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Kaiserin Elisabeth von sterreich (Character)
from Sissi (1955)

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The ill fated Empress of Austria was born as Duchess Elisabeth in Bavaria on Christmas eve... See more »
Alternate Names:
'Sisi' / Cissy / Elisabeth / Elisabeth of Austria / Empress Elisabeth / Empress Elisabeth 'Sisi' / Empress Elisabeth of Austria / Empress Elisabeth of Austria of Austria / Empress Elisabeth von sterreich / Empress Elizabeth / Erzsbet kirlyn / Erzsbet kirlyn / Herzogin Elisabeth in Bayern / Kaiserin Elisabeth / Kaiserin Elisabeth 'Sissi' von sterreich / Kaiserin Elisebeth / L'impratrice Elisabeth / La princesse Elisabeth de Bavire / Princess Elisabeth / Princess Elizabeth / Princess Sissi / Princess Sissy / Prinzessin Elisabeth 'Sissi' / Prinzessin Elisabeth 'Sissi' von Bayern / Sisi / Sissi / Sissi jeune / The Empress / The Empress Elizabeth / Young 'Sisi'


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  1. Ludwig II (2012) Played by Hannah Herzsprung

  2. Sisi (2009) (TV) Played by Cristiana Capotondi (as Kaiserin Elisabeth)
  3. Ring of Deceit (2009) (TV) Played by Nancy Boulanger (as Empress Elizabeth)
  4. Elisabeth - Die rätselhafte Kaiserin (2006) (TV) Played by Ariane Swoboda (as Elisabeth)
  5. Kronprinz Rudolf (2006) (TV) Played by Sandra Ceccarelli (as Empress Elisabeth 'Sisi')
    ... aka "The Crown Prince" - International (English title) (DVD box title), UK (imdb display title)
  6. Elisabeth (2005) (V) Played by Maya Hakvoort (as Elisabeth)
  7. Sissi, l'impératrice rebelle (2004) (TV) Played by Arielle Dombasle (as Sissi) / Lizzie Brocheré (as Sissi jeune)
  8. Das Bully Spezial - Sissi (2002) (TV) Played by Michael Herbig (as Sissi)

  9. Wie eine schwarze Möwe (1998) (TV) Played by Christine Ostermayer (as Elisabeth)
  10. "Princess Sissi" (1997) TV series Played by Terri Hawkes (as Princess Sissi) / Michèle Lituac (as Princess Sissi)
  11. Sisi und der Kaiserkuß (1991) Played by Vanessa Wagner (as Sisi)

  12. Der Kronprinz (1989) (TV) Played by Mijou Kovacs (as Elisabeth)

  13. "Fall of Eagles"
        - Requiem for a Crown Prince (1974) TV episode, Played by Rachel Gurney (as 'Sisi')
        - Death Waltz (1974) TV episode, Played by Diane Keen (as Young 'Sisi')
  14. Ludwig (1973) Played by Romy Schneider (as Elisabeth of Austria)
    ... aka "Ludwig: The Mad King of Bavaria" - USA (long title)
  15. Elisabeth Kaiserin von Österreich (1972) (TV) Played by Marisa Mell (as Kaiserin Elisabeth)
  16. Ludwig - Requiem for a Virgin King (1972) Played by Hanna Köhler (as Sissi)
    ... aka "Ludwig - Requiem für einen jungfräulichen König" - West Germany (original title)

  17. Mayerling (1968) Played by Ava Gardner (as Empress Elizabeth)
  18. Der Tag danach (1965) (TV) Played by Marianne Schönauer (as Kaiserin Elisabeth)

  19. Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress (1957) Played by Romy Schneider (as Sissi) / Romy Schneider (as Empress Elisabeth of Austria)
    ... aka "Sissi - Schicksalsjahre einer Kaiserin" - Austria (original title)
  20. "Producers' Showcase"
        - Mayerling (1957) TV episode, Played by Diana Wynyard (as The Empress)
  21. Sissi: The Young Empress (1956) Played by Romy Schneider (as Sissi)
    ... aka "Sissi - Die junge Kaiserin" - Austria (original title)
    ... aka "Princess Sissi" - Japan (English title) (imdb display title)
  22. "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre"
        - The Mayerling Affair (1956) TV episode, Played by Margaretta Scott (as Empress Elizabeth)
  23. Kronprinz Rudolfs letzte Liebe (1956) Played by Lil Dagover (as Kaiserin Elisabeth)
  24. Sissi (1955) Played by Romy Schneider (as Sissi)
  25. Waltz King (1955) Played by Linda Geiser (as Prinzessin Elisabeth 'Sissi' von Bayern)
    ... aka "Königswalzer" - West Germany (original title)
  26. "Front Row Center"
        - Meeting at Mayerling (1955) TV episode, Played by Mary Forbes (as Empress Elisabeth of Austria)
  27. Ludwig II: Glanz und Ende eines Königs (1955) Played by Ruth Leuwerik
    ... aka "Mad Emperor: Ludwig II" - International (English title) (informal title)
  28. Kaiserwalzer (1953) Played by Maria Holst
  29. The Song in the Forest (1950) (TV) Played by Joyce Carey (as Empress Elizabeth)

  30. The Secret of Mayerling (1949) Played by Marguerite Jamois (as L'impratrice Elisabeth)
    ... aka "Le secret de Mayerling" - France (original title)
  31. Erzsébet királyné (1940) Played by Katalin Karády (as Erzsbet kirlyn)

  32. Magyar Melody (1939) (TV) Played by Stella Arbenina (as The Empress Elizabeth)
  33. Prinzessin Sissy (1939) Played by Traudl Stark (as Princess Sissy)
  34. The King Steps Out (1936) Played by Grace Moore (as Cissy) / Grace Moore (as Princess Elizabeth)
  35. A királyné huszárja (1936) Played by Lili Berky (as Erzsbet kirlyn)
  36. Valse royale (1936) Played by Alla Donell (as La princesse Elisabeth de Bavire)
  37. Königswalzer (1935) Played by Carola Höhn (as Herzogin Elisabeth in Bayern)
  38. Elisabeth von Österreich (1931) Played by Lil Dagover (as Elisabeth of Austria)
  39. Ludwig der Zweite, König von Bayern (1930) Played by Trude von Molo (as Kaiserin Elisabeth 'Sissi' von sterreich)
    ... aka "Ludwig II, King of Bavaria" - International (English title) (literal title)

  40. Das Schicksal derer von Habsburg (1928) Played by Erna Morena (as Empress Elisabeth)
  41. Ludwig II. (1922) Played by Gina Puch-Klitsch (as Kaiserin Elisebeth)
  42. Kaiserin Elisabeth von Österreich (1921) Played by Carla Nelsen
  43. Das Schweigen am Starnbergersee (1920) Played by Carla Nelsen (as Empress Elisabeth von sterreich)
Archive Footage:
  1. Alles ist Liebe (2014) Played by Romy Schneider (as Sissi)
  2. Sisi ... und ich erzähle euch die Wahrheit (2012) Played by Romy Schneider (as Sissi)
  3. Forever My Love (1962) Played by Romy Schneider (as Princess Elisabeth)
    ... aka "Sissi: Forever My Love" - USA (video title)

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Fun Stuff

From Mayerling (1968)
Empress Elizabeth: Do you know what he said to me the day he was married? "Mother, say a prayer for me." And I said "what prayer shall I make for you?" And he said "Pray to God that I should never fall in love." See more »

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