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Peter Fitz

Peter Fitz (8 August 1931 - 10 January 2013) was a German stage and film actor. Fitz completed an apprenticeship at the drama school of the Deutsches Schauspielhaus in Hamburg in the 1950s. In the 1960s, engagements at the Schauspiel Frankfurt theatre followed. Director Peter Stein brought him into the ensemble of the Berlin Schaubühne theatre, where he worked under the direction of Stein as well as Klaus Michael Grüber. In the course of his career, Fitz performed at all major German-language venues, such as the Vienna Burgtheater, the Munich Kammerspiele, Berlin's Schiller Theater, as well as the Salzburg Festival. In 1980 and 1983, he was voted Actor of the Year by the editors of Theater heute magazine. Fitz' theater work took precedence throughout his career, but he also appeared in a number of films and television productions. Some of these include the 1987 film Au revoir les enfants and The Wannsee Conference in 1984. In 1996, Fitz was nominated for the German Film Award for his portrayal of Reinhold Schünzel in Hans-Christoph Blumenberg's Beim nächsten Kuß knall’ ich ihn nieder. Fitz was also known to a broad television audience through crime films and series, as well as for his voice acting work. Peter Fitz died in his Berlin apartment on 10 January 2013 at the age of 81. He was the father of actress Hendrikje Fitz (1961–2016) and actor Florian Fitz. His is buried in the Waldfriedhof Zehlendorf Berlin forest cemetery. His daughter was buried next to him upon her death in 2016. Source: Article "Peter Fitz" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.


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Born:
Aug 8, 1931 In Kaiserslautern, Germany
Movie/TV Credits:
114
First Appeared:
In the series Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) 1951-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Wilhelm Tell 2022
Known For
Poster of Kommissar Zufall
Poster of A Case For Two
Poster of SOKO 5113
Poster of Scene of the Crime
Filmography
Movie Wilhelm Tell Werner Stauffacher 2022
Movie Der Kardinal Kardinal József Mindszenty 2011-01-01
Movie Ein Sommer in Paris Rocher aka Günter Steiner 2011-05-14
Movie Der Tiger oder Was Frauen lieben! Dr. Goerden 2009-04-22
Movie Bis an die Grenze Anton Huber 2009-09-07
Movie Das Glück am Horizont Jens Herder 2008-05-30
Movie Meine Mutter, mein Bruder und ich! Galust 2008-05-01
Movie Silent Resident Ludwig von Auerbach 2008-09-11
Movie Contergan Dr. Kessler 2007-11-07
Movie Heimweh nach drüben CPD-Vorsitzender Wilfried Ahlert 2007-10-03
Series Contergan - Eine einzige Tablette Dr.Kessler 2007-11-07
Movie Die Blüten der Sehnsucht John O'Hanlon 2007-12-30
Movie Brecht - Die Kunst zu leben Narrator (voice) 2006-07-28
Movie Utta Danella - Eine Liebe im September Harry Severin 2006-09-15
Movie Waves Graf von Köhne-Jasky 2005-01-21
Movie Die Konferenz Dr. Roman Branzger 2005-02-04
Movie Die Braut von der Tankstelle Jakob 2005-10-11
Series Kanzleramt Dr. Friedrich Goerne 2005-03-23
Movie Soundless Martin Hinrich 2004-04-22
Movie Laura's Star Mond (voice) 2004-09-19
Movie Die Liebe kommt als Untermieter Pater Gregor 2003-03-04
Movie Der Seerosenteich Erich 2003-02-07
Movie Trenck - Zwei Herzen gegen die Krone Generaladjutant von Borg 2003-02-09
Movie Hamlet_X Claudius 2 2003-06-21
Movie September Isidor Krantz 2003-06-26
Movie Deutschlandspiel Wjatscheslaw Kotschemassow 2003-10-06
Movie Liebe zartbitter Theo Böhlen 2003-07-25
Series Edel & Starck Roland Daarling 2002-02-04
Movie Ich schenk dir meinen Mann 2 Herr Kranz 2001-01-02
Series Bronski und Bernstein Dr. Alexander Bernstein 2001-03-14
Movie Planet der Kannibalen Professor Dr. Dr. Best 2001-11-17
Series Der Ermittler Arthur Fleckenstein 2001-03-16
Series Die Kumpel Prof. Albrecht Weisenbach 2001-09-26
Movie Werckmeister Harmonies György Eszter 2000-07-12
Series Donna Leon Orazio Falier 2000-10-12
