Dieter Wedel
Director

Allegations Summary:
Rape, sexual harassment
Industry:
Alleged Victim Gender:
Female

Dieter Wedel is a German film and television director known for his work on Der SchattenmannDer große Bellheim, and Einmal im Leben – Geschichte eines Eigenheims.

In 2018, several women accused Wedel of serious sexual misconduct, including allegations of sexual harassment and attempted rape.

One actress accused Wedel of raping her in 1991, and strangling her when she fought back.  Another actress accused Wedel of violently raping her during what the director claimed was a casting session.  A third actress accused the director of retaliating against her professionally when she rejected his sexual advances.

Most of the allegations date to the 1980s and 1990s and are beyond the statute of limitations.

Film/TV Appearances
as cast member
Gier
Anleger bei Videoübertragung (uncredited)
2010
Anne Will (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2007
Pastewka (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2005
Menschen bei Maischberger (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2003
Volle Kanne (TV Series - 9 Episodes)
himself
1999
Beckmann (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1999
Die Johannes B. Kerner Show (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Gast
1998
The Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series - 2 Episodes)
1995
Romy- Verleihung (TV Series - 1 Episode)
himself
1990
Bayerischer Fernsehpreis (Blauer Panther) (TV Series - 1 Episode)
himself
1989
Wanna bet, that..? (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1981
Goldene Kamera Verleihung (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Laudatio
1966
Goldene Kamera Verleihung (TV Series - 2 Episodes)
himself
1966
Grimme-Preis-Verleihung (TV Series - 3 Episodes)
himself
1964
Bambi-Verleihung (TV Series - 1 Episode)
himself
1948
Filmography
as crew member
Gier
Director
2010
Gier
Writer
2010
Mein alter Freund Fritz
Director
2007
Papa und Mama
Director
2006
Papa und Mama
Screenplay
2006
The Nibelungs
Director
2002
Die Affäre Semmeling (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Director
2002
Der König von St. Pauli (TV Series - 6 Episodes)
Director
1998
Der Schattenmann (TV Series - 5 Episodes)
Director
1996
Der große Bellheim
Director
1993
Wilder Westen inclusive
Director
1988
Der Mann, der keine Autos mochte (TV Series - 6 Episodes)
Director
1984
Schwarz Rot Gold (TV Series - 7 Episodes)
Director
1982
Wer den Schaden hat..
Director
1981
Ein Abend mit Labiche
Director
1980
Das Komplott
Director
1979
Mittags auf dem Roten Platz
Director
1978
Das Rentenspiel
Director
1977
Alle Jahre wieder – Die Familie Semmeling
Director
1976
Pariser Geschichten (TV Series - 27 Episodes)
Director
1976
Die Rakete
Director
1975
Eiger
Director
1974
Aus Liebe zum Sport (TV Series - 13 Episodes)
Director
1974
Das Kurheim (TV Series - 13 Episodes)
Director
1972
Einmal im Leben - Geschichte eines Eigenheims
Director
1972
Einmal im Leben - Geschichte eines Eigenheims
Writer
1972
Scene of the Crime (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Director
1970
Scene of the Crime (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Writer
1970
Gedenktag
Director
1970