Friedrich von Ledebur (1900–1986)

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Tall, lean, austere-looking Austrian character actor, whose chiselled features appeared on screen in small parts from 1945. Friedrich was the younger brother of renowned Viennese stage and film actor and director Leopold von Ledebur, both descended from a distinguished aristocratic family (their forebears included several high-ranking luminaries ... See full bio »

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Known For

Moby Dick Queequeg
The Roots of Heaven Peer Qvist
The Great Sinner Casino Secretary
Oedipus the King King Laius


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 1986 Ginger & Fred
Admiral Aulenti (as Frederick Ledebur)
 1981 Wie der Mond über Feuer und Blut (TV Movie)
General Schwerin
 1979 Bloodline
 1977 The Standard
General (as Friedrich Von Ledebur)
 1977 Sorcerer
'Carlos' (as Fredrick Ledebur)
 1976 Montana Trap
Martin Ross
 1975 A Genius, Two Partners and a Dupe
Don Felipe, the priest (as Frederick von Ledebur)
 1975 Comenius (TV Movie)
Kanzler Axel Oxenstierna
 1974 Histoires insolites (TV Series)
Prince Von Ehrenberg
- Une invitation à la chasse (1974) ... Prince Von Ehrenberg (as Fredrick Ledebur)
 1974 Engadiner Bilderbogen (TV Series)
Carlo Bivetti
- Extratour (1974) ... Carlo Bivetti
- Die Ausländerin (1974) ... Carlo Bivetti
- Die verkaufte Idylle (1974) ... Carlo Bivetti
- Ein Freund in der Not (1974) ... Carlo Bivetti
 1973 Ludwig
Hofmarschall (uncredited)
 1972 Slaughterhouse-Five
German Leader (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1972 La demoiselle d'Avignon (TV Series)
Le roi de Kurlande
 1969 The Christmas Tree
Vernet (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1969 Kampf um Rom II - Der Verrat
 1968 The Last Roman
 1968 Mayerling
Hofmarschall (uncredited)
 1968 Oedipus the King
King Laius (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1968 Assignment K
Ski Shop Proprietor (uncredited)
 1967 Reflections in a Golden Eye
Lieutenant at Garden Party (uncredited)
 1966 The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (uncredited)
 1966 The Blue Max
Feldmarschall von Lenndorf (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1965 Juliet of the Spirits
Headmaster (as Fredrich Ledebur)
 1965 Treasure of the Aztecs
Count Don Fernando di Rodriganda y Sevilla
 1964 The Yellow One
 1964 The Fall of the Roman Empire
Barbarian (uncredited)
 1961 Barabbas
Officer (as Frederich Ledebur)
 1961 Bronco (TV Series)
Baptiste Leblanc
- Manitoba Manhunt (1961) ... Baptiste Leblanc (as Frederick Ledebur)
 1960 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Kurt Strohmann
- The Double Death of Benny Markham (1960) ... Kurt Strohmann (as Fredrick Ledebur)
 1960 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Brother Christophorus
- The Howling Man (1960) ... Brother Christophorus (as Frederic Ledebur)
 1960 Ninotchka (TV Movie)
 1960 A Breath of Scandal
Count Sandor
 1959 Tales of the Vikings (TV Series)
- The Ransom (1959) ... Haakon (as Frederich Ledebur)
 1958 The Buccaneer
Capt. Bart
 1958 Enchanted Island
Mehevi (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1958 The Roots of Heaven
Peer Qvist (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1958 Crash Landing
Priest (uncredited)
 1958 Fräulein
German Police Captain (uncredited)
 1958 The Brothers Karamazov
Chief Judge (uncredited)
 1957 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Big Bear
- The Charles Avery Story (1957) ... Big Bear (as Fredrick Ledebur)
 1957 The 27th Day
Dr. Karl Neuhaus (as Frederick Ledebur)
 1957 The Man Who Turned to Stone
Eric (as Frederick Ledebur)
 1957 Voodoo Island
Native Chief (as Frederich Ledebur)
 1957 The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (TV Series)
- The Adventure of the Unkissed Bride (1957) ... Hafdyke (as Fredrich Ledebur)
 1956 Moby Dick
Queequeg (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1956 Alexander the Great
Antipater (as Friedrich Ledebur)
 1952 Moulin Rouge
Maitre d'Hotel at Maxim's (uncredited)
 1949 The Great Sinner
Casino Secretary (as Frederick Ledebur)
 1948 Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House
Workman (uncredited)
 1948 My Girl Tisa
Igor (uncredited)
 1947 Forever Amber
Cavalier (uncredited)
 1946 Notorious
Knerr (uncredited)
 1945 A Royal Scandal
Russian General (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Frederich Ledebur | Frederick Ledebur | Frederic Ledebur | Fredrich Ledebur | Fredrick Ledebur | Friedrich Ledebur | Friedrich Von Ledebur | Frederick von Ledebur


6' 4" (1.93 m)


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