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Paul Hubschmid (1917–2001)

The son of an accountant, Paul Hubschmid was born, raised and schooled in Schoenenwerd, Switzerland. He trained for an acting career at the Max Reinhardt Seminar of Dramatic Art in Vienna and first appeared on stage at the Vienna Volkstheater in 1937. His motion picture debut took place the following year. He was cast as the titular hero in the ... See full bio »


(age 84) in Berlin, Germany

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Known For

The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms Prof. Tom Nesbitt
Funeral in Berlin
Funeral in Berlin Johnny Vulkan
The Indian Tomb
The Indian Tomb Harald Berger / Henri Mercier in French Version
Tiger of Bengal
Tiger of Bengal Harald Berger / Henri Mercier in French version


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 1992 Die Ringe des Saturn (TV Movie)
 1991-1992 Jolly Joker (TV Series)
Arthur Brecht
- Schwere Erbschaft (1992) ... Arthur Brecht
- Gefährliches Spiel (1991) ... Arthur Brecht
 1991 Linda
 1990 Klassäzämekunft
Rolf Zeller
 1986 Kir Royal (TV Series)
Hugo Raeber
- Königliche Hoheit (1986) ... Hugo Raeber
 1985 Bolero
 1981 Zurück an den Absender (TV Movie)
 1980 Bei Harrods fing es an (TV Movie)
 1974 Der Kommissar (TV Series)
Hans Joachim Kremer
- Traumbilder (1974) ... Hans Joachim Kremer
 1974 Die Abwerbung (TV Short)
 1972 Temptation in the Summer Wind
Freund des Professors
 1972 Das Jahrhundert der Chirurgen (TV Series)
Sir Frederick
- Die Krönung (1972) ... Sir Frederick
 1971 Primus (TV Series)
- The 65th Minute (1971) ... Captain
 1970 Biografie - Ein Spiel (TV Movie)
 1970 Wie ein Blitz (TV Mini-Series)
Ned Parker
- Dritter Teil (1970) ... Ned Parker
- Zweiter Teil (1970) ... Ned Parker
- Erster Teil (1970) ... Ned Parker
 1970 Skullduggery
 1969 Hotel Royal (TV Movie)
Van Cleef
 1969 Taste of Excitement
Hans Beiber
 1968 In Enemy Country
 1968 Manon 70
 1966 Funeral in Berlin
Johnny Vulkan
 1966 Living it Up
Francesco Jimenez
 1966 That Woman
Joachim Steigenwald
 1966 The Spy with Ten Faces
Paul Finney, the Upperseven
 1966 I Am Looking for a Man
Baron Federsen
 1965 Dis-moi qui tuer
Reiner Dietrich
 1965 The Gentlemen
 1965 Die schwedische Jungfrau
Prof. Dr. Martin Wiegand
 1965 The Majordomo
Docteur Ventoux / Le 'chat'
 1965 Me and the Forty Year Old Man
Jean-Marc Oesterlin
 1964 Marry Me, Cherie
Dr. Andreas Gollhofer
 1964 Le grain de sable
Alain Compton - un gangster
 1964 Mission to Hell
Werner Homfeld
 1964 Mozambique
 1963 Das große Liebesspiel
 1963 Eleven Years and One Day
Tony Cameron
 1962 Only a Woman
Martin Bohlen
 1961 Isola Bella
Götz Renner
 1961 Die große Reise (TV Movie)
Raymond Brinton
 1961 Festival
Jack Lambert, Filmstar
 1960 The Young Sinner
Alfred Schott
 1960 Die rote Hand
Johnny Zamaris
 1960 Journey to the Lost City
Harald Berger (as Paul Christian)
 1959 Das große Messer (TV Movie)
Charlie Castle
 1959 Liebe, Luft und lauter Lügen
Herr Häggeli
 1959 Alle Tage ist kein Sonntag
Karl Brandtstetter
 1958 The Day the Sky Exploded
John McLaren
 1958 Ihr 106. Geburtstag
Alfred Franconi
 1958 Voyage to Italy, Complete with Love
Robert Florian
 1958 Meine schöne Mama
 1957 A Modern Story
Alexander Haupt (as Paul Christian)
 1957 Salzburg Stories
 1956 My Husband's Getting Married Today
Georg Lindberg
 1956 The Golden Bridge
 1956 Liebe, die den Kopf verliert
Conrad Hegner (as Paul Christian)
 1956 Du bist Musik
Paul Heiden & Otto III
 1955 Rommel's Treasure
von Brunner (as Paul Christian)
 1955 The Ambassador's Wife
John de la Croix
 1955 Ingrid - The Story of a Fashion Model
Robert - Journalist
 1954 Happy Voyage
Robert Langen
 1954 School for Connubial Bliss
Justus Schneemann
 1953 Mit siebzehn beginnt das Leben
Ramon Montadeau
 1953 Music by Night
Robert Ellin
 1953 The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
Prof. Tom Nesbitt (as Paul Christian)
 1953 Die Venus vom Tivoli
 1953 Mask in Blue
Armando Cellini
 1952 No Time for Flowers
Karl Marek (as Paul Christian)
 1952 Palace Hotel
Fredy (as Paul Hubschmid-Christian)
 1950 The Thief of Venice
Alfiere Lorenzo Contarini (as Paul Christian)
 1949 Law of Love
Premierleutnant Hofstede
 1949 Bagdad
Hassan (as Paul Christian)
 1949 Geheimnisvolle Tiefe
Dr. Benn Wittich, Biologe u. Chemiker
 1948 The Heavenly Waltz
Hans Lieven
 1948 Arlberg-Express
Hans Leitner
 1948 Gottes Engel sind überall
Jo, ein amerikanischer Soldat
 1944 Liebesbriefe
Robert Wieland
 1943 Wilder Urlaub
Fritz Hablützel
 1943 Altes Herz wird wieder jung
Willibald Mack
 1942 Meine Freundin Josefine
Herr Milander
 1942 Der Fall Rainer
Franz Rainer
 1940 Mein Traum
Bob Ellis
 1940 Mir lönd nüd lugg
Hans Landolt
 1939 Maria Ilona
Imre von Hontos, Maria Ilonas Bruder
 1938 Füsilier Wipf
Reinhold Wipf
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Stage: Appeared in "My Fair Lady", Vienna, Austria.

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Alternate Names:

Paul Christian | Paul Hubschmid-Christian


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