Eric Braeden

Eric Braeden

Eric Braeden  German Actor


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Eric Braeden and Dale Russell
Dale Russell and Eric Braeden have been married for 54 years since 8th Oct 1966. view relationship


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Eric Braeden is a 79 year old German Actor. Born Hans Jörg Gudegast on 3rd April, 1941 in Kiel, Germany, he is famous for The Young and the Restless in a career that spans 1962–present and 1960–present. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Eric Braeden has been in 16 on-screen matchups, including Barbara Crampton in The Young and the Restless (1973), Eileen Davidson in The Young and the Restless (1973), Alex Donnelley in The Young and the Restless (1973), Alicia Coppola in The Young and the Restless (1973) and Brenda Epperson Doumani in The Young and the Restless (1973).

Eric Braeden is a member of the following lists: Daytime Emmy Award winners, 1941 births and German film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 55 years, 5 months - -
Total1 55 years, 5 months - -


First Name Eric
Middle Name Jörg
Last Name Braeden
Full Name at Birth Hans Jörg Gudegast
Alternative Name Hans Gudegast
Age 80 years
Birthday 3rd April, 1941
Birthplace Kiel, Germany
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity White
Nationality German
University Montana State University, Missoula MT, Santa Monica College
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Young and the Restless
Year(s) Active 1963–present, 1962–present, 1960–present
Official Websites,,

Eric Braeden (born Hans-Jörg Gudegast; April 3, 1941) is a German-born American film and television actor, known for his roles as Victor Newman on the soap opera The Young and the Restless, as Hans Dietrich in the 1960s TV series The Rat Patrol, Dr. Charles Forbin in Colossus: The Forbin Project, and as John Jacob Astor IV in the 1997 film Titanic. He won a Daytime Emmy Award in 1998 for Lead Actor in a Drama Series for the role of Victor Newman.

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ChristianMale9th February, 197051 years oldDale Russell


Den of Thieves2018Ziggy ZerhusenMovie
The Man Who Came Back2008Reese PaxtonMovie
How I Met Your Mother2005Robin Sr.TV Show
Hope & Faith2003Lance TaylorTV Show
Meet the Deedles1998Elton DeedleMovie
Titanic1997John Jacob AstorMovie
Early Edition1996Soap Opera ActorTV Show
A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Wicked Wives1993David MorrisonTV Movie
Diagnosis Murder1993Eric BraedenTV Show
The Nanny1993Frank BradleyTV Show
The Ambulance1990The DoctorMovie
Lucky Chances1990Dimitri StanislopolousTV Show
Biography1987NarratorTV Show
The Bold and the Beautiful1987Victor NewmanTV Show
Airwolf1984Nick KincaidTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Col. Gerhardt BrunnerTV Show
Strike Force1981Dr. Van KeuranTV Show
The Aliens Are Coming1980Leonard NeroTV Movie
Hagen1980MilesTV Show
A Man Called Sloane1979CraneTV Show
The Power Within1979StephensTV Movie
Piranha1978Dr. Robert Hoak (swimming double) (uncredited)Movie
Project U.F.O.1978Paul GerardTV Show
The Eddie Capra Mysteries1978Leo SundersonTV Show
Vega$1978Arthur RollinsTV Show
Happily Ever After1978Ross FordTV Movie
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo1977Bruno Von StickleMovie
CHiPs1977State Senator Bob LarwinTV Show
Code Name: Diamond Head1977Ernest GraeberTV Movie
How the West Was Won1976Francis BrittenTV Show
Charlie's Angels1976John ReardonTV Show
Most Wanted1976CainTV Show
Death Scream1975KosinskyTV Movie
Barbary Coast1975BristolTV Show
Bronk1975BriscoeTV Show
Caribe1975Captain SlaterTV Show
Matt Helm1975ForbesTV Show
Switch1975Franz Hausner, Mike JenkinsTV Show
Wonder Woman1975Captain Drangel, DonalsenTV Show
Get Christie Love!1974Fred WhiteTV Show
Kolchak: The Night Stalker1974Bernhardt StieglitzTV Show
The Six Million Dollar Man1974Victor CheraskinTV Show
The Ultimate Thrill1974Roland ParlayMovie
Lady Ice1973Peter BrinkerMovie
Death Race1973StoefferTV Movie
The Six Million Dollar Man: Wine, Women and War1973Arlen FindletterTV Movie
Barnaby Jones1973'Hans', Jennings, RavenTV Show
Kojak1973Kenneth KrugTV Show
The Magician1973Nelson ParadineTV Show
The Young and the Restless1973Self, Victor NewmanTV Show
The Adulteress1973Hank BaronMovie
Intertect1973EmhardtTV Movie
Portrait: A Man Whose Name Was John1973Col. Gunter KrollTV Movie
Banacek1972Paul BolithoTV Show
The Rookies1972Anton JurzyckTV Show
Assignment: Vienna1972TV Show
The Judge and Jake Wyler1972Anton GranicekTV Movie
Escape from the Planet of the Apes1971Dr. Otto HassleinMovie
Bearcats!1971Col. Gustav ReinertTV Show
Cade's County1971Karl VerboeckTV Show
Cannon1971Carl BrucknerTV Show
O'Hara, U.S. Treasury1971VincentTV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Mike BensonTV Show
Colossus: The Forbin Project1970Dr. Charles ForbinMovie
The Mary Tyler Moore Show1970Karl HellerTV Show
McCloud1970RavikTV Show
The Young Rebels1970Major ZankerTV Show
The Mask of Sheba1970Dr. Roan MorganTV Movie
100 Rifles1969Von Klemme (as Hans Gudegast)Movie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969Pastor Goodleigh, Sten HolmquistTV Show
Honeymoon with a Stranger1969Frederico CaprioTV Movie
Hawaii Five-O1968Djebara, Dr. Paul Farrar, Klaus MarburgTV Show
Dayton's Devils1968Max Eikhart (as Hans Gudegast)Movie
Garrison's Gorillas1967Frank MillerTV Show
Mannix1967Viktor GrunievTV Show
Blue Light1966Major EalingTV Show
Jericho1966Major Fredrick Richter, Major RohdeTV Show
Mission: Impossible1966Andrei Fetyakov, Col. Markus von FrankTV Show
The Rat Patrol1966Capt. Hans DietrichTV Show
Morituri1965Radio Officer (uncredited)Movie
Run for Your Life1965David Navan, Eric Horst, Janos TakacsTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Becker, Nicholas BlokTV Show
The Wackiest Ship in the Army1965TV Show
12 O'Clock High1964Captain Zoller, Maj. Gerhard BentzTV Show
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964Mr. OakesTV Show
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963Kurt Krug, Manfred ScharffTV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Gerd HoffmanTV Show
Temple Houston1963TV Show
Combat!1962Ecktmann, German Vehicle Commander, Hans GruberTV Show
The Gallant Men1962German Officer, Radio OperatorTV Show
The Virginian1962AugustinTV Show
Operation Eichmann1961Klaus (uncredited)Movie
77 Sunset Strip1958German SoldierTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Carl Jaekel, Jack Sinclair, TalleyTV Show
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ZutakatekuZutakatekuJun 20, 2014

I was a fan of Eric, but because he called religion a joke, which it's not, I no longer respect him.

karentatertotkarentatertotJan 28, 2013

I saw it in 3D and it was amazing... again LOL, Thank you to the awesome cast and crew...

H2OJul 19, 2011

Good to see a loyal and faithful man that believes in marriage.

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