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Peter Benedict is an austrian actor. He was born on 13. July 1963 in Chur, Switzerland. He was born in Chur, Switzerland on 13. July 1963. Benedict has no children.

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Peter Benedict is the son of the two actors Walter Riss and Christa Rossenbach. Benedict was born in Switzerland and grew up in Berlin, Paris and Salzburg.

He studied acting and directing at the Mozarteum in Salzburg and later at the Film and Television Academy "Konrad Wolf" in Butttsdam-Babelsberg. Under his real name he worked in the 1990s in various areas of film and television behind the camera, including as assistant director to Egon Günther. In 2000 he started his film and television career as an actor.

His first roles in the German feature films Der Felsen (2002, Director: Dominik Graf) and Der alte Affe Angst (2003, Director: Oskar Roehler) were followed by numerous film and television productions in Germany and Austria, in which he worked with directors Peter Keglevic, Marc Rothemund, Markus Imboden and Dagmar Hirtz, among others.

International productions include the feature film Fay Grim (Director Hal Hartley) and the BBC documentary Sinking the Lusitania - Murder on the Atlantic (Director: Chris Spencer).

In the film, Peter Benedict with his somewhat smugly grinning facial expression often embodies arrogant company bosses, ice-cold managers, snooty superiors, condescending lawyers, etc., but he is also able to convincingly fill all other roles.

Peter Benedict is married to Amila Sijamija and lives in France and Berlin.

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Dark Boris Niewald
Jenny – echt gerecht Robert von Bergen
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