Franka Potente

Age: 43
Born: July 22, 1974
Dulmen, Germany


Horror 20 Movie Collection 2017
Copper: Season Two 2014
Copper: The Complete Series 2014
No Way Jose 2014
The Sinking of the Laconia 2012
Copper: Season One 2012
House: Season Six 2010
The Job 2010
Romulus, My Father 2008
Che 2008 Tania
Eichmann 2007
I Love Your Work 2005
Creep 2005
The Bourne Supremacy 2004 Marie Helena Kreutz
All I Want 2003 Jane
Anatomy 2 2003
The Bourne Identity 2002
Storytelling 2002
The Princess And The Warrior 2002
Blow 2001
Run Lola Run 1999

Profile created on September 5, 2001.

Did you know?

  • "Potente" means "powerful" in Italian.
  • Franka studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York.
  • Franka has one younger brother.
  • A casting agent followed her around a bar and kept staring. Franka became very concerned when she followed her to the ladies' room and watched her in the mirror. Finally, she asked Franks to describe herself in one sentence and told the young girl she was a casting agent.
  • Franka used to date Tom Tykwer, whom she met in 1998 while filming Run Lola Run.
  • Franka always wanted to do a movie with director Todd Solondz (Happiness). She says she "stalked" him for a part in Storytelling. She just wanted to work with him, if even for a day and even free.
  • Franka's current boyfriend is actor Elijah Wood.

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • I am Battle Comic
  • A Family Man
  • Wolves
  • Once Upon a Time in Venice
  • Day of Days