Friday, May 4, 2018

RIP Wolfgang Völz

The legendary "Captain Blue Bear" is dead!

May 4, 2018

The actor and voice actor Wolfgang Völz is dead. The voice of "Käpt'n Blaubär" was 87 years old.

He was the voice of "Captain Bluebearer." Now the popular actor and dubbing actor Wolfgang Völz died at the age of 87. The "Berliner Morgenpost" reports.

 Völz was born August 16, 1930 in Gdansk.  In the 1950s, he starred opposite stars such as Hans Albers and Gert Fröbe in several movies.  He also celebrated great successes in the TV series "Count Yoster gives himself the honor." There he was seen in 78 episodes as a chauffeur Johann, who together with his boss, a noble crime novelist and hobby detective, all sorts of criminal cases the "better society" solves.

His grandson is the "Bachelor"

 Völz was also known as a voice actor: he was, inter alia, the German voice of Sir Peter Ustinov and was heard in "The Lord of the Rings: The Companions" and in "Pirates of the Caribbean - Strange Tides".  His most famous voice, however, was that of the "Captain Bluebeard".

Wolfgang Völz was married since 1955 to the Berlin dancer Roswitha Völz, the two have a daughter and a son. His grandson Daniel Völz (33) was "Bachelor" in the eighth season of the eponymous RTL broadcast . wishes the family a lot of strength in these difficult hours.

VOLZ, Wolfgang
Born: 8/16/1930, Free City of Danzig
Died: 5/2/2018, Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Wolfgang Völz’s western – actor, voice actor:
For a Few Dollars More – 1965 [German voice of Luigi Pistilli]
Mexikanische Revolution TV – 1966 (Randolfo Fierro)
Dove si spara di più – 1967 [German voice of Piero Lulli]
The Dirty Outrlaws – 1967 [German voice of Dino Strano]
Boot Hill – 1969 [German voice of Enzo Fiermonte]
Lucky Luke - Daisy Town – 1971 [German voice of Mayor]
Return of Sabata – 1971 [German voice of Günther Stoll]
Vengeance Trail – 1971 [German voice of Salvatore Billi]
Chato’s Land – 1972 [German voice of Richard Basehart]
Son of Zorro – 1973 [German voice of Fernando Sancho]
Lucky Luke – Ballad of the Daltons (1978) [German voice of Joe Dalton]
Lucky Luke’s Great Adventure – 1983 [German voice of Joe Dalton]
Lucky Luke TV – 1990 [German voice of Jolly Jumper]
Renegade - 2004 [German voice of Ernest Borgnine]

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