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Paula Wessely (1907–2000)


Paula Wessely was born on January 20, 1907 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Paula Anna Maria Wessely. She was an actress and producer, known for Maskerade (1934), Heimkehr (1941) and Episode (1935). She was married to Attila Hörbiger. She died on May 11, 2000 in Vienna, Austria. See full bio »

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(age 93) in Vienna, Austria

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Known For

Maskerade
Maskerade Leopoldine Dur
(1934)
Heimkehr
Heimkehr Maria Thomas
(1941)
Episode
Episode Valerie Gärtner
(1935)
Der Engel mit der Posaune
Der Engel mit der Posaune Henriette Stein
(1948)

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 1984 Der Unbestechliche (TV Movie)
 1978 Der große Karpfen Ferdinand und andere Weihnachtsgeschichten (TV Movie)
Frau Schuhmacher, Witwe
 1977 Glückssachen (TV Movie)
Anna
 1974 Nichts als Erinnerung (TV Movie)
Militza
 1969 Rumpelstilz (TV Movie)
Gertrud Leu
 1968 Fast ein Poet (TV Movie)
Nora Melody
 1965 Port Royal (TV Movie)
Schwester Angelika vom hl. Johannes
 1961 Anatol (TV Movie)
Gabriele
 1961 Der Bauer als Millionär
Die Zufriedenheit
 1961 Everyman
Glaube
 1960 Das weite Land (TV Movie)
Genia Hofreiter
 1959 Die unvollkommene Ehe
Frau Dr. Winifred Lert
 1957 Bewildered Youth
Christa Teichmann
 1957 Noch minderjährig
Luise Gottschalk
 1955 Die Wirtin zur Goldenen Krone
Fürstin Pia Maria / Maria Lindner
 1954 Weg in die Vergangenheit
Gabriele Gärtner
 1954 Das Licht der Liebe
Käthe Zeller
 1953 Ich und meine Frau
Sophie Naglmüller
 1950 Cordula
Cordula
 1949 Vagabonds
Dr. Elisabeth Kamma
 1944 Das Herz muß schweigen
Maximiliane Frey
 1943 Die kluge Marianne
Marianne
 1943 Späte Liebe
Sophie von Angerspang
 1940 Ein Leben lang
Agnes Seethaler
 1939 Maria Ilona
Maria Ilona von Wolkersdorf
 1938 Life's Mirror
Johanna 'Hanna' Karfreit, seine Tochter
 1937 Die ganz großen Torheiten
Therese Brandl
 1936 Harvest
Julika
 1935 Episode
Valerie Gärtner
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Bette Davis was known to have studied Wessely's film performances. See more »

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