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Cornell Borchers (Gerlind Cornell Borchers)

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Biography

Silute, Lithuania
Tall, blonde, turquoise-eyed Cornell Borchers was born of Lithuanian ancestry and studied medicine before turning towards a career in the performing arts. She attended drama classes from 1947 to 1948 and was discovered for films by the director Arthur Maria Rabenalt. She made a few German films before signing a seven-year contract with 20th Century Fox. Publicity quickly touted her as the new Ingrid Bergman, but her first Hollywood sojourn turned out to be rather brief. After just one picture, The Big Lift (1950), Cornell walked out on her contract, convinced that quality roles were not forthcoming. Read more...

Actor

Character: Frederica Burkhardt

The Big Lift 1950

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Character: Lisa Gosting

Never Say Goodbye 1956

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Character: Stephanie Bauer / Karen Fielding

Istanbul 1957

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Character: Angelika / Inez / Lisette / Maria

Die tödlichen Träume 1951

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Character: Inga Hartl

The Divided Heart 1954

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