Susanne Cramer

Susanne Cramer (3 December 1936 – 7 January 1969) was a German film and television actress. She was born in Frankfurt, Germany, and died in Hollywood, California, of pneumonia, at age 32.[3]

Susanne Cramer
Bill Bixby Susanne Cramer My Favorite Martian 1965.JPG
Cramer with Bill Bixby in My Favorite Martian (1965)
Born(1936-12-03)3 December 1936
Died7 January 1969(1969-01-07) (aged 32)
Hollywood, California, U.S.
Resting placeForest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)
Years active19561969
  • Hermann Nehlsen
    (m. 1956; div. 1957)
  • (m. 1957; div. 1958)
  • Allan A. Buckhantz
    (m. 1961)
  • (m. 1967)


Cramer had a six-year career in American television, starting with a 1963 episode of The Dakotas, and ending with a 1969 episode of The Guns of Will Sonnett. In between, she was in 24 other television roles. Among them were two appearances on The Rogues in 1964, two appearances on the Kraft Suspense Theater in 1965,[2] two appearances on Burke's Law in 1964-65, and two appearances on The Man from U.N.C.L.E.. She also made appearances in 1964 and 1965 on two episodes of Perry Mason: "The Case of a Place Called Midnight" and as murderer Gerta Palmer in "The Case of the Fugitive Fraulein".


Year Title Role Notes
1956 Winter in the Woods Inge Sternitzke
1956 The Stolen Trousers Edith Martens
1956 Les Assassins du dimanche Gerda Brüchner
1956 Kleines Zelt und große Liebe Karin Faber
1957 Rot ist die Liebe Annemieken
1957 The Night of the Storm Gina
1957 Kindermädchen für Papa gesucht Sabine Friedberg
1957 Das Glück liegt auf der Straße Elfie
1957 Widower with Five Daughters Karin Scherzer
1957 The Daring Swimmer Gaby Marshall
1957 Holiday Island Antonietta
1958 Voyage to Italy, Complete with Love Ilse Knopf
1958 The Copper Ursula Brandt
1958 Der lachende Vagabund [de] Pia Hollebusch
1958 Schwarze Nylons – Heiße Nächte Karin
1959 Nick Knattertons Abenteuer – Der Raub der Gloria Nylon [de] Gloria Nylon
1960 Yo quiero vivir contigo Laura
1960 Mal drunter - mal drüber Mary
1961 Three Men in a Boat Betje Ackerboom
1961 Blind Justice Helga Dahms
1964 Bedtime Story Anna
1965 Dear Brigitte Blonde Doll (Upjohn's Girl) Uncredited
Year Title Role Notes
1963 The Dakotas Maria Hoenig 1 episode
1965 Bonanza Hilda Brunner Episode: "Dead and Gone"
1964-1965 Burke's Law Elsa Werner / Cindy 2 episodes
1964-1965 Perry Mason Gerta Palmer / Greta Koning 2 episodes
1965 My Favorite Martian Kitty 1 episode
1965 Get Smart Tanya 1 episode
1966 Hogan's Heroes Eva 1 episode
1966 Jericho Marlene 1 episode
1967 Ironside Tina Masson 1 episode
1967 The Rat Patrol Gerta 1 episode
1968 Death Valley Days Britta Olaffson 1 episode
1969 The Guns of Will Sonnett Christine Anderson 1 episode, (final appearance)


  1. ^ Glamour Girls of the Silver Screen
  2. ^ a b A contribution by Ingo Löchel
  3. ^ "Susanne Cramer | BFI". Archived from the original on 2009-01-19. Retrieved 2017-07-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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