Born on June 22, 1943
From Bad Aussee, Austria
Klaus Brandauer as "Bror Blixen/Hans Blixen"
Initially set on being a dairy farmer, the aristocratic Karen Blixen (Meryl Streep) travels to Africa to join her husband, Bror (Klaus Maria Brandauer), who instead spends their money on a coffee plantation. After discovering Bror is unfaithful, Karen develops feelings for hunter Denys (Robert Redford), but realizes he prefers a simplistic lifestyle compared to her upper class background. The two continue on until a series of events force Karen to choose between her love and personal growth.
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1986)||Nominated||Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Academy Award (1985)||Nominated||Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (1985)||Won||Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|