Volker Bruch

Volker Bruch Age, Net Worth & All Biography - Updated Nov 2022

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Updated On October 19, 2022

Volker Bruch is a television and film actor. Volker Bruch is known internationally for his leading roles as Wilhelm Winter.

Early life

Volker Bruch was born on 9 March 1980. As of now, he is 42 years old. He was born in Munich, West Germany. Volker Bruch grew up in Munich with five siblings. Likewise, his parent’s details like name and profession are not updated to us.

The information about his siblings is also unknown. Furthermore, he completes his study at the Max Reinhardt Seminar. Pisces is his zodiac sign. Moreover, he began acting during his years at the gymnasium and was involved with student performing groups.

While studying to commit himself to work for television and film Bruch made a deliberate choice, as opposed to the theater. Similarly, he made some of his first television appearances during this time.

Body Measurements

Volker Bruch has a height of 5 feet 8 inches. Additionally, his body weight is around 73 kg.  He has got light brown color hair and brown eyes. Furthermore, other measurements like dress size, shoe size, etc are not updated.

Social Media

Volker Bruch has got 52.5k followers on his Instagram. He is not active on Twitter and Facebook as well.


Playing small roles in German television and TV movie productions Bruch spent the beginning of his career primarily. In 2005 his first biggest role was in Axi German television movie Rose.

Thus, he won a German Television Award for Best Supporting Actor for this movie. As he acted in a number of movies including the French film Female Agentsthe year 2008 was notable for Bruch’s career, the Oscar-nominated German film The Baader Meinhof Complex as Stefan Aust.

Other movies like the English-language German biopic The Red Baron as Oberleutnant Lothar Freiherr von Richthofen, as well as the Oscar-winning American film The Reader.

Moreover, before his breakout role in the popular 2013 German miniseries Generation War Bruch had a few small supporting roles after this period in which he played one of the five protagonists.

For his performance, Bruch was nominated for a German Television Award and at the 2013 Bavarian TV Awards received a special award for Ensemble Cast. Later on,  Bruch starred in a variety of film and television productions of varying scopes until 2016.

In this period he was cast in Babylon Berlin. Bruch stars as the main character, In Babylon Berlin police inspector Gereon Rath. In the beginning, in May 2016 the first two series of the show were filmed over eight months and it was released consecutively in Fall 2017.

More about his career

Additionally, Babylon Berlin has been very popular in Germany as well as with international audiences and has elevated Bruch to international prominence. Bruch received a 2018 Golden Camera Award for his portrayal and shares an Adolf Grimme Award with the Babylon Berlin team.

Moreover, the show went on a yearlong production hiatus. Later on, in 2018 Bruch filmed two movies, he played a role in the wide-release American film The Girl in the Spider’s Web and filmed the German production Rocca Changes the World.

Additionally, Bruch began the six-month shoot for the third series of Babylon Berlin in late 2018, which premiered in Germany in January 2020.

Moreover, he was cast as German rally driver Walter Röhrl In 2022, in the English-language film 2 Win. Starring opposite Riccardo Scamarcio and  Daniel Brühl. Thus, the film depicts the 1983 World Rally Championship.

Volker Bruch

Caption: Volker Bruch movie poster. Source: Cineuropa.

Net Worth

The net worth of Volker Bruch is $3 million. Similarly, he has earned a good amount of money in his profession as an actor. Additionally, Volker Bruch lives a happy, and lavish life with his family.

Brand Endorsement

Volker has not endorsed any brand until now. There is no information about his brand’s endorsement.

Personal life

Bruch is a married man. He was married to actress Miriam Stein. The couple has a child together in 2017 but the name is not disclosed yet. Likewise, Bruch met Stein in 2009 on the set of the film Young Goethe in Love.

Later on, they later starred together in 2014’s Tour de Force,  2013’s Generation War, and 2015’s Das Goldene Ufer.

Volker Bruch

Caption: Volker Bruch with her wife. Source: Twitter.