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Tribute to Lex Barker

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This site is dedicated to unforgotten actor Lex Barker. Here you can find information about his life, his movies and career. Current news can be found here even though Lex Barker passed away way too young more than 30 years ago.

News can be found on this page or on page News and tidbits The latest updates are mentioned on the bottom of this page. Enjoy surfing on these sites and thank you for visiting! By the way: I'd appreciate entries in my guestbook

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July 16th 2018: HTTPS and Privacy Policy!

According to new security standards I converted my site to HTTPS, so the data communication is encrypted and a lot more secure. Please update your links! Nevertheless you are forwarded automatically. The necessary Privacy policy has been added and I adapted the form for guestbook entries.

February 4th 2018: Form for guestbook finally online!

Finally the form for new entries in my guestbook is ready, so you can write new entries directly in this form. For safety reasons I will unlock them by myself, so please be patient, it could take one or two days unless you can see them online!

November 7th 2017: Brad Harris passed away

Brad Harris

On November 7th unvorgotten actor Brad Harris passed away at a high age of 84 years. He worked with Lex Barker in "Mr. Dynamit - Morgen küßt Euch der Tod", but he is known best for his role of police captain Tom Rowland in the films "Kommissar X".

He always kept fit and was interested in the film business. Once more one of those people who knew Lex personally or worked with him is gone. He was very well liked by his friends because of his friendly and humorous character and will greatly be missed by his friends and fans!

Photo: Margrit Larres

April 23rd 2017: Gustavo Rojo passed away

Gustavo Rojo

Some days ago Gustavo Rojo passed away at a high age of 92 years. He was best known by his roles in the German Karl-May movies. His first Karl-May movie was "Old Shatterhand", where he played the villainous Corporal Bush. Further roles (as a good guy) were Lieutenant Potoca in "Treasure of the Aztecs" and "Pyramid of the Sun God" and Ahmed el Corda in "Durchs wilde Kurdistan" and "Im Reich des silbernen Löwen".

Gustavo Rojo worked as an actor all the time onscreen as well as on stage. He will greatly be missed by his fans!

Picture courtesy Reiner Boller

February 25th 2017: Actor from Introducing Dorothy Dandridge identified!

After many years of searching (see here) the name of the actor who played Lex' Tarzan character in the movie "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge" he is identified! In the IMDB he is mentioned as Tyrone Wade. Many thanks to Ted and his friend who dug out and sent me this information!

Hint Older news switch to News and tidbits after some time.

Latest Updates:

Date Page What's new
2018-12-05 Barkwatch: Lex on German TV - merry christmas!
2018-08-03 News and tidbits: Lex Barker in German Spy Museum Berlin
2018-02-04 New entry in guestbook: New form for entries in my guestbook is ready
2016-01-24 Books and movies: The Rudi-Carrell show with Lex will be released by Pidax in March 2016.
2015-10-04 Dubbing: Link to Czech homepage with dubbing actors
2014-12-24 Travel reports: X-mas special: travel report from Lex' Villa in Croatia
2014-02-23 Mr. Dynamit - Morgen küßt Euch der Tod: Hint on BND publication added


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