Ioan Fiscuteanu

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Ioan Fiscuteanu
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Ion Fiscuteanu, Teatrul magazine, 1977
Born19 November 1937
Died8 December 2007(2007-12-08) (aged 70)
Târgu Mureș, Romania

Ioan Fiscuteanu (Romanian pronunciation: [iˈo̯an fiskuˈte̯anu]; 19 November 1937 – 8 December 2007) was a Romanian theater and film actor.[1]

He last worked at the National Theater in Târgu Mureș. He was born in Sânmihaiu de Câmpie, Bistrița-Năsăud County.

The role of Dante Remus Lăzărescu in the 2005 film The Death of Mr. Lăzărescu brought Fiscuteanu critical acclaim,[1] as well as the Golden Swan award for best actor at the Copenhagen International Film Festival. He also played supporting roles in notable Romanian films such as Nae Caranfil's Asphalt Tango (1993), Serban Marinescu's The Earth's Most Beloved Son (1993) and Lucian Pintilie's The Oak (1992).

He died in Târgu Mureș, aged 70, from cancer.


  1. ^ a b Holden, Stephen (April 26, 2006). "'The Death of Mr. Lazarescu' Tells a Modern Hospital Tale". The New York Times.

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