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Hanne Hiob

German actress (1923-2009)

Hanne Hiob is ...


Born 12 March 1923 in Munich
Died 23 June 2009 in Munich
Age 86 years, 3 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship Germany
Father Bertolt Brecht
Mother Marianne Zoff
Sibling Stefan Brecht, Ursula Lingen and Barbara Brecht-Schall
Occupation actor, stage actor and film actor

About Hanne Hiob

Hanne Hiob was a German actress known for her captivating performances on stage and screen. Born on March 12, 1923, in Berlin, Hiob grew up in a family of artists and intellectuals. Her father was a writer, and her mother was an actress. Hiob began her acting career in the 1940s, performing in theaters across Germany.

In the 1950s, Hiob transitioned to film and television, becoming a prominent figure in the German entertainment industry. She appeared in numerous films, including "The Tin Drum" (1979) and "The Marriage of Maria Braun" (1979), both directed by renowned filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

Hiob was known for her ability to convey complex emotions with subtlety and nuance. Her performances were often praised for their authenticity and depth. In addition to her work as an actress, Hiob was also a voice actor, lending her voice to numerous German-language dubs of foreign films.

Throughout her career, Hiob remained committed to her craft, continuing to act well into her later years. She passed away on June 23, 2009, at the age of 86.

Hiob's legacy as an actress and artist continues to be celebrated today. Her contributions to German cinema and theater have left an indelible mark on the industry, and her performances continue to inspire new generations of actors and artists.


- "Hanne Hiob, 86, German Actress, Dies" (The New York Times)

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Hanne Hiob died in Munich, aged 86, from undisclosed causes.

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