1905 - 1988
The actor Curt Ackermann began his film career in the Middle of the 30's. To his first movies belong "Der geheimnisvolle Mister X" (36), "Yvette" (38) and "Drunter und drüber" (39).
But his greatest successes he had at the theater where he impersonated
many roles. Especially his impressive voice had a great fascination.
After the war he entered a new career with dubbing foreign movies. His
voice which was regarded as one of the most masculine and high-classest
of his era was very catchy, moreover he knew his trade like on one else.
Curt Ackermann only appeared in two more movies as an actor after the war - "Sag' die Wahrheit" (46) and "Der Kaplan von Lorenzo" (52).
To his numerous noteworthy dubbings belong stars like Cary Grant ("To
Catch a Thief", "Charade" and others), Burt Lancaster ("Vera Cruz", "Brute
Force" and others), Bernard Lee as M in the James Bond movie "Live and
Let Die", David Niven in "The Pink Panther", Basil Rathbone in "The Adventures
of Robin Hood", John Wayne in "The Comancheros" and Robert Mitchum in "The
Way West" and "The Night of the Hunter".
Other movies with Curt Ackermann: