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Walter Schmidinger (1933–2013)

Walter Schmidinger was born on April 28, 1933 in Linz, Austria. He was an actor, known for Requiem (2006), Hanussen (1988) and From the Life of the Marionettes (1980). He died on September 28, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 80) in Berlin, Germany

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 2006 Requiem
Gerhard Landauer (Exorzist)
 2003 Leonce und Lena (TV Movie)
König Peter
 2003 Scardanelli
Reading poems (voice)
 1999 Waiting Means Death (TV Movie)
 1978-1999 The Old Fox (TV Series)
Fritz Ballfanz / Thomas Hellmer / Oswald Moll
- Die letzte Stunde (1999) ... Fritz Ballfanz
- Der Scherbenhaufen (1997) ... Thomas Hellmer
- Die Kolonne (1978) ... Oswald Moll
 1998 Opera Ball (TV Movie)
Dr. Leitner
 1996 Tote sterben niemals aus (TV Movie)
 1976-1995 Derrick (TV Series)
Ludwig Dalinger / Fasold / Herr Steiner
- Eines Mannes Herz (1995) ... Ludwig Dalinger
- Ein sehr ehrenwerter Herr (1994) ... Fasold
- Das Bordfest (1976) ... Herr Steiner
 1994 Lemgo (TV Movie)
 1992 Die Rachegöttin (TV Movie)
 1988 Wie kommt das Salz ins Meer? (TV Movie)
Arzt (as Walter Schmiedinger)
 1988 Hanussen
Propaganda chief
 1988 Welcome to Germany
2. Bewerber
 1988 Der Weg zum Ruhm (Short)
Special guest
 1986 Das Totenreich (TV Movie)
 1986 Kir Royal (TV Mini-Series)
Staatssekretär Clausthaler
- Karriere (1986) ... Staatssekretär Clausthaler (uncredited)
- Königliche Hoheit (1986) ... Staatssekretär Clausthaler
 1986 Caspar David Friedrich - Grenzen der Zeit
Basilius von Ramdohr
 1985 Der Park (TV Movie)
 1985 Spiel im Schloß (TV Movie)
 1984 Die Friedenmacher (TV Movie)
 1983 Hanna von acht bis acht (TV Movie)
 1981 Der Bockerer
 1980 From the Life of the Marionettes (TV Movie)
Tim Mandelbaum
 1979 Fast wia im richtigen Leben (TV Series)
Rudi Löhlein
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... Rudi Löhlein
 1979 Drei Freundinnen (TV Movie)
 1972-1979 Tatort (TV Series)
Polizeiarzt Polaschek / Maitre Xavier, Friseur
- Mord im Grand Hotel (1979) ... Polizeiarzt Polaschek
- Münchner Kindl (1972) ... Maitre Xavier, Friseur
 1979 Tales from the Vienna Woods
 1979 Lemminge (TV Mini-Series)
Prof. Georg Schäfer
- Arkadien (1979) ... Prof. Georg Schäfer
 1978 Germany in Autumn (as Walter Schmiedinger)
 1978 Die unsterblichen Methoden des Franz Josef Wanninger (TV Series)
Graf Monte
- Ein edler Tropfen (1978) ... Graf Monte
 1978 Oh, dieser Vater (TV Series)
 1977 Polizeiinspektion 1 (TV Series)
Herbert Wendl alias 'Der Baron'
- Der Föhn (1977) ... Herbert Wendl alias 'Der Baron'
 1977 Das Schlangenei
 1977 Abschiede (TV Movie)
 1976 Three Paths to the Lake (TV Movie)
 1975 Ice Age
 1974 Die See (TV Movie)
Hatch, Tuchhändler
 1973 Okay S.I.R. (TV Series)
Graf Földasi
- Der Graf unter Wasser (1973) ... Graf Földasi
 1973 The Pedestrian
 1972 Monsieur Chasse (TV Movie)
Monsieur Duchotel
 1972 Die Bilder laufen (TV Movie)
Louis Lumière
 1966 Die Unberatenen (TV Movie)
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