Her performance in The Prize, co-starring Paul Newman, won her a Golden Globe Award. Her long list of credits includes The Swiss Conspiracy and The Astral Factor.
She moved to England to work as a domestic assistant and perfect her English.
She is a statuesque German actress who became fluent in seven languages.
She married Joe Hyams in 1964, and the couple divorced in 1981.
She was a pinup model like Jenny McCarthy.