Günter Meisner

Günter Meisner

  • Born on
    • April 18th, 1926
  • Died on
    • December 5th, 1994
Günter Meisner (18 April 1926 – 5 December 1994) was a German TV and film 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.


Acting (23 Credits)

1993Faraway, So Close! as Forger
1992Deception as Herr Bruchner
1989Moon Child as Abuelo militar
1986In a Glass Cage as Klaus
1984Under the Volcano as Herr Krausberg, the German Attaché (uncredited)
1983The Winds of War as Adolf Hitler
1982Ace of Aces as Adolf Hitler / Angela Hitler
1982Night Crossing as Major Koerner
1979Avalanche Express as Muehler
1979Breakthrough as SS Officer
1978The Boys from Brazil as Farnbach
1977The Serpent's Egg as Convict
1976Voyage of the Damned as Robert Hoffman
1974Borsalino and Co. as Doctor
1974The Odessa File as General Greifer
1973The Battle of Sutjeska as German General
1971Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory as Mr. Slugworth
1969The Bridge at Remagen as SS Officer
1967The College Girl Murders as Greaves
1966Funeral in Berlin as Kreutzman
1966The Quiller Memorandum as Hassler
1966Is Paris Burning? as SS Commandant Pantin
1962The Counterfeit Traitor as Priest

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