Austrian movie stars died at 64

Here are 2 famous actors from Austria died at 64:

Wolfgang Bauer

Wolfgang Bauer (March 18, 1941 Graz-August 26, 2005 Graz) was an Austrian screenwriter, actor, film director and playwright.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

Bauer is best known for his work as a playwright and for being one of the pioneers of the "New Austrian Drama" movement. Several of his plays, such as "Change of Address" and "Magic Afternoon," have been performed in theaters across Europe and the United States. Bauer also won the prestigious Mülheimer Dramatikerpreis award in 1990 for his play "Weeds."

In addition to his work in theater, Bauer also wrote numerous screenplays for films such as "Welcome in Vienna" and "The Promise." He also acted in several films, including "Indian Summer" and "Muttertag."

Despite his success in the world of theater and film, Bauer was known to be a private individual who shied away from the spotlight. He remained committed to his craft until his death in 2005, leaving behind a legacy as one of Austria's most influential writers and artists.

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Werner Kreindl

Werner Kreindl (October 20, 1927 Wels-June 6, 1992 Wagrain) was an Austrian actor. His child is called Jenny-Joy Kreindl.

Kreindl attended drama school in Vienna and then began his career as a stage actor. He later moved into film and television, and became a familiar face to audiences in Austria and Germany. He appeared in over 100 film and TV productions, including the popular Austrian detective series "Tatort", as well as several international films. Kreindl was known for his versatility as an actor, and was equally at home in dramatic and comedic roles. During his career, he received numerous awards for his acting, including the prestigious Kammerschauspieler title in 1984. In addition to his work as an actor, Kreindl was also involved in social and political causes, and was a longtime supporter of the Green Party in Austria. He passed away in 1992 at the age of 64.

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