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Zdenek Mahler (1928–2018)

Zdenek Mahler was born on December 7, 1928 in Batelov by Jihlava, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia [now Czech Republic]. He was a writer and actor, known for Amadeus (1984), The Butcher of Prague (2011) and Riders in the Sky (1968). He died on March 17, 2018 in Prague, Czech Republic. See full bio »


(age 89) in Prague, Czech Republic

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Amadeus Writer


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 2011 The Butcher of Prague (adaptation) / (novella "Nokturno")
 1991 Strauss Dynasty (TV Mini Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Adele (1991) ... (writer)
- Hetti (1991) ... (writer)
- Lili (1991) ... (writer)
- Josef (1991) ... (writer)
- Revolution of 1848 (1991) ... (writer)
 1991 My Pragues Understand Me (screenplay)
 1985 Vergeßt Mozart (screenplay)
 1984 Amadeus (uncredited)
 1979 Bozská Ema (writer)
 1975 Rytír (TV Movie)
 1975 Tri vstupenky na Strahov (TV Movie)
 1974 Pístalka pro dva (TV Movie)
 1971 The Tricky Game of Love (screenplay)
 1971 Ta slepicka kropenatá (TV Movie)
 1969 A Flirt with Miss Stribrna (screenplay)
 1968 Riders in the Sky (screenplay)
 1968 Jak se zbavit Helenky (writer)
 1967 Svatba jako remen (screenplay - as Mahler) / (story)
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He was the artistic director for the revue, "Magic Lantern," from Czechoslovakia at the Saville Theatre in London, England with Irena Kacirkova and Sylva Danickova in the cast. Alfred Radok, Jan Rohac, Milos Forman, Vladimir Svitacek, and Wendy Toye were directors. Josef Svoboda was scenic designer.

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