Werner Klemperer Quotes

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Werner Klemperer

Klemperer in December 1998
Born (1920-03-22)March 22, 1920
Cologne, Germany
Died December 6, 2000(2000-12-06) (aged 80)
Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Cause of death Cancer
Occupation Actor, musician
Years active 1947–1995
Spouse(s) Susan Dempsay (m. 1959–1968; divorced)
Louise Troy (m. 1969–1975; divorced)
Kim Hamilton (m. 1997–2000; his death)
Children 2
Parent(s) Otto Klemperer
Johanna Geisler (de)

I'm very surprised at that, yes, because there were many chances for it to be in Germany once the syndication market started and it continually just did not happen.
Werner Klemperer
The fact that I have such a problem that people… that that has to, you know, be on people's mind, what my personal background is. To me, to be very frank with you, is a totally irrelevant thing.
Werner Klemperer
But when they offered this little situation for me to do this voice in this special segment, I found it so incredibly humorous that I said yes, and I enjoyed it. It was fun.
Werner Klemperer
You know, I find it so difficult being a… as a matter of fact, little do people know that most of the leading members of the cast have a background that they would never expect them to have, and play the show they did.
Werner Klemperer
I think that's so strange, because they do know that we're all actors and we perform things that have not necessarily anything to do with us personally.
Werner Klemperer
When you mean a show like this, you have to say to me a show exactly like this, the way it was done.
Werner Klemperer