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Thomas Scharff.

Thomas Scharff
is an actor, he portrayed Hansel & Gretel's father.


Thomas Scharff (born June 25, 1970 in Berlin) is a German actor. After high school he studied German literature, journalism and theater arts. In 1992, he launched a one-year intensive acting study at private acting studio Berlin-Friedrichstrasse, with whom he was preparing for the entrance exam to the University of Music and Theatre "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" in Leipzig. From 1993 to 1995 he studied in Leipzig music and theater. He then moved to Dresden State Theatre and went through two years of gym training. In 1992, he completed his formal training from an award. His television career began in 1998 in the ZDF series A strong team.

Selected Filmography

  • Hamburg Dockland (2007)
  • Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)


  • Height: 5' 10¾" (1.8 m).


Photo Gallery

Cast and Crew
Crew Tommy Wirkola - Adam McKay - Will Ferrell - Hans Zimmer - Atli Örvarsson
Cast Alea Sophia Boudodimos - Bjørn Sundquist - Cedric Eich - Christian Rubeck - Derek Mears - Famke Janssen - Gemma Arterton - Ingrid Bolsø Berdal - Jeremy Renner - Joanna Kulig - Kathrin Kühnel - Lucy Ella von Scheele - Monique Ganderton - Peter Stormare - Pihla Viitala - Rainer Bock - Robin Atkin Downes - Thomas Mann - Thomas Scharff - Tommy Wirkola - Zoë Bell