Caption: Naveen Andrews and Oliver Hirschbiegel at event of Princese Diana (2013)
Director, Actor, Writer
Born: December 29, 1957
Star sign: Capricorn
Known for: Downfall (2004), The Experiment (2001), The Invasion (2007), Five Minutes of Heaven (2009)
Born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1957. In his teens he left high school and worked as a cooker in a boat. Then he studied painting and graphism in the Academy of arts in Hamburg where he also started experimenting with video and photography. Those experimental movies attracted the attention of some producers of the German TV. Hirschbiegel became popular...