Referring to his family, he told Dresdner Neues Nachrichten (DNN) today. Spectators in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Hoppe is known primarily for the role of the King in the fairy tale "Tři oriešky pro Popolušku". But in the 1980s, he also starred in The Oscar's Mefisto.
According to DNN, Hoppe, who died in a family circle, is the most famous and internationally known actor from the former German Democratic Republic.
He was born in December 1930. Since the late 1970s he has worked in the Dresden theater and also starred in many television films and films.
Václav Vorlíček & # 39; s Fair Three Fists Film for Popoluška was created in the 1970s in joint German-Czechoslovak-Eastern production. Aside from Hoppe, other German actors also play important roles in the film that are inherently linked to Christmas in Slovakia, in the Czech Republic, Germany, but also in Norway. The Queen made Karin Lesch and Macoch Carol Braunbock.
Hoppe also starred in the film by Hungarian director István Szabó Mefisto, who in 1982 won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film. He presented the role of the Prime Minister, whose image was Nazi politician Hermann Göring.