Just Because We Could All Use a Laugh

Werner Klemperer, a refugee from the Third Reich who became a naturalized American citizen and served in the US army during World War II, always delighted in making Nazis look ridiculous in his role as Colonel Klink in the 1960s sit com Hogan’s Heroes.  The lightness of that role obscured that he was a very good actor indeed.  Bonus:  from the series One Step Beyond in 1960, Klemperer starring in the episode The Haunted U-Boat.

 

Published in: on March 20, 2020 at 5:30 am  Comments Off on Just Because We Could All Use a Laugh  
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