(born Tobias Bloéb
on July 11, 1959) is an Austrian
Born in Gries am Brenner
, Moretti is the eldest of four brothers. His brothers are named Tomas, Cristoph and Gregor. Since 1997 he has been married to Julia Moretti (née Wilhem), an oboist
. They have three children, Antonia (born August 1998), Lenz Valentino (born February 2000) and Rosa Cäcilia (born February 2011). The name comes from her mother, who is Italian
Moretti studied composition at the Vienna
University of Music and Applied Arts, then went to Munich
to train for the stage at the renowned Otto-Falckenberg Schule
. After graduation he was a permanent member of the Bayrische Staatsschauspiel
ensemble (Frank Baumbauer) and played at the Munich Kammerspiele
) from 1985 to 1995 where he earned critical praise in a sweeping variety of productions, appearing in Bertolt Brecht
's Man is Man
's Der Frosch
) and playing the lead in Shakespeare
's Troilus and Cressida
Moretti appeared in the TV series Inspector Rex
from 1994 to 1998 as Richard Moser, the main policeman in the murder unit.
- "Moretti" is his mother's surname.
- He has his own production company.
- Nikolaus Harnoncourt says about Moretti, "Moretti is a person with a great feel for music, whom you can talk to like to a musician. He is married to a musician who presumably talks primarily about music and farming with him. And if a person is so connected to......