and singer. She was born on July 22, 1974 in Münster North Rhine-Westphalia and raised in nearby Dülmen. She first appeared in the comedy After Five in the Forest Primeval (1995) and gained critical recognition in the action thriller Lola rennt (released in English as Run Lola Run) (1998). Potente received Germany's highest film and television awards for her performances in Run Lola Run and Opernball. After half a decade of critically acclaimed roles in German films, Potente gained Hollywood's attention by playing the role of Barbara Buckley in Blow (2001) and the female lead with Matt Damon in The Bourne Identity (2002). In 2006, she starred with Eric Bana in the Australian film Romulus, My Father, for which she was nominated for an Australian Film Industry Award for Best Lead Actress. Also in 2006, she wrote and directed Der die Tollkirsche ausgräbt, a silent comedy. She has also appeared in several American television series including, The Shield in 2007, House M.D. in 2009 and Psych in 2010. As of 2011, she played Hilda in a BBC drama The Sinking of the Laconia. When not working on location, Potente lives in Berlin.

Geburtstag: 22.07.1974

Geburtsort: Münster, Germany

Anzahl der Filme, die wir schon mit Franka Potente gesehen haben: 4

Anzahl aller Filme, in denen Franka Potente mitgespielt hat: 41

2019
  • The Haunted Swordsman
    Rolle: The Onibaba Witch
  • Princess Emmy
    Rolle: Queen Karla (voice)
2018
  • Between Worlds
    Rolle: Julie
  • 25 kmh
    Rolle: Ute
2017
  • Muse
    Rolle: Susan Gilard
2016
  • Der Island-Krimi: Tod der Elfenfrau
    Rolle:
  • Der Tote im Westfjord
    Rolle: Solveig Karlsdóttir
  • The Conjuring 2
    Rolle: Anita Gregory
2011
  • Beate Uhse - das Recht auf Liebe
    Rolle: Beate Uhse
  • Hall Pass
    Rolle: (archive footage)
2010
  • Small Lights
    Rolle: Valerie
  • Shanghai
    Rolle: Leni Müller
2009
  • Che: Part Two
    Rolle: Tania (Haydee Tamara Bunke Bider)
2008
  • The Bridge
    Rolle: Elfie Bauer
  • Manhunt
    Rolle: Beate Klarsfeld
2007
  • Eichmann
    Rolle: Vera Less
  • Romulus, My Father
    Rolle: Christina
2006
  • The Elementary Particles
    Rolle: Annabelle
2004
  • Creep
    Rolle: Kate
  • The Bourne Supremacy
    Rolle: Marie Helene Kreutz
  • The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 2: Vaux to the Sea
    Rolle: Trixie Boudain
2003
  • Blueprint
    Rolle: Iris Sellin
  • Anatomy 2
    Rolle: Paula Henning
  • I Love Your Work
    Rolle: Mia Lang
  • The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story
    Rolle: Trixie Boudain
2002
  • Try Seventeen
    Rolle: Jane
  • The Bourne Identity
    Rolle: Marie Helena Kreutz
  • La mer
    Rolle:
2001
  • Blow
    Rolle: Barbara Buckley
2000
  • The Princess and the Warrior
    Rolle: Simone 'Sissi' Schmidt
  • Anatomy
    Rolle: Paula
1999
  • Paradise Mall
    Rolle: Mona Wendt
  • Südsee, eigene Insel
    Rolle: Kassiererin
  • Downhill City
    Rolle: Peggy
1998
  • Am I Beautiful?
    Rolle: Linda
  • Run Lola Run
    Rolle: Lola
  • Opera ball
    Rolle: Gabrielle Becker
1997
  • Die drei Mädels von der Tankstelle
    Rolle: Lena
  • Coming In
    Rolle: Nina
1995
  • After Five in the Forest Primeval
    Rolle: Anna
  • Blanco
    Rolle: Leslee