Wolf Kahler



Place of birth:

Kiel, Germany:


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wolf Kahler (3 April 1940) is a German actor born in Kiel. Since 1975, he has appeared in many English language US and UK television and film productions. An early role for him was Kaiser Wilhelm II inMichael York's adventure film The Riddle of the Sands. One of his most well-known roles was that of Dietrich in Raiders of the Lost Ark. Kahler's voice also appears in video games including as Kaiser Vlad in Battalion Wars. Kahler played the Prince of Tübingen in Stanley Kubrick's 1975 film, Barry Lyndon In 2001 he portrayed aWehrmacht General in the World War II TV miniseries, Band of Brothers. Kahler played the German Ambassador in the long-running "Ambassador's Reception" TV advertisement for Ferrero Rocher chocolate, uttering the line "Excellente!".  He also appears as a famous Germanic architect in US television advertisements for the Kohler Company. In 2011 Kahler appeared as Dr. Hoffmanstahl in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows.


Wonder Woman (2017)
as German Commander
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
as Doctor Hoffmanstahl
Shanghai (2010)
as German Consul
Haber (2008)
as Ludendorff
The Somme: From Defeat to Victory (2006)
as General von Plessen
E=mc² – Einstein's Big Idea (2005)
as Horlein
The Girl in the Café (2005)
as Herr Gerhardt
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
as Commentator
Loch Ness (1996)
as Dr Muller
Backbeat (1994)
as Bert Kaempfert
The Remains of the Day (1993)
as German ambassador
Shining Through (1992)
as Border Commandant
The Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission (1987)
as Col. Krieger
A Zed & Two Noughts (1985)
as Felipe Arc-en-Ciel
The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (1985)
as Gen. Sepp Dietrich
The Keep (1983)
as S.S. Adjutant
Remembrance (1982)
as Dutch Matelot
Firefox (1982)
as KGB Chairman Andropov
Priest of Love (1981)
as German Officer
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
as Colonel Dietrich
The Sea Wolves (1980)
as Trompeta
Rough Cut (1980)
as De Gooyer
The Riddle of the Sands (1979)
as Kaiser Wilhelm II
The House on Garibaldi Street (1979)
as Real Estate Agent
The Lady Vanishes (1979)
as Helmut
The Boys from Brazil (1978)
as Schwimmer
March or Die (1977)
as First German
Barry Lyndon (1975)
as Prince of Tübingen
Cognition ()
as Doctor Zoger