|Birthdate:||August 9, 1940|
|Death date:||September 2012|
Biography and career Edit
Winrich Kolbe was born in Germany. He moved to the United States to study architecture, but ended up being drafted during the Vietnam War. He served as an artillery spotter in the US Army.
After that, Kolbe began a career in television during the 1970s. He started out as a associate producer on shows such as Quincy M.E. and The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries. After that, he became a recurring director for shows such as Magnum, P.I., T.J. Hooker, Scarecrow and Mrs. King, Knight Rider, Spencer: For Hire, Hunter, Star Trek: The Next Generation, In the Heat of the Night, Lois and Clark, Millennium, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager and the 2000 version of The Fugitive (starring Mykelti Williamson).
Kolbe died in September 2012.