Franka Potente is a German actress. She made her debut in the film After Five in the Forest Primeval. A few years later, she was acclaimed for her performance in the movie Run Lola Run. She was also praised for her acting in the television movie Opernball. She became further known in the 2000s for starring in the movie The Princess and the Warrior. This earned her a Best Actress nomination at the European Film Awards. She next ventured into Hollywood, appearing in the movie Blow. She then gained wider recognition for playing Marie Helena Kreutz in The Bourne Identity and The Bourne Supremacy. More recently, she played Anita Gregory in The Conjuring 2.