Dirk is a boy name. It is a Danish name and its pronunciation is \d(i)-rk\. Other similar names and variants include: Dierck, Dieric, Dierick, Dirck, Theodoric. Dirk is a somewhat popular first name for men (#750 out of 1220) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#64544 out of 88799).
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  • Dirk Bogarde (actor) born on March 28, 1921.
  • Dirk Nowitzki born on June 19, 1978.
  • Dirk Benedict (actor) born on March 1, 1945.
  • Dirk Frimout born on March 21, 1941.
  • Dirk Dautzenberg born on October 7, 1921.
  • Dirk Blocker born on July 31, 1957.
  • Dirk Campbell (director)
  • Dirk Kummer (actor)
  • Dirk Celis (actor)
  • Dirk Shafer (director) born on November 7, 1962.

Famous actors named Dirk and their movies

Dirk Bogarde
Dirk Bogarde

Born on March 28, 1921

  • Age: 101
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • No. of movies: 59

The Singer Not the Song

Directed by: Roy Ward Baker

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, John Mills, Mylène Demongeot, Laurence Naismith

Cast a Dark Shadow

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Margaret Lockwood, Kay Walsh, Kathleen Harrison

Desperate Moment

Directed by: Compton Bennett

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Mai Zetterling, Philip Friend, Albert Lieven



Directed by: Basil Dearden

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Sylvia Syms, Dennis Price, Anthony Nicholls

Country: United States of America

Dirk Benedict
Dirk Benedict

Born on March 1, 1945

  • Age: 77
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • No. of movies: 9


Directed by: Max Kleven

Starring: Dirk Benedict, Linda Blair, Richard Farnsworth, Matt Clark

Underground Aces

Directed by: Robert Butler

Starring: Dirk Benedict, Melanie Griffith, Rick Podell, Randy Brooks


Directed by: Richard Quine

Starring: Twiggy, Michael Witney, Eugene Roche, Dirk Benedict

Body Slam

Directed by: Hal Needham

Starring: Dirk Benedict, Tanya Roberts, Roddy Piper, Lou Albano

Dirk Kummer
Dirk Kummer
  • No. of movies: 1
Coming Out

Coming Out

Directed by: Heiner Carow

Starring: Matthias Freihof, Dagmar Manzel, Dirk Kummer, Michael Gwisdek

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Famous directors named Dirk and their movies

Dirk Campbell
Dirk Campbell
  • No. of movies: 4

Episode 1

Directed by: Dirk Campbell

Here Be Dragons

Directed by: Dirk Campbell

The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady

The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady

Directed by: Dirk Campbell

I Bought a Vampire Motorcycle

Directed by: Dirk Campbell

Starring: Neil Morrissey, Amanda Noar, Michael Elphick, Anthony Daniels

Dirk Shafer
Dirk Shafer

Born on November 7, 1962

  • Age: 60
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • No. of movies: 2


Directed by: Dirk Shafer


Directed by: Dirk Shafer

Starring: Jonathan Wade-Drahos, Andre Khabbazi, Brian Lane Green, Kiersten Warren

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