Maria Borgel-Petersen is well known as the wife of Wolfgang Petersen who was a German film director, producer, and screenwriter. Recently, her husband died at the age of 81. Following the news of Wolfgang Petersen’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the director, with fans offering condolences to friends and family. “RIP to a cinematic legend who traumatized an entire generation. May the story of Wolfgang Petersen’s directing never-end.” Another user tweeted “The Neverending Story is packed with imagination, wonder, and invention, and that isn’t just the nostalgia talking! RIP Wolfgang Petersen.” While another user said “I feel bad I never celebrated Wolfgang Petersen more as a director. DAS BOOT blew me away as a kid, and everything he made after that was confidently well-crafted work that delivered the goods. Thanks for the imaginative worlds and taut thrillers, sir.”
Who is Maria Borgel-Petersen?
Maria Borgel-Petersen is well known as the wife of Wolfgang Petersen who was a German film director, producer, and screenwriter. Not much detail about her personal or professional life is known. However, talking about her husband he received two Oscar nominations for writing and directing 1981’s World War II epic Das Boot. He directed 1984’s The NeverEnding Story, 1995’s Outbreak, 1997’s Air Force One, 1993’s In the Line of Fire, the 2000s The Perfect Storm, 2004’s Troy, and the 2006 Poseidon remake with Kurt Russell and Richard Dreyfuss.
In 2016, interview with German outlet DW, Petersen admitted he “probably should not have done” and added “I was on a roll at that time. In the Line of Fire, Outbreak, Air Force One, Perfect Storm, Troy — I did all these films in a row, and each one was more successful than the one before. Five in a row,” he said at the time. “So they said, ‘Wolfgang can do anything. Just give him all the money, and we’ll be fine.’ But it wasn’t. I shouldn’t have done it, because it just doesn’t work like that. At some point you fail. … I haven’t told anybody that before.”
How old is Maria Borgel-Petersen?
Maria Borgel-Petersen is in her mid-’70s from the USA. Talking about her parents and siblings, we do not have much information regarding them. However, we will try to fetch their information very soon.
Who is Maria Borgel-Petersen Husband?
Maria Borgel-Petersen was married to Wolfgang Petersen in 1978 who was a German film director, producer, and screenwriter. He shares a son named Daniel Petersen with his previous wife Ursula Sieg. Not many details about his first wife. However, we will keep you updated very soon.
What is Maria Borgel-Petersen Net Worth?
The estimated Net Worth of Maria Borgel-Petersen is around $500K USD.
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