Movie Actor

Bruno Ganz, R. I. P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age at Death

The movie actor Bruno Ganz passed away at age 77, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Bruno Ganz and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

After playing the role of Damiel in the 1987 film Wings of Desire, this acclaimed Swiss-born actor starred as the infamous Nazi leader Adolf Hitler in the war-themed feature Downfall. Other notable roles include Jonathan Harker in Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht and Professor Rohl in the Oscar-nominated movie The Reader.

Although he made his film debut in a 1960 project titled The Gentleman in the Black Derby, he was initially more famous as a stage actor. In the early 1970s, he helped establish a theater company called the Berliner Schaubuhne.

He appeared with Sir Laurence Olivier in the 1978 Nazi-themed movie The Boys from Brazil.

How did Bruno Ganz die?

Bruno Ganz's death was caused by colon cancer.

In February 2018, doctors in Salzburg found that Ganz was suffering from intestinal cancer, and he immediately began chemotherapy. Ganz died on 16 February 2019 at his home in the village of Au, in Wädenswil, Switzerland, at the age of 77, a month shy of his 78th birthday.

Information about the death of Bruno Ganz
Cause of deathColon Cancer
Age of death77 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdayMarch 22, 1941
Death dateFebruary 15, 2019
Place of deathAu, Wädenswil, Switzerland
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Bruno Ganz

"It would be nice to do one real Hollywood movie."

Bruno GanzHow did Bruno Ganz die cause of death

"I am not considered to be extroverted - except on the stage."

Bruno GanzHow did Bruno Ganz die cause of death

"I tend to identify with my roles to such an extent that I appear to be totally convinced about certain statements that, in real life, I would never believe in."

Bruno GanzHow did Bruno Ganz die cause of death

"Kinski was fascinating. To me he was always very nice and he never attacked me. He liked to show his power by sometimes quarrelling with people on production. I adored him as an actor, but not always as a person."

Bruno GanzHow did Bruno Ganz die cause of death

"I do not want to repeat myself with my roles."

Bruno GanzHow did Bruno Ganz die cause of death