Pierre Brice (Winnetou) 1977


Pierre Brice as Karl May’s Winnetou and former Bravo Girl of the Year Christiane Gött on a single-page poster in Bravo of 17 March 1977. Gött had landed a role in the open-air performance of the Winnetou play in Elspe, alongside Brice. Of course, everybody knew that the open-air lay in Bad Segeberg was always superior.


Pierre Brice (Winnetou) 1976

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French actor Pierre Brice in a centre-spread poster in Bravo of 16 December 1976.

Brice, who died in June 20125, is dressed here in his role as the Native American noble warrior Winnetou, based on Karl May’s novels, which he performed in wildly popular TV films and on open-air productions in the small towns of Bad Segeberg and Elspe.

He was previously featured in a poster from 1967.

Pierre Brice 1967

67-03-20 Pierre BricePierre Brice: Poster in Bravo 20 March 1967 (a little outside our usual timeline).
Bravo readers had voted Brice as the most popular male movie star for his role as the Native-American Winnetou, based on the Wild West books by the German author Karl May. The Frebch actor died on 6 June 2015 at the age of 86.
Most popular female movie star was Brice’s co-star, Marie Versini.