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Cornell Borchers (1925–2014)

Tall, blonde, turquoise-eyed Cornell Borchers was born of Lithuanian ancestry and studied medicine before turning towards a career in the performing arts. She attended drama classes from 1947 to 1948 and was discovered for films by the director Arthur Maria Rabenalt. She made a few German films before signing a seven-year contract with 20th Century... See full bio »


(age 89) in Germany

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 1959 Doctor Without Scruples
Harriet Owen
 1958 Television Playwright (TV Series)
Martha Heinz
- Call Me a Liar (1958) ... Martha Heinz
 1958 Flood Tide
Anne Gordon
 1957 Rot ist die Liebe
 1957 Istanbul
Stephanie Bauer / Karen Fielding
 1956 Never Say Goodbye
Lisa Gosting
 1955 Oasis
Karine Salstroem
 1954 The Divided Heart
 1954 Maxie
Nora, seine Frau
 1952 Haus des Lebens
Dr. Elisabeth Keller
 1952 Adventures in Vienna
Karin Manelli
 1951 Dark Eyes
Helene Samboni
 1951 Das ewige Spiel
Marie Campenhausen
 1951 Unvergängliches Licht
Michèle Printemps
 1951 Die tödlichen Träume
Angelika / Inez / Lisette / ...
 1950 Die Lüge
Ellen, seine Tochter
 1950 The Big Lift
Frederica Burkhardt
 1950 0 Uhr 15, Zimmer 9
Maria Mertens
 1950 Absender unbekannt
Dr. Elisabeth Markert - Lehrerin
 1949 Martina
 1949 Anonymous Letters
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Had three children: Christian Amadeus (b. 1953), with Bruce Cunningham; Gabriel Antonius (b. 1961) and Julia Kathrin (b. 15. September 1962), with Anton Schelkopf. See more »

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