Alexandra Maria Lara – Age, Height, Career, Biography, Wiki, Boyfriend, Net worth, Husband, Salary & more

Quick Info On Alexandra Maria Lara

NameAlexandra Maria Lara
Age43 Years
Height1.74 m
Net Worth$111 Million
Table of Contents
1. Biography / Wiki
2. Physical Appearance
3. Personal Life
4. Career
5. Family
6. Relationships and More

Alexandra Maria Lara Biography/Wiki

Full NameAlexandra Maria Lara
Date of Birth12 November 1978
Age43 Years
Birth PlaceRomania
School (s)Not Known
CollegeNot Known
QualificationWell Known Actress

Alexandra Maria Lara is a Romanian-German film and television actress, best known for her performances in films such as ‘Downfall,’ ‘Youth Without Youth,’ ‘Control,’ and ‘Rush.’ Born as the only child of Romanian actor Valentin Plătăreanu, Alexandra stepped into showbiz early and landed up playing lead roles in different television dramas by the time she was sixteen. Her critically acclaimed performance in the made-for-television film ‘Der Tunnel’ paved way for other notable roles, including that of Adolf Hitler’s secretary Traudl Junge in the critically and commercially successful Oscar nominated historical war drama film ‘Downfall.’

Other Oscar nominated films featuring the diva include ‘The Reader’ and ‘Der Baader Meinhof Komplex.’ Over the years, Alexandra has worked in several noteworthy national and international projects. These include British biographical film ‘Control,’ Greek drama film ‘The Dust of Time’ and French historical miniseries ‘Napoleon’ among others. She also remained member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival and the Transylvania International Film Festival.

Physical Appearance Of Alexandra Maria Lara

Height1.74 mts
174 cms
5 feet 9 inches
Weight49 Kg
MeasurementsBody Shape – Slim
Dress Size – Not Known
Shoe Size – 00
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Skin ColourWhite

Besides being a famous celebrity he is also a model, he is very possessive about about his health and body, Given above is the body measurement of Lara.

Lara is a Famous celebrity by profession and therefore needs to maintain a good psyche and health, talking about his exact weight as per reports its specified that his weight is 49kgs.

In Addition to the reports the estimated height of Lara can be 6’2′ and he may weigh around 49kgs approximately.

Personal Life Of Alexandra Maria Lara

NationalityRussian Romanian
Zodiac SignGemini
SignatureNot Known
Blood GroupNot Known
Food HabitsNot Known

Lara has not kept himself away from the limelight. Even he is not far away from social networking sites like Instagram, Twitter, and so on.

Because of this, it has made us easy to track out the details about both her personal and professional life comprising, career and awards.


Alexandra bagged her breakthrough role Pia Mangold in the 1996 German television series ‘Mensch, Pia!.’ She earned critical acclaim starring as Charlotte ‘Lotte’ Lohmann in the 2001 released made-for-television German film ‘Der Tunnel.’ This was followed by varied roles in national and international television and film productions. Some of them include playing Annette in the German comedy film ‘Naked’ (2002), Countess Marie Walewska in the French historical miniseries ‘Napoleon’ (2002), and Tonya Gromyko Zhivago in the British television miniseries ‘Doctor Zhivago’ (2002).

She furthered her fame with the role of Marlene Lauda starring along with Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Brühl in the biographical sports film ‘Rush.’ The Ron Howard directed film that screened at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival prior to its theatrical release in the UK, the US and Germany emerged as a sensational hit and earned kudos from the critics circle. The Saul Dibb directed 2015 British-French-Belgian Second World War romantic drama film ‘Suite Française’ that starred her husband Sam Riley among others featured her in the character of Leah.

She played Hannah, German girlfriend of her husband’s character David in it. The film screened at the 62nd BFI London Film Festival in competition on October 11, 2018, aired on December 30 that year on BBC2 and was later shown at the 2019 Palm Springs International Film Festival. It received generally positive critical reviews. The Matthew Vaughn directed and produced upcoming period action spy film ‘The King’s Man’ that is planned for a February 14, 2020 release in the US by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures will feature Alexandra in the role of Polly.


ParentsFather: Platareanu
Mother : Platareanu
Husband/SpouseSam Riley

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Alexandra Maria Lara was born Alexandra Maria Plătăreanu on November 12, 1978, in Bucharest, Socialist Republic of Romania to Valentin Plătăreanu and Doina. In 1983, when she was four and a half years old, her family resolved to immigrate to West Germany to avoid living in the reign of Romanian communist politician and dictator, Nicolae Ceauşescu.

Her family initially planned to move to Canada, however they relocated and settled in the city of Freiburg im Breisgau in Baden-Württemberg and later shifted to Berlin. She graduated from the Französisches Gymnasium Berlin in 1997. Thereafter from 1997 to 2000, she attended the Theaterwerkstatt Charlottenburg under tutelage of her father, co-founder of the drama school with Henner Oft. Meanwhile she started appearing in several television dramas like the 1994 miniseries ‘Stella Stellaris.’

Relationships and more

Alexandra was romantically associated with Florian Unger for nine years before parting ways in 2006. She met English actor and singer Sam Riley on the sets of ‘Control.’ They dated for a while and then married on August 8, 2009. Together they have a son called Ben born in January 2014. As of 2011, she lives with her family in Berlin. She is fluent in Romanian, English, French and German languages. The diva, according to sources, has remained unsuccessful in garnering diving licence thrice.

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