Georg Richter

Georg Richter (27 December 1915 10 May 1972) was a German-born Norwegian actor.

Georg Richter
Georg Lüddeckens Alexander Richter

December 27, 1915
DiedMay 10, 1972(1972-05-10) (aged 56)
Parent(s)Aud Egede-Nissen
Georg Alexander
RelativesAdam Egede-Nissen (grandfather)
Georga Wilhelma Ellertsen (grandmother)
Gerd Grieg (aunt)
Ada Kramm (aunt)
Gøril Havrevold (aunt)

He was born in Berlin to German actor Georg Alexander and Norwegian actress Aud Egede-Nissen. He made his stage debut at Søilen Teater in 1938, and later worked for Det Norske Teatret, Det nye Teater, Riksteatret, Centralteatret, Folketeatret, Trøndelag Teater, Den Nationale Scene, and Oslo Nye Teater.

He made his film debut in 1939, in Leif Sinding's film De vergeløse based on a book by Gabriel Scott, as the principal character "Albert". He also played leading roles in Så møtes vi i morgen (1946) and Himmel og helvete (1969), and minor roles in Tante Pose, I slik en natt, Lake of the Dead and Olsenbanden.[1][2]

His stepfather was actor Paul Richter.


  1. Brodal, Svein Erik. "Georg Richter". In Helle, Knut (ed.). Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  2. Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Georg Richter". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 9 October 2015.

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