Larry Hovis (Sergeant
Carter) celebrated his 64th birthday on February 20, 2000. For the past decade, he
has been teaching theater at Southwest Texas State
University in San Marcos, Texas, He has also performed
in several productions at the university.
Baker) has acted in
a few feature films and television shows in the years since
Hogan's Heroes. He has worked quite a lot in the
theater. He earned a degree from Loyola Marymount and
plans to go into the teaching field.
(General Burkhalter) celebrated his
93rd birthday on September 18. In 1991,
he authored a book entitled "Quietude and Quest :
Protagonists and Antagonists in the Theatre, on and Off
Stage As Seen Through the Eyes of Leon Askin".
In 1998, he authored the book "Der Mann mit den 99
Gesichtern." ("The Man with 99
Though now wheelchair-bound due to a leg injury,
Leon Askin is still active in theater and film.
Leon Askin in 1983
(Major Hochstetter) continued acting in several television shows and movies in
the years following Hogan's Heroes. He was an
accomplished musician, mastering the Appalachian five-string
banjo. He won 29 trophies at prominent banjo and
fiddle contests before his death on December 28, 1993.
(Helga) has not acted much since her days on Hogan's Heroes.
In a 1998 interview, she stated that she is working on her
autobiography, tentatively titled "Escape to
Cynthia Lynn's Book, "Escape To Freedom"
can now be ordered. Check out her official web site...http://www.venturacountyweddingchannel.com/hogan
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(Hilda) married Bob Crane in October of 1970. They were
married until his murder in 1978. She had abandoned
her acting career after Hogan's Heroes ended.
(Colonel Crittendon) continues to act in feature films. He appeared in
1997s "Titanic", and 1999s "The
(Frau Linkmeyer) appeared in 1998s Blues Brothers 2000. She is also a
drama coach and founder of the Players Ring and Gallery