Carin C. Tietze
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Carin C. Tietze was born in 1964 in Denver, Colorado and grew up near Munich. American by birth, she completed her acting studies at the New York ‘Neighbourhood Playhouse School Of Theatre’ in 1987 and launched her career as a film and television actress at the end of the 1980s. Since then Carin C. Tietze has convincingly demonstrated the broad spectrum of her acting skills in comedies, including Sönke Wortmann’s ‘Allein unter Frauen’ (1991) and Rolf Silber’s ‘Echte Kerle’ (1995), as well as in the 1998 action thrillers ‘Mörderische Abfahrt – Skitour in den Tod’ and ‘Helden und andere Feiglinge’. The actress became well known to a large audience thanks to her roles as the investigator Marie Winter alongside Dieter Pfaff in the crime series ‘Sperling’ (2003–2006) and as the tough superintendent Gesine Westphal in the Sat.1 series ‘SK Kölsch’. Other films with Carin C. Tietze made between 1999 and 2008 include ‘Frauen, die Prosecco trinken’ by Ulrich König and ‘Ein Mann für gewisse Sekunden’ by Bernhard Stephan, as well as ‘Kleine Semmeln’ by Paul Harather, ‘Ein Mann steht auf’ by Michael Lähn, ‘Racheengel’ by Thorsten Näter and ‘Dornröschens leiser Tod’ by Marcus O. Rosenmüller. The character actress could be seen in three productions at the same time in early 2008: ‘Wieder daheim’ (directed by Walter Bannert), ‘Die Sache mit dem Glück’ (directed by René Heisig) and in the series ‘Der Winzerkönig’. These were followed in 2009 by the film adaptation of the novel ‘Karibisches Geheimnis’ by Barbara Wood. Since 2011 the actress has been playing the attractive café owner Sabrina Rattlinger in the early evening series ‘Heiter bis tödlich – Hubert & Staller’ (diverse directors). In addition she has had a number of leading and minor parts in television and cinema productions. Her well-known productions include the TV comedy ‘Das Leben ist ein Bauernhof” (2012) and the cinema film ‘Mara und der Feuerbringer” (directed by Tommy Krappweis, 2013) – the film adaptation of the book of the same name. Carin C. Tietze continues to be present on television in, for example, ‘München 7’ by Franz Xaver Bogner (2014), ‘Herzensbrecher’ (directed by Oliver Muth, Jurij Neumann, 2015) or ‘Die Chefin’ (2016 – directed by Michi Riebl) and ‘Der Nesthocker’ (2017 – directed by Franziska Meyer Price). In addition to being in front of the camera, Carin C. Tietze often works as a voice actress as well, for example as Cowgirl Jessie in Disney’S ‘Toy Story 2,3,4’, and in the theater play ‘Sommerabend’ at Bayerischer Hof Munich.