Richard Sammel

Bio:

Born in Heidelberg; a curious and shy boy; found the key for his world through passion for music, dance and theater; Richard studied music and drama in Germany, acting and direction in France and method acting with Susan Strasberg and Francesca de Sapio in Italy. He first went on stage in 1981 at the local theater Hildesheim, then, from 1983 in France on independent stages, at national theaters and in the streets. In 1989 he moved to Italy and met Susan Strasberg: His cinema debut was in 1990 starring in "Il Piacere delle Carni" by Barbara Barni. In 1993, he moved to Paris and got the leading role in the film version of Brechts/Eislers" The Lindbergh's Flight". Since then he has worked on film, television, theater and dance productions all over Europe, in Canada, South Africa, USA, Macedonia, Morocco which brought him happiness and a lot of richly diversified creative and thrilling experiences Richard lives in Berlin and Paris since 2007. He speaks 5 languages fluently, travels a lot and loves to be challenged.
Filmography

Actor ( 70 credits )

Piccolina bella (2017) Giuseppe
The Confessions (2016) Johannes fuchs
Outside the Box (2015)
Beauty and the Beast (2014) Le tenancier
Tiens-toi droite (2014) Benoît
Covert Operation (2014) Greenberg
Colt 45 (2014) Major
3 Days to Kill (2014) The Wolf
The Strain (2014)  Thomas Eichorst (4 episodes, 2014)
A Estrada 47 (2013) Colonnello Mayer
Tour De Force (2013) Müller
Win Win (2013) Brigadier Fischer
Da Vinci's Demons (2013)  Hartweg (uncredited) (1 episode, 2014)
It Happened in Saint-Tropez (2013) Monsieur Künze
The Third Half (2012) Spitz
L'oeil de l'astronome (2012) Burgi
Apartment in Athens (2011) Captain Kalter
The Berlin Project (2011) Alexander
Werner - Eiskalt! (2011) Hermann Seidel
Sniper: Reloaded (2011) Col. Hans Jaeger
Allein gegen die Zeit 2.0 (2011)  Alexandre LeGard (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
Alone Against the Time (2010)  Alexander Legard (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Interpol (2010)  Schwartz / ... (11 episodes, 2010-2012)
This Is Love (2009) Chef
Inglourious Basterds (2009) Sgt. Rachtman
Phantom Pain (2009) Chefarzt
My Words, My Lies - My Love (2009) Riegler
Un village français (2009)  Heinrich / ... (34 episodes, 2009-2013)
Petales sur Pierre (2009) Alphonse
Lady Blood (2008) Henri Latour
L'occupant (2008)
Colpo d'occhio (2008) Svensson
Chez Maupassant (2007)  L'officier allemand / ... (2 episodes, 2007-2011)
Casino Royale (2006) Adolph Gettler
Fragments of Antonin (2006) Jürgen
Alone (2006)
OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies (2006) Moeller
Un ami parfait (2006) Fleischer (uncredited)
Der Kriminalist (2006)  Peter Klaaßen (1 episode, 2009)
Zeppelin! (2005)
Lea Parker (2004)  Le chirurgien (1 episode, 2005)
MA 2412 - Die Staatsdiener (2003)
Wolfpack (2003)
Storia di guerra e d'amicizia (2002) Magg. Dasboten
Safe Conduct (2002) Richard Pottier
The Nest (2002) Winfried
Largo Winch (2001)  Vladimir Ilityitch Zoltak / ... (2 episodes, 2001)
Le puits (2001) Jürgen
Friends from the Dark Times (2001)
The Man Who Cried (2000) German Officer Pianist
Il cielo cade (2000)
Taxi (1998) German Gangster #1
La prière de l'écolier (1998)
Medicopter 117 - Jedes Leben zählt (1998)  Felix (1 episode, 2002)
Life Is Beautiful (1997) German Lieutenant at Station
Joséphine, ange gardien (1997)  Officier de Berlin (1 episode, 2009)
Anna Oz (1996) Le unconue
Quai n° 1 (1996)  Weiss (1 episode, 1997)
The Horseman on the Roof (1995) Franz (leader)
Les Misérables (1995) Le caporal allemand du Jura
Nancy Drew (1995)  Detective (1 episode, 1995)
Kommissar Rex (1994)  Johann Sedlacek (1 episode, 2000)
La mondaine (1994)  Kaminski (1 episode, 1994)
Nu comme un poisson dans l'eau (1994)
Klon (1994)
Caccia alle mosche (1993) Riccardo
Il piacere delle carni (1992) Axel (as Ricard Erwin Sammel)
The Devil's Daughter (1991) Truck Driver
Pierrot le fou (0) Hans
A Day Like a Week (0) Thomas Pressman