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Walter Gotell (March 15, 1924 May 5, 1997) was a German actor.

FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in the Film/JamesBond films from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. He had already appeared in the film series before that, playing SPECTRE MookLieutenant Morzeny in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove''.

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Walter Gotell (March 15, 1924 May 5, 1997) was a German actor.

actor. A refugee from Nazi Germany, Gotell went into acting soon after his arrival in England in the 1940s, beginning a long and prolific career as a character actor.

FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in the Film/JamesBond films from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. He had already appeared in the film series before that, playing SPECTRE MookLieutenant Morzeny in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove''. \n Unsurprisingly, Gotell was also typecast as Nazis and other German villains in period films.


FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in the Film/JamesBond films from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. He had already appeared in the film series before that, playing SPECTRE MookLieutenant Morzeny in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove''. Russian is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Softly Softly''.

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FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in the Film/JamesBond films from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. He had already appeared in the film series before that, playing SPECTRE MookLieutenant Morzeny in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove''.

Russian is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Softly Softly''.
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* ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'' (1963) -- Morzeny

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''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'' (1963) -- MorzenyMorzeny
** ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' (1977) -- General Anatol Gogol
** ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'' (1979) -- Gen. Gogol
** ''Film/ForYourEyesOnly'' (1981) -- Gen. Gogol
** ''Film/{{Octopussy}}'' (1983) -- Gen. Gogol
** ''Film/AViewToAKill'' (1985) -- Gen. Gogol
** ''Film/TheLivingDaylights'' (1987) -- Gen. Gogol



* ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' (1977) -- Gen. Gogol



* ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'' (1979) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/ForYourEyesOnly'' (1981) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/{{Octopussy}}'' (1983) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/AViewToAKill'' (1985) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/TheLivingDaylights'' (1987) -- Gen. Gogol


Outside Bond (he was also Morzeny in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove''), Gotell also played [[ThoseWackyNazis Nazis a bit]]. He started playing them as far back as 1942 and some of these include:


FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in the Film/JamesBond films from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. This is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Softly Softly''.

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FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in the Film/JamesBond films from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. This He had already appeared in the film series before that, playing SPECTRE MookLieutenant Morzeny in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove''. Russian is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Softly Softly''.


FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in every Film/JamesBond film from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. This is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Softly Softly''.

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FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in every the Film/JamesBond film films from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. This is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Softly Softly''.


* ''Film/AViewToAkill'' (1985) -- Gen. Gogol

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* ''Film/AViewToAkill'' ''Film/AViewToAKill'' (1985) -- Gen. Gogol


* ''We Dive At Dawn''- an uncredited Luftwaffe captain
* ''The Red Beret'' (US title ''Paratrooper'')
* ''I Was Monty's Double''
* ''Film/TheAfricanQueen'' - technically not a Nazi, but a German naval captain in World War One serves the same function.
* ''Film/TheGunsOfNavarone'', though a [[TokenGoodTeammate relatively sympathetic example]].
* ''Series/{{Airwolf}}'' "Fight Like A Dove"
* ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' - [[http://memory-alpha.org/en/wiki/Kurt_Mandl Kurt Mandl]].
* ''Series/TheXFiles'' as an AffablyEvil ''ex''-Nazi.

