Diane Kruger is a German actress and former fashion model. Kruger’s career began in the modeling industry, where she gained recognition for her striking beauty and unique style. However, it was her transition to acting that allowed her to showcase her talents and cement her status as one of the most versatile and accomplished performers of her generation.
Kruger’s breakout role came in the 2004 film “Troy,” where she played the iconic character of Helen of Troy opposite Brad Pitt. The film was a massive commercial success and catapulted Kruger to international fame, earning her critical acclaim and numerous award nominations. Following her success in “Troy,” Kruger went on to star in a number of other high-profile films, including “National Treasure,” “Inglourious Basterds,” and “The Host.”
She has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry, including Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese, and Nicolas Cage. Her partnership with renowned fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld was also a major success, as she became the face of his Chanel and Fendi campaigns and worked closely with him on various creative projects.