Dennis Schmidt-Foß Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluwapelumi Iwayemi
Feb 08, 2024 By Oluwapelumi Iwayemi
Originally Published on Feb 20, 2023
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Dennis Schmidt-Foß was the voice of the donkey in the Shrek movies.
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About Dennis Schmidt-Foß

Dennis Schmidt-Foß is a German actor, dialogue book author, radio play, and dubbing actor.

Schmidt-Foß started working in the dubbing studio at the age of seven. The actor started appearing in films and television shows at a young age.

Since 2007, when he took over for Randolf Kronberg, he has been one of the busiest voice performers of his age. He provided the voice of choice for Ryan Reynolds, Chris Evans, Freddie Prinze Jr., Joshua Jackson, Michael C. Hall, Scott Speedman, and Eddie Murphy.

Schmidt-Foß also played the role of Donkey in other Shrek movies, Captain America in several series, including 'Avengers Assemble', Green Lantern in 'The LEGO Movie', and Duke Devlin in 'Yu-Gi-Oh!'

Additionally, his other works include his role as Markus Zander in 'The Adventures of Dr. Bayer', David Klein in 'Wenn Engel Reisen', Ben in 'Der Runner', Toni in 'Kein Mann Für Eine Nummer', and Prancer in 'The Flight Before Christmas'. He is married to Dascha Lehmann.

Dennis Schmidt-Foß Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Dennis Schmidt-Foß's net worth?

Dennis Schmidt-Foß is a famous actor from Germany. He has an estimated net worth of around $1-5 million.

How much does Dennis Schmidt-Foß earn per year?

Information regarding his annual income is unavailable.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Dennis Schmidt-Foß?

Dennis Schmidt-Foß is 5 ft 11 in (180.3 cm) tall.

How old is Dennis Schmidt-Foß?

Dennis Schmidt-Foß is 52 years old. He was born on August 5, 1970.

Childhood And Education

Dennis Schmidt-Foß was born in August 1970 in Aschaffenburg, Germany.

He grew up with two brothers. His older half-brother is Florian Schmidt-Foß. He sometimes worked in dubbing. His younger half-brother Gerrit Schmidt-Foß is also an actor and dubbing artist.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Dennis Schmidt-Foß's partner?

Dennis Schmidt-Foß is married to his wife, Dascha Lehmann. The couple has been married since 2001. Dennis Schmidt-Foß and Dascha Lehmann have a daughter together named Dalia.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Dennis Schmidt-Foß began acting in movies at an early age. He appeared in movies like 'The Lady of the Palace Hotel' and 'Die Kinder Aus No. 67'. Alongside his younger half-brother Gerrit Schmidt-Foß, the actor appeared in several supporting parts as a teenager in television programs. Some include 'Löwenzahn', 'Tatort', and 'Ein Heim für Tiere'.

Dennis Schmidt-Foß has appeared in several television programs, such as 'Wolffs Revier', 'Max Wolkenstein', and 'A Strong Team'. Some TV movies he has appeared in include 'Heart Or Kneete', 'I Borrow a Family', and 'The Flight Before Christmas'.

The actor also starred as David Klein in 'Wenn Engel Reisen', Ben in 'Der Runner', Toni in 'Kein Mann Für Eine Nummer', and Markus Zander in 'The Adventures of Dr. Bayer'.

At the end of the '80s, Dennis Schmidt-Foß started doing a radio play and speaking. He co-starred with Simon Jäger as 'Turbo' Toshikiara in 1988. It was in the Europa label adaptation of the children's book series 'Das Schloß-Trio', directed by Heikedine Körting. As Lutz Riedel's replacement in the new Jan Tenner radio drama series, the Kiddinx label gave him another prominent part. He also voiced the protagonist in the computer game of the same name.

In 2014, Dennis Schmidt-Foß played the adult Ulric, son of King Alfadas. It is in Bernhard Hennen's radio drama series 'Die Elfen'. In the Audible audio production 'The Sandman' by Neil Gaiman and Dirk Maggs from 2020, he provided the voice for the character Corinthians.

Besides these, the actor has also worked in several movies, anime,

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