Person Details

Birthday: 1926-10-18 22:30:52

Death: 1991-11-23 22:30:52

Aliases: Klaus Günter Karl Nakszynski

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Zoppot, Free City of Danzig [now Sopot, Pomorskie, Poland]

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Movie Involvements: 131

TV Involvements: 3


Most Famous Work

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Nikolaus Karl Günther Nakszyński, best known as Klaus Kinski (18 October 1926 – 23 November 1991), was a German actor. He appeared in over 130 films, and is perhaps best-remembered as a leading role actor in Werner Herzog films: Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972), Nosferatu (1979), Woyzeck (1979), Fitzcarraldo (1982) and Cobra Verde (1987). Description above from the Wikipedia article Klaus Kinski, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

For a Few Dollars More
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8

For a Few Dollars More

(1965) Juan Wild - The Hunchback
Doctor Zhivago
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8

Doctor Zhivago

(1965) Kostoyed Amourski
Last of the Renegades
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7

Last of the Renegades

(1964) David "Luke" Lucas
Nosferatu the Vampyre
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8

Nosferatu the Vampyre

(1979) Count Dracula
Aguirre, the Wrath of God
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8

Aguirre, the Wrath of God

(1972) Don Lope de Aguirre
Fitzcarraldo
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8

Fitzcarraldo

(1982) Brian Sweeney 'Fitzcarraldo' Fitzgerald
A Bullet for the General
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7

A Bullet for the General

(1966) El Santo
Woyzeck
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7

Woyzeck

(1979) Friedrich Johann Franz Woyzeck

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2016 Nosferatu (archive footage)
2015 N/A
2008 Himself
2005 Himself (archive footage)
1999 Himself
Himself
1989 Niccolo Paganini
1988 Klaus Naginsky
Nosferatu
1987 Francisco Manoel da Silva aka Cobra Verde
Dr. Joseph Cole
Himself
1986 Dr. Karl Gunther
archive footage
Donald McBride
1985 Boetius
Silveira
Hans Rudy Hofner
Klaus Kinski
1984 Martin Kurtz
Charleton
Beast
Dr. Max Bauer
1983 N/A
(archive footage)
1982 Dr. Daniel
Beast
Dracha
Fitzcarraldo / Himself
Brian Sweeney 'Fitzcarraldo' Fitzgerald
Frederic Stockheinz
1981 Dr. Hugo Zuckerbrot
Jacques Müller (Jacmel)
Sir Stephen
1980 Pieter Fales
Marcel
N/A
1979 Friedrich Johann Franz Woyzeck
Count Dracula
Himself
1978 Roland / Klaus
Yavé, le directeur du zoo
1977 Nicolas Tomski
Wilfried Boese
Alexander Zakis
himself
1976 Michel Fournier
Dr. Dennis Orloff / Jack the Ripper
1975 Emilio Bossi
Doc Foster
Nicholas Ulrich
Pat Barnes
Karl-Heinz Zimmer
Professor Blackmann
1974 N/A
Prof. Nijinski
Dr. Alex Nijinski
Gast
1973 Scalper Jack
Dr. Sturges
Vito Quattroni
1972 Don Lope de Aguirre
Scott
1971 James Webb / Black Killer
Hans Fischer
Chester Conway / Ray
Edgar Allan Poe
Virgil Prescott
Dan Hogan
Dr. Francis Clay
Brian Foster
Reverend Cotton
Dan Hagen / Slander
1970 Johnny Laster
Captain Holtz
Evagoras
Pavel Richko / Torpédo I
Renfield
Gary Hamilton
Juan José Ignatio Rodriguez de Calderon / 'Sam'
1969 Chadeau / Holden / Hot Dead
Dingus
Ahmed Kortobawi
Cpl. Brian Haskins / Norman Carr (as Klaus Kinsky)
Quintero
John Alexander
Marquis De Sade
SS Col. Hans Mueller
1968 Adam
Clint Rogers
Morgan
Theler
Periwinkle
Loco (Tigrero)
Brent il Biondo
Himself
1967 Lt. Miguel Garcia
Erich Weiss
Gert
President Boong
Dave Emerson / Richard Emerson
1966 El Santo
Caporetti
Gomez
Jonquil
Manfred Hart
1965 Kostoyed Amourski
Juan Wild - The Hunchback
Nikko Stalmar
Schenck
russischer Agent
Edwards
1964 Kane
Speranzo
David "Luke" Lucas
George
Shapiro
Jose
1963 Whitey
Boyd
N/A
Saddhu
Inspector Joe Wright
Peter Ross
Thomas Fortuna
Koks-Charley
Krishna
Valentin
1962 Gregor Gubanow
Pheeny
Martin
Kindler
Steve
1961 Bresset
Anton
Bex, Autor
Peter Keene
Edgar Strauss
1960 Lorenz Voss
1958 Gestapo Lieutenant
1956 Klaus Brockmann
Otto Hartwig
1955 Erik von Spazier / Mirko
Cabrinovic
Nedeljko Čabrinović
Leutnant, der nicht mehr lacht
Prince Otto von Bayern
1954 Cabaret Performer
1951 deutscher Soldat
himself
1948 Dutch prisoner
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1989 Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1989 Director
1988 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

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