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Klaus Maria Brandauer

Gave his debut as an actor in 1962. Member of the 'Wiener Burgtheater' in Vienna since 1972. Played at the 'Salzburger Festspiele' since 1975. Directed plays since 1977. Debuted as a movie actor in 1972. See full bio »
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 2016 Capelli Code (TV Series) (pre-production)
Frank Capelli
- Augen und Ohren (2016) ... Frank Capelli
- Das darf der Mensch nicht trennen (2016) ... Frank Capelli
- Ave Maria (2016) ... Frank Capelli
- Das purpurne Halstuch (2016) ... Frank Capelli
- Das Gesetz der Eskalation (Teil 1) (2016) ... Frank Capelli
 2013 Die Auslöschung (TV Movie)
Ernst Lemden
 2011/I Manipulation
Urs Rappold
 2009 Tetro
Carlo / Alfie
 2003 Entrusted (TV Movie)
Gregor Lämmle
 2002 Between Strangers
Alexander Bauer
 2002 Jedermanns Fest
Jan Jedermann
 2000 The Diver
 1998 Speer (TV Movie)
 1998 Jeremiah (TV Movie)
King Nebuchadnezzar
 1994 Mario und der Zauberer
 1994 Felidae
Pascal / Claudandus (voice)
 1991 Becoming Colette
Henri Gauthier-Villars
 1991/I White Fang
 1990 The Russia House
 1990 Marleneken (TV Mini-Series)
Radfahrer (uncredited)
 1989 Spider's Web
Benjamin Lenz
 1988 Europa und der zweite Apfel (TV Movie)
 1988 Burning Secret
 1988 Hanussen
Klaus Schneider / Eric Jan Hanussen
 1986 Streets of Gold
Alek Neuman
 1985 The Lightship
Captain Miller
 1985 Quo Vadis? (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... Nero
- Episode #1.5 (1985) ... Nero
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... Nero
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Nero
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Nero
 1984 Kindergarten
German Officer
 1984 The Snob (TV Movie)
 1983 Der Weg ins Freie (TV Movie)
Baron Georg von Wergenthin
 1983 Roda Rodas rote Weste (TV Movie)
 1983 Jedermann (TV Movie)
 1982 La quinta donna (TV Movie)
 1980 Wochenendgeschichten (TV Movie)
 1980 Die Weber (TV Movie)
Moritz Jäger
 1979 Die Bräute des Kurt Roidl (TV Movie)
Kurt Roidl
 1979 Jahreszeiten der Liebe (TV Movie) (segment "Die Partygänger")
 1979 A Sunday in October
 1978 Jean-Christophe (TV Series)
 1977 Sonderdezernat K1 (TV Series)
Werner Feldmeister
- Der Stumme (1977) ... Werner Feldmeister
 1976 Darf ich mitspielen? (TV Movie)
 1976 Kabale und Liebe (TV Movie)
 1976 Die Babenberger in Österreich (TV Movie)
 1975 Frag nach bei Casanova (TV Movie)
 1975 Leonce und Lena (TV Movie)
Prinz Leonce
 1975 Derrick (TV Series)
Erich Forster
- Pfandhaus (1975) ... Erich Forster
 1975 Das Konzert (TV Movie)
Dr. Franz Jura
 1975 Die Verschwörung des Fiesco zu Genua (TV Movie)
 1974 Wienerinnen (TV Movie)
Josef Ulrich
 1973 Was Ihr wollt (TV Movie)
 1972 Oscar Wilde (TV Movie)
Oscar Wilde
 1972 The Salzburg Connection
Johann Kronsteiner
 1972 Weh dem, der lügt (TV Movie)
Leon, Küchenjunge
 1970 Der Tag des Krähenflügels (TV Movie)
 1970 Der alte Richter (TV Series)
Oliver, ein junger Mann
- Der junge Richter (1970) ... Oliver, ein junger Mann
 1970 Fast ein Hamlet (TV Movie)
 1970 Das Wort (TV Movie)
 1969 Juno und der Pfau (TV Movie)
Johnny Boyle
 1969 Zwei aus Verona (TV Movie)
 1968 Das Käthchen von Heilbronn (TV Movie)
Gottfried Friedeborn
 1966 Die Ballade von Peckham Rye (TV Movie)
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"Bleiben tu' ich mir nicht", 1991, autobiography (German)

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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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When he directed Bertolt Brecht's "Die Dreigroschenoper" ("The Threepenny Opera") at the Berlin Admiralspalast, the production got a mixed reception. Nevertheless, it was watched by 70,000 people within 7 weeks (2006). See more »

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