- “For me, it was really over. But I had so closed my peace. So two weeks later I get a call again from the production. Tarantino wants me to come to Berlin again. He then took half a day to tell me the whole script to convince me how important is that scene and that I play it. It was an incredibly beautiful moment.”
- ―Richard Sammel on his role
Richard Sammel (born 1960) is a German actor. Sammel was born in Heidelberg. His passion for the performing arts as musician (he plays violin), actor and also dancer, enabled him to gather richly diversified and Europe-wide experiences in film, television and theatre productions. He is best known for playing Sgt. Werner Rachtman in Inglourious Basterds.