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Kathy Kaaf

Kathy Kaaf, German film producer, journalist. Recipient film award for Käthe Kollwitz in series Art and Message, Bavarian Ministry of Science and Art, 1990.

Background

  • Kaaf, Kathy was born on December 9, 1945 in Bonn, Germany. Daughter of Heinrich and Margot (Fremmer) Walbröhl.

  • Education

    • Education degree in English, French, University Bonn, 1969.

    Career

    • Teacher English, French Ursulines Private School, Bonn, 1970-1982. Freelance journalist General-Anzeiger, Bonn, FAZ newspaper, Frankfurt, since 1983. Intern Le Figaro, Paris, 1985.

      Visiting journalist Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1985. Script writer NDR-television, WDR-television, Cologne, Germany, since 1986. Producer RTL, 1988-1993.

      Journalist Handelsblatt, Düsseldorf, since 1991.

    Works

    • Co-author: Telekolleg II, 1989. Editor Kunst und Botschaft, 1988-1993. Producer 363 television series films Art and Message, 1988-1993.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Conductor youth choir, 1974-1985. Member Parish Council, Bonn, 1973-1977, president 1977-1985. Board directors Committee of Citizens of Bonn North, 1974-1981, president 1981-1993.

    Member Catholic Journalists and Publications, Soroptimist International (vice president German union 1993-1995, president 1995-1997), Club Bonn (representative to Council Europe).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, music, languages, interviews with international personalities, dinner parties.

    Connections

    • Married Kaaf, July 25, 1970 (divorced April 1985).
    • father: Heinrich Walbröhl
    • mother: Margot (Fremmer) Walbröhl
    • spouse: Kaaf
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    Born December 9, 1945
    (age 71)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1969
      French
    • 1970 - 1982
      Teacher, English
      Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1983
      freelance journalist General-Anzeiger
      Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1985
      visiting journalist Duke University
      Durham, United Kingdom
    • 1985
      intern, Le Figaro
      Paris, Kentucky, United States
    • 1986
      script writer, NDR-television
      Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1988 - 1993
      producer RTL
    • 1991
      journalist Handelsblatt
      Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany