Marco Hofschneider

Actor
This soulful, dark-eyed German actor made a huge smash in his first film, and has been trying to find a worthy follow-up ever since. Born in Berlin, Hofschneider was making an impression on German TV in his teens. He ... Read more »
Born: 10/17/1969

Filmography

Actor (9)

Urban Legends: Final Cut 2000 (Movie)

Simon (Actor)

Dolphins 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Island of Dr. Moreau 1996 (Movie)

M'Ling (Actor)

Foreign Student 1994 (Movie)

Philippe Le Clerc (Actor)

Immortal Beloved 1994 (Movie)

Karl Van Beethoven (Actor)

Le Mirage 1992 (Movie)

Edouard Tummler (Actor)

Europa Europa 1991 (Movie)

Young Solomon Perel (Actor)

Normandy: The Great Crusade (TV Show)

Voice

Biography

This soulful, dark-eyed German actor made a huge smash in his first film, and has been trying to find a worthy follow-up ever since. Born in Berlin, Hofschneider was making an impression on German TV in his teens. He appeared as a prostitute's son in the successful TV-movie "Hurengluck/Whore's Luck", a newspaper worker in "Benno's Faults", a working class teenaged father in "Mother at 16" and a bank robber in an episode of the series "Wollf's Turf". Onstage, he starred in "Romeo and Juliet" and "The Seagull" at the Welheimer Theatersommer.

Relationships

Rene Hofschneider

Brother
appeared as Hofschneider's brother in "Europa, Europa" had originally been cast to play Solly

Milestones

1996

Had featured role in "The Island of Dr. Moreau"

1994

American film debut, "Foreign Student"

1994

American TV debut, "Normandy: The Great Crusade" (Discovery Channel)

1991

Feature film debut, "Europa, Europa"

Bonus Trivia

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"I'm more respected in L.A. In Germany if you say you're an actor, people ask, OK, but what's your real job?" --Marco Hofschneider, quoted in US, August 1984

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