Nastassja Kinski

Born Jan 24, 1961

Nastassja Kinski is a German-born American-based actress who has appeared in more than 60 films. Her starring roles include her Golden Globe Award-winning portrayal of the title character in Tess and her roles in two erotic films, as well as parts in Wim Wenders' films The Wrong Move; Paris, Texas; and Faraway, So Close! Richard Avedon's photo of her, "Nastassja Kinski and the Serpent" (1981), nude with a large python, was marketed as a poster.… Read More

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1961 Birth Born in 1961.
1968 7 Years Old Her parents divorced in 1968. … Read More


…  In 1976, while still a teenager, Kinski had her first two major roles: in Wolfgang Petersen's feature film-length episode Reifezeugnis of the German TV crime series Tatort. … Read More
1978 17 Years Old In 1978, Kinski underwent extensive preparation for the portrayal of an English peasant girl, which included acquiring a Dorset accent through elocution studies: … Read More


1981 20 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1981, Richard Avedon photographed Kinski with a Burmese python coiled around her nude body.
1982 21 Years Old In 1982, she starred in Francis Ford Coppola's romantic musical One from the Heart, her first film made in the United States. … Read More
1984 23 Years Old Kinski reteamed with Wenders for the 1984 film Paris, Texas. … Read More


1997 36 Years Old During the 1990s, Kinski appeared in a number of American films, including the action movie Terminal Velocity opposite Charlie Sheen, the Mike Figgis 1997 adultery tale One Night Stand, Your Friends & Neighbors (1998), John Landis' Susan's Plan (1998), and The Lost Son (1999). … Read More
1999 38 Years Old In a 1999 Guardian interview, the newspaper reports her saying there was categorically no affair and that she said, "There was a flirtation. There could have been a seduction, but there was not. He had respect for me." In the mid-1980s, Kinski met the Egyptian filmmaker Ibrahim Moussa. They married on 10 September 1984. They have two children together; a son Aljosha (born 1984), and daughter Sonja Kinski (born 1986), who works as a model and actress. The marriage was dissolved in 1992. … Read More


2001 40 Years Old In 2001, Kinski stated in an interview for the The Daily Telegraph she was affected by the sleep disorder narcolepsy.


2013 52 Years Old In 2013, when interviewed about the allegations of sexual abuse made by her half-sister Pola Kinski, she confirmed that he tried with her, but did not succeed.
2016 55 Years Old In 2016, she competed in the German Let's Dance show.
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