January Hendriks

January Hendriks eigentl. Heinz Joachim Hinz (* 6. December 1928 in Berlin; † 13. December 1991 in Berlin) was a German stage, film and a television actor.

Hendriks visited end of the 1940er years the play school of the Hebbel theatre in Berlin. First it was at the lock park theatrein Berlin engages, before it predominantly worked with the film. For its debut in Sündige border (1951) it received the German film price as best new generation actors. The character actor acted in over fifty film and television roles to center of the 1980er years. it played 1958 in thatFilm comedy hero according to opinion of the critics its best role.

1953 it received a term of imprisonment for one of him to caused traffic accident under influence of alcohol. This meant however only a short interruption of its career. For headlines also 1959 an accusation provided after § 175 existing at that time.After a heavy motorcycle accident it was appropriate for 1963 several months in coma. He recovered then without permanent damage from it.

From 1977 to 1986 it played beside Siegfried Lowitz in the extremely successful television crime film series the old person.

Besides Hendriks was a much-busy synchronous speaker and borrowedits voice among other thingsHumphrey kind of bending (the petrified forest), Anthony Quinn (Guadalcanal), Robert stack (its or Nichtsein) and Robert Stephens (Cleopatra).

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