Tom Gerhardt (born 12 December 1957) is a German actor and comedian.
Gerhardt was born in Cologne, and studied German studies and philosophy. After his university studies, Gerhardt worked for German newspaper Express in Cologne. Since the 1990s, he has worked as an actor in different films.
Cologne is the largest city of the German western state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) and the fourth-most populous city of Germany with nearly 1.1 million inhabitants in the city proper and over 3.1 million people in the urban region. Centered on the left (west) bank of the Rhine, Cologne is about 35 km (22 mi) southeast of NRW's state capital Düsseldorf and 25 km (16 mi) northwest of Bonn, the former capital of West Germany.
Dieter Felix Gerhardt is a former commodore in the South African Navy and commander of the strategic Simon's Town naval dockyard. He was arrested by the FBI in New York City in 1983 following information obtained from a Soviet defector. He was convicted of high treason as a spy for the Soviets for a period of twenty years in South Africa together with his second wife, Ruth, who had acted as his courier. Both were released prior to the change of government following the 1994 general election.
Wolfgang Gerhardt is a German politician and was the leader of the Free Democratic Party of Germany (FDP) from 1995 until he was succeeded by Guido Westerwelle in 2001.
Mirja Boes, also known under her stage name Möhre, is a German comedian, actress, and singer. Boes produces comedic party music, and also has released tracks of spoken comedy. She has released a number of singles and has also recorded with other German musicians, as part of the 'Mallorca All-Stars'. She won the 2007 German Comedy Award as a member of the ensemble of 'Frei Schnauze', and the 2008 German Comedy Award.
Sebastian Koch is a German television and film actor. He is known for roles in the 2007 Academy Award-winning film The Lives of Others, in Steven Spielberg's Bridge of Spies, and as Otto Düring in the fifth season of the Showtime series Homeland.
Bastian Pastewka is a German actor and comedian.
Marcel Beyer is a German writer.
Dirk Bach was a German actor, comedian and television presenter, best known as the co-host of Ich bin ein Star – Holt mich hier raus!, the German version of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!.
Gerhardt is a masculine name of Germanic origin. It can refer to the following:
Georg Uecker is a German actor. Since 1985, he has played the character of Dr. Carsten Flöter on the popular German TV series Lindenstraße on ARD. Controversially, in 1987, he kissed Gert Weinbauer. This was the first gay kiss in a German series in the evening. A second kiss was in 1990 with character Robert Engel this brought about discussions on LGBT topics in the media. Uecker still continues to play the character. His other television credits include Schillerstraße and he is often a guest on Genial daneben. He is an LGBT-activist and lives in Cologne.
Wotan Wilke Möhring is a German actor.
Werner Hoyer is a German economist and politician of the Free Democratic Party (FDP) who has served as President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) since 2012.
Anna Blume and Bernhard Johannes Blume were German art photographers. They created sequences of large black-and-white photos of staged scenes in which they appeared themselves, with objects taking on a "life" of their own. Their works have been shown internationally in exhibitions and museums, including New York's MoMA. They are regarded as "among the pioneers of staged photography".
Axel Stein is a German actor and comedian.
Prashant Prabhakar Jaiswal is a German actor of Indian origin. He has acted in several films, short films and TV-series. He has earned a lot of fame with his work in the award-winning TV series Stromberg. His role of Anupam Khan in the 11th episode of Season 23 of Alarm für Cobra 11, titled "Hooray for Bollywood", was very well received.
Stefan Lampadius is a German actor and filmmaker.
Hannes Helmke is a German sculptor creating bronze sculptures.
Joachim Philipp Maria Meyerhoff is a German actor, director, and writer.
Victor Ferin or Viktor Ferin is a Russian actor and filmmaker.
Alissa Jung is a German actress and physician.