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Otto Treßler (1871–1965)

Otto Treßler was born on April 13, 1871 in Stuttgart, Germany as Otto Karl August Mayer. He was an actor, known for Sissi (1955), Sissi: The Young Empress (1956) and Linen for Ireland (1939). He was married to Hilde Wagener. He died on April 27, 1965 in Vienna, Austria. See full bio »


(age 94) in Vienna, Austria

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Known For

Sissi Feldmaerschall Radetzky
Sissi: The Young Empress
Linen for Ireland
Linen for Ireland Präsident Kettner
Die Insel
Die Insel Der Botschafter


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 1962 Forever My Love (uncredited)
 1957 Vienna, City of My Dreams
Fürst Vitus
 1952 1. April 2000
Engl. Hochkommissar
 1951 Maria Theresia
Graf Aliano
 1951 Stadtpark
 1948 An klingenden Ufern
 1948 Arlberg-Express
 1944 The Great Sacrifice
Senator Froben
 1944 Die schwarze Robe
Baron Friedberg (as Otto Tressler)
 1944 Die Zaubergeige
Landgraf von Homburg
 1944 Romantische Brautfahrt
Josef Graf Mannsberg
 1943 Wien 1910
Graf Paar
 1941 Comrades
Gesandter von Krusemarck
 1939 Linen for Ireland
Präsident Kettner (as Otto Tressler)
 1939 I Am Sebastian Ott
Oberst Holzapfel
 1939 Castles in the Air
Forster (as Otto Tressler)
 1937 Sein letztes Modell
Dr. Kristof
 1937 Gefährliches Spiel
Rosys Großvater Gustav Adolf Martini
 1936 Das Hofkonzert
Landesfürst Serenissimus
 1935 Die Pompadour
 1935 Episode
Otto Torresani
 1934 Love and Alarum
Graf Lubenski
 1934 Die Insel
Der Botschafter
 1933 Rakoczy-Marsch
Der Regimentsarzt
 1933 Lover Divine
Graf Esterhaazy
 1931 Storm in a Water Glass
 1929 Der rote Kreis
 1926 Le fauteuil 47
Le baron Lebret
 1921 Die Narrenkappe der Liebe
 1921 Das Weib des Irren
 1918 Das Geheimnis des Goldpokals (Short)
Dr. Amelius
 1915 Zwei Freunde (Short)
Robert Bogemann

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Otto Tressler

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White-haired stage and screen character actor, on stage from 1892 and later long resident ensemble member of the Vienna Burgtheater. Usually played authority figures or men of title. He was a close friend of Archduchess Maria Josepha of Austria. See more »

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