20 February 1978
Julia Jentsch (born 20 February 1978) is a Silver Bear, two-time European Film Award, and Lola winning German actress. She is best known as the title character in , Jule in Sophie Scholl – The Final Days and, Liza in The Edukators . I Served the King of England
Jentsch was born to a family of lawyers in Berlin and began her acting education there at
Hochschule Ernst Busch, a university for drama. Her first prominent screen role was in the 2004 cult film , starring opposite The Edukators Daniel Brühl.
Jentsch garnered further attention playing the title role in the 2005 film
, which was nominated for an Sophie Scholl – The Final Days Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. In an interview, Jentsch said that the role was "an honor". For her role as [1 ] Sophie Scholl she won the best actress at the European Film Awards, best actress at the German Film Awards (Lolas), along with the Silver Bear for best actress at the Berlin Film Festival.
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