20 February 1881
Dresden, Kingdom of Saxony, Germany
|Died||24 December 1971
New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.
|Occupation||Film and television actress|
|Height||5'1 (1.55 m)|
Altmann was 80 years old when she made her screen debut in 1961 as Veronika in Die drei Eisbären. She played the small uncredited part of Grandma Georgina, (Charlie Bucket's grandmother), in the 1971 film version of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. Her final screen role, as Frau Windegger on the episode "Wenn Steine sprechen" of the television series Tatort, was aired in 1972.
Altmann died on Christmas Eve 1971, at the age of 90, while on holiday in New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.
- Als ich noch der Waldbauernbub war... (1963)
- Mathias Kneissl (1970)
- Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) – Grandma Georgina (uncredited)
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