Star of postwar German cinema was Soviet spy, declassified files show | World news | The Guardian

Marika Rökk, whose career began during the Nazi era, went on to star in almost 40 films until her death at the age of 90 in 2004. Photograph: Ronald Grant

One of Germany’s best-loved postwar actors has been exposed as a Soviet agent following the declassification of top secret intelligence documents.

Marika Rökk, who was banned from acting for two years for her apparent closeness to the Nazi regime, had in fact been working…

Source: Star of postwar German cinema was Soviet spy, declassified files show | World news | The Guardian

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