Udo Kier is known as an actor, having appeared in over 220 films in both starring and supporting roles throughout Europe and the Americas.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Udo Kierspe, better known as Udo Kier, was born on October 14, 1944, in Cologne, Rhine Province, Prussia, Nazi Germany (now North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany). He is 77 years old and of German nationality, according to his birth date.
He was born in Cologne around the conclusion of WWII. After the hospital where he was born was assaulted by Allied forces during the war, he and his mother had to be rescued from the rubble.
He was also fatherless as a child. When he was younger, he was a cantor and an altar boy. He moved to London, England, at the age of 18 to learn the language.
Udo Kier’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
This actor is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 75 kilograms. Furthermore, Udo has green eyes, white hair, and a 42-inch body.
Udo Kier’s Profession & Career
In 1966, Udo Kier was cast as the lead in the film Road to St. Tropez. Following his performance in Andy Warhol’s Frankenstein (1973), he went on to appear in a number of vampire-themed films, including Die Einsteiger (1985), Blade (1998), Modern Vampires (1998), Shadow of the Vampire (2000), Dracula 3000, and BloodRayne (2005).
He is also noted for his work with cult directors such as Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Walerian Borowczyk, Gus Van Sant, Christoph Schlingensief, and Dario Argento (in whose classic Suspiria (1977) he appeared).
He has appeared in practically all of Lars von Trier’s films since 1987’s Epidemic (with the exceptions of The Idiots, The Boss of it All, Antichrist, and The House That Jack Built).
Ron Camp in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), Curly in Barb Wire, a NASA flight psychologist in Armageddon, the villain Lorenzini in The Adventures of Pinocchio and its 1999 sequel, The New Adventures of Pinocchio, and Ralfi in Johnny Mnemonic are among his most well-known Hollywood roles.
This actor has been in music videos for Madonna’s “Deeper and Deeper” from Erotica, Korn’s “Make Me Bad,” Eve’s “Let Me Blow Ya Mind,” and the defunct German band Rauhfaser’s “Die Schöne und das Best.”
Voice Artist and Life Documentary
He has also worked extensively as a voice actor, most notably as the psychic Yuri in Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 and its expansion, Yuri’s Revenge (as well as the voice of the PsiCorps).
He also contributed voices for Mister Toad in Beware the Batman, Warden in Axe Cop, Head Vampire Vampire in Major Lazer, Dylan Beekler’s Backpack in Golan the Insatiable, and Dr. Peter Straub in Call of Duty: WWII.
Der Schauspieler ICH-UDO Udo Kier (ME -UDO…the actor Udo Kier) was a documentary on his life and work that aired on Arte, the European Franco-German culture channel, in 2012. In 2013, the documentary received a “Finalist Certificate” at the New York Film Festival.
In his acting career, Udo Kier has received numerous prizes and honors. He received two Fangoria Chainsaw Awards in 1999 and 2001. Similarly, at the 2014 Munich Film Festival, he received the CineMerit Award.
In 2015, he received the Special Teddy Award at the Berlin International Film Festival. In addition, during the 2017 International Film Festival & Awards Macao, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award. He just received the Dublin Film Critics Award at the Dublin International Film Festival in 2022.
Udo Kier’s Salary and Net Worth
As a German actor who has worked in the entertainment sector for a long time, he has amassed a sizable fortune. Furthermore, his net worth is estimated to be approximately $10 million, and he has not disclosed details about his employment and income.
Udo Kier’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship
In terms of his personal life, Udo is gay and has been open about it his entire life. Aside from that, he has not made any public statements about his personal life or relationship.
This actor appears to be single and unmarried at the moment. This actor relocated to Palm Springs, California, in 1991. However, this German actor prefers to avoid controversy and speculations.
Udo Kier’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
His Instagram account has around 1.6k followers. Similarly, there are almost 3.2k Facebook followers and 557 Twitter followers.
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|Birth Place||Cologne, Rhine Province, Prussia|
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