Diane Kruger

Film Actress + Model
Born Jul 15, 1976

Diane Kruger is a German actress and former fashion model. She is known for roles such as Helen in Troy, Dr. Abigail Chase in National Treasure and its sequel, Bridget von Hammersmark in Inglourious Basterds, Anna in Mr. Nobody, and Gina in Unknown.

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1976 Birth She was born as Diane Heidkrüger on 15 July 1976 in Algermissen, West Germany, in the west, near Hildesheim, the daughter of computer specialist Hans-Heinrich Heidkrüger, and his wife, Maria-Theresa, a bank employee. … Read More


1992 15 Years Old In 1992, Kruger represented Germany in the Elite Model Look and started modelling afterwards. … Read More


1999 - 2002 2 More Events
2003 26 Years Old She played Julie Wood in 2003's Michel Valliant and Lisa in Wicker Park (2004), alongside Josh Hartnett and Rose Byrne. … Read More
2004 27 Years Old In 2004, Kruger starred with Nicolas Cage and Sean Bean (who co-starred with her in Troy) in the film National Treasure, going on to appear in films Joyeux Noël (2005) and Copying Beethoven (2006).
2006 29 Years Old She began dating actor Joshua Jackson in 2006. … Read More


2007 30 Years Old 1 More Event
She reprised her role as Dr. Abigail Chase in National Treasure: Book of Secrets, released in December 2007.
2008 31 Years Old Kruger was a jury member of the 58th Berlin International Film Festival in 2008. … Read More
2009 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, she co-starred as a German actress turned Allied spy in Quentin Tarantino's film Inglourious Basterds.
2010 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Kruger played Anna in Jaco Van Dormael's Mr. Nobody. Critical response has praised the film's artistry and Kruger's acting. Kruger made a cameo appearance in an April 2010 episode of the Fox show Fringe, in which her boyfriend, actor Joshua Jackson, is a star.
2011 34 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2011 film Unknown, Kruger starred as Gina, a Bosnian illegal immigrant and key character alongside leading actor Liam Neeson.
2012 35 Years Old In 2012, she was named as a member of the Jury for the Main Competition at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. … Read More
2013 36 Years Old 1 More Event
She starred in the film adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's novel The Host, which was released in March 2013.
2015 38 Years Old In 2015, after Berlin and Cannes, she was named as a member of the Jury for the Main Competition at the 2015 Venice Film Festival. … Read More
2016 39 Years Old Jackson and Kruger ended their relationship in 2016, after 10 years together. … Read More
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