The actress Klara Höfels is dead. She died on Sunday "after a short, serious illness" in Berlin.

Her agency and her family announced this to the German Press Agency on Monday.

The mother of the actress Alwara Höfels was 73 years old.

Moviegoers know Klara Höfels, among other things, from smaller roles in the Oscar-nominated tragic comedy “Toni Erdmann” and the Sebastian Fitzek film adaptation “Abschnitt”.

She also had many television appearances, for example in the ZDF crime series "Wilsberg" and "Ein Starke Team", the Joyn series "Jerks" and the ZDF pre-evening series "SOKO Munich".

In addition, Höfels has appeared on numerous German theater stages.