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, Zurich, Switzerland
- Spouse: Monique Faye Adorf (1985 - present), Lis Verhoeven (1963 - ?) (divorced) 1 child
- Zodiac sign: Virgo
Facts of life
Mario Adorf was born in 1930 September 8th in Zurich, Switzerland. He is one of the most famous German film and stage actors. He played many successful roles in a number of films. He is also a known writer for writing many successful autobiographical books. his father was an Italian surgeon and mother was a German medical assistant. He was brought up by his unmarried mother at his maternal grandfather’s hometown.
He appeared in anumber of films and made his fame in the entire Europe but specifically in the Germany. The Ten Little Indians and Smilla's Sense of Snow are his most famous works in the public actions. He played a part in the BBC in the series of Smiley's People as a German club owner in the John le Carre’s project. He married two times and father of a child. He word as a cinematographer in a number of projects till 1996. But now he is getting inactive in the field leading a peaceful family life.
- Awards: Won Bambi - 2006 for "Culture"
Won Bambi - 1978 for ""
Won Honorary Award - 2001 for ""
Won Bavarian TV Award - 1996 for "for:"Der Schattenmann" (1996). Shared with:
Günter Strack (actor)
Heinz Hoenig (actor)"
Won Ernst Lubitsch Award - 1974 for "for:Die Reise nach Wien (1973)."
Nominated European Film Award - 1997 for "Best Actor
for:Rossini, oder die mörderische Frage, wer mit wem schlief (1997)."
Won Honorary Award - 2004 for "For his lifetime achievement as actor."
Won Film Award in Gold - 1992 for "Outstanding Individual Achievement: Actor
for:Pizza Colonia (1991)."
Won Film Award in Gold - 1958 for "Outstanding Individual Achievement: Young Actor/Actress
for:Nachts, wenn der Teufel kam (1957)."
Won Golden Camera - 1994 for "Best German Actor
for:"Der große Bellheim" (1993). Shared with:
Won Golden Camera - 1992 for "for:"Die Kaltenbach-Papiere" (1991), Ex und hopp - Ein böses Spiel um Liebe, Geld und Bier (1991) (TV) and Gioco di società (1989) (TV)."
Won CineMerit Award - 2005 for ""
Won Platin Romy - 1995 for ""
Won Golden Ox - 2003 for ""
Won TeleStar - 1993 for "Best Actor in a Movie Made for TV
for:"Der große Bellheim" (1993)."
- Position in top best awards winner:
- Mario Adorf`s Biography
Also born in September 1926-1931