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Václav Havel (1936–2011)


Václav Havel was born on October 5, 1936 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He was a writer and actor, known for Citizen Havel (2008), Leaving (2011) and Generation 68 (2008). He was married to Dagmar Havlová and Olga Splíchalová. He died on December 18, 2011 in Hrádecek, Czech Republic. See full bio »

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Known For

Citizen Havel
Citizen Havel Himself
(2008)
Leaving
Leaving Writer
(2011)
Generation 68
Generation 68 Himself
(2008)
Pétition
Pétition Writer
(1987)

Filmography

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 2011 Leaving (play)
 2010 Leaving (TV Movie) (play)
 2010 The Garden Party (TV Movie) (play)
 1999 The Mountain Hotel (TV Movie) (play)
 1998 My Beautiful Bohemia (TV Short) (radio program)
 1994 La faute (Short) (play "Chyba")
 1994 Mlýny (TV Movie) (play "Zivot pred sebou")
 1992 Zítra to spustíme (TV Movie) (play)
 1991/I Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 The Beggar's Opera (play)
 1991 Vanek-Trilogie (TV Movie) (plays)
 1991 Butterfly on the Antenna (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1991/II Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 Largo Desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 Audience (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1990 Vernisáz (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1987 Pétition (TV Movie) (play)
 1986 Protest (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1985 Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1982 Protesten (TV Movie) (play "Chyba" - as Vaclav Havel)
  Play for Today (TV Series) (one-act play - 1 episode, 1981) (plays "Private View" and "Audience" - 1 episode, 1978)
- Protest (1981) ... (one-act play)
- Sorry (1978) ... (plays "Private View" and "Audience")
 1981 Protest (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1981 Audiens (TV Movie) (play "Audience")
 1980 Audience (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1980 Vernissage (TV Movie) (play "Vernisáz")
 1977 O Escritório (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 The Increased Difficulty of Concentration (TV Movie) (play "Ztízená moznost soustredení")
 1968 Die Benachrichtigung (TV Movie) (play "Vyrozumení")
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play "Vyrozumení" - 1 episode)
- The Memorandum (1967) ... (play "Vyrozumení")
 1966 The Garden Party (TV Movie) (play "Zahradní slavnost")
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Self (54 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (12 credits)

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Other Works:

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Alternate Names:

President Vaclav Havel | Vaclav Havel

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Bohumil Hrabal] The first texts by Hrabal were absolutely breathtaking, like Jarmilka. It was a very short novel - it was rough, it was almost surreal, it was mysterious, it had a very tense note to it. Later, in the sixties, Hrabal started to be published-and his texts were smoother, more polished, cleaner, which resulted from the fact that, unfortunately, he listened to his editors. See more »

Trivia:

Grandson of Hugo Vavris. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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