Faina Ranevskaya

Actress, Writer

Actress, Writer


Faina Ranevskaya was born Faina Georgievna Feldman in Taganrog. Her father was the head of the local synagogue. Her family eventually left the country, but Faina stayed in the Soviet Union and went on to become one of the country's most acclaimed stage and screen actresses. One of her most famous movie roles was as the stepmother in a 1947 musical ...
Birth date
1896-08-27
Death date
1984-07-19
Awards
3 wins.
Height
5' 10¾" (1.8 m)

Known For


Cinderella
Cinderella
Stepmother (1947)
Sie haben eine Heimat
Sie haben eine Heimat
Frau Vurst (1950)
Boule de suif
Boule de suif
Mme. Loiseau (1934)
Spring
Spring
Margarita Lvovich, housekeeper (1947)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressDalshe: Tishina
(TV Movie) Lucy Cooper
1978
ActressKarlson Returns
(Short) Freken Bok (voice, as F. Ranevskaya)
1970
ActressJunior and Karlson
(Short) Freken Bock (voice)
1968
ActressPervyy posetitel
Staraya dama (as F. Ranevskaya)
1966
ActressHeute neue Attraktionen
Ada Konstantinovna
1966
ActressFitil. Vypusk 33
(Short) Zhitelnitsa starogo doma
1965
ActressLyogkaya zhizn
Margarita Ivanovna ona zhe 'Koroleva Margot'
1964
ActressFitil
(TV Series) (1962-2008)
1962
ActressBe Careful, Grandma!
Yelena Timofeyevna - babushka (as F. Ranevskaya)
1961
ActressDrama
(TV Short) Murashkina
1960
ActressDas Mädchen mit der Gitarre
Zoya Sviristinskaya (as F. Ranevskaya)
1958
ActressSie haben eine Heimat
Frau Vurst (as F. Ranevskaya)
1950
ActressBegegnung an der Elbe
Mrs. MacDermott (as F. Ranevskaya)
1949
ActressPrivate Aleksandr Matrosov
Vrach (as F. Ranevskaya)
1948
ActressSpring
Margarita Lvovich, housekeeper
1947
ActressCinderella
Stepmother (as F. Ranevskaya)
1947
ActressNebesnyy tikhokhod
Voenniy vrach (uncredited)
1946
ActressSlon i veryovochka
Babushka (as F. Ranevskaya)
1946
ActressMarriage
Mother of the bride
1944
ActressNovye pokhozhdeniya Shveyka1943
ActressRodnye berega
Sofya Ivanovna (segment '3 gvardeytsa') (as F. Ranevskaya)
1943
ActressThe Tale of Tsar Saltan
(Short) Babarikha (voice)
1943
ActressMechta
Madame Rosa Skorokhodova
1943
ActressAlexander Parkhomenko
Pianist (uncredited)
1942
ActressKak possorilis Ivan Ivanovich s Ivanom Nikiforovichem
Gorpina
1941
ActressLyubimaya devushka
Marya Ivanovna
1940
ActressThe Foundling
Lyalya (as F.G. Ranevskaya)
1940
ActressOshibka inzhenera Kochina1939
ActressMan in a Shell
Superintendent's Wife
1939
ActressThe Ballad of Cossack Golota1937
ActressBoule de suif
Mme. Loiseau
1934
RoleTitleYear
WriterDrama
(TV Short) (screenplay - uncredited)
1960
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Other Day with Leonid Parfyonov
(TV Series documentary) - Namedni-1952 (2019)
2019
Archive footagePani Malkina - cheshskaya Ranevskaya
(TV Short documentary) Self
2008
Archive footageKak ukhodili kumiry
(TV Series documentary) Self - Faina Ranevskaya (2006) ... Self
2006
Archive footageKomediya davno minuvshikh dney1980