Diane Kruger Biography

Published On Apr 19, 2017
Facts of Diane Kruger
Date of Birth: 1976 , July-15
Birth Nation: Germany
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
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Diane Kruger attended the Catholic school before joining the Royal Ballet School in London. Since her early childhood, she had an interest in ballet, an artistic dance. However, Diane was not able to continue dancing as she had a serious leg injury. Afterward, she started modeling and managed to get deals as an advertisement from fashion designer like Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Salvatore, Giorgio Armani, etc.

Besides, Diane also appeared on the cover of famous fashion magazines like Vogue Paris, Marie Claire, and Cosmopolitan before starting her acting career. She made her first film debut in a TV film, The Piano Player. Till date, she has played in several movies in different roles. Some of her well-known movies are Troy, Wicker Park, Mr. Nobody, Lily Sometimes, The host, Disorder, Sky, and so on. Currently, Diane is working on her Movie In The Fade, which is releasing soon.

Moving towards her personal life, beautiful actress Diane is a married woman. Firstly, she got married to French actor and director, Guillaume Canet. Nevertheless, the couple separated cause their careers kept them in different parts of the world. Kruger's ex-husband Canet after his divorce was rumored to have a love affair with Marion Cotillard. She then started dating an actor Joshua Jackson but they too ended their relationshipCurrently, she has announced that she is dating with an actor, Norman Reeds and seems to be enjoying a happy life with him.   

Diane earns a tremendous amount of salary through her acting career and has earned a reputation as a beautiful actress from her fans. As of 2017, her net worth has been estimated to be around $24 million.    

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Born in Algermissen, West Germany

July 15 , 1976

Diana Kruger is a German-American actress and former model who is well-known for roles as Helen in the epic war Film Troy and as a Finalist in fashion modeling event, Elite's 1992 Look Of The Year. She was born on July 15, 1976, in Algermissen, West Germany to Maria-Theresa, mother, and Hans-Heinrich, father. 

Started Modeling


Beautiful Diane had a great interest in ballet, an artistic dance before starting her modeling career. She stopped ballet, as she had a serious leg injury. Diane started her modeling career in the year of 1992. In that respect, she appeared in famous magazines like Vogue Paris, Marie Claire, and Cosmopolitan. 

Debuted in Film


Diana stopped modeling after working approximately for 10 years. She then started her acting career. She made her film debut in the year 2002 in a TV film, The Piano Player. Similarly, her first major acting role was the same year when she starred in her then husband's directorial debut Mon Idole.

Announced the nominations of 67th Golden Globe Awards


Talented woman Diane announced the nominations of 67th Golden Globe Awards in the year of 2009. On that point, she also picked up the nominations from the screen's Actor Guild for the best-supporting actress and outstanding performance for her role in movie Inglorious Basterds. 

Married to Guillaume Canet

September 1 , 2001

Diana first dated a French actor and director Guillaume Canet. Soon after two years, the couple got married in the year 2001, September 1. Similarly, the couple also acted together in the movie, Joyeux Noel. However, the relationship between them did not last for longer period and got divorce after five years of their marriage.


Dated to Joshua Jackson


Soon after getting divorced with her husband, Guillaume Canet, Diane started dating with actor Joshua Jackson. The couple remained in a relationship for almost 10 years but did not get married as they both did not find themselves compatible.    

Affair with Norman Reedus


Currently, Diane has been found having a love affair with an actor, Norman Reedus. The couple seems to enjoy each other company. As of now, there are no such records and news about their extra affairs, which would lead to their separation.

Diane's Net worth


Diane come to be seen as one of the most gifted actors of her generation. Currently, she earns a beautiful amount of money through her acting career and according to 2017, she has accommodated her net worth which is estimated to be around $24 million.