Volker Spengler Death – Obituary: Volker Spengler, German actor (In a Year of 13 Moons) Has Passed Away
Volker Spengler, German actor (In a Year of 13 Moons) Has Passed Away
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About Volker Spengler
Volker Spengler (16 February 1939, Bremen – 8 February 2020, Berlin) was a German stage and film actor.
Spengler was best-known to international audiences as one of Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s key collaborators, he appeared in numerous films of the director. His most noted role with Fassbinder was as the transsexual Erwin/Elvira of the film In a Year of 13 Moons (1978). Overall, Spengler appeared in about 40 film and television productions between 1966 and 2004, also working with other notable directors like Christoph Schlingensief and Volker Schlöndorff.
As a stage actor, Spengler was discovered for the Schiller Theater in the late 1960s by director Fritz Kortner. He performed in “Amanullah Amanullah” at Berlin’s Volksbühne in April 2009. He was a long-standing veteran at the Volksbühne and the Berliner Ensemble. His trademark was his raspy and unmistakable voice.
Volker Spengler Cause of Death
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