Saturday, May 23, 2009
RIP Alexander Grill
Austrian stage, opera, film and TV actor Alexander Grill died from complications of a stroke on May 22, 2009 in Vienna, Austria, he was 70. Born in Graz, Austria in 1938 and had been active in TV and film since the early 1960s. Grill then turned to the stage and had been a member of the Josefstadt ensemble since 2005. He had appeared on stage and operas in Stuttgart, Berlin, Munich, Frankfurt and Vienna. He suffered a stroke on May 16th from which he did not recover. Alexander Grill appeared in the role of Forester in the 1972 Euro-western “Cry of the Black Wolves”.