Biography

Karin Dor (born February 22, 1938, Wiesbaden, Germany) was a German actress who became popular in the 1960s playing heroines in Edgar Wallace and Karl May movies. She starred in the James Bond movie You Only Live Twice and the Alfred Hitchcock movie Topaz.

Dor was born as Kätherose Derr. She was married to George Robotham, a U.S. stunt-director, from 1988 until his death in 2007. The couple lived in Los Angeles and Munich. Her previous marriage was to Harald Reinl (1954–68); she had a child by that marriage.

In 2008 she was back on stage again in Munich in Man lebt nur dreimal ("You Only Live Thrice").

She died in Munich on 6 November 2017.

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Karin Dor (born February 22, 1938, Wiesbaden, Germany) was a German actress who became popular in the 1960s playing heroines in Edgar Wallace and Karl May movies. She starred in the James Bond movie You Only Live Twice and the Alfred Hitchcock movie Topaz.

Dor was born as Kätherose Derr. She was married to George Robotham, a U.S. stunt-director, from 1988 until his death in 2007. The couple lived in Los Angeles and Munich. Her previous marriage was to Harald Reinl (1954–68); she had a child by that marriage.

In 2008 she was back on stage again in Munich in Man lebt nur dreimal ("You Only Live Thrice").

She died in Munich on 6 November 2017.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Karin Dor, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 74

Birthday 1938-02-22

Day of Death 2017-11-06

Place of Birth Wiesbaden, Germany

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 The Misplaced World as Rosa
2012 German Grusel as Herself
2012 Im Leben von … (2 episodes)
2011 Rosamunde Pilcher: Herzensfragen as Lady Claire Sherberton
2006 I Am the Other Woman as Frau Winter
2004 Inga Lindström (1 episode) as Elinor Frödin
2000 Rosamunde Pilcher: Ruf der Vergangenheit as Emily Stockton
1998 Rosamunde Pilcher: Der Preis der Liebe as Daisy
1994 Mein Freund, der Lipizzaner as Louise
1992 Die große Freiheit (4 episodes) as Jutta van Straaten
1987 Johann Strauss: The King Without a Crown as Jetty
1985 Gipfeltreffen as Nadine
1983 Der Lord und das Kätzchen
1981 Wanna bet, that..? (1 episode)
1978 SOKO 5113 (1 episode) as Berenike Stassfurth
1977 Frauenstation as Frau Schumann
1977 Auf los geht's los (1 episode) as herself
1977 Dark Echo as Lisa Bruekner
1974 Only the Wind Knows the Answer as Nicole Monnier
1974 Hochzeitsnacht im Paradies as Regine Mangold
1971 Dalli Dalli (1 episode)
1971 Haie an Bord as Andrea Jacobs
1970 Assignment Terror as Maleva Kerstein
1969 Topaz as Juanita de Cordoba
1968 In the Valley of Death as Mabel Kingsley
1968 Dear Caroline as Isabelle de Loigny
1967 Die Nibelungen, Teil 2: Kriemhilds Rache as Brunhild
1967 The Snake Pit and the Pendulum as Baroness Lilian von Brabant
1967 You Only Live Twice as Helga Brandt
1967 Ironside (2 episodes)
1966 The Nibelungs, Tale 1: Siegfried as Brunhild
1966 Target for Killing as Sandra Perkins
1966 Where Are You Taking That Woman as Denise
1966 The Spy with Ten Faces as Helen Farheit
1965 The Sinister Monk as Gwendolin
1965 I Knew Her Well as Barbara
1965 The F.B.I. (1 episode)
1965 The Face of Fu Manchu as Maria Muller Janssen
1965 The Last Tomahawk as Cora Munroe
1965 Hotel der toten Gäste as Gilly Powell
1964 Last of the Renegades as Ribanna
1964 Room 13 as Denise
1963 The Secret of the Black Widow as Clarisse
1963 The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle as Claridge Dorsett
1963 The White Spider as Muriel Irvine
1962 The Treasure of the Silver Lake as Ellen Pattersson
1962 Ohne Krimi geht die Mimi nie ins Bett as Barbara Holstein
1962 The Carpet of Horror as Ann Learner
1962 The Bellboy and the Playgirls
1962 The Invisible Dr. Mabuse as Liane Martin
1961 Im schwarzen Rössl as Eva Lantz
1961 Am Sonntag will mein Süßer mit mir segeln gehn as Georgie Hagen, die Sprachstudentin
1961 So angelt man keinen Mann as Tessy
1961 The Forger of London as Jane Clifton
1961 Bei Pichler stimmt die Kasse nicht as Anneliese
1961 The Green Archer as Valerie Howett Bellamy
1960 The White Horse Inn as Brigitte Giesecke
1960 The Terrible People as Nora Sanders
1959 Ein Sommer, den man nie vergißt as Christine von Auffenberg
1959 Das blaue Meer und Du as Helga Heidebrink
1959 Skandal um Dodo as Helga
1958 13 kleine Esel und der Sonnenhof as Monika
1958 Worüber man nicht spricht as Christa Riek
1958 Sin Began with Eve as Dinah
1958 Kleiner Mann - ganz groß as Meike Brauns
1957 Almenrausch und Edelweiß as Maresi Meier
1957 Die Zwillinge vom Zillertal as Daniela Kleemann
1957 Zum blauen Bock (1 episode) as herself
1956 Santa Lucia as Manina
1955 As Long as You Live as Pepita
1954 Ihre große Prüfung as Elena Clausen
1954 Der schweigende Engel as Erika
1954 Rosen-Resli as Beschäftigte im Hutladen
1954 Rosen aus dem Süden

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