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Willem Holsboer (1905–1959)

Willem Holsboer was born on August 3, 1905 in Stuttgart, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for The Little Residence (1942), Comradeship (1931) and Der selige Christopher Bohn (1955). He died on June 16, 1959 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany. See full bio »

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 1959 Paprika
 1958 The Restless Night (as Wilhelm Holsboer)
 1957 Der Edelweißkönig
Wimmer, Polizeihauptwachtmeister
 1957 Der geheimnisvolle Dr. Mander (TV Movie)
 1957 Scampolo (TV Movie)
Cesare Buritti
 1956 Manöverball
Notar Berger
 1956 I'll See You at Lake Constance
Lehrer Martin
 1955 Waltz King
Revolutionär Brandmeyer
 1955 Rosen im Herbst
Reverend Lindequist
 1955 Madame Aurélie (TV Movie)
 1955 Der selige Christopher Bohn (TV Movie)
Dr. Brugger
 1952 Mandragore
 1952 Die Försterchristl
 1952 Das weiße Abenteuer
Alois Brandl
 1951 Die Sehnsucht des Herzens
 1949 Tromba
 1948 Frech und verliebt
Herr Wiedehopf
 1943 Man rede mir nicht von Liebe
 1942 Einmal der liebe Herrgott sein
Flori Tupfinger
 1942 The Little Residence
 1941 Alarmstufe V
Benno Hartl
 1941 Was will Brigitte?
Peter Schmidt
 1940 Das Orchestrion (Short)
 1939 Fasching
Verkäufer im Modesalon
 1938 Fahrendes Volk
Verehrer Pepitas
 1937 1A in Upper Bavaria
Schulze, Detektiv
 1936 Street Music
 1936 Die klugen Frauen
Der Kaplan
 1934 Peer Gynt
John Bless
 1931 Comradeship
Ingenieur des deutschen Bergwerks (as Willem Holzboer)
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Alternate Names:

Wilhelm Holsboer | Willem Holzboer

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He became established on the stage and in 1927 he was signed by the Munich Kammerspiele where he stayed till 1938. See more »

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