Fritz Kortner

Actor, Director, Screenwriter
Fritz Kortner was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1947, he moved to Germany. Kortner found his beginnings in film with roles in "Pandora's Box" (1928) and "Die Frau Nach der Man Sich Sehnt" ... Read more »
Born: 05/12/1892 in Austria

Filmography

Actor (5)

Pandora's Box 1927 (Movie)

(Actor)

Berlin Express (Movie)

Franzen (Actor)

Midnight Menace (Movie)

Peters (Actor)

The Brasher Doubloon (Movie)

Vannier (Actor)

The Strange Death of Adolf Hitler (Movie)

Bauer (Actor)
Writer (1)

The Strange Death of Adolf Hitler (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Biography

Fritz Kortner was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1947, he moved to Germany. Kortner found his beginnings in film with roles in "Pandora's Box" (1928) and "Die Frau Nach der Man Sich Sehnt" (1929). Kortner began to focus on film after appearing in "The Strange Death of Adolf Hitler" (1943), the drama "Backfire" (1946) with John Hodiak and "The Brasher Doubloon" (1947) with George Montgomery. He also appeared in the drama "The Razor's Edge" (1947) with Tyrone Power. Later in his career, Kortner acted in the Merle Oberon spy thriller "Berlin Express" (1948). Kortner had zero children. Kortner passed away in July 1970 at the age of 78.

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EDUCATION

Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts

Milestones

1947

Moved to Germany

1938

Immigrated to US

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