Tag: Austrian

Fritz Lang

(1890–1976) Friedrich Christian Anton Lang Filmography as Actor: Le Mépris 1963 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli   Born December 5 1890 Vienna (Austria) Died August 2 1976 Beverly Hills, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Producer Film director Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards Hollywood Walk…

Maria Schell

(1926–2005) Maria Margarethe Anna Schell Filmography as Actress: Le Notti Bianche 1957 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Maria Schell, Marcello Mastroianni   Born January 15 1926 Vienna (Austria) Died April 26 2005 Preitenegg (Austria) Cause of death Pneumonia Brother Maximilian Schell (1930-2014) Occupation Actress Producer…

Otto Preminger

(1905–1986) Otto Ludwig Preminger Filmography as Director: Bonjour Tristesse 1958 Director: Otto Preminger Starring: Deborah Kerr, David Niven   Born December 5 1905 Vyzhnytsia (Ukraine) Died April 23 1986 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Alzheimer’s / Lung cancer Occupation Film director…

Lotte Lenya

(1898–1981) Karoline Wilhelmine Charlotte Blamauer Filmography as Actress: From Russia with Love 1963 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi   Born October 18 1898 Vienna (Austria) Died November 27 1981 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Actress Singer Awards…

Curd Jürgens

(1915–1982) Curd Gustav Andreas Gottlieb Franz Jürgens Filmography as Actor: Et Dieu… créa la femme 1956 Director: Roger Vadim Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Curd Jürgens     The Spy Who Loved Me 1977 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Roger Moore, Barbara Bach   Born December 13 1915 Solln,…

Billy Wilder

(1906–2002) Samuel Wilder Filmography as Director: Sunset Boulevard 1950 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson     Sabrina 1954 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn     Love in the Afternoon 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Gary Cooper, Audrey…

Maximilian Schell

(1930–2014) Filmography as Actor: Julia 1977 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave     Stalin 1992 Director: Ivan Passer Starring: Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond   Born December 8 1930 Vienna (Austria) Died February 1 2014 Innsbruck (Austria) Occupation Actor Sister…

Fred Zinnemann

(1907–1997) Alfred Zinnemann Filmography as Director: High Noon 1952 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly     A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller     The Day of the Jackal 1973 Director: Fred Zinnemann…

Empress Elisabeth of Austria

(1837–1898) Elisabeth Amalie Eugenie, Herzogin in Bayern Empress consort of Austria (1854-1898) Queen consort of Hungary (1854-1898) Queen consort of Croatia (1854-1898) Queen consort of Bohemia (1854-1898) Queen consort of Lombardy-Venetia (1854-1866) Filmography: Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut…

Romy Schneider

(1938–1982) Rosemarie Magdalena Albach-Retty Filmography as Actress: La piscine 1969 Director: Jacques Deray Starring: Romy Schneider, Alain Delon     Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider   Born September 23 1938 Vienna (Austria) Died May 29…