Actor Tilo Prückner (1940-2020) is dead. He died on Thursday (July 2) in Berlin at the age of 79, as the first announced on Monday, citing his family. The German acting world and other companions say goodbye to their apparently very esteemed colleague on Instagram.
Preuss, Kronjäger and Tietjen wish "a safe journey"
"No No No! R.I.P. you legend and idol, since my childhood", shows actress Josefine Preuß (34) deeply moved in a post. "It was an honor for me to be able to work with you! Have a good trip, dance and laugh up there …", she continues to write and adds the hashtag # tiloprücknerderein Unique. In the picture for posting, Prückner and Preuss lean intimately against each other and smile at the camera.
Nina Kronjäger (53) was in front of the camera with Tilo Prückner for the film "Ostwind". "Dear Tilo, have a good trip. We had good times with 'Ostwind'. I never forget your impish wisdom and warmth as Kaan," she writes for a snapshoton which the two actors laugh at the camera.
Moderator Bettina Tietjen (60) also wishes Prückner a "good trip" and has published a black and white selfie with the actor on her Instagram profile.
Christiane Paul commemorates her "first film dad"
Christiane Paul (46) also worked with Prückner. The actor took on a special role: "My first film dad – in 'Deutschfieber', my first film, 1991 …", writes Paul to a photowhich shows the two in said film.
Sad comment from Jan Josef Liefers
Makeup artist Thorsten Esser posted a black and white picture of the actor and wrote: "RIP … Tilo." "Tatort" star Jan Josef Liefers (55) commented on the photo with a sad emoji.