Daniel Brühl Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Daniel Brühl Quick Info
Height5 ft 9 in
Weight74 kg
Date of BirthJune 16, 1978
Zodiac SignGemini
SpouseFelicitas Rombold

Daniel Brühl is a Spanish-German actor who is best known for his work in films such as Good Bye, Lenin! (2003), The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), Inglourious Basterds (2009), Rush (2013), The Fifth Estate (2013), A Most Wanted Man (2014), Captain America: Civil War (2016), The Zookeeper’s Wife (2017), and The King’s Man (2021). He is also well recognized for portraying characters such as Benji Kirchner in the German TV soap opera Verbotene Liebe (1995), Dr. Laszlo Kreizler in the period drama TV series The Alienist (2018–Present), and Helmut Zemo in the Disney+ superhero TV miniseries The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021).

Born Name

Daniel César Martin Brühl González Domingo

Nick Name

Daniel Brühl

Daniel Brühl as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2019
Daniel Brühl as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2019 (Daniel Brühl / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Residence

He splits his time between Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, and Berlin, Germany.

Nationality

SpanishGerman

 

 

He holds dual nationality.

Education

Daniel had attended the Dreikönigsgymnasium (also known as the Three Kings School/ the College of the Three Crowns), the oldest public school in Cologne, Germany.

Occupation

Actor

Daniel Brühl as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2018
Daniel Brühl as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2018 (Daniel Brühl / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Hanno Brühl (TV Director) (d. October 2010)
  • Mother – Marisa Gonzáles Domingo (Teacher)
  • Siblings – Oliver Brühl (Brother), Miriam Brühl (Sister)

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

74 kg or 163 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Daniel has dated –

  1. Reena Hammer – Rumor
  2. Jessica Schwarz (2001–2006) – Daniel had started dating German actress Jessica Schwarz in March 2001 after they had first met on the sets of the 2001 German film No Regrets. She often used to call him Gollum because she felt that he looked like The Lord of the Rings character when he used to wake up in the morning. The couple was engaged later on in their relationship but had parted ways in 2006.
  3. Felicitas Rombold (2010-Present) – Daniel had started dating German former model, academic, and psychotherapist Felicitas Rombold in 2010. They got married in 2016 and have 2 sons together including Anton Hanno (b. October 2016).
Daniel Brühl and Felicitas Rombold, as seen in February 2020
Daniel Brühl and Felicitas Rombold, as seen in February 2020 (Daniel Brühl / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Multiracial (White and Hispanic)

He is of German descent on his father’s side and Spanish descent on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Hazel

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Mildly stocky frame
  • Side-parted, wavy hair
  • Often sports a rugged beard
Daniel Brühl as seen in an Instagram Post in April 2018
Daniel Brühl as seen in an Instagram Post in April 2018 (Daniel Brühl / Instagram)

Daniel Brühl Facts

  1. Born in Barcelona, Spain, Daniel’s family had moved to Cologne, Germany, shortly after his birth. He had revealed in an interview that his birth had taken place in Spain instead of Germany because his Spanish mother did not trust German hospitals at all. He would often spend his childhood summer vacations in Barcelona.
  2. For his portrayal of the character of Alexander Kerner in the 2003 German tragicomedy film Good Bye, Lenin!, he had won the ‘Best Actor’ award at both the European Film Awards and the German Film Awards.
  3. In his youth, he used to perform as the lead singer of a band called Purge.
  4. A polyglot, he is fluent in multiple European languages including English, German, Spanish, French, and Portuguese. He also understands Catalan.
  5. In 2011, he had co-launched a tapas (Spanish appetizers/snacks) bar called Bar Raval in the Kreuzberg, Berlin. Between February and October 2017, he had co-owned a similar outlet called Bar Gracia, named after Barcelona’s nightlife district of Gràcia, in Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin. It had to be closed down as it did not turn out to be as successful as expected.

Featured Image by Daniel Brühl / Instagram

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