Bruno Ganz was one of the most important faces of the German-speaking film. Early on, he knew that acting would be his Profession .
- Died 16. February 2019 , Wädenswil, Switzerland
- Born 22. In March 1941 , Zürich, Switzerland
- First Name Bruno
- Seventy nine
- Size 1.68 m
- Zodiac Sign Aries
- Partner Ruth Walz ; Sabine Ganz (verh. since 1965; divorced)
- Children Of Daniel At All (*1972)
Not everyone knows that
Bruno Ganz in 2010, spoke for the first time on the dark side of his fame: his alcohol addiction. Also, if this is long story, had him, so he revealed , "the alcohol completely defeated ".
Prior to his role as a "Alpöhi" Bruno was milking the cows. Learned he the with his grandparents in the country.
2018 Bruno should play is actually the narrative role in Mozart’s the magic flute, but his disease beat him to it.
His son Daniel became blind at the age of four years.
Bruno was from 2010-2013 President of the German film Academy, at the side of Iris Berben.
Biography of Bruno Ganz
Book Seller, Paramedic, Actor
Bruno was born in Zurich and has already had as a young man, no doubt, that acting is his great passion. As a 19-Year-old he had his first small appearance as a chamber servant in the crime Comedy "The man with the black melon". To be able to the training at the Zurich stage, Studio Finance, helped Bruno Ganz in the book shop, at the same time he was a medic in the Swiss army time to breathe, there was hardly any! According to the stations in Göttingen and Bremen, it has Bruno Ganz finally, at the Berlin schaubühne, where he has worked with important Directors such as Luc Bondy and Claus Peymann and Thomas Bernhard. The latter was not only a friend, but was dedicated to him even a piece "The Hunting Society". As the stage would remain, instead of switching to the Burgtheater in Vienna, the friendship to a hard test. And still, Many years after Bernhard’s death, the radicalism with which he saw his art and realised it’s alive, in Bruno Ganz .
Making-of the Film
"He" – behind-the-Scenes
Cinema-Star in the ‘ 70s
In addition to his career as a Theater actor Bruno Ganz in the 70s to a wide cinema audience. In two movies of the famous German film-maker Wim Wenders, he had a supporting role: "The sky over Berlin" and "The American friend" made him internationally known. The final breakthrough followed in 2004: In his role as Adolf Hitler in Bernd Eichinger’s "The Fall" rightly, he was acclaimed by the press worldwide! The Task, "the leader" to play, without creating a parody, had Quite prepares sleepless nights. But he has mastered with flying colours .
Private pretty grounded
Those who think that with so much hustle and bustle, you can stand out easily, has made his statement without Bruno Ganz! Together with his girlfriend, Ruth Walz, who works as a photographer, he lived on the idyllic Au Peninsula on lake Zurich. And for the case that the big city had caught a fever, he had an apartment in Venice and lived in the meantime in Berlin.
Bruno dies with 77 years
Bruno Ganz, leaving behind undoubtedly a huge gap in the art of acting and a just as wonderful life’s work. He was diagnosed with colon cancer. He died on 16. February 2019 in his home in Wädenswil-Au. At his funeral so many people that they had to be moved to a larger Church. Was buried Bruno Ganz in addition to his parents in the cemetery in Riesbach, Zürich.