August Diehl

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Acting

Agent: Kat Gosling
Associate Agent: Tom Holcroft
Assistant: Calum Connelly-Smith

Acting

August starred in Stephan Ruzowitzky's THE COUNTERFEITERS which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 2007. He is best known for his stand out performances in Quentin Tarantino's INGLORIOUS BASTERDS and SALT opposite Angelina Jolie. Other credits include playing one of the leads in Stephen Poliakoff's CLOSE TO THE ENEMY for BBC1, Robert Zemeckis' ALLIED for Paramount with Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard, Thomas Vinterberg's KURSK, LYREBIRD opposite Guy Pearce and Vicky Krieps and Matthew Vaughn’s THE KINGS’ MAN.

He has most recently been seen playing the lead in Terrence Malick's A HIDDEN LIFE which received rave reviews when it premiered in competition at Cannes and as part of the Autumn festival circuit.

Film

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

WOLAND

Michael Lockshin

Mars Media Entertainment

COVER

Katharina Mihm

Christopher Silva Entertainment

MUNICH

Christian Schwochow

Netflix

PLAN A

Doron Paz / Yoav Paz

Getaway Pictures

THE BIRDCATCHER

Ross Clarke

Garnet Girl

THE LAST VERMEER

Dan Friedkin

Imperative Entertainment

A HIDDEN LIFE

Terrence Malick

Independent

THE KING'S MAN

Matthew Vaughn

20th Century Fox

LYREBIRD

Dan Friedkin

Independent

KURSK

Thomas Vinterberg

Independent

THE BIRDCATCHER

Ross Clarke

Independent

RADEGUND

Terrence Malick

Independent

ALLIED

Robert Zemeckis

Paramount Pictures

DARK INCLUSION

Arthur Harari

Independent

COME WHAT MAY

Christian Carion

Independent

THE DISAPPEARING ILLUSIONIST

Bobbie Peers

Independent

LE JEUNE KARL MARX

Raoul Peck

Independent

THE HUSBAND

Bruce McDonald

Independent

NIGHT TRAIN TO LISBON

Bille August

Independent

FRAU ELLA

Markus Goller

Warner Brothers

LAYLA FOURIE

Pia Marais

Independent

THE ADVENTURES OF HUCK FINN

Hermine Huntgeburth

Independent

SHORES OF HOPE

Toke Hebbeln

Wild Bunch

CONFESSION OF A CHILD OF THE CENTURY

Sylvie Verheyde

Wild Bunch

IF NOT US, WHO?

Andres Veiel

Atlantic Film

THE COMING DAYS

Lars Kraume

Universal Pictures

SALT

Phillip Noyce

Columbia Pictures

INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS

Quentin Tarantino

Universal Pictures

DR. ALEMAN

Tom Schreiber

Independent

BUDDENBROOKS

Heinrich Breloer

ABC

THE DOWNFALL OF BERLIN: ANONYMA

Max Färberböck

Independent

MR. KUKA'S ADVICE

Dariusz Gajewski

Independent

HEAD UNDER WATER

Andread Kleinert

Independent

THE COUNTERFEITERS

Stefan Ruzowitzky

Sony Pictures

NOTHING BUT GHOSTS

Martin Gypkens

Independent

I AM THE OTHER WOMAN

Margarethe von Trotta

Independent

SLUMMING

Michael Glawogger

Independent

MOUTH TO MOUTH

Alison Murray

Independent

THE NINTH DAY

Volker Schlöndorff

Independent

LOVE IN THOUGHTS

Achim von Borries

Independent

THE BIRCH-TREE MEADOW

Marcelin Loridan Ivens

Independent

ANTAOMY 2

Stefan Ruzowitzky

Independent

DISTANT LIGHTS

Hans-Christian Schmid

Independent

TATOO

Robert Schwentke

Independent

HAIDER LEBT -1. APRIL 2021

Peter Kern

Independent

LOVE THE HARD WAY

Peter Sehr

Independent

COLD IS THE BREATH OF EVENING

Rainer Kaufmann

Independent

DIE BRAUT

Egon Gunther

Independent

23

Hans-Christian Schmid

Independent

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

CLOSE TO THE ENEMY

Stephen Poliakoff

BBC

KABALE UND LIEBE

Leander Haubmann

TV Movie

FEUER IN DER NACHT

Kai Wessel

TV Movie