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Franz-Xaver Kroetz

Franz-Xaver Kroetz was born on February 25, 1946 in Munich, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Die Geschichte vom Brandner Kaspar (2008), Jail Bait (1973) and Der Leibwächter (1989). He was previously married to Marie Theres Relin. See full bio »
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 2015 Marthes Geheimnis (TV Mini-Series) (filming)
Otto von Wettin
 1980-2014 Tatort (TV Series)
Toni Feistl / Karl Stadler / Walter Schwartz
- Am Ende des Flurs (2014) ... Toni Feistl
- Wolf im Schafspelz (2002) ... Karl Stadler
- Spiel mit Karten (1980) ... Walter Schwartz
 2011 Die Tote im Moorwald (TV Movie)
Willy Kamrad
 2010 Polizeiruf 110 (TV Series)
Georg Pranger
- Die Lücke, die der Teufel lässt (2010) ... Georg Pranger
 2008 Die Geschichte vom Brandner Kaspar
Brandner Kaspar (as Franz Xaver Kroetz)
 2004 SOKO Kitzbühel (TV Series)
Franz Schnabel
- Todeslauf (2004) ... Franz Schnabel
 2002 1809 Andreas Hofer - Die Freiheit des Adlers (TV Movie)
Pater Joachim Haspinger
 2002 Die Rosenheim-Cops (TV Series)
Andi Urbauer
- Der Tote am See (2002) ... Andi Urbauer (as Franz Xaver Kroetz)
 1993 Madame Bäurin
 1989 Der Leibwächter (TV Movie)
Bruno Lasky
 1987 Das Hintertürl zum Paradies (TV Movie)
 1986 Kir Royal (TV Mini-Series)
Baby Schimmerlos
- Karriere (1986) ... Baby Schimmerlos (as Franz Xaver Kroetz)
- Königliche Hoheit (1986) ... Baby Schimmerlos (as Franz Xaver Kroetz)
- Adieu Claire (1986) ... Baby Schimmerlos (as Franz Xaver Kroetz)
- Das Volk sieht nichts (1986) ... Baby Schimmerlos (as Franz Xaver Kroetz)
- Muttertag (1986) ... Baby Schimmerlos (as Franz Xaver Kroetz)
 1983 Magdalena (TV Movie)
 1982 Ungleicher Lohn (TV Movie)
Andreas Müller
 1982 Ich werde warten (TV Movie)
Bruno Martens
 1981 Trokadero
 1980 Der falsche Paß für Tibo (TV Movie)
 1978 Zeit zum Aufstehn (TV Mini-Series)
August Kühn
- 2.Teil (1978) ... August Kühn
- 1.Teil (1978) ... August Kühn
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Through The Leaves;" Mike Stott's play, "Dead Men;" Peter Arnott's play, "White Rose;" Chris Hannan's play, "Elizabeth Gordon Quinn;" Ken Ross's play, "The Price of Experience;" John Clifford's play, "Losing Venice;" Ernst Jandl's play, "Aus Der Fremde;" Philippe Gaulier's play, "No Son of Mine;" were performed in an... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Franc Xaver Kroetz | Franz Xaver Kroetz

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Being a member of the German communist party DKP in the 1970s, his plays often portrayed people in a social misery. The premiere of his plays "Heimarbeit" and "Hartnäckig" were disrupted by neonazi activists (1971). See more »

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