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Monika Burg

1918 - 2008

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The actress Monika Burg was born as Paulette von Suchan in Vienna. She began her film career during the turmoil of World War II, after the war she continued her career under the pseudonym Claude Farell.

After a dancing education she took acting lessons and made her film debut with "Immer nur Du" (41). 
Till the end of war followed other movies like "Zwei in einer grossen Stadt" (42), "Lache Bajazzo" (43), "Titanic" (43) and "Meine Herren Söhne" (45).
 

After the war she continued her film career in France for the time being where she appeared under different pseudonyms (Pola Virardi, Paulette Colar, Catherine Farell and Claude Farell).
To her French movies belong "La nuit blanche" (48), "Le secret de Mayerling" (48) and "Méfiez-vous des blondes" (50).

When she appeared again in Germany in the 50's she maintained the name Claude Farell.
In the following yiers she acted in movies time and again, among others in "Weisse Schatten" (51), "Die Nacht ohne Moral" (53), "Hotel Adlon" (55), "Die Drei von der Tankstelle (55), "Spion für Deutschland" (56), "Der schräge Otto" (57), "Le bois des amants" (60), "Der Hochtourist" (61), "Das Geheimnis der schwarzen Witwe" (64) and "Im Banne des Unheimlichen" (68).

After that her fame faded. In the 70's she only took part in two movies - "Mir hat es immer Spass gemacht" (70) and the serial "Vor Gericht seh'n wir uns wieder" (78).
 

Other movies with Monika Burg/Claude Farell:
Wir sehn uns wieder (45) Die Schenke zur ewigen Liebe (45) Dédée d'Anvers (48) Drame au Vel'd'Hiv' (49) Hochzeitsnacht im Paradies (50) Palace Hotel (52) Allô...je t'aime (52) The Woman's Angle (52) I vitelloni (53) Clivia (54) Liebe ist ja nur ein Märchen (55) Amour Tango Mandoline (55) Le chemin du paradis (56) Lilli - ein Mädchen aus der Grossstadt (58) Monsieur Suzuki (60) Le cercle vicieux (60) Die Gejagten (60) Der Strafverteidiger (61) Die Heuchler (61) Serie "The Andromeda Breakthrough" (62) Serie "Les compagnons de Jehu" (66)


 
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