Nadja Tiller

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Nadja Tiller
Born (1929-03-16) March 16, 1929 (age 87)
Vienna, Austria
Occupation Actress
Years active 1949-2005
Spouse(s) Walter Giller(1956–2011) (his death)

Nadja Tiller (born March 16, 1929 in Vienna, Austria) is an Austrian actress. She was one of the most popular Austrian actresses of the 1950s and 1960s.[1]

She won the Miss Austria competition in 1949,[1] a national beauty pageant for unmarried women in Austria. She had her major film debut in 1952 in 'Märchen vom Glück (Good Luck Fairytale).[1]

In 1955, she acted opposite O.W. Fischer in the film, Ich suche Dich, which is based on a play by A.J. Cronin. Her international breakthrough role was that of Rosemarie Nitribitt in the 1958 German movie Rosemary (1958).[2]

Family[edit]

Tiller married actor Walter Giller in 1956; they had a son and a daughter. Giller died of cancer in 2011, aged 84.

Selected filmography[edit]

Decorations and awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Bock, Hans-Michael Bock & Bergfelder, Tim. The concise Cinegraph: encyclopaedia of German cinema, pp. 476-77 (2009); ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9
  2. ^ Nadja Tiller wird 80 Jahre alt (9 March 2009)
  3. ^ "Reply to a parliamentary question" (pdf) (in German). p. 1288. Retrieved 27 December 2012. 

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