Date of Birth:
28 April 1939
Burkhard Driest played in 1 movies in the Drama, War, Music genres.
Burkhard Driest got succeed with average imdb rating 7.6.
The plot of _Die Verrohung des Franz Blum (1974)_ (qv) was based on his life. He was imprisoned for bank robbery and wrote the script in jail.His appearance on a talk show where actress 'Romy Schneider (I)' (qv) flirted with him publicly, without knowing him before, became German TV history (1974).Hyper-virile, tall, square-shouldered, rough-faced athlete who gave almost the impression of a Neandertaler - so he was predestined for roles as sturdy criminal or racket (despite that he was no educat... Read more