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Karl Farkas (1893–1971)

Karl Farkas was born on October 28, 1893 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. He was a writer and actor, known for Wonder Bar (1934), By Candlelight (1933) and Boogie-Woogie Dream (1944). He died on May 16, 1971 in Vienna, Austria. See full bio »

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(age 77) in Vienna, Austria

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Known For

Wonder Bar
Wonder Bar Writer
(1934)
By Candlelight
(1933)
Boogie-Woogie Dream
(1944)
Fregola
Fregola Writer
(1948)

Filmography

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 1979 Ein verrücktes Paar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (1979) ... (writer)
  Bilanz der Saison (TV Series) (1 episode, 1971) (book - 1 episode, 1971)
- Episode dated 12 June 1971 (1971) ... (book)
 1969 Heiter bis wolkig (TV Movie) (writer)
 1968 Bei Kerzenlicht (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Hofloge (TV Movie)
 1957 Bilanz des Jahres (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1957)
 1957 Vater macht Karriere (screenplay)
 1954 Hofloge (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1953 Ein tolles Früchtchen (writer)
 1953 Ich und meine Frau (writer)
 1952 Schäm' dich, Brigitte! (adaptation)
 1949 Nichts als Zufälle (book)
 1949 L'inconnu d'un soir (writer)
 1949 Rosen der Liebe (writer)
 1948 Fregola (writer)
 1944 Boogie-Woogie Dream (Short)
 1934 Milyon avcilari (screenplay "Sehnsucht 202")
 1934 Salto in die Seligkeit (screenplay)
 1934 Wonder Bar (based on the play by)
 1933 By Candlelight (play)
 1933 Abenteuer am Lido (writer)
 1933 Streichquartett (Short) (idea)
 1933 Der große Trick (Short) (writer)
 1932 Mein Name ist Lampe (Short)
 1932 Sehnsucht 202
 1931 Wenn die Soldaten... (play)
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Other Works:

The Wonder Bar (1934). Comedy. Written by Irving Caesar and Aben Kandel. From the German of Geza Herczeg and Karl Farkas. Lyrics by Irving Caesar. Music by Robert Katscher. Additional lyrics by Manuel M. Ponce. Additional music by J. Peterburski and Manuel M. Ponce. Directed by William Mollison. Nora Bayes Theatre: 17 May 1931-... See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Trivia:

After World War II he continued his former career seamlessly and he became very popular as a cabaret artist again (among others at the cabaret Simpl again). Especially his performances together with Ernst Waldbrunn and Maxi Böhm were very successful. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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