Martina Gedeck


"Framed by music, language emerges more clearly, framed by language, music shines deeper. Heart and mind are addressed and revitalized in a beautiful, alternating balance, in short: one gives the other a stage."
Martina Gedeck, Concerti, September 2018
Go to Biography


Martina Gedeck is one of Germany's most distinguished and popular actresses. She completed her acting training at the Universität der Künste (University of the Arts) in Berlin. She made her theater debut at the Frankfurt Theater am Turm, followed by engagements in Hamburg, Basel and Berlin. At the same time, she started her career as a film actress.
The film industry celebrated her with almost all major film awards from the Adolf Grimme Award to the star on the Boulevard der Stars. Above all, her performance in “Bella Martha”, the Oscar-winning film “The Lives of Others” and the Oscar-nominated “The Baader-Meinhof Complex” catapulted her into the league of large-scale international productions, where she appeared alongside Matt Damon, Jeremy Irons or Helen Mirren. Most recently, Martina Gedeck excelled in the Austrian film adaptation “Die Wand”, with Klaus Maria Brandauer in “Die Auslöschung”, in the “Nachtzug nach Lisbon” with Jeremy Irons, in “Am Hang”, in the multi- award-winning television game “Das Ende der Geduld” and 2015 in the feature films “Anne Frank” and “Gleissendes Glück”.

Martina Gedeck is a member of the European Film Academy, the German Film Academy, the Academy of Performing Arts as well as the recipient of the Bavarian Order of Merit and the Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres.

2023 / 2024
This biography is to be reproduced without any changes, omissions or additions, unless expressly authorized by artist management.
Contacts: Eleonore Wrobel, Soyeon Im



19:30 h
Martina Gedeck, Staatskapelle Berlin, Matthias Pintscher
19:30 h
Martina Gedeck, Staatskapelle Berlin, Matthias Pintscher
19:30 h
Martina Gedeck, Staatskapelle Berlin, Matthias Pintscher
19:30 h
Martina Gedeck, Staatskapelle Berlin, Matthias Pintscher
18:00 h
Pierre Boulez Saal
Berlin, Germany
Martina Gedeck, Julius Drake, Andrè Schuen
19:30 h
Regentenbau, Max-Littmann-Saal
Bad Kissingen, Germany
Martina Gedeck, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo
20:00 h
Martina Gedeck, Xavier de Maistre


Operntrailer "Violetter Schnee", Staatsoper unter den Linden Berlin, 2019


Eleonore Wrobel
Head of Operations
t: +49 (0)30 414 781 725
Soyeon Im
Artist coordinator
t: +49 (0)30 414 781 744