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Robert Gernhardt (1937–2006)

Robert Gernhardt was born on December 13, 1937 in Tallinn, Estonia. He was a writer and director, known for Otto - Der Film (1985), Otto - Der Neue Film (1987) and Otto - Der Außerfriesische (1989). He was married to Almut Gehebe and Almut Ullrich. He died on June 30, 2006 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany. See full bio »

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 2008 Happy Otto! Wir haben Grund zum Feiern... (TV Movie) (archive footage)
 1995 Otto - Die Serie (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... (writer)
 1989 Otto - Der Außerfriesische (writer)
 1987 Otto - Der Neue Film (written by)
 1985 Otto - Der Film (screenplay)
 1981 Ein neues Programm von und mit Otto Waalkes (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1979 Die Otto-Show VII (TV Movie)
 1978 Die Otto Show VI (TV Movie)
 1977 Der Schnüffler (Short)
 1977 Otto V (TV Movie)
 1976 Jetzt bist du dran, Feilchen (Short) (uncredited)
 1976 Otto IV (TV Movie) (as Robert J. Gernhardt)
 1975 Otto - Das 3. Programm (TV Movie) (as Robert J. Gernhardt)
 1975 Dr. Muffel's Telebrause (TV Series)
 1974 Die Hau Schau (Short)
 1972 Auf falscher Bahn (Short) (uncredited)
 1972 Hier ist ein Mensch (Short) (uncredited)
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Robert J. Gernhardt

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Well-known German writer, whose poetry and prose are influenced by the comic traditions of Wilhelm Busch or Joachim Ringelnatz and the urban poetry of Heinrich Heine and Bertolt Brecht. See more »

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