German singer and actress who signed a deal with Hansa Records after placing second on the singing competition Stimme 2000. Her breakthrough came with the single "Für Dich," which hit the top of the charts in her native Germany.
She grew up in Erfurt, Thuringia, East Germany and played the piano and flute as a teenager.
She was nominated for a Jupiter Award for Best German Actress for her performance in 2015's The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music.
She has a son named Charlie with author and actor Oliver Wnuk. She previously dated actor Wayne Carpendale.
She sang a duet with Eric Benet called "Where Does the Love Go?" in 2006.