Nisha Rathode (Editor)

Cornell Borchers

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Occupation  Actress
Years active  1949–1959

Name  Cornell Borchers
Role  Actress
Cornell Borchers Cornell Borchers ber diesen Star Star Cinemade

Full Name  Gerlind Cornell Borchers
Born  16 March 1925 (1925-03-16) Silute, Lithuania
Died  May 12, 2014, Bavaria, Germany
Spouse  Anton Schelkopf (m. ?–1975)
Children  Julia Schelkopf, Gabriel Antonius, Christian Amadeus
Grandchildren  Thaddaus Carl Heinrich Prinz von Hanau
Movies  Never Say Goodbye, The Big Lift, Istanbul, The Divided Heart, Flood Tide
Similar People  George Seaton, Jerry Hopper, Gustav Frohlich, Joseph Pevney, Dieter Borsche

Cornell Borchers

Gerlind Cornell Borchers (16 March 1925 – 12 May 2014) was a German actress and singer, active in the late 1940s and 1950s. She is best remembered for her roles opposite Montgomery Clift in The Big Lift (1950) and Errol Flynn and Nat King Cole in Istanbul (1957). She was noted for her resemblance to Ingrid Bergman, though fairer in coloring.


Cornell Borchers Cornell Borchers ber diesen Star Star Cinemade



Cornell Borchers httpsc1staticflickrcom3223323076187293fbc

Borchers was born in Šilutė (German: Heydekrug), Klaipėda Region (German: Memelland), Lithuania in a German either Prussian Lithuanian or Memellander family. She appeared on the cover of East German magazine Neue Film Welt of 1949, Volume 3, Issue 4. She won a BAFTA Film Award in the category of Best Foreign Actress in 1955 for the movie The Divided Heart of 1954. She retired from acting to raise her child.

Cornell Borchers Cornell BorchersAnnex

She was married twice, first to Bruce Cunningham and then to Dr. Anton Schelkopf, a psychologist, physician and film producer, whom she first met when she starred in his films School for Marriage (1954) and Rot ist die Liebe (1957), by whom she had one daughter, Julia Schelkopf, born in Munich, on 15 September 1962. The couple divorced later. She afterwards lived in Bavaria, Germany and died there in 2014.


Cornell Borchers Cornell BorchersAnnex

  • Martina (1949) .... Irene
  • Anonymous Letters (1949) .... Cornelia
  • The Lie (1950) .... Ellen
  • The Big Lift (1950) .... Frederica Burkhardt (also performer: "Vielleicht" and "In einem kleinen Café in Hernals")
  • 0 Uhr 15, Zimmer 9 (1950) ....
  • Unknown Sender (1950) .... Dr. Elisabeth Markert
  • Dark Eyes (1951) .... Helene Samboni
  • Das Ewige Spiel (1951) .... Marie Donatus
  • Unvergängliches Licht (1951) .... Michèle Printemps
  • Die Tödlichen Träume (1951) .... Angelika/Inez/Lisette/Maria
  • House of Life (1952) .... Dr. Elisabeth Keller
  • Abenteuer in Wien (1952) .... Karin Manelli
  • The Divided Heart (1954) .... Inga
  • Maxie (1954) .... Nora
  • School for Marriage (1954) .... Regine
  • Oasis (1955) .... Karine Salstroem
  • The Dark Wave (1956) .... Herself
  • Never Say Goodbye (1956) .... Lisa Gosting (also performer: "For the First Time")
  • Rot ist die Liebe (1957) .... Rosemarie
  • Istanbul (1957) .... Stephanie Bauer/Karen Fielding
  • Flood Tide (1958) .... Anne Gordon
  • Arzt ohne Gewissen (1959) .... Harriet Owen

  • Cornell Borchers European Film Star Postcards Cornell Borchers


    Cornell Borchers Wikipedia