Christine Kaufmann (1945–2017)


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Born in Austria to a French mother and a German father, young Christine Kaufmann conquered the hearts of post-war German movie audiences in movies like Der schweigende Engel (1954), Ein Herz schlägt für Erika (1956) and, most famously, Rosen-Resli (1954). Discovered at the tender age of six, Christine was soon the breadwinner for her ... See full bio »

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Known For

Taras Bulba Natalia Dubrov
(1962)
Town Without Pity Karin Steinhof
(1961)
(1959)
Swordsman of Siena Serenella Arconti
(1962)

Filmography

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 2014 Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn
Aunt Polly
 2013 A House of Animals (TV Series)
Frau von Werther
- Die Millionenkatze (2013) ... Frau von Werther
 2013 Stille (TV Movie)
Adele Vio
 2012 Heiter bis tödlich - Fuchs und Gans (TV Series)
Diana Bootz
- Eierdiebe (2012) ... Diana Bootz
 2011 Fahr zur Hölle
Lilith
 2008 Love Trip Home (TV Movie)
Marianne Forster
 2008 In the Name of the Law (TV Series)
Frau Meyer-Arndt
- Dunkle Ahnung (2008) ... Frau Meyer-Arndt
 2007 Die ProSieben Märchenstunde (TV Series)
Tante Hortensie
- Aschenputtel - Für eine Handvoll Tauben (2007) ... Tante Hortensie
 2003 Club der Träume - Türkei, Marmaris (TV Movie)
Adlaya
 2002 Haider lebt - 1. April 2021
Newssprecherin
 2000 Blutiger Ernst (Short)
Corinna
 2000 SOKO 5113 (TV Series)
Margit Finneisen
- Das Rendezvous (2000) ... Margit Finneisen
 1999 Einsatz Hamburg Süd (TV Series)
Frau Duenser
- Trau keinem! (1999) ... Frau Duenser
 1998 Für alle Fälle Stefanie (TV Series)
Frau von Drossel
- Goldene Regeln (1998) ... Frau von Drossel
 1998 Die Schläfer
Stationsleiterin
 1998 Höllische Nachbarn (TV Movie)
Ingelore Merk
 1998 A.S. (TV Series)
Nadja Seewald
- Das Tier (1998) ... Nadja Seewald
 1997 Park Hotel Stern (TV Series)
Oksana Olejewa
- Entscheidungen (1997) ... Oksana Olejewa
 1996 Balko (TV Series)
Frederike Kogel
- Ein Toter zuwenig (1996) ... Frederike Kogel
 1996 Ein flotter Dreier (TV Series)
 1995 Stubbe - Von Fall zu Fall (TV Series)
Frau Jensen
- Stubbe sieht rot (1995) ... Frau Jensen
 1994 Birkenhof & Lerchenau (TV Movie)
Theres
 1990-1994 Harald und Eddi (TV Series)
- Extra (1994)
- Episode #4.6 (1990)
 1994 Verliebt, verlobt, verheiratet (TV Series)
Maja Kunert
 1993 Das Double (TV Movie)
Jutta Eck
 1993 Missione d'amore (TV Mini Series)
Valery
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... Valery
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Valery
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Valery
 1993 Liebe ist Privatsache (TV Series)
 1993 Glückliche Reise (TV Series)
Felicitas von Feilitz
- Ibiza (1993) ... Felicitas von Feilitz
 1989-1991 Rin Tin Tin: K-9 Cop (TV Series)
Mrs. Katts
- Gun Shy (1991) ... Mrs. Katts
- Fatal Obsession (1990) ... Mrs. Katts
- 12 Cops and a Baby (1989) ... Mrs. Katts
 1990-1991 Wenn das die Nachbarn wüßten (TV Series)
Kaufhausdirektorin
- Fugu für Kobayashi-San (1991) ... Kaufhausdirektorin
- ...in guten und in bösen Tagen (1991) ... Kaufhausdirektorin
- Feuer am Dach (1991) ... Kaufhausdirektorin
- Danke, danke, danke (1991) ... Kaufhausdirektorin
- Ein Pferd namens Kaminski (1991) ... Kaufhausdirektorin
 1989 The Story Teller
Clara Lilienthal
 1988 Julius Caesar (TV Movie)
Portia
 1987 Bagdad Cafe
Debby
 1987 Die Insel (TV Series)
Margit
- Der Anschlag (1987) ... Margit
- Der Pausenhof (1987) ... Margit
- Gelegenheit macht Diebe (1987) ... Margit
- Die Ausstellung (1987) ... Margit
- Rivalen (1987) ... Margit
 1986 Ein heikler Fall (TV Series)
 1983 Pankow '95
Laura Zart
 1983 Die Schaukel
Mme. Lautenschlag
 1983 The Roaring Fifties
Natascha
 1983 Inflation im Paradies (TV Movie)
Laverne Schuhmann (segment "Testschock")
 1983 Monaco Franze - Der ewige Stenz (TV Series)
Olga Behrens
