Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Remembering Velemir Chytil
Velemir Hitil was born on July 21, 1925, in Koprivnica, Croatia. Velemir was a puppeteer and became a stage and film actor where he was known to the fans of the Winnetou films as Velemir Chytil. He made over 15 films starting with “Three Girls Named Anna” in 1959. His last listed film was in 1990's “Captain America”. He appeared in two Euro-westerns “Treasure of Silver Lake” (1962) as Woodward and “Last of the Renegades” (1964) as Carter. Chytil was married to writer Višnje Stahuljak [1926- ]. Chytil died on April 9, 2009 in Zagreb, Croatia. We remember Velemir Chytil today on what would have been his 85th birthday.