Václav Havel (1936–2011)


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Václav Havel was born on October 5, 1936 in Prague, Czechoslovakia [now Czech Republic]. He was a writer and actor, known for Leaving (2011), The Beggar's Opera (1991) and Television Theater (1953). 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

Leaving Writer
(2011)
(1991)
(2017)
Heart Beat 3D Writer
(2010)

Filmography

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 2017 Television Theater (TV Series) (author - 1 episode)
- Motyl na antenie (2017) ... (author)
 2011 Leaving (play)
 2010 Heart Beat 3D
 2010 Leaving (TV Movie) (play)
 2010 The Garden Party (TV Movie) (play)
 2008 The Anatomy of Gag (Documentary short) (essay "Anatomie gagu")
 1999 The Mountain Hotel (TV Movie) (play)
 1998 My Beautiful Bohemia (TV Movie) (radio program)
 1994 La faute (Short) (play "Chyba")
 1994 Mlýny (TV Movie) (play "Zivot pred sebou")
 1992 Zítra to spustíme (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 Butterfly on the Antenna (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1991/II Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1991/I Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 The Beggar's Opera (play)
 1991 Vanek-Trilogie (TV Movie) (plays)
 1990 Audience (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1990 Largo Desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 Vernisáz (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1989 Audiencia (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/II Audiens (TV Movie) (writer)
 1981 The Memorandum (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Protest (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1981/I Audiens (TV Movie) (play "Audience")
 1980 Audience (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1980 Vernissage (TV Movie) (play "Vernisáz")
 1980 Audiens (TV Movie) (writer)
 1977 Innvielse (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 O Escritório (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Sirkulæret (TV Movie) (play: "Vyrozumemí")
 1970 The Increased Difficulty of Concentration (TV Movie) (play "Ztízená moznost soustredení")
 1968 Cirkulæret (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Die Benachrichtigung (TV Movie) (play "Vyrozumení")
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play "Vyrozumení" - 1 episode)
- The Memorandum (1967) ... (play "Vyrozumení")
 1966 The Garden Party (TV Movie) (play "Zahradní slavnost")
 1965 Vyrozumení (TV Movie) (play "Vyrozumení")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(7/2/89-8/27/89) Stage: Wrote "Temptation," performed in a West Coast premiere at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, with Michael Constantine in the cast. Richard Jordan was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 7 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

President Vaclav Havel | Vaclav Havel

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

Spouse:

Dagmar Havlová  (his death) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

I am constantly preparing for the last judgment, for the highest court from which nothing can be hidden, which will appreciate everything that should be appreciated, and which will, of course, notice anything that is not in its place. I'm obviously assuming that the supreme judge is a stickler like me. But why does this final evaluation matter so much to me? After all, at that point, I shouldn't ... See more »

Trivia:

His play, "Largo Desolato" in a Mark Taper Forum production at the Mark Taper Forum Too in Los Angeles, California was awarded the 1987 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Distinguished Production. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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