- Abgestürzt (1983) ... Olga Behrens
- Wo ist das Leben noch lebenswert? (1983) ... Olga Behrens
- Macht's nur so weiter! (1983) ... Olga Behrens
- Ein ernsthafter älterer Herr (1983) ... Olga Behrens
- Mehr seelisch, verstehen's (1983) ... Olga Behrens
 1983 The Gold of Love
Patricias Mutter (uncredited)
 1982 The Excluded (TV Movie)
Frau von Pachthofen
 1981 Day of the Idiots
Ruth
 1981 Lola
Susi
 1981 Lili Marleen
Miriam
 1979 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Mini Series)
Mme Danglars
- Le trésor du cardinal (1979) ... Mme Danglars
- Les scélérats (1979) ... Mme Danglars
- Le revenant (1979) ... Mme Danglars
- Le prisonnier du château d'If (1979) ... Mme Danglars
 1979 Der ganz normale Wahnsinn (TV Series)
Violetta Beinlich
- Sechstes Kapitel (1979) ... Violetta Beinlich
- Drittes Kapitel (1979) ... Violetta Beinlich
- Zweites Kapitel (1979) ... Violetta Beinlich
 1978 Red Rings of Fear
Christina
 1978 Die Ängste des Dr. Schenk (TV Movie)
 1978 Das männerquartett (TV Movie)
Nina Huf
 1977 Die Jüdin von Toledo (TV Movie)
 1977 Derrick (TV Series)
Marion Kless
- Hals in der Schlinge (1977) ... Marion Kless
 1976 Goldflocken
 1976 As of Tomorrow
Vicky, Director's assistant
 1975 Hundert Mark (TV Series) (1975)
 1975 Burning Daylight (TV Mini Series)
Margret 'Labiskwee'
- Vierauge (1975) ... Margret 'Labiskwee'
 1974 Histoires insolites (TV Series)
L'inconnue
 1974 Die Fälle des Herrn Konstantin (TV Series)
Gisela Pahl
- Der gußeiserne Buddha (1974) ... Gisela Pahl
- Bankdirektor Alba (1974) ... Gisela Pahl
 1973 Chaplins Hut (TV Movie)
 1973 World on a Wire (TV Mini Series)
Party guest
- Episode #1.2 (1973) ... Party guest
- Episode #1.1 (1973) ... Party guest
 1973 Willow Springs
Christine
 1973 Immobilien (TV Movie)
Jasmin Strothmann
 1972 Der Kommissar (TV Series)
Eva Raßner
- Traum eines Wahnsinnigen (1972) ... Eva Raßner
 1971 Murders in the Rue Morgue
Madeleine Charron
 1971 Gestrickte Spuren (TV Movie)
Fanny Elßler
 1970 Wie ein Blitz (TV Mini Series)
Diana Valesco
- Dritter Teil (1970) ... Diana Valesco
- Zweiter Teil (1970) ... Diana Valesco
 1970 Bend Sinister (TV Movie)
Mariette
 1969 Komm, süßer Tod
La Contessa
 1964 Wild and Wonderful
Giselle Ponchon
 1962 Taras Bulba
Natalia Dubrov
 1962 Terror After Midnight
Julie Elgin
 1962 Escape from East Berlin
Erika Jurgens
 1962 Swordsman of Siena
Serenella Arconti
 1961 The Phony American
Inge
 1961 Man Called Rocca
Geneviève Adé
 1961 Via Mala
Sylvia Lauretz
 1961 Town Without Pity
Karin Steinhof
 1960 The Last Pedestrian
Christine Cornelius
 1960 Red Lips
Baby
 1960 Totò, Fabrizi e i giovani d'oggi
Gabriella Cocozza
 1960 The Fabulous Fraud
Christine Wilkens
 1959 The Last Days of Pompeii
Elena / Ione (as Cristina Kaufmann)
 1959 Vacanze d'inverno
Florence
 1959 Everybody Loves Peter
Kitty Steiner
 1959 First Love
Silvia (as Cristine Kofmann)
 1958 Embezzled Heaven
Doris
 1958 Sag ja, Mutti
Evi
 1958 Mädchen in Uniform
Mia
 1957 Widower with 5 Daughters
Ulla Scherzer
 1957 Die Winzerin von Langenlois
Christl, Münchner Ferienkind
 1956 Ein Herz schlägt für Erika
Erika Kayser
 1955 Wenn die Alpenrosen blüh'n
Christine
 1954 Der schweigende Engel
Angelika Helmer
 1954 Rosen-Resli
Resli
 1953 The Monastery's Hunter
Vronerl
 1953 Salto Mortale
Dascha
 1953 Staatsanwältin Corda
Berta Neidhart
 1952 Im Weissen Rössl
Kleines Mädchen (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Cristina Kaufmann | Cristine Kofmann

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)

Spouse:

Klaus Zey  (divorced) | See more »

Parents:

Johannes Kaufmann | Genevieve Gavaert
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Trivia:

Her older brother, Hans-Günther Kaufmann, formed a company with Tony Curtis to sell European film location pictures to the world press while Curtis was dating Christine. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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