DOB: September 14, 1961
Background: Gedeck was born in Munich, Germany. She spent a year in the United States, after which she studied drama at the Berlin University of the Arts.
Filmography: She is known primarily for her work in her native Germany, including "The Lives of Others" (2006), a Best Foreign Language Film Oscar-winner, and "The Baader Meinhof Complex" (2008), which was also nominated for Best Foreign Language Film. She appeared in the Robert De Niro-directed spy drama "The Good Shepherd" (2007), and this year she will be seen in "The Door" alongside Helen Mirren.
European Film Awards: Nominations - Best Actress ("The Lives of Others," 2006; "Mostly Martha," 2002)
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