Zimmer, Grete

ACTOR (AUSTRIA)
BORN 9 Dec 1922, Wien - DIED 28 Jul 2003, Wien
BIRTH NAME Zimmer-Berger, Margarete
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Neustift am Walde Friedhof, Pötzleinsdorfer Höhe 2 (Gruppe N, Reihe 10, Nummer 21)

Grete Zimmer was educated at the Max-Reinhardt-Seminar in Vienna. In 1945 she joined the Theater in der Josefstadt in that city and she worked there for nearly 30 years. In 1946 she was Buhlschaft in "Jedermann" at the Festspiele in Salzburg. In Vienna she also appeared at the Akademietheater, the Volkstheater and the Volksoper. In films she mostly had smaller parts. She appeared next to Wolf Albach-Retty in "Ein bezaubernder Schwindler" (1950). She also did some television work. In 1988 she became a honourary member of the Theater in der Josefstadt. Her last role was in 1993 in "Mein Freund Harvey" at the Kammerspiele in Vienna.

Images

The grave of Grete Zimmer at the Friedhof Neustift am Walde, Vienna.
Picture by Androom (27 Aug 2016)

 

Sources
Grete Zimmer – Wikipedia


Zoff, Marianne

Published: 02 Apr 2021
Last update: 20 Apr 2022