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Diane Kruger to Be One of the 2008 Berlinale Jury

January 30, 2008 (7:59 am) GMT
The 'National Treasure' beauty has been chosen by the 58th Berlin Film Festival's organizers as one of the eight jury to select the Golden Bear and the Silver Bears winners.

The co-star of in "" has been chosen to be among the eight international film experts and stars to decide who is to take home the Golden Bear and the Silver Bears. On Tuesday, January 29, the German actress has been announced by the Berlinale organizers to be joining the jury panel at the 2008 Berlin Film Festival which will be held on February 7 to 17.

On the panel led by the 1990 Berlinale Golden Bear-winner Costa-Gavras, Kruger joins Danish director Susanne Bier, French actress Sandrine Bonnaire, production designer Uli Hanisch, sound designer Walter Murch, Russian film producer Alexander Rodniansky and Taiwanese actress . With those fellow, she would have to select films to be awarded the 58th Berlinale's top kudos from the total of 21 films running in the main competition.

The 31-year-old actress made her international breakthrough with her role as Helen of Sparta in Oscar-nominated film "". Her film credits include "Michel Vaillant", "Wicker Park", "" and "Joyeux Noel". In 2007, she starred as the wife of a South African prison guard in the Bille August's drama "", which was in the list of the 2007 Berlinale Competition films.

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