Award-winning German actor and businessman who became known for portraying the title character in a number of Edgar Wallace movies. In 2012, he received a Bambi Prize for his Life’s Function. During WWII he was educated being a Hitler Youngsters combat trainer. After many years of achievement on film and tv, he retired to redouble his concentrate on stage performing. He previously a son called Thomas along with his initial wife, Gundula Korte, who passed on this year 2010. He starred in a variety of film adaptations of Edgar Wallace books.