Heinrich George

Active - 1921 - 1984  |   Born - Oct 1, 1893   |   Died - Jan 1, 1946   |   Genres - Drama, Historical Film

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Biography by Sandra Brennan

German actor Heinrich George, born Heinze Georg Schulz, began appearing on stage and in films as an adolescent and by the mid 1920s had become a noted character actor. In 1933, he joined the Nazi party and beginning with Hitlerjunge Quex became an actor in many propaganda films including Jew Suess an anti-Semitic film of 1940. Later, George was rewarded for his devotion by becoming the new director of the Schiller Theater, Berlin. George was captured by the Soviets and died in a POW camp.

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