Klaus Maria Brandauer

1943 - Today

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Klaus Maria Brandauer (German pronunciation: [klaʊ̯s maˈʀiːa ˈbʀandaʊ̯ɐ] (listen); 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 Mephisto (1981), Never Say Never Again (1983), Out of Africa (1985), Hanussen (1988), Burning Secret (1988), and Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Klaus Maria Brandauer has received more than 699,919 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Klaus Maria Brandauer is the 466th most popular actor (up from 496th in 2019), the 190th most popular biography from Austria (up from 211th in 2019) and the 8th 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 466 out of 10,030. Before him are Maria Schell, Jürgen Prochnow, Tim Robbins, Stéphane Audran, Guy Williams, and Linda Hamilton. After him are Jamie Lee Curtis, Ron Perlman, Raffaella Carrà, Woody Harrelson, Oliver Reed, and Vincent Cassel.

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Among people born in 1943, Klaus Maria Brandauer ranks 48Before him are Denis Sassou Nguesso, Roy Andersson, Mariss Jansons, Andreas Baader, Mario Monti, and Michael Mann. After him are Raffaella Carrà, Lorenzo Sanz, Eduard Limonov, Mario Botta, Ulay, and Antonio Tabucchi.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Klaus Maria Brandauer ranks 190 out of 1,075. Before him are Peter L. Berger (1929), Franz Grillparzer (1791), Ferdinand Karl, Archduke of Austria-Este (1754), Maria Schell (1926), Archduke Ernest of Austria (1553), and Maria Anna of Austria (1683). After him are Bruno Bettelheim (1903), Leopold I, Duke of Austria (1290), Ferdinand II of Portugal (1816), Ludwig Minkus (1826), Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein (1853), and Ingeborg Bachmann (1926).

Among ACTORS In Austria

Among actors born in Austria, Klaus Maria Brandauer ranks 8Before him are Romy Schneider (1938), Hedy Lamarr (1914), Maximilian Schell (1930), Christoph Waltz (1956), Helmut Berger (1944), and Maria Schell (1926). After him are Oskar Werner (1922), Katharina Schratt (1853), Lotte Lenya (1898), Senta Berger (1941), Helene Weigel (1900), and Christine Kaufmann (1945).

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