Werner is a boy name and means army defender. It is a German name and its pronunciation is \we(r)-ner\. Other similar names and variants include: Verner, Warner, Wernhar, Wernher. Werner is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1022 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1056 out of 88799).
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Here’s a list of VIPs named Werner:

  • Werner Herzog (director) born on September 5, 1942.
  • Werner Heisenberg born on December 5, 1901.
  • Werner Erhard born on September 5, 1935.
  • Werner Mölders born on March 18, 1913.
  • Werner Schreyer (actor) born on March 10, 1970.
  • Werner Hirsig born on July 13, 1914.
  • Werner Veidt (actor)
  • Werner Klingler (director)
  • Werner Baecker (actor)
  • Werner Herzog (actor)
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Famous actors named Werner and their movies

Werner Schreyer
Werner Schreyer

Born on March 10, 1970

  • Age: 53
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • No. of movies: 1
Point Blank

Point Blank

Directed by: Matt Earl Beesley

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Danny Trejo, Frederic Forrest, Werner Schreyer

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Famous directors named Werner and their movies

Werner Herzog
Werner Herzog

Born on September 5, 1942

  • Age: 80
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • No. of movies: 35


Directed by: Werner Herzog

Starring: Tim Roth, Jouko Ahola

Country: Germany

The Wild Blue Yonder

Directed by: Werner Herzog

Starring: Brad Dourif

Country: Germany

The White Diamond

Directed by: Werner Herzog

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Directed by: Alice Rohrwacher,Marco Berrini,Chiara Bellosi,Andrea Segre,Sergio Fergnachino,Niccolò Bruna

Country: Italy

Werner Schroeter
Werner Schroeter

Born on April 7, 1945

  • Age: 78
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • No. of movies: 10

Nuit de chien

Directed by: Werner Schroeter

Starring: Amira Casar, Bruno Todeschini, Pascal Greggory

Country: France

Nel regno di Napoli

Directed by: Werner Schroeter

Starring: Ida Di Benedetto, Patrizio Rispo, Cristina Donadio, Antonio Orlando, Liana Trouche, Dino Mele, Renata Zamengo, Percy Hogan, Margareth Clementi, Raúl Gimenez, Tiziana Ambretti, Romeo Giro

Country: Italy

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