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Dietmar Schonherr

Actor

Born - 17 May 1926, Innsbruck, Austira
Died - 18 July 2014

Rugged, narrow-eyed, dark-haired, often bearded, all-purpose Austrian actor who, after a score or more continental films, became vary busy on international co-productions in the 1960s, in which he frequently played villains. Born Dietmar von Schonleiten, he made his debut in the war years in Young Eagles (1944). His many other credits include Les Amours de Blanche Neige (1947), Das Fraulein und der Vagabond (1949), the lead in Nacht am Mont-Blanc (1951), Bonjour Kathrin (1956), Brainwashed (1960), The Longest Day (1962), Mystery of the Red Jungle (1964), Victim Five (1964), Coast of Skeletons (1964), Mozambique (1965), Ski Fever (1966), April-April (1969), then much TV until Die Story (1984), Raffi (1985), Torquemada (1989), Mirakel (1991), Brandnacht (1993), Back in Trouble (1997), Am I Beautiful? (1998) and Handyman (2006), his last. He married (second) Danish actress (and sometime co-star) Vivi Bach: she died in 2013.