Sylvester GrothPlays Walter Schweppenstette
Sylvester Groth, born 1958, is a German film actor and tenor. He is best known to English language audiences for appearing in Quentin Tarantino's 2009 film Inglourious Basterds, in which he portrayed Nazi Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels and won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. Groth also portrayed Goebbels in the 2007 German film My Führer. His first major film role was in 1993's Stalingrad.