|Date of Birth||September 8, 1962|
|Origin||Dessau, East Germany (now Germany)|
Thomas Kretschmann (September 8th, 1962) was born in East Germany. Before becoming an actor, he was a swimmer. He has acted in several popular American movies, such as Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004), The Pianist (2002), U-571 (2000), In Enemy Hands (2004), and King Kong (2005), among others. He has three children, Nicolas, Stella and Sascha with his ex-girlfriend Lena.