Originally, after he had ended his career as a soprano soloist with the Vienna boys ' choir with the vocal breakdown in 1944, wanted to be Peter Weck, conductor. The study at the University for music and Performing arts, he broke off, but after almost two years, because, as he pointed out in an Interview and later in his memoirs, although I had the Talent, "but not the stamina" for this profession. A at the request of the father, in parallel, begun technical studies, he exchanged with great success against an acting training at the Max-Reinhardt-Seminar, which he graduated in 1953 with honors.
Engagements followed at the Stadttheater Klagenfurt, at the Theater am Kurfürstendamm in Berlin, and for five years (1954 to 1959) at the Theater in der Josefstadt, where he will play in the Munich chamber