Edgar Selge is one of Germany’s best-known character actors. Born in 1948, he grew up in Herford in East Westphalia as the son of a prison director. He completed his acting studies in 1975 at the Otto Falckenberg School of the Performing Arts in Munich. Prior to that, he studied philosophy and German literature in Munich and Dublin as well as classical piano in Vienna. He has won several awards for his work. “Hast du uns endlich gefunden” [“You Finally Found Us”] is his literary debut.