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Maria Schell

Actress | * 01/15/1926 († 79, 04/26/2005) | Vienna, Austria
Maria Margarethe Anna Schell (15 January 1926 – 26 April 2005) was an Austrian-Swiss actress. She ranged among the stars of German cinema in the 1950s and '60s. In 1954 she was awarded the Cannes Best Actress Award for her performance in Helmut Käutner's war drama The Last Bridge and in 1956 won the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival for Gervaise. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

Known for these Movies & Shows

Dr. Holl

Certification unknown

1951 | 1h 41min

Superman

PG

1978 | 3.5/5 | 2h 23min
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Gervaise

Certification unknown

1956 | 3.4/5 | 1h 52min

The Magic Box

Certification unknown

1951 | 3.2/5 | 1h 58min
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Awards & Nominations for Maria Schell

Commander's Cross of The Order of Merit of The Federal Republic of Germany Austrian Decoration for Science and Art Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress Volpi Cup for Best Actress

Movies with Maria Schell as Actress(72)

as herself2002 My Sister Maria
as Lilly1988 Herbst in Lugano
as Sophie Rubin1985 Nineteen Nineteen
as Queen1984 King Thrushbeard
as Deborah1984 Samson and Delilah
as Ella Brozowsky1983 Der Trauschein
as Anna Helwig1982 The Passerby
as Mrs. Speer1982 Inside the Third Reich
as Jenny Treibel1982 Frau Jenny Treibel
as Claire Zachanassian1982 Der Besuch der alten Dame
as Königin Sophia Dorothea1980 Der Thronfolger
as Dr. Agnes Schranz1980 Liebe bleibt nicht ohne Schmerzen
as Gurmyszkaja1979 Der Wald
as Mother Maria1979 Christmas Lilies of the Field
as Valeska Piontek1979 Die erste Polka
as Lina Beermann1979 Moral
as Anna Friedrichs1978 Spiel der Verlierer
as Pauls Mutti Frau von Przygodski1978 Just a Gigolo
as Vond-Ah1978 Superman
as Bella1978 Teerosen
as Mrs. Dolly Levi1976 Die Heiratsvermittlerin
as Frau Hauser1976 Voyage of the Damned
as Gretel1976 The Twist
as Katja Crohnen1975 So oder so ist das Leben
as Mama1975 Change
as Amalie Hohenstern1974 Die Kurpfuscherin
as Frau Miller1974 The Odessa File
as Louise Strothmann1973 Immobilien
as Gertie Bradford1972 Dust in the Sun
as Mutter1972 Marie
as Susanne1972 Die keusche Susanne
as Jeanne1970 The Provocation
as Mother Rosa1970 The Bloody Judge
as Leonie Caroll1969 99 Women
as Kaiserin Maria Theresia1969 Die ungarische Hochzeit
as La comtesse Diane1969 The Devil by the Tail
as Agnès Duvillard1963 L'assassin connaît la musique
as Beate Dehn1963 Zwei Whisky und ein Sofa
as Lilli König1962 Only a Woman
as Ruth Leighton1961 The Mark
as Elisabeth von Hill1961 Das Riesenrad
as Sabra Cravat born Venable1960 Cimarron
as Elizabeth Mahler1959 The Hanging Tree
as Maria1959 As the Sea Rages
as Julchen1958 Der Schinderhannes
as Jeanne Dandieu1958 End of Desire
as Grushenka1958 The Brothers Karamazov
as Natalia1957 Le Notti Bianche
as Rose Bernd1957 Rose Bernd
as Gervaise Macquart Coupeau, une blanchisseuse douce et courageuse1956 Gervaise
as Barbara Bertram1955 Master Over Life and Death
as Marie-Louise, l'archiduchesse d'Autriche1955 Napoleon
as Pauline Karka1955 The Rats
as Dr. Helga Reinbeck1954 The Last Bridge
as Helen Rolt1953 The Heart of the Matter
as Elisabeth1953 Der träumende Mund
as Barbara Holzmann1953 Tagebuch einer Verliebten
as Eva Berger1953 As Long as You're Near Me
as Nicole de Malvines1952 So Little Time
as Angelika Alberti1951 Dr. Holl
as Helena Friese-Greene1951 The Magic Box
as Anna Linden1950 The Angel with the Trumpet
as Blanka von Steinville1950 Maresi
as Madeleine1950 Es kommt ein Tag
as Selma Rösner1948 The Angel with the Trumpet
as Meiti / Gretl1942 Steibruch

TV Shows/Series with Maria Schell as Actress(21)

as Anna Voss1995 Der Clan der Anna Voss
as Maria Behringer1987 Die glückliche Familie
as Elsa1982 Krimistunde
as Anette1981 Das Traumschiff
as Anna Lustig1980 The Martian Chronicles
as Luisa van Doom1974 Derrick
as Erika Rabes1974 Derrick
1973 Kojak
1973 Klimbim
as Evelyn Stürznickel1970 Scene of the Crime
as Äbtissin1970 Scene of the Crime
as Irene Pauli1969 Der Kommissar
as Frau Pajak1969 Der Kommissar
as Erna Gutmann1969 Der Kommissar

Additional Information

Full Name: Maria Schell
Citizenship: Switzerland, Austria
Born: 01/15/1926 in Vienna
Died: 04/26/2005 in Preitenegg (aged: 79)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: German (DE)
Spouses (current/former): Horst Hächler, Veit Relin
Children: Marie Theres Kroetz-Relin
Father: Hermann Ferdinand Schell
Mother: Margarethe Noé von Nordberg
Other names for Maria Schell (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Maria Margarete Anna Schell"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:486057, Added: 10/04/2018, Last updated: 03/13/2019