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Berta Drews

  • Birth 19 Nov 1901
  • Death 10 Apr 1987
  • Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea
  • Memorial ID 19482440

Actress. Born in Germany, she began her career on stage in 1924. After marrying actor Heinrich George she made her film debut in "Schleppzug M 17" (1933). Drews is best remembered as Gert Fröbe's wife in Ladislao Vajda's film "El Cebo" ("Es Geschah am Hellichten Tag", 1958). Her credits also include "Der Kaiser von Kalifornien" (1936), "Mädchen hinter Gittern" (1949), "Ave Maria" (1953), "Anastasia, die letzte Zarentochter" (1956), "Der Geizige" (1969) and the Oscar-winning "Die Blechtrommel" ("The Tin Drum", 1979), her last film. She was the mother of the actor Götz George.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 22 May 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19482440
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Berta Drews (19 Nov 1901–10 Apr 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19482440, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.