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Last week after singer Karel Gott passed away, Czech culture has been hit by another unfortunate event. Vlasta Chramostova, a film actress, a signatory of Charter 77 and a longtime member of the National Theater, died on Sunday, October 6 , at the age of 92.  She is known for her roles in films such as The Cremator/Spalovac mrtvol or Havel’s Leaving/Odchazeni. "I have lived three lives - acting, dissident and return time," she summed up her fate recently. Vlasta Chramostova was well known to the public mainly for film The Cremator/Spalovac mrtvol or Sekal Has to Die/Je treba zabit Sekala. She...

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The most famous Czech pop music singer Karel Gott died at the age 80 yesterday before midnight, October 1.  In more than fifty years of his career, he has released three hundred records and sang about a thousand songs. His name became a term not only in the Czech Republic, but also abroad. Besides singing, Karel Gott also starred in films: No Czech singer avoided filming, Karel Gott as the most successful of them was, of course, no exception. Karel Gott first starred in the film IF A THOUSAND CLARINETS/KDYBY TISIC KLARINETU (1964), where he appeared as a singer Benjamin alongside...

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Actor Vaclav Postranecky died on Tuesday 7 May 2019 after a long brave battle with an insidious disease. He has been fighting cancer for over a year. The actor was the last months in hospital and then spent the last moments surrounded by his family. From the 1970s he played at the National Theater. His most known and appreciated is the role of one of the dads in a legendary Czech comedy I Enjoy the World with You/S tebou me bavi svet. He also appeared in the Circus Humberto series, Vinari series, Byl jednou jeden dum, or Cetnicke humoresky.  He was...

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It’s been already fifteen years since one of the most distinctive Czech actresses died. Helena Ruzickova (†67) starred in many Czech films, including famous trilogies about Homolka family and Slunce, seno, ... Her appearance and the way of acting predetermined her for comedy roles, but during her career she proved her versatile talent. She was an everlasting optimist, who entertained and was supporting others even during her fight with cancer. Helena Ruzickova, born Malkova, was born in 1936 and died on 4th January 2004. She is one of the best and well known Czech actresses. She started as a choreographer...

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The sad news aired into the actor's world on Saturday, 26th January 2019: Ludek Munzar dies at age 85. He was a great actor and husband of another legend, Jana Hlavacova (80). The last farewell to Ludek Munzar will be held by the National Theater on Friday. There will be certainly present many colleagues of his and grateful TV and film audience.  Ludek Munzar was born on 20th March 1933. He was a husband of actress Jana Hlavacova and a father of actress Barbora Munzarova. Munzar spent his childhood in Smirice near Hradec Kralove. He graduated from Higher Agricultural School...

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