|Died||12 August 2022 (aged 81)|
|Cause of death||Pancreatic cancer|
|Occupation||Movie director, screenwriter|
(m. 1970; div. 1978)
Maria Borgel-Petersen (m. 1978)
Wolfgang Petersen (14 March 1941 – 12 August 2022) was a German movie director and screenwriter. His work included The NeverEnding Story, Enemy Mine, Outbreak, In the Line of Fire, Air Force One, Das Boot, The Perfect Storm, Troy and Poseidon.
References[change | change source]
- Jr, Mike Fleming (16 August 2022). "Director Wolfgang Petersen Dies At 81; Hollywood Star Rose After 'Das Boot' To Include Blockbusters 'The Perfect Storm,' 'Air Force One' & 'In The Line Of Fire'". Deadline. Retrieved 16 August 2022.
- Goldmann, A. J. (16 August 2022). "Wolfgang Petersen, Director of 'Das Boot,' Is Dead at 81" – via NYTimes.com.