Jan Werich

Actor, Translator, Playwright, Author, Singer, Lyricist, Prose Writer, Director

Date of birth

06.02.1905

Place of birth

Praha, Rakousko-Uhersko

Date of death

31.10.1980

Place of death

Praha, Československo

Alternative names

F. Formen, Formen, Jan Křtitel František Serafínský Werich, J. W. Rich

Filmography

Červená

2017
Writer of Lyrics, Singer

Garden Store: Family Friend

2017
Writer of Lyrics, Singer

Garden Store: Suitor

2017
Writer of Lyrics, Singer

Garden Store: Deserter

2017
Writer of Lyrics, Singer

Fimfarum the Third Time Lucky 3D

2011
Based on , Commentary
vypravěč, původní zvuková nahrávka – Supraphon

Reason and Happiness

2011
Based on

To Estonia

2008
Writer of Lyrics

English Strawberries

2008
Writer of Lyrics

Fimfarum 2

2006
Based on , Commentary
1960

A Little Piece of Heaven

2005
Writer of Lyrics

Jan Kaplický: A Profile

2004
Writer of Lyrics, Singer

Želary

2003
Writer of Lyrics

Frankie Courage

2002
Based on , Commentary by, Commentary

Jan Werich's Fimfarum

2002
Based on , Commentary
1960, naposled 1997, Albatros Praha

Fimfarum

2001
Based on , Commentary

Dark Blue World

2001
Writer of Lyrics

Fulfilled Dream

2000
Based on , Commentary

Accumulator 1

1994
Writer of Lyrics

Wait Until the Oak Loses Its Leaves

1991
Based on , Commentary
záznam

Were We Really Like This?

1990
Writer of Lyrics

My Friend d’Artagnan

1989
Writer of Lyrics

Yes, My Dear Friends!

1989
Writer of Lyrics

Pilots

1988
Writer of Lyrics

The Hungry Seven

1988
Writer of Lyrics

Tau

1988
Cast
Role: herec ve filmové ukázce

The Clown and the Queen

1987
Writer of Lyrics

Greedy Barbara

1986
Based on , Commentary
záznam

The Magician’s Return

1984
Writer of Lyrics

The Three Veterans

1983
Based on

The Last Train

1982
Writer of Lyrics

Like Rabbits

1981
Writer of Lyrics

A New Boy Started Today

1981
Writer of Lyrics

Větrov Red Indians

1979
Writer of Lyrics

The Death of the Beautiful Roebucks

1975
Writer of Lyrics, Singer

The Last Ball at the Pool

1974
Writer of Lyrics

A Search for Mr Tau

1972
Cast
Role: bohatý pan Viola

Mr Tau and a Thousand Spells

1972
Cast
Role: bohatý pan Viola

Mr Tau will Arrange it

1972
Cast
Role: bohatý pan Viola

Mr Tau in the Circus

1972
Singer, Cast
Role: bohatý pan Viola

Mr Tau and a Trip Round the World

1972
Singer, Cast
Role: bohatý pan Viola

The Singing Film

1972
Writer of Lyrics

Dogs and People

1971
Writer of Lyrics

Mr Tau and Claudia

1970
Cast
Role: bohatý pan Viola

A Leap in the Dark

1964
Writer of Lyrics

That Cat... / The Cassandra Cat

1963
Screenplay, Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Cast
Role: kastelán Oliva/kouzelník
dialogy

The Cry

1963
Commentary

Open Window

1963
Writer of Lyrics

Lucie

1963
Writer of Lyrics

Talent Competition

1963
Writer of Lyrics

Slzy, které svět nevidí

1962
Cast
Role: podplukovník Fedor Akimič Rjebrotěsov

Carriage of the Blessed Sacrament

1962
Screenplay, Cast
Role: peruánský místokrál don Andrés de Ribera

Spring Breeze

1961
Writer of Lyrics

Baron Műnchhausen

1961
Cast
Role: kapitán holandské lodi

The Dog-heads

1955
Cast
Role: rychtář z Pocínovic

Music from Mars

1955
Cast
Role: nadšený divák

Once Upon a Time, There Was a King

1954
Screen Story, Screenplay, Cast
Role: král Já I.

Two Frosts / Two little Frosts

1954
Dubbing
Role: mrazík Modronoska

A Tailor's Tale

1953
Writer of Lyrics

The Secret of Blood

1953
Shooting Script

The Emperor's Baker – The Baker's Emperor

1951
Screen Story, Screenplay, Creative Group, Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Cast
Role: císař Rudolf II./pekařský tovaryš Matěj Kotrba

The Golden Fish / The Story of the Golden Fish

1951
Screen Story, Commentary by, Commentary

The Crisis

1939
Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Performers

The World Belongs to Us

1937
Based on , Screenplay, Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Cast
Role: kamelot

The Golem

1936
Based on

Heave-Ho!

1934
Screen Story, Screenplay, Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Cast
Role: továrník Jakub Simonides

At Home in Kocourkov

1934
Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Cast
Role: trestanec číslo 1313 Ferdinand Kaplan

Your Money or Your Life

1932
Screen Story, Screenplay, Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Cast
Role: Tonda

Powder and Gas

1931
Screen Story, Screenplay, Writer of Lyrics, Singer, Cast
Role: strážník

Awards

Vítěz

Event: Státní ceny za rok 1951

1952
Praha / Czechoslovakia
The Emperor's Baker – The Baker's Emperor