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- * Wolfgang Raach, " WR " was born on the 23. September 1959 in Pfullingen, which is a small town at the foot of the Swabian Alb, near Black Forest in the south of Germany. Before he began his career in the film industry he was a member of the German Olympic Team in swimming and German Heavy Weight Champion in Kick - boxing ( 2. degree black belt Shotokan Karate ). " WR " served 8 years in the German Naval Special Warfare Unit " Kampfschwimmerkompanie " and was part of several training programs with the " US Navy Seals " and the German Counter Terrorism Unit " GSG 9 ". In the first half of the 80's he was world champion and world record holder in military pentathlon. Among other international military decorations he received the "NCO Best Prize" from the German Department of Defense, also the German Military " Cross of Honor " and 1985 a Sport Award from King Olav V. from Norway. After his time in the Navy
" WR " passed a drama study course from 1986 - 1989 at the " Stage and Drama School Margot Hoepfner " in Hamburg, ( Germany ) and worked 7 years as actor and stuntman. In the second half of the 90's he was around the world as an international security operative and bodyguard for several governments and private clients.
" WR " organized many humanitarian missions for children hospitals in East Europe and Russia and was the responsible leader during this trips. Since 1999 " WR " lives in Malta and is working again for movies as a stuntman, actor and action coreographer. In 2002 he promoted to " Master Chief Petty Officer " in the German Navy and was building up the agency " Wolfstunts " which is a member of the " German Stunt Assosiation " ( BvS ). " WR " is the Head Instructor of the " Stunt Fighter Academy Malta " and a member of the " SFA " Germany. Since 2012 " WR " lives in Germany again. He has two doughters, Sarah - Maria and Alexandra.