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Thomas Kretschmann

Kretschmann was born in Dessau, East Germany, on September 8, 1962. Before he became an actor, Kretschmann trained to become an Olympic swimmer. At the age of 19, he fled East Germany and began a month-long trek to West Germany to escape the East German state. [+]