Klaus Maria Brandauer

1943 - Today

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Klaus Maria Brandauer (German pronunciation: [klaʊ̯s maˈʀiːa ˈbʀandaʊ̯ɐ] ; born Klaus Georg Steng; 22 June 1943) is an Austrian actor and director. He is also a professor at the Max Reinhardt Seminar. Brandauer is known internationally for his roles in The Russia House (1990), Mephisto (1981), Never Say Never Again (1983), Out of Africa (1985), Hanussen (1988), Burning Secret (1988), and White Fang (1991). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Klaus Maria Brandauer has received more than 1,201,303 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. Klaus Maria Brandauer is the 492nd most popular actor (down from 423rd in 2019), the 192nd most popular biography from Austria (down from 183rd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Austrian Actor.

Klaus Maria Brandauer is most famous for his roles in films such as The NeverEnding Story, The Lightship, and The Odessa File.

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Among actors, Klaus Maria Brandauer ranks 492 out of 13,578Before him are Winona Ryder, Carole Lombard, John Holmes, Courteney Cox, James Cromwell, and Christian Clavier. After him are Carole Bouquet, Jacques Perrin, Fernando Rey, Larry Hagman, Tilda Swinton, and Jennifer Connelly.

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Among people born in 1943, Klaus Maria Brandauer ranks 63Before him are Betty Williams, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, Jean-Claude Killy, Ralph M. Steinman, Antonio Tabucchi, and Masaru Emoto. After him are Esma Redžepova, Neale Donald Walsch, Arthur B. McDonald, Mario Botta, Eduard Limonov, and Lucio Dalla.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Klaus Maria Brandauer ranks 192 out of 1,424Before him are Maria Anna of Austria (1683), Klaus Ebner (1964), Constance of Austria (1588), Falco (1957), Anna Maria Mozart (1720), and Elizabeth of Austria (1526). After him are Ludwig Minkus (1826), Wilhelm Miklas (1872), Erich von Stroheim (1885), Richard Neutra (1892), Archduke Charles Joseph of Austria (1745), and Anna of Tyrol (1585).

Among ACTORS In Austria

Among actors born in Austria, Klaus Maria Brandauer ranks 7Before him are Arnold Schwarzenegger (1947), Romy Schneider (1938), Hedy Lamarr (1914), Christoph Waltz (1956), Maximilian Schell (1930), and Helmut Berger (1944). After him are Maria Schell (1926), Oskar Werner (1922), Katharina Schratt (1853), Senta Berger (1941), Lotte Lenya (1898), and Helene Weigel (1900).

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