is regarded as one of Germany's best young actors, both in film & theatre. He has won dozens of German and international awards, including the European Shooting Star
of the Berlin International Film Festival and the DIVA Award as Actor of the Year
in 2005. Among the films that secured his reputation are Hans Christian Schmid's Distant Lights
(2003), Achim von Borries's Love in Thoughts
(2004) and Volker Schlöndorff
's The Ninth Day
(2004). THE COUNTERFEITERS marks the second time that Burger works with director Ruzowitzky.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2008.
August Diehl Facts
|Confession of a Child of the Century|
|Come What May|
|Night Train To Lisbon|
|Mouth to Mouth|
|The Ninth Day|