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!!Film roles:
* ''We Dive At Dawn''- an Dawn'' (1943) -- An uncredited Luftwaffe captain
* ''The Red Beret'' (US (1953, US title ''Paratrooper'')
* ''I Was Monty's Double''
''Paratrooper'') -- German sentry
* ''Film/TheAfricanQueen'' - technically not a Nazi, but a (1951) -- A German naval captain in World War One serves the same function.
captain
* ''Film/TheGunsOfNavarone'', though a [[TokenGoodTeammate relatively sympathetic example]].
''Film/IceColdInAlex'' (1958) -- 1st German officer
* ''Series/{{Airwolf}}'' ''I Was Monty's Double'' (1958, aka ''Hell, Heaven or Hoboken'') -- German Colonel
* ''Film/SinkTheBismarck'' (1960) -- Signals Officer Miller
* ''Film/TheTwoFacesOfDrJekyll'' (1960) -- Heverton
* ''Film/TheGunsOfNavarone'' (1961) -- Muesel
* ''Film/TheRoadToHongKong'' (1962) -- Dr. Zorbb
* ''Film/TheLongestDay'' (1962) -- German soldier
* ''Film/FiftyFiveDaysAtPeking'' (1963) -- Capt. Hoffman
* ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'' (1963) -- Morzeny
* ''Film/TheSpyWhoCameInFromTheCold'' (1965) -- Holten
* ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' (1977) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/TheBoysFromBrazil'' (1978) -- Mundt
* ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'' (1979) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/ForYourEyesOnly'' (1981) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/{{Octopussy}}'' (1983) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/AViewToAkill'' (1985) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/TheLivingDaylights'' (1987) -- Gen. Gogol
* ''Film/SleepawayCampIIUnhappyCampers'' (1988) -- Uncle John
* ''[[Film/PuppetMaster Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge]]'' (1991) -- Gen. Mueller

!!Television roles:
* ''Series/{{Airwolf}}'',
"Fight Like A Dove"
Dove" (1984) -- Oberst Helmut Krüger / Hans Daubert
* ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' - ''Series/FantasyIsland'', "Bojangles and the Dancer/Deuces Are Wild" (1984) -- Edward C. Bass / Charles Childress
* ''Series/TheATeam'', "[[Recap/TheATeamS4E3WhereIsTheMonsterWhenYouNeedHim Where is the Monster When You Need Him?]]" (1985) -- Ramon [=DeJarro=]
* ''Series/KnightRider'', "Knight Sting" (1985) -- Simon Carascas
* ''Series/MiamiVice'', "When Irish Eyes Are Crying" (1986) -- Max Klizer
* ''[[Series/MacGyver1985 MacGyver]]'', "GX-1" (1987) -- Starkoss
* ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', "[[Recap/StarTrekTheNextGenerationS1E17HomeSoil Home Soil]]" (1988) --
[[http://memory-alpha.org/en/wiki/Kurt_Mandl Kurt Mandl]].
* ''Series/TheXFiles'' as an AffablyEvil ''ex''-Nazi.''Series/FreddysNightmares'', "The End of the World" (1989) -- Kemmerling
* ''[[Series/MacGyver1985 MacGyver]]'', "Gold Rush" (1989) -- Gen. Barenov
* ''Series/TalesFromTheCrypt'' , "Werewolf Concerto" (1992) -- Mr. Hertz
* ''Series/TheXFiles'', "[[Recap/TheXFilesS03E02PaperClip Paperclip]]" (1995) -- Victor Klemper


FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in every Film/JamesBond film from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. This is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Series/SoftlySoftly''.

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FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in every Film/JamesBond film from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]]. This is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Series/SoftlySoftly''.
''Softly Softly''.


FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in every Film/JamesBond film from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to be the central character, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute General Leonid Pushkin]] and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]], this is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Series/SoftlySoftly''.

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FakeRussian ''par excellence'' with many such roles to his name, most notably his role as General Anatol Gogol in every Film/JamesBond film from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe'' to ''Film/TheLivingDaylights''[[note]]He was supposed to be the central character, play his role again with as much plot significance as Pushkin, but he was ill at the time, so Creator/JohnRhysDavies played [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute General Leonid Pushkin]] his replacement at the head of KGB, and he had a cameo when he was well enough[[/note]], this enough[[/note]]. This is not his only FakeNationality; he has been a FakeBrit on occasions too, appearing in 56 episodes of ''Series/SoftlySoftly''.


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German actor who lived from March 15, 1924 -- May 5, 1997.

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German actor who lived from March Walter Gotell (March 15, 1924 -- May 5, 1997.
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