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Drosselmeyer (Character)
from The Nutcracker (1977/I) (TV)

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Drosselmeyer is the mysterious magician-like figure in Tchaikovsky's ballet "The Nutcracker"... See more »
Alternate Names:
'Uncle' Drosselmeier / Dr. Dross / Drosselmajer / Drosselmayer / Drosselmeier / Drosselmeier, Hofuhrmacher / Grandfather Drosselmayer / Herr Drosselmeier / Herr Drosselmeyer / Uncle Drosselmeier / Uncle Drosselmeyer


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  1. The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) Played by Morgan Freeman
  2. The Nutcracked (2015) Played by Sam Schweikert

  3. Nussknacker und Mausekönig (2015) (TV) Played by Anatole Taubman (as Drosselmeier)
  4. The Nutcracker Sweet (2015) (V) Played by Kirk Thornton
  5. Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight (2014) Played by Rex Harrington
    ... aka "An American Girl: Isabelle Dances into the Spotlight" - USA (DVD title)
  6. "The Bolshoi Ballet: Live from Moscow"
        - The Nutcracker (2010) TV episode, Played by Denis Savin

  7. The Nutcracker (2009) Played by Gary Avis
  8. Nutcracker on Ice (2009) (TV) Played by Rudy Galindo
  9. The Nutcracker (2008) (V) Played by Anton Adasinsky (as Herr Drosselmeyer)
    ... aka "Nutcracker" - USA (DVD box title)
  10. "Great Performances"
        - Dance in America: San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker (2008) TV episode, Played by Damian Smith (as Uncle Drosselmeyer)
        - The Nutcracker (2001) TV episode, Played by Anthony Dowell
        - The Hard Nut (1992) TV episode, Played by Rob Besserer (as Drosselmeier)
  11. Casse Noisette (The Nutcracker) (2008) Played by Jeremie Belingard
  12. The Secret of the Nutcracker (2007) (TV) Played by Brian Cox
  13. The Nutcracker and the Mouseking (2004) (V) Played by Volker Brandt (as Drosselmeier) / Eric Idle (as Drosselmeier)
  14. Nutcracker! (2003) (TV) Played by Scott Ambler (as Dr. Dross)
  15. "Princess Tutu" (2002) TV series Played by Marty Fleck
    ... aka "Purinsesu Chuchu" - Japan (original title)
  16. Ballet for Children Unauthorized 3 (2001) Played by Jack Wilson
  17. Barbie in the Nutcracker (2001) (V) Played by French Tickner (as Grandfather Drosselmayer)
  18. Caisse-Noisette (2001) (V) Played by Oliver Matz

  19. The Nuttiest Nutcracker (1999) (V) Played by Jim Cummings (as Uncle Drosselmeier)
  20. The IMAX Nutcracker (1997) Played by Heathcote Williams (as 'Uncle' Drosselmeier)
  21. Nutcracker on Ice (1995) (TV) Played by Brian Orser (as Drosselmeier)
  22. The Nutcracker (1994/II) (V) Played by Joseph Cipolla
  23. The Nutcracker (1994/I) (V) Played by Piotr Russanov (as Drosselmayer)
  24. Nutcracker on Ice (1994) (TV) Played by Victor Petrenko (as Drosselmeier)
  25. The Nutcracker (1993) Played by Bart Robinson Cook (as Drosselmeier)
    ... aka "George Balanchine's The Nutcracker" - USA (complete title)
  26. The Nutcracker Prince (1990) Played by Peter Boretski (as Uncle Drosselmeier)

  27. The Nutcracker (1989) (V) Played by Yuri Vetrov
  28. The Nutcracker (1988) (V) Played by Laurent Hilaire
  29. The Nutcracker (1987) (V) Played by Vladimir Levashev (as Drosselmayer)
  30. Nutcracker (1986) Played by Hugh Bigney (as Herr Drosselmeier)
    ... aka "Nutcracker: The Motion Picture" - USA (promotional title)
    ... aka "Pacific Northwest Ballet's Nutcracker" - USA (complete title)
  31. The Nutcracker (1985) (TV) Played by Michael Coleman

  32. Nutcracker Fantasy (1979) Played by Christopher Lee (as Uncle Drosselmeyer) / Kô Nishimura (as Uncle Drosselmeyer)
  33. The Nutcracker (1977/II) (TV) Played by Vladimir Levashev
  34. The Nutcracker (1977/I) (TV) Played by Alexander Minz
  35. Das Märchen von der harten Nuß (1972) (TV) Played by Kurt Sowinetz (as Drosselmeier, Hofuhrmacher)
    ... aka "The Tale of the Hard Nut" - USA (literal English title)

  36. The Nutcracker (1968) (TV) Played by Rudolf Nureyev
  37. Dziadek do orzechów (1967) Played by Wienczyslaw Glinski (as Drosselmajer)
  38. The Nutcracker (1964) (TV) Played by Harald Kreutzberg
    ... aka "Der Nußknacker" - West Germany (original title)

  39. "Playhouse 90"
        - The Nutcracker (1958) TV episode, Played by George Balanchine
Archive Footage:
  1. "Breakfast with the Arts"
        - The Nutcracker (1997) TV episode, Played by Alexander Minz

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From The Nutcracker Prince (1990)
Uncle Drosselmeier: Time that was, time shall be, but waste it not, ere it waste thee. See more »

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