Series SK Kölsch Karl-Heinz 'Der Aap' Arpers 1999-01-11
Movie Dunckel Kommisar Richter 1999-10-28
Movie Die Mörderin Margas Vater 1999-03-01
Series Der letzte Zeuge Prof. Karl Riemeister 1998-03-23
Movie Gehetzt – Der Tod im Sucher Adrian Philipp 1998-04-29
Movie Black Sun: The Mythological Background of National Socialism Narrator 1998-01-01
Movie Liebling, vergiß die Socken nicht! Bernie Schwarz 1998-06-16
Series The Shop Unknown 1998-11-20
Movie 23 Brückner 1998-07-02
Series Felix – ein Freund fürs Leben Ludwig 1997-02-02
Series Die Gang Franzen 1997-01-05
Movie Champagner und Kamillentee Jürgen Flohse 1997-01-01
Movie Conversation with the Beast Dr. Segebrecht 1997-02-20
Series Ein Mord für Quandt Baron Runeberg 1997-01-01
Movie Geisterjäger John Sinclair : Die Dämonenhochzeit Pater Ignatius 1997-04-13
Movie Blutige Scheidung Georg 1997-10-08
Movie 14 Days to Life Direktor 1997-04-03
Series Sophie – Schlauer als die Polizei erlaubt Norbert Naber 1997-06-02
Movie Faust: Villa Palermo Wolfram Schulze-Leitner 1997-05-16
Movie Null Risiko und reich Starnberg 1997-04-21
Movie Tote sterben niemals aus 1996-03-25
Movie Suspicion of Guilt Unknown 1996-01-22
Movie Beim nächsten Kuß knall ich ihn nieder Reinhold Schünzel 1996-04-11
Movie Babuschka Unknown 1996-06-06
Series Wilsberg Kurt Vosswinkel 1995-02-20
Movie Zu treuen Händen Generalstaatsanwalt 1995-08-31
Movie Flirt Doctor 1995-09-14
Movie Die Grube August Haefner 1995-10-28
Series Immer im Einsatz - Die Notärztin Wolf Willford 1994-02-20
Series Faust Wolfram Schulze-Leitner 1994-01-01
Series Bella Block Pastor Justus Bauernfeind 1994-03-26
Series Inspector Rex Matzner 1994-11-10
Series Alles außer Mord Ulis Vater 1994-04-10
Movie The Knickerbocker Gang: The Talking Grave Erik 1994-04-29
Series Evelyn Hamanns Geschichten aus dem Leben Herr Ötzel 1993-01-01
Movie The Denunciation Anwalt 1993-05-06
Movie Ich und Christine Hotte 1993-09-02
Series Auf eigene Gefahr Bleichert 1993-10-10
Movie Alles Lüge Rudolf Portmann 1992-04-09
Series Wolffs Revier Karl Gebeler 1992-09-17
Movie Gesucht wird Ricki Forster Kommissar Arendt 1991-01-01
Movie Wer hat Angst vor Rot, Gelb, Blau? von Sell 1991-08-22
Movie All Out Schnyder 1991-08-08
Movie Dr. M Veidt 1990-05-24
Movie Chimären - Fiktion und Wirklichkeit Weyler 1988-02-10
Movie Kampf der Tiger 2 Kreuner 1988-01-17
Series Eurocops Friedrich Hartmann 1988-11-06
Movie z.B. ... Otto Spalt Der Regisseur 1988-03-25
Series Die Bertinis Alf Bertini(alt) 1988-10-31
Movie Die Bertinis Alfredo Bertini 1988-10-31
Series Kommissar Zufall Felix 1987-06-26
Movie The Wannsee Conference Dr. Wilhelm Stuckart 1987-11-18
Movie Au Revoir les Enfants Muller 1987-10-07
Movie Geblendeter Augenblick - Anton Weberns Tod Anton Webern 1986-01-01
Movie Betrogene Liebe Fritz 1986-07-21
Movie Der Mord mit der Schere Unknown 1984-07-25
Movie Die Geschwister Oppermann Prof. Edgar Oppermann 1983-01-01
Movie Faust Mephistopheles 1982-01-01
Movie Der Auslöser Piet Kuhn 1982-03-08
Series Schwarz Rot Gold Schmidt 1982-05-12
Movie Der Mond scheint auf Kylenamoe Unknown 1981-01-01
Series A Case For Two Thomas Schuster 1981-09-11
Movie Wer spinnt denn da, Herr Doktor? Chefarzt Prof. Eduard von Schög 1981-11-10
Movie Der Mann Im Pyjama Herr Lachmann 1981-12-18
Movie Wer den Schaden hat.. Wetzel 1981-11-07
Movie Trilogie des Wiedersehens Moritz 1979-03-25
Series SOKO 5113 Bruder Emanuel 1978-01-02
Movie Between Two Wars Unknown 1978-11-05
Movie Die Brüder Dr. Hoffmann 1977-01-11
Movie Wages and Love Betriebsarzt 1974-02-12
Movie Prinz Friedrich von Homburg Rittmeister von der Golz 1973-11-25
Movie Der Held Beutelmann 1972-05-29
Movie Flick-Flack Unknown 1971-06-06
Series Scene of the Crime Norberts Vater 1970-11-29
Movie Stückgut Pfarrer 1970-12-31
Movie Mike Blaubart Geschäftsführer 1967-12-13
Movie Ein Fingerhut voll Mut Freddie 1960-06-01
Movie Zwei oder drei Ehen Junger Bräutigam 1954-11-17
Series Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) Self 1951-01-01