The protagonist of All Quiet on the Western Front is German soldier Paul Bäumer played by Felix Kammerer in All Quiet on the Western Front cast, who, together with his companions, lies about his age in order to enlist in World War I and achieve fame and glory. The gullible new recruits, certain of their victory, had no idea that numerous warriors have perished before them. They would either be mercilessly executed or barely survive, and we will talk about the ones who play them in the All Quiet on the Western Front cast.
The epic anti-war film directed by Edward Berger is based on the 1929 novel of the same name by Erich Maria Remarque, this is the first time a German director who is well aware of the remorse and humiliation Germans associate with war had adapted German literature. Germany’s official submission for the Best International Feature Film category of the 2023 Oscars will be Berger’s and All Quiet on the Western Front cast’s work.
Felix Kammerer as Paul Bäumer
Austrian actor Felix Kammerer was born on September 19, 1995, and since the beginning of 2019, he has been a part of the Vienna Burgtheater ensemble. Angelika Kirchschlager and Hans Peter Kammerer gave birth to Felix Kammerer. He participated with Maresa Hörbiger’s Young Ensemble Hörbiger and started attending the Berlin-based Ernst Busch Academy of Dramatic Arts in 2015 and graduated in 2019. In the course of his training, he performed in Michael Kohlhaas and Karel Capek’s Rossum’s Universal Robots.
He made his Salzburg Festival debut in 2019 as the student Simin in Summer Guests and appeared in Jugend sans Gott at the Maxim Gorki Theater in 2019 under the direction of Nurkan Erpulat. He was recruited to the Burgtheater in Vienna by Martin Kusej as a permanent member of the ensemble, where he made his acting debut as the Duke of Medina. All Quiet on the Western Front cast Kammerer is 27 years old and single.
Daniel Brühl as Matthias Erzberger
All Quiet on the Western Front cast member Brühl’s performances in Das Weisse Rauschen, Nichts Bereuen (No Regrets) (2001), and Vaya con Dios (2001) earned him his first German Film Award for Best Actor and he won the European Film Award for Best Actor and a second German Film Award for Best Actor for his lead performance in the German film Good Bye, Lenin.
His breakout performance as Fredrick Zoller, a German war hero, in Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds, served as his introduction to the general public. All Quiet on the Western Front cast member Brühl is 44 years old, was born on June 16, 1978, and is married to Felicitas Rombold.
Albrecht Schuch as Stanislaus Katczinsky
German actor Albrecht Abraham Schuch was born in Jena and he has been performing in theaters since 2001: at Leipzig’s University of Music and Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy,” he received his acting instruction from 2006 to 2010. Since the 2010–2011 season, Schuch has been a permanent member of the cast at the Berlin Maxim Gorki Theater, but Schuch has also made appearances in more than 20 movies and television shows since the late 2000s.
His major part as an anti-aggression coach for a 9-year-old girl in System Sprenger and his supporting performance as the psychopath Reinhold in Berlin Alexanderplatz marked the apex of his acting. All Quiet on the Western Front cast member Schuch is 37 years old, was born on August 21, 1985, and his partner is unknown.
Aaron Hilmer as Albert Kropp
In 2015 and 2016, Aaron Hilmer attended the Hamburg-based “New Talent” acting school and agency for children and teenagers, since 2011, Hilmer has been in front of the camera and started acting when he was young. He played classmate Diego in the children’s and teen series The Peppercorns from 2013 to 2014 in a recurrent series role, and he has also played both the protagonist and supporting parts in the television series Großstadtrevier, Notruf Hafen Kante, and Die Kanzlei. All Quiet on the Western Front cast member Hilmer is 23 years old, was born on May 11, 1999, and is single.
Edin Hasanović as Tjaden Stackfleet
At the start of the Bosnian War, Edin Hasanovic was born in Zvornik, a few months later, his mother and the child fled to Germany. In 2011, he received his diploma from Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg’s Heinrich Schliemann High School and admitted in his own words that he had always been interested in acting. The year 2003 with the young Frederick Lau was eventually the turning point for him to pursue acting professionally and Hasanovic provided suggestions to a casting agency in 2005. His first acting job, according to Hasanovic, came a week later: in 2005/06, he participated in Thomas Langhoff’s production of Botho Strauss.
All Quiet on the Western Front cast member Hasanovic is 30 years old, was born on April 2, 1992, and his girlfriend is rumored to be Natalia Rudziewicz.