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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 Obcan Havel (2008), Leaving (2011) and Générations 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

Obcan Havel
Obcan Havel Himself
(2008)
Leaving
Leaving Writer
(2011)
Générations 68
(2008)
Pétition
Pétition Writer
(1987)

Filmography

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 2011 Leaving (play)
 2010 Odcházení (TV Movie) (play)
 2010 Zahradní slavnost (TV Movie) (play)
 1999 Horský hotel (TV Movie) (play)
 1998 Cechy krásné, Cechy mé (TV Short) (radio program)
 1998 Ztízená moznost soustredení (TV Movie) (play)
 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 Zebrácká opera (play)
 1991 Vanek-Trilogie (TV Movie) (plays)
 1991/II Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 Motýl na anténe (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1990 Largo Desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 Audience (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1990 Vernisáz (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1989 Audencia (TV Movie)
 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 Erschwerte Möglichkeit der Konzentration (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 Das Gartenfest (TV Movie) (play "Zahradní slavnost")
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Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Self (55 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "A Private View," was performed at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre Too in Los Angeles, California with Richard Jordan and Raye Birk in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 7 Articles | See more »

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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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