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Johannes Heesters (1903–2011)


Johannes Heesters was born on December 5, 1903 in Amersfoort, Utrecht, Netherlands as Johan Marius Nicolaas Heesters. He was an actor, known for Zwei Münchner in Hamburg (1989), You Only You (1941) and Professor Nachtfalter (1951). He was married to Simone Rethel and Wiesje Ghijs. He died on December 24, 2011 in Starnberg, Bavaria, Germany. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2011/II Ten (Short)
Mr. Peterson
 2008 Julia - Wege zum Glück (TV Series)
Arbeitgeber Johannes Heesters
- Episode #1.726 (2008) ... Arbeitgeber Johannes Heesters
 2003 In aller Freundschaft (TV Series)
Prof. Dr. Junghans
- Zurück ins Leben (2003) ... Prof. Dr. Junghans
 1999 Theater: Momo (TV Movie)
Meister Hora
 1996 Ein gesegnetes Alter (TV Movie)
 1995 Zwischen Tag und Nacht (TV Series)
 1995 Zwei alte Hasen (TV Series)
Jan van Houten
- Grandhotel (1995) ... Jan van Houten
 1994 Silent Love (Short)
Geigensolist
 1991 Altes Herz wird nochmal jung (TV Movie)
Various
 1985 Alte Gauner (TV Series)
Gustav
- Die große Prüfung (1985) ... Gustav
 1985 Otto - Der Film
Clochard
 1984 Die schöne Wilhelmine (TV Series)
Marschall Keith
- Heimsuchungen (1984) ... Marschall Keith
- Das Liebesnest (1984) ... Marschall Keith
- Ewige Treue (1984) ... Marschall Keith
 1982 Sonny Boys (TV Movie)
Al Lewis
 1980 Liebe bleibt nicht ohne Schmerzen (TV Movie)
Narrator
 1980 Die Alten kommen (TV Movie)
 1974 Hochzeitsnacht im Paradies (TV Movie)
Dr. Hansen
 1973 Peter Alexander präsentiert Spezialitäten (TV Series)
Singer
- Peter Alexanders Wunschkonzert (1973) ... Singer
 1973 Die Welt des Robert Stolz (TV Movie)
 1973 Hallo - Hotel Sacher... Portier! (TV Series)
Marinus de Ryder
- Opernball (1973) ... Marinus de Ryder
 1973 Paganini (TV Movie)
Fürst Felice Bacciocchi
 1971 Gastspiele (TV Movie)
Steven Gilford
 1970 Der Kommissar (TV Series)
Eberhard Boszilke
- Parkplatz-Hyänen (1970) ... Eberhard Boszilke
 1968 Unsere liebste Freundin (TV Movie)
Christian Bach-Nielsen
 1968 Wild Violets (TV Movie)
Dr. Hans Thomas
 1966 Hochzeitsnacht im Paradies (TV Movie)
Dr. Ulrich Hansen
 1965 Deutsche Schlagerfestspiele 1965 (TV Movie)
Singer
 1965 Viktoria und ihr Husar (TV Movie)
Cunlight
 1965 Leider lauter Lügen (TV Movie)
Professor Saladin Rohde
 1962 Nicht zuhören, meine Damen! (TV Movie)
Daniel Bachelet
 1961 Junge Leute brauchen Liebe
Charles Fürst
 1960 Am grünen Strand der Spree (TV Mini-Series)
Graf Chiaroscuro
- Capriccio italien (1960) ... Graf Chiaroscuro
 1959 Nocturno im Grand Hotel (TV Movie)
Karolin - ein berühmter Dirigent
 1959 Die unvollkommene Ehe
Professor Paul Lert
 1959 Besuch aus heiterem Himmel
John Underhower
 1959 Frau im besten Mannesalter
Bernhard Hauff
 1958 Stage Free for Marika
Michael Norman
 1957 Of All Loved
Rudolf Avenarius
 1957 Viktor and Viktoria
Jean Perrot
 1956 My Husband's Getting Married Today
Robert Petersen
 1956 Opernball
Georg Dannhauser
 1956 And Who Is Kissing Me?
Johannes Heesters
 1956 Meine Schwester und ich (TV Movie)
Dr. Roger Fleuriot
 1955 Star from Rio
Don Felipe
 1953 Hab' ich nur deine Liebe
Franz von Suppé
 1953 Hit Parade
Singer
 1953 The Divorcée
Karel
 1953 Liebeskrieg nach Noten
Ralph Beyron
 1953 Die Jungfrau auf dem Dach
David Slader
 1953 The Moon Is Blue
Tourist (uncredited)
 1951 The Csardas Princess
Edwin von Weylersheim
 1951 Whirled into Happiness
Pedro Domingo
 1951 Professor Nachtfalter
Professor Dr. Joachim Wendler
 1950 Hochzeitsnacht im Paradies
Pieter van Goos
 1950 Wenn eine Frau liebt
Martin Pratt
 1949 Liebe Freundin
Adrian van der Steer
 1948 Frech und verliebt
Dr. Peter Schild, Ingenieur
 1947 Viennese Melodies
Ferry van der Heuvels
 1946 Renee XIV
 1944 It All Started So Gaily
Clemens Verné
 1944 Glück bei Frauen
Stefan Hell
 1944 Es lebe die Liebe
Manfred
 1943 Melody of a Great City
Spielt sich selbst in einer Revue
 1943 Carneval of Love
Tenor Peter Hansen
 1941 Der Trichter Nr. 12 (Short)
 1941 Illusion
Stefan von Holtenau
 1941 Jenny und der Herr im Frack
Peter Holm
 1941 You Only You
Will Hollers
 1940 The Bird Seller
Graf Herbert von Waldendorf
 1940 Die lustigen Vagabunden
Werner Schratt, Schauspieler
 1940 Liebesschule
Enrico Villanova, Tenor
 1940 Another Experience
Heinz van Zeelen
 1939 Meine Tante - deine Tante
Peter Larisch
 1939 Hello Janine!
Count Rene
 1937 Gasparone
Erminio Bondo
 1937 When Women Keep Silent
Curt van Doeren
 1936 Das Hofkonzert
Leutnant Walter van Arnegg
 1936 Die Leuchter des Kaisers
Grossfürst Peter Alexandrowitsch (as Joe Heesters)
 1935 De vier mullers
Otto Muller, hun zoon
 1934 Bleeke Bet
Ko Monje (as Johan Heesters)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 3 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 11 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Joe Heesters | Johan Marius Nicolaas Heesters | Johannes M.N. Heesters | Johan Heesters

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My secret to a long, healthy life is to always keep working. It keeps me busy and happy, and gives me a reason to stay alive.

Trivia:

Took part himself in a revue - called 'Jopie - Eine Jahrhundert-Revue' - that originally was only dedicated to his (nearly) life-long work on stage (Weimar/Germany, 23rd June 2008). See more »

Trademark:

Strategically arranged lock of hair See more »

Nickname:

Herr Jopie See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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