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German Actor

Günter Meisner is ...

Born 18 Apr 1926 in Bremen
Died 5 Dec 1994 in Berlin
Age68 years, 7 months

About Günter Meisner

Günter Meisner (18 April 1926 – 5 December 1994) was a German film and television character actor. He is remembered for his several cinematic portrayals of Adolf Hitler and for his role as Mr. Slugworth in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. He was fluent in four languages and appeared in many English-language, German-language and French-language films.

He is also known as Günther Meisner.


Meisner died on 5 December 1994 at the age of aged 68 of heart failure, during the filming of an episode of the television series Tatort. He is buried in Berlin's Friedhof Heerstraße Cemetery. He was survived by his wife.


Günter Meisner has worked on the following films: