At the age of eleven, Ullmann was already on the stage of the Ernst Deutsch Theater in Hamburg. In 1996 he got a role in the television series Alphateam , directed by Norbert Schulze. Shortly afterwards he was seen in the short film The Race by Oleg Skworzow. After various appearances in series episodes, Ullmann received a continuous role in 1999 in the series Zwei Männer am Herd . He also appeared in Till Endemann's short film Near the Beach and Johannes Fabrick's Nightmare in a Marriage . In 2001 Ullmann stood in front of the camera for the television productions Stahlnetz - Das Gläserne Paradies , Großstadtrevier and Das Duo - Tod am Strand . Series appearances at Stubbe followed in 2002 - case by case: Das fourth Gebot , Family XXL and SOKO Leipzig . In 2003 Ullmann was in the television productions The Elephant - Mord never barred , Tatort: Old Bills and My Way to You Means To See Love . In 2004 he was in front of the camera for the short film Black Strawberries .
In 2003 he broke off attending the drama school in Hamburg in order to begin shooting the film Sommersturm , with which he made his cinema debut in 2004. The film is about the story of a young person coming out and the problems that arise for the friendship between the two protagonists (Tobi and Achim).
In 2005 Ullmann shot episodes of SOKO Cologne and Die Rettungsflieger . In August he was in front of the camera for Heimliche Liebe with Marie Bäumer . In September he then shot the feature film Persecuted with Maren Kroymann , in which he plays a 16-year-old who develops a sadomasochistic relationship with his probation officer. The film, directed by Angelina Maccarone , won the Golden Leopard in 2006 in the Cineasti del Presente competition at the 59th Locarno Film Festival . The theatrical release of Tracks in Germany was on 4 January of 2007.
Ullmann shot the ZDF crime thriller Der Staatsanwalt in Wiesbaden in 2006 together with Rainer Hunold . In the summer of 2006 he was in front of the camera for The Mysterious Treasure of Troy , directed by Dror Zahavi for SAT.1. In September he played under the direction of Sharon von Wietersheim in the ZDF drama Die Zeit, which is called Life . In April / May 2007 he stood next to Heino Ferch and Veronica Ferres in Berlin for the television film Das Wunder von Berlin . In the ARD drama Der Verlorene Sohn in 2009, Ullmann played a young German who converted to Islam and was suspected of terrorism .
In 2010 the film Groupies Don't Stay for Breakfast was released , in which Ullmann played the leading role alongside Anna Fischer . His portrayal of a young drug addict in the television film My Own Flesh and Blood (2011) alongside Veronica Ferres earned him a Bambi nomination. Also in 2012 he stood next to Maria Ehrich and Jannis Niewöhner for the film adaptation of Rubinrot - Liebe goes through all times in front of the camera and also starred in the following parts Saphirblau and 2016 Smaragdgrün . In mid-August 2013 the film Großstadtklein , produced by Til Schweiger , was released , in which Ullmann plays the role of Ronny. In the film Coming In by director Marco Kreuzpaintner , which was released in German cinemas in October 2014, he played the leading role of a gay star hairdresser who falls in love with a woman. In 2017 he had the leading role of the almost blind Saliya Kahawatte in My Blind Date with Life .
Ullmann lives in Hamburg. He had been in a relationship with the presenter and actress Janin Ullmann since 2008 and married her since July 2016. In December 2018, the couple announced the split.
- 2006: Günter Strack TV Prize for Secret Love
- 2007: New Faces Award for Persecuted (Best Young Actor)
- 2007: GQ Award (Shooting Star / Man of the Year)
- 2008: Golden feather for "his impressive acting achievements at a young age"
- 2008: Audi Generation Award (media)
- 1996: The Race (short film)
- 1999: Near the Beach (short film)
- 2004: summer storm
- 2004: Black Strawberries (short film)
- 2005: Game Over (short film)
- 2006: Persecuted
- 2006: Ode to Joy (Baruto no gakuen)
- 2007: Change of position
- 2008: The time that is called life
- 2008: The Wild Chickens and Life
- 2008: The brave little tailor
- 2009: Waiting for Angelina
- 2010: Groupies don't stay for breakfast
- 2012: Guardian Angel
- 2012: The Gates of the World ( World Without End )
- 2013: The Croods (dubbing voice)
- 2013: Sources of Life
- 2013: ruby red
- 2013: small city
- 2014: sapphire blue
- 2014: A Most Wanted Man
- 2014: Coming In
- 2015: 3 Turks and a baby
- 2015: Sam o cool as Sam o cool (dubbing voice).
- 2016: Bibi & Tina: girls against boys
- 2016: emerald green
- 2017: My blind date with life
- 2017: Happy Burnout
- 2018: Woof - Follow the dog
- 1999: King in Mallorca
- 1999: Two men at the stove
- 2000: Marriage nightmare
- 2001: Steel Net : The Glass Paradise
- 2002: Family XXL
- 2002: Stubbe - Case by case : The fourth commandment
- 2004: Tatort: betrayed and sold
- 2004: My way to you is called love
- 2004: School trip - people always kiss
- 2005: Secret Love - The Schoolboy and the Postman
- 2005: The rescue pilots - heart flutter
- 2006: The Mysterious Treasure of Troy
- 2007: The prosecutor - lucky children
- 2008: The miracle of Berlin
- 2008: The brave little tailor
- 2008: The time that is called life
- 2009: the prodigal son
- 2009: Crime scene: family constellation
- 2010: Amigo - Death on arrival
- 2011: My own flesh and blood
- 2011: Donna Leon - the girl of his dreams
- 2011: Einstein Castle
- 2012: Getting married is not a solution either
- 2012: The dead woman without an alibi
- 2012: The gates of the world
- 2013: Crime scene: Black Afghan hound
- 2014: Young Germany
- 2015: Getting married is not for cowards
- 2017: Lotta & the seriousness of life
- 2017: Kilimanjaro - Journey into Life
- 2018: Beat
- 2018: Bella Germania
- 2019: Tatort: Where did my darling go?
- 2019: Suddenly it was love
- 2020: From the diary of an Uber driver
- 1998/1999: Alphateam - The lifesavers in the operating room , episodes 2.24 and 4.14
- 1999: The peppercorns , episode 1.4 The mold princess
- 2001: The Duo - Death on the Beach , episode 1.2
- 2002: Metropolitan area , episode 12.19 Rose Warriors
- 2002: Stubbe - Case by Case , Episode 1.21 The Fourth Commandment
- 2003: The elephant - murder never expires , episode 1.4 The Braunsfeld miracle
- 2004: Wolffs Revier , episode 13.12 late effects
- 2005: The rescue pilots, episode 10.5 Heart flutter
- 2005: SOKO Cologne , episode 3.4 The sniper
- 2011: Einstein Castle , episode 688 season finale
- 2010: Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn , 4-CD radio play by Der Hörverlag. ISBN 978-3-86717-520-3 (spokesman for Tom Sawyer)
- 2012: Both of us, at some point. 5-CD radio play by Der Hörverlag. (Spokesman for Josh)
- 2018: Billionen-Boy by David Walliams, Argon Sauerländer audio, ISBN 978-3-8398-4166-2
- Kostja Ullmann in the Internet Movie Database (English)
- Official website of Kostja Ullmann
- Acting agency from Kostja Ullmann
- Photo and career
- Interview with Kostja Ullmann on Planet-Interview
- Ulrike Schäfer: Interview Kostja Ullmann: The person behind the gigolo . In: Stern . October 4, 2007. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved on April 7, 2015.
- sprache.de ( memento from June 15, 2015 in the Internet Archive ) from September 10, 2010, accessed on June 13, 2015
- Peter Zander: Film: Kostja Ullmann no longer wants to play the boy . In: The world . January 25, 2008. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved on April 7, 2015.
- Tobias Goltz: Interview with Kostja Ullmann: "To feel, to feel and to play - that was the big challenge." . In: planet-interview.de . Planet interview. January 5, 2007. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved on April 7, 2015.
- BZ Berlin: Terror Drama: The Prodigal Son . In: bz-berlin.de . Berlin newspaper. February 21, 2011. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved on April 7, 2015.
- Annabelle Korschan: Kostja Ullmann: "Janin is my great love" . In: Bunte . March 14, 2014. Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved on April 2, 2015.
- Bunte: Janin Reinhardt & Kostja Ullmann: You are engaged! . In: Bunte . October 5, 2014. Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved on April 2, 2015.
- Ehe-Aus at Kostja and Janin Ullmann , t-online.de, accessed on December 10, 2018
- Filmportal.de: Kostja Ullmann . In: filmportal.de . Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved April 7, 2015.
- Focus -Author jok: New Faces Award: Excellent young talent . In: Focus . May 4, 2007. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved on April 7, 2015.
- gq-magazin.de -Author kl: GQ men of the year 2007 . In: gq-magazin.de . GQ. December 4, 2007. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved on April 7, 2015.
- Norddeutscher Rundfunk: Kostja Ullmann as guest . In: Norddeutscher Rundfunk . Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved April 7, 2015.
- Audi Generation Award: Prize winner Audi Generation Award . In: generationen.de . Audi Generation Award. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved April 7, 2015.
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Ullmann, Kostja Alexander (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German actor|
|DATE OF BIRTH||May 30, 1984|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Hamburg|