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Klaus Kinski (1926–1991)

Actor | Writer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972) | For a Few Dollars More (1965) | Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
AWARDS 
4 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
Klais Kinski | Klaus Kinsky
BORN 
Oct 18, 1926 (died Nov 23, 1991)
HEIGHT 
5' 8¼" (1.73m)

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Past Film & Video (135 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for TimestalkersTimestalkers (TV Movie) Dr. Joseph Cole  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The HitchhikerThe Hitchhiker (TV Series) Kurt Hoffman (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Faerie Tale TheatreFaerie Tale Theatre (TV Series) Beast (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for OccupationOccupation (TV Series) Actor  Less 1973– 
  • Primary photo for Western, Italian StyleWestern, Italian Style (TV Short) Himself (as Klaus Kinsky), Thanks (as Klaus Kinsky)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Die MondvögelDie Mondvögel (TV Movie) Valentin  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Die KurveDie Kurve (TV Movie) Anton  Less 1961
Self (26 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Nina Hagen = Punk + GloryNina Hagen = Punk + Glory Narrator of Nietzsche (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Télé-ZèbreTélé-Zèbre (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for WWF ClubWWF Club (TV Series) Himself (Guest)  Less 1980–1990
  • Primary photo for Kinski rigando PaganiniKinski rigando Paganini Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Location AfricaLocation Africa (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for SonntagsgesprächSonntagsgespräch (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Na sowas!Na sowas! (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for NDR Talk ShowNDR Talk Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Zeit zu zweitZeit zu zweit (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Making of Kommando LeopardMaking of Kommando Leopard (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Burden of DreamsBurden of Dreams Fitzcarraldo / Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Auf los geht's losAuf los geht's los (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Les rendez-vous du dimancheLes rendez-vous du dimanche (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1979–1980)  Less 1979–1980
  • Primary photo for La nuit des CésarsLa nuit des Césars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Die KinowerkstattDie Kinowerkstatt (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Nosferatu'The Making of 'Nosferatu' (Short) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Je später der Abend...Je später der Abend... (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for WeltspiegelWeltspiegel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Margot WernerMargot Werner (TV Movie) Himself - Musician - Dancer  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Apropos FilmApropos Film (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1971–1975)  Less 1971–1975
  • Primary photo for Am laufenden BandAm laufenden Band (TV Series) Himself / Tobender Hauswirt (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
    • Episode #2.3 (Mar 15, 1975) Himself / Tobender Hauswirt  Less
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.-SchaukelV.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
    • Episode #2.2 (May 11, 1972) Himself (scenes deleted)  Less
  • Primary photo for Die DrehscheibeDie Drehscheibe (TV Series) Jesus Christus Erlöser (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Neues aus der Welt des FilmsNeues aus der Welt des Films (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Rom aktuellRom aktuell (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
Archive Footage (40 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for FantastiCozziFantastiCozzi Nosferatu (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Le Fossoyeur de FilmsLe Fossoyeur de Films (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
    • Fitzcarraldo (Jul 22, 2016) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Marimba ExperimentThe Marimba Experiment (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016 €100
  • Primary photo for Handsome HarkerHandsome Harker (Video) Reinfierd (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) Himself / Tigrero / Loco / Fitzcarraldo (4 episodes, 2012–2015)  Less 2012–2015
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  • Primary photo for Stake Holders: An Appreciation of Jess Franco's 'Count Dracula'Stake Holders: An Appreciation of Jess Franco's 'Count Dracula' (Video) Reinfierd (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for arte Journalarte Journal (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon FilmsElectric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films Various Roles (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Peter Baumgartner, FilmkameramannPeter Baumgartner, Filmkameramann (Video) Dr. Dennis Orloff / Jack the Ripper (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Stirb langsam auf den PhilippinenStirb langsam auf den Philippinen (Video) Silveira (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Söldner-StoriesSöldner-Stories (Video) Charleton (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Thomas Danneberg - Söldner und SynchronstarThomas Danneberg - Söldner und Synchronstar (Video) Charleton (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Er fing 'Jack the Ripper' - Interview mit Andreas MannkopffEr fing 'Jack the Ripper' - Interview mit Andreas Mannkopff (Video) Dr. Dennis Orloff / Jack the Ripper (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for German Grusel - Die Edgar Wallace-SerieGerman Grusel - Die Edgar Wallace-Serie (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street LegacyNever Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for A polos 25A polos 25 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Episode #1.13 (Mar 1, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 53 premis Sant Jordi de cinematografia53 premis Sant Jordi de cinematografia (TV Special) Don Lope de Aguirre (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Spisok korableySpisok korabley Lope de Aguirre / Nosferatu / Fitzcarraldo (archive footage)  Less 2008 €6K
  • Primary photo for Erika Rabau: Puck of BerlinErika Rabau: Puck of Berlin Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for KlausKinski45.minsKlausKinski45.mins (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 $2K
  • Primary photo for Switch: ReloadedSwitch: Reloaded (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Episode #1.8 (Apr 23, 2007) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Ein Leben wie im FlugEin Leben wie im Flug (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Beloved CountBeloved Count (Video) Renfield (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Unsere BestenUnsere Besten (TV Series) Various Roles (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Miradas 2Miradas 2 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Filmlegenden. DeutschFilmlegenden. Deutsch (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.11 (Sep 24, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Western World of Ferdinando BaldiThe Western World of Ferdinando Baldi (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Die Auferstehung der Jess Franco FilmeDie Auferstehung der Jess Franco Filme (Video) Dr. Dennis Orloff / Jack the Ripper (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Erwin C. Dietrich: Hommage an Jess Franco's 'Jack the ripper'Erwin C. Dietrich: Hommage an Jess Franco's 'Jack the ripper' (Video) Dr. Dennis Orloff / Jack the Ripper (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Best of Tromadance Film Festival, Volume 1The Best of Tromadance Film Festival, Volume 1 Self (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Klaus Kinski - Ich bin kein SchauspielerKlaus Kinski - Ich bin kein Schauspieler Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Call Him JessCall Him Jess Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for My Best FiendMy Best Fiend Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999 $96K
  • Primary photo for Please Kill Mr. KinskiPlease Kill Mr. Kinski (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Bir yudum insan-Ayhan IsikBir yudum insan-Ayhan Isik (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Otto - Die SerieOtto - Die Serie (TV Series) Vetter Klaus (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
    • Episode #1.1 (Jan 30, 1995) Vetter Klaus (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Portrait Werner HerzogPortrait Werner Herzog (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for DiaryDiary Self (archive footage)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for AbendschauAbendschau (TV Series) Jesus Christus Erlöser (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971

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