Dieter Lazer is a popular German actor. He starred in the films The Outraged Honor of Katarina Blum, November, Big Girls Don't Cry. Dieter can be seen in the TV series "Lexx: The Dark Zone" and "Lexx".
Biography and personal life
Dieter Lazer was born on February 17, 1942 in the German city of Kiel, located in Schleswig-Holstein. The actor is not married, but he has a constant girlfriend Inga. The couple lives in Berlin. Dieter is known not only at home. He is also known to English-speaking viewers, thanks to his roles in foreign films. Laser's talent and charisma did not go unnoticed by critics. In 1975 he was awarded the prestigious German Film Award for Best Actor.
In 1969, Dieter landed a role in the German television film with the original title Der Rückfall. He then played Dr. Kurtz in the 1970 series Crime Scene Investigation. The following year he starred in the German film Mother. Later he could be seen in the TV series Police Telephone 110 as Hannes Fossa. Then there was his role in the television film "Peer Gynt". He played the main character in one of the periods of his life.
In 1973 he was invited to play the role of Alpha Harden in the drama Desaster. A year later, he played Gunther Riegand in Ermittlungen gegen Unbekannt. The actor continued his film career in Germany and starred in the film Das blaue Palais: Das Genie as Enrico Polazzo. Later he could be seen starring in the 1975 film John Glikstadt.
In 1975 he starred in the acclaimed German film The Outraged Honor of Katharina Blum. His character is Werner. In the same period, he landed the role of Miguel in Die letzten Ferien. The following year, he again appeared as Enrico in the television film Das blaue Palais: Unsterblichkeit, and a year later - in Das blaue Palais: Der Gigant. He has appeared in the films Devil's Potion, Operation Ganymede (Don) and Germany in the Fall.
In 1978 the film “The Glass Cage” was released, where Dieter played David. Then he could be seen in the role of Bazarov in the film adaptation of Fathers and Sons and in the television film We. Then he was invited to the 1982 "Good Land". After 4 years, the mini-series "Fathers and Sons" was released. Laser got the role of Friedrich Deutz. Then he starred in the film "The Man Inside" produced by the United States and France. His character is Leonard.
Later he worked in the film "Meeting Venus" co-produced by Great Britain, Japan, USA, Hungary. The drama was nominated for a Golden Lion. In 1992, the series "Wolf's Law" began, where Dieter played Ulrich Stolzenberg. He later appeared as Ludwig von Bayern in Kaspar Hauser. In 1994, he landed a role in the TV series Rose Mouth, which is still being filmed. In 1996, he played Anton in The Burning Heart, starred in the film Happiness in Parts, and played the role of Professor Blatcher in The Forest King.
In the same period, filming of the series "Lexx: The Dark Zone" began. The Laser character is Mantrid. Simultaneously, he played Peter Holsten in "A Conversation with the Monster." In 1997, he reappeared as Mantrid in the TV series Lexx. After Dieter played in the television film "Hunt for CM 24", appeared as Bruno in "The Rat" and starred in the films "Shanghai 1937" and "Mad Moon" (Manfred). He can also be seen in the TV series "The Clown", the films "Deadly Farewell", "Big Girls Don't Cry" (Winter), "Nazi" (Eduard Kallermann).
In 2003 he played in the drama Baltic Storm. After 2 years, he played the role of Bruno in "I'll be different". In 2009 he was invited to the horror film The Human Centipede. The actor also starred in the 2015 film Human Centipede 3. In 2010, he was seen on the TV series Greed as Klaus. In 2017, he starred in the film November.