August Diehl is a famous German actor.
Diehl was born at January 4th,1976 in Berlin.
His father is actor Hans Diehl, his mother is a costume designer.
August has a brother,Jacob Diehl is a composer and also actor.
His family was frequently moving around, while he grew up: the Diehls lived in Hamburg, Vienna, Düsseldorf, Bavaria and France. Growing up in a family of artists, at the age of 18, he played Franz Mohr in a school theatre production of Die Räuber by Friedrich Schiller. After passing the Abitur exams, Diehl studied acting at the renowned Hochschule für Schauspielkunst Ernst Busch in Berlin. In 2000, he was named one of European film’s “Shooting Stars” by the European Film Promotion. In 2006, Gala magazine named him “the most important German actor of today.”
Diehl is married to actress Julia Malik.
On 23rd May 2009 the couple had a daughter, Elsa Augusta.
(August with daughter Elsa Augusta)
The couple had a second child, the boy,which was born in 2012.
Diehl speaks Spanish, German, French and English.
August plays the guitar in the German band ‘Hands Up - Excitement!’