Matthias Schweighöfer – German Actor, Filmmaker and Producer | Age, Birthdate, Net Worth, Wealth, Nationality, Ethnicity, Movies, Series, Girlfriend, Height and More

Matthias Schweighöfer is a German actor, voice actor, filmmaker, and producer. He is recognized for his roles in films like FearDotCom, What a Man, and The Red Baron.

Matthias Schweighöfer’s Facts, Wiki and Bio

Real Name Matthias Schweighöfer
Nick Name Matthias
Nationality German
Date of Birth 11 March 1981
Age 42 years old
Work Actor
Profession Actor
Birth Plac, Hometown Anklam, Germany
Height Feet: 5 feet 09 inches, Centimeters: 175 CM., Meters: 1.75 M.
Waist 32 inches
Weight Approx 72 kg, (158 lbs)
Ethnicity, Caste Under review
Education Graduate
Net Worth (as in 2024/025) $5 Million
Father Michael Schweighofer
Mother Gitta Schweighofer
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Hazel
Marital Status Married
Wife Ani Schromm
Kids 2 (Daughter: Greta, Son: Valentin)
Social Media Accounts IMDB, Twitter, YouTube, Facebook

How much is Matthias Schweighöfer’s Net Worth and Salary?

Matthias Schweighofer’s net worth is expected to be around $5 million by 2024/25, based on online sources. His money comes from debuting and acting in many movies and venues.

Matthias Schweighöfer’s Age, Parents, and Ethnicity

Matthias Schweighöfer was born on March 11, 1981 in Anklam. His ethnicity remains unknown. He is the son of actor Michael Schweighöfer and actress Gitta Schweighöfer.

His parents have collaborated with notable directors, including Peter Greenaway and Marianne.

He enjoys playing the piano and violin. Likewise, he enjoys swimming and running.

Famous German Actor Matthias, Photo Via; Twitter

Matthias’s phobia

Matthias Schweighöfer has a dread of flying. Matthias always drives if there is work and never flies within Germany. If he has to go outside of Germany, he must consult with his therapist before flying.


Matthias Schweighöfer studied acting at Berlin’s renowned Ernst Busch Academy of Dramatic Arts. However, he dropped out after one year in the academy.

Matthias Schweighöfer: Professional Life & Career | Movies and TV Series:

Matthias Schweighöfer’s debut film role was in “Raus aus der Haut” (1997), directed by Andreas Dresen for television.

In the following years, he appeared in critically acclaimed projects such as Soloalbum (2003), Off Beat (2004), Das Wilde Leben (2007), and Kainochrhasen.

Matthias Schweighöfer portrayed Lieutenant-Colonel Franz Herber in the 2008 film Valkyrie, which described the bombed 20 July death and political overthrow plot to execute Adolf Hitler.

The global arrival of Valkyrie and the top pick cast not only allowed Schweighöfer to be perceived internationally, but also offered him the opportunity to work in other English-speaking roles.

Schweighöfer debuted as a film director with the 2010 rom-com What a Man, followed by his second film Schlussmacher (2013).

In 2009, he founded the fashion line German Garment alongside TV presenter Joko Winterscheidt.

In 2017, Matthias Schweighöfer produced and directed You Are Wanted, Amazon Studios’ first non-English-language TV series. He also performed the lead role.

Actor Matthias Schweighofer in the Movies of Resistance, Photo Via; Resistance

Matthias Schweighöfer best movies

  1. Girl You Know It’s True 2023                11. The Command
  2. Family Switch 2023                                   12.You Are Wanted
  3. Heart of Stone 2023                                  13.A jar Full of Life
  4. Oppenheimer 2023                                   14. Hot Dog
  5. The Swimmers                                            15. Bullyparade-The Movie
  6. Straight outta Crostwitz                          16.   Vier Gegen die Bank
  7. Army of Thieves 2021                               17. The Most beautiful Day
  8. Hinterland                                                    18.   The Wild Life
  9. Resistance                                                     19. Bibi & Tina Voll Verhext!
  10. 100 things                                                      20. Irre Sind Mannlich


Matthias has won various honors, which are listed below:

  1.  German Television Prize for Promotional Award for the performance in Verbotenes Verlangen (2000)
  2. Günter Strack TV Award for Best Young Actor for the performance in Tatort – Gewaltfieber (2002)
  3. Golden Camera for “Curt Jürgens Memorial Camera” for best newcomer and performances in Die Freunde der Freunde & Soloalbum, New Faces Award for Best Actor (2003)
  4.  Jupiter Award for Best Male Actor (TV) for his performance in Mein Leben – Marcel Reich-Ranicki (2010)
  5. GQ Man of the Year for Film National (2011)

Who is Matthias Schweighöfer dating?

He is currently dating German entertainer Ruby O’Fee. He recently provides a hand to his lover and begins to cry after cutting her hair.

Past Relationships

Matthias Schweighöfer and Ani Schromm dated from 2004 to 2012, and reconnected in late spring 2013. They have a daughter, Greta, born on May 1, 2009, and a son, Valentin, born on February 17, 2014.

Body Measurements: Height and Weight

Matthias Schweighöfer is 5’11” tall and weighs approximately 75kg.

He has blond hair and hazel eyes.

Social Media Accounts:

Matthias Schweighöfer is active on social media. He has approximately 1.4 million Instagram followers. He has approximately 1.8 million followers on Facebook. And he has roughly 721.2k followers on Twitter. He is also available on YouTube.

Matthias Schweighofer Interesting Fact

  • He is a popular actor.
  • Matthias has been interested in performing since he was a child.
  • In 1999, he was cast in the television series ‘Dr. Stefan Frank‘.
  • He played ‘Dirk’ in the 2001 film ‘Heart Over Head‘.
  • He was in the film ‘Friends of Friends’ (2002).
  • In the same year, he had the opportunity to work on the film ‘FeardotCom’.
  • He appeared in the film ‘Soloalbum’ (2003).
  • He appeared in the film ‘Off Beat’ (2004), directed by ‘Hendrik Holzemann’.
  • Matthias appeared in films such as Schiller, Polly Blue Eyes, and Lulu.
  • In 2007, he cast in the film ‘Eight Miles High’.
  • He played the character ‘Daniel’ in the film ‘Fata Morgana’ (2007).
  • He also appeared in the film ‘Rabbit Without Ears’ that year.
  • He appeared in films such as ‘The Red Baron’ and ‘Valkyrie’ (2008).