After the massive success of Netflix?s Original Series Dark, the cast members of the series gained international recognition around the world. The fans of Dark from corners of the world praised the performance of ensembled cast for their respective role, whether the part was minor or major. Angela Winkler is one of the actresses in the show who is recognized for portraying the character of Ines Kahnwald. She is a successful movie star and one of the richest actresses in Germany.
Angela Winkler Bio
|Full Name:||Angela Winkler|
|Best known for:||Acting|
|Date of Birth:||22nd January, 1944|
|Current Age:||76 years old (as of 2020)|
|Birth Place:||Templin, Germany|
|Children:||Nele Winkler, Lasse Winkler, Tamo Winkler, and Luca Winkler.|
|Net worth:||$1 million-$5million (approx.)|
Angela Winkler was born during the period of World War II on 22nd January 1944 in Templin, Germany. She is 76 years old, as of 2020. Her birth sign is Aquarius. The information about her family & relatives, including her physical statistics, is still unknown to the public.
Angela initially took training to be a medical technologist in Stuttgart. But due to her interest in acting and theatres, she went to Munich to take acting classes from Ernst Fritz F?rbringer, a German actor. For the first time in 1967, she got her first role as a stage actress at a theater in Kassel, Germany.
Just after two years, Peter Fleischmann, a German Film director, offered her to play the lead role in his movie Hunting Scenes from Bavaria?in 1969. Everyone praised for her performance in this movie, including German theatre and opera director Peter Stein. He offered her a job at the Berliner Schaub?hne, a famous German theatre located in Berlin, where she performed in this theatre from 1971 to 1978.
In 1975, the next movie she acted on The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum, gained her stardom in the movie industry. As a result, she achieved the Filmband in Gold, one of the most prestigious awards in Germany for portraying the lead role of Katharina Blum in the movie. She also received international recognition when she starred in Schl?ndorff?s Oscar-winning film The Tin Drum in the year 1979.
In 2017, she appeared in the first German-language Netflix Original Series Dark in which the whole world recognized her as the actress who played Ines Kahnwald in the series. Recently, she acted in the 2018 horror art film Suspiria, directed by Italian film director Luca Guadagnino.
|1969||Hunting Scenes from Bavaria|
|1975||The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum|
|1978||Die Linkshändige Frau|
|1978||Messer im Kopf|
|1978||Germany in Autumn|
|1979||The Tin Drum|
|1995||Der Kopf des Mohren|
|1998||Die Bubi Scholz Story|
|2006||Das Geheimnis im Moor|
|2008||House of the Sleeping Beauties|
|2014||Clouds of Sils Maria|
|2017||Dark (TV Series)|
Besides being a movie actress, Angela Winkler also acted on several plays of famous authors. Here are the plays in which she has acted on:
|1996||The Cherry Orchard||Anton Chekhov|
|2003||The Night of the Iguana||Tennessee Williams|
|2003||Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder||Bertolt Brecht|
|2004||Peer Gynt||Henrik Ibsen|
|2005||The Winter's Tale||Shakespeare|
|2007||Die Dreigroschenoper||Bertolt Brecht|
Angela Winkler is happily living her married life with her partner Wiegand Wittig. Together they have four children: Nele Winkler,?Lasse Winkler,?Tamo Winkler,?and Luca Winkler.
Net worth and Income
Angela Winkler is a hardworking actress, and all her hard work and determination deserves a handful of money. Acting is her primary source of income. According to the latest reports in 2019, her approximate net worth is between $1 million-$5 million. However, the media is unknown about her monthly/yearly salary.
Awards and Nominations
Angela Winkler has won two awards as of today. Though Winkler hasn?t won many awards, she has won the hearts of her fans. The awards that she received are:
- Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award for her role in Suspiria.
- German Film Award for Best Overall Acting Performance for her performance in Lost Honour of Katharina Blum.
Also, she has a small number of nominations for her performance in the movies. Here are the nominations that she received for her roles:
- German Film Award for Best Leading Actress for her role in The Tin Drum.
- Deutscher Fernsehpreis – Best Supporting Actress for her role in Die?Bubi Scholz?Story.