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Karl Gerhart Fröbe, better known as Gert Fröbe (25 February 1913 – 5 September 1988) was a German actor who starred in many films, including the James Bond film Goldfinger as Auric Goldfinger, The Threepenny Opera as Peachum, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang as Baron Bomburst, and in Der Räuber Hotzenplotz as Hotzenplotz.

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Karl Gerhart Fröbe, better known as Gert Fröbe (25 February 1913 – 5 September 1988) was a German actor who starred in many films, including the James Bond film Goldfinger as Auric Goldfinger, The Threepenny Opera as Peachum, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang as Baron Bomburst, and in Der Räuber Hotzenplotz as Hotzenplotz.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 111

Birthday 1913-02-25

Day of Death 1988-09-05

Place of Birth Zwickau, Germany

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1988 Auf ein Neues as Narrator
1985 The Black Forest Clinic (1 episode) as 100-jähriger Patient Theodor Katz
1985 Alte Sünden rosten nicht as Konsul Heimann
1984 August der Starke as König August der Starke
1983 Der Garten as Mr. Hayward
1981 Ludwig (5 episodes) as Father Hoffman
1981 The Falcon as Jug Bogdan
1980 Umbrella Coup as Otto Krampe, dit La Baleine
1979 Bloodline as Inspector Max Hornung
1979 Noch 'ne Oper
1978 Der Tiefstapler as Felix von Korn
1978 Der Schimmelreiter as Tede Volkerts, der alte Deichgraf
1977 Tod oder Freiheit as Graf von Buttlar
1977 The Serpent's Egg as Inspector Bauer
1977 Das Gesetz des Clans as Philip Brown
1976 Sonntagsgeschichten as Innkeeper
1976 Death Rite as Vestar
1975 Mein Onkel Theodor oder Wie man viel Geld im Schlaf verdient as Traugott Wurster / Theodor Wurster
1975 Doctor Justice as Max Orwall / Georges Orwall
1974 Shadowman as Sorbier
1974 Ten Little Indians as Wilhelm Blore
1974 Der Räuber Hotzenplotz as Hotzenplotz
1973 Ludwig as Father Hoffmann
1971 $ as Mr. Kessel
1969 Monte Carlo or Bust! as Willi Schickel & Horst Muller
1968 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang as Baron Bomburst
1968 Dear Caroline as Le docteur Belhomme
1967 Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon as Professor Siegfried von Bulow
1967 I Killed Rasputin as Rasputin
1966 Triple Cross as Colonel Steinhager
1966 Is Paris Burning? as Von Choltitz
1966 Ganovenehre as Importen-Paul
1966 The Upper Hand as Walter
1966 Goldene Kamera Verleihung (1 episode) as himself
1965 Das Liebeskarussell as Emil Claasen
1965 Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes as Colonel Manfred von Holstein
1965 A High Wind in Jamaica as Dutch Captain
1964 Goldfinger as Auric Goldfinger
1964 Backfire as Karl Fehrman
1964 Tonio Kröger as Polizist Petersen
1964 Greed in the Sun as Castigliano dit 'La betterave'
1963 The Threepenny Opera as Jonathan Jeremiah Peachum
1963 Heute kündigt mir mein Mann as Alfred Paulsen
1963 Banana Peel as Raymond Lachard
1963 Enough Rope as Melchior Kimmel
1962 The Longest Day as Sgt. Kaffekanne
1962 The Terror of Doctor Mabuse as Kriminalkommissar Lohmann
1962 Redhead as Kramer
1961 Auf Wiedersehen as Angelo Pirrone
1961 Via Mala as Jonas Lauretz
1961 The Green Archer as Abel Bellamy
1961 The Return of Dr. Mabuse as Kommissar Lohmann
1960 Le bois des amants as General
1960 Bis dass das Geld euch scheidet as Jupp Grapsch
1960 The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse as Kriminalkommissar Kras
1960 Soldatensender Calais as Der Chef
1960 The High Life as Docteur Kölling
1960 Crook and the Cross as Paul Wittkowski
1959 Alt Heidelberg as Doktor Jüttner
1959 Der Schatz vom Toplitzsee as Johannes Grohmann / Dr. Brand
1959 The Day the Rains Came as Dr. Albert Maurer
1959 Menschen im Hotel as Preysing
1959 Duel with Death as Dag sen.
1959 Douze heures d'horloge as Monsieur Blanche
1959 Stars in der Manege (5 episodes)
1959 Prisoner of the Volga as Professor
1959 Jons und Erdme as Smailus
1959 Nick Knattertons Abenteuer as Hugo
1958 The Girl with the Cat Eyes as Tessmann - Katjas Vater
1958 Der Pauker as Freddy Blei
1958 Grabenplatz 17 as Titu Goritsch
1958 Rosemary as Bruster
1958 It Happened in Broad Daylight as Schrott
1958 Nasser Asphalt as Jupp
1958 Échec au porteur as Hans
1957 Das Herz von St. Pauli as Jabowski
1957 Charmants garçons as Edmond
1957 Der tolle Bomberg as Gustav-Eberhard Mühlberg
1957 He Who Must Die as Patriarcheas
1957 The Girl and the Legend as Mr.Gillis
1957 Typhoon Over Nagasaki as Ritter
1956 Winter in the Woods as Gerstenberg
1956 Ein Herz schlägt für Erika as Heubacher
1956 The Girl from Flanders as Rittmeister Kupfer
1955 Dunja
1955 Das Forsthaus in Tirol as Bäuerle, Kaufmann
1955 Les héros sont fatigués as Hermann
1955 Ich weiß, wofür ich lebe as Pfeifer, Inspektor Jugendfürsorge
1955 Der dunkle Stern as Deltorri
1955 Special Delivery as Olaf
1955 Mr. Arkadin as First Policeman - Munich
1955 Was bin ich? (1 episode)
1954 Salto Mortale as Jan
1954 Double Destiny as Mittelmeier
1954 They Were So Young as Lobos
1954 Das Kreuz am Jägersteig as Kobbe
1954 Morgengrauen
1954 Ewiger Walzer as Gawrinoff
1954 The Little Town will go to Sleep as Oskar Blume
1953 Hochzeit auf Reisen as Herr Mengwasser
1953 Arlette erobert Paris as Manager Edmond Duval
1953 Die vertagte Hochzeitsnacht as Gondoliere
1953 Ein Herz spielt falsch as Briefüberbringer
1952 Der Tag vor der Hochzeit as Rundfunkreporter
1951 Decision Before Dawn as deutscher Offizier
1951 Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) (1 episode) as himself
1950 Die Kreuzlschreiber as Lustiger Bauernbursche mit der Zither.
1949 Nach Regen scheint Sonne as Konstantin
1948 The Berliner as Otto Normalverbraucher
1948 Bambi-Verleihung (2 episodes) as himself

Writing

1986 Aus familiären Gründen Writer

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