Matthias Schweighöfer is a German actor, voice actor, film director, and producer.
In 2010, he made his debut as film director with the romantic comedy What a Man, followed in 2013 by his second movie Schlussmacher. In 2017, he directed, produced and played the lead role in You Are Wanted, Amazon Studios’ first non-English-language TV series.
In 2021, Schweighöfer appeared in the Netflix film Army of the Dead, directed by Zack Snyder, as Ludwig Dieter. He reprised his role in the prequel film, Army of Thieves, which he also directed.