Richard Gonlag Riphagen
© Pupkin Film

Movie and TV Series »Riphagen«


Director: Pieter Kuijpers
Film Premiere 1st of October 2016
On TV, in three parts, 1st, 8th and 15th of January 2017
Production: Pupkin Film
Cast: Jeroen van Koningsbrugge, Anna Raadsveld, Kay Greidanus, Lisa Zweerman and others

The true story of the biggest war criminal in the Netherlands during World War II, Andries »Al Capone« Riphagen. He handed at least 3190 Jewish people over to the authorities, who were all deported to the concentration camps. He got paid for every reported Jew and confiscated all their possessions, keeping most of it himself. Riphagen fled the country in 1946 and was never convicted for his crimes.
I played the part of Willy Lages, Head of the SD in Amsterdam.
The movie was aired for the first time on Dutch television in three episodes on the 1st, 8th and 15th of January 2017.

Worldwide on Netflix since Octobre 2016.


Theatre Sandbank

25th May 2022 • Premiere »Sandbank« • Spiekeroog • further performances until 19th August

TV Series WaPo Duisburg

Until 3rd of August 2022 • TV Series »WaPo Duisburg« • Episode 5 »Juwelenräuber« • ARD/WDR Mediathek

TV Series The Institute

From February 1st • TV series »The Institute« • German television (ARD/BR)

On Netflix and DVD

On Netflix and DVD • Movie »Riphagen« • Pupkin Film