‘I was shit-scared when I met Kevin Feige,” Daniel Brühl confesses.On the phone from London a few hours before the premiere of Captain America: Civil War, the Spanish-born, German-raised actor, who plays the villainous Baron Zemo in the new film, is recalling his first meeting with the head of Marvel Studios.“And they liked this idea, so I had moments in French, German and so on.” That’s also the advantage of being multilingual.
Director: Wolfgang Becker Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) is a chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior.
He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.
Indeed, having broken through in his early 20s with the German hit Goodbye Lenin!
, it was this facility with languages that led to his international breakthrough role as Nazi poster-boy Frederick Zoller in Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds.
Hemsworth remains a friend and was one of the first people Brühl got in touch with after being offered Civil War.
“He was very sweet and told me I should definitely do it.
Director: John Wells A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century's most fiercely debated organization.
Director: Bill Condon In December 1914, an unofficial Christmas truce on the Western Front allows soldiers from opposing sides of the First World War to gain insight into each other's way of life.
Given that Brühl’s character is a bit of a shadowy puppet master intent on cultivating chaos and engineering a rift between Captain America (Chris Evans) and Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr), it’s not actually all that fanciful, though.
“I liked the idea in general that superheroes are questioning themselves about the damage they’re causing,” says Brühl.
I felt a little resistant at first: like I was going to be the new kid at school.