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(Producer-Actor, Voice Actor)

Relationship Facts of Til Valentin Schweiger

Til Valentin Schweiger is having an affair.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Is Til Valentin Schweiger dating Svenja Holtmann?

Til Valentin is reportedly dating Svenja Holtmann.

Past Relationships

Til married actress Dana Carlson on 19th June 1995 and have 4 children, Valentine Florian, Luna Marie, Lilli Camille, and Emma Tigre.

Til and Dana separated in 2006 and Til moved to Berlin, Germany.  On 15th May 2014, their divorce was finalized. Both Til and Dana suffered the anguish of separation.

Til, Dana and their children have often starred in his movies.  His son Valentine starred in Rabbit Without Ears in 2007, his daughter Luna in Schutzengal,  and Emma in Kokowääh.

Who is Til Schweiger?

Til Schweiger is one of Germany’s most famous and successful actors and award winner, hit movie producer, screenwriter, director, voice actor, and movie editor.

To date, he has been awarded BAMBI Bavarian Film Award, German Comedy Award, DIVA Awards, and Ernst Lubitsch Award.

Til runs his production company, Barefoot Films in Berlin, Germany.

Til Schweiger: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family

Til Schweiger was born Tilman Valentin Schweiger on December 1963 in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

A Sagittarius, Til belongs to the Baby Boomer Generation. He believes in spiritualism instead of any given religion.

Til Valentin Schweiger
Caption: Til Valentin Schweiger received the award (Source: Fabiosa)

His parents, Herbert Schweiger and Monika Schweiger were both teachers and they raised him with his two brothers in their hometown in Giessen.

Despite the family’s limited circumstances, Herbert and  Monika did everything they could to instill self-respect in their three sons. Til keeps working out of self-respect.

Til Schweiger: Education, University

Til speaks a hard-to-understand, archaic German. Initially, he planned to study German and Medicine and become a teacher but soon changed his mind.

Instead, he chose acting. From 1986-1989 he studied drama and acting at Der Keller in Cologne, Germany, and in 1989 he graduated.

Til Valentin Schweiger: Professional Life, Career

Schweiger debuted in 1970 on the German TV series Tatort, or Scene of the Crime which is still rated the best long-running television series.

In 1991, Til debuted in the movie Manta, as the lead actor followed by Maybe, Maybe Not.  His mentor was  Bernd Eichinger, another renowned producer.

Valentin established his first production company, Mr. Brown Entertainment and in 1997 among others,  produced Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door and won awards right from the start.

Til  Valentin Schweiger: Acclaim,  Awards

In 2014, he received acclaim in Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Inglorious Bastards’,  as a supporting actor in Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life, and in 2014’s Muppets Most Wanted among others.

A few of his awards are-

1998, the first non-Polish actor to receive the Best Actor Award at the Polish Film Festival.

2007, BAMBI Bavaria Film award for Traumschiff Surprise.

2015, CIVIS-Publikumspreis für Honig im Kopf

Til Valentin Schweiger: Net Worth, Income

His net worth is over $30 million and his earnings are the ten best in the movie industry. Each of Til’s movies grossed over $40+ Million US at the box office.

Til Valentin Schweiger: Rumors

In 2018, former cyclist Jan Ullrich was arrested for allegedly breaking into Til’s house in Mallorca and threatening him.

Til is rumored to have total contempt for anything Nazi. But when he read that his persona kills Nazis in the movie Inglorious Bastards, he took the role of a fake Nazi.

Body Measurements

He has auburn hair and grey-blue eyes, is 5.10 tall, weighs 74 kg and his shoe size is 11 US. His bicep size is 35, waist size 89 bust size 105

Social Media

Til has 316.2 k followers on Instagram, on Facebook 1.3 m, and 48.8 k on Twitter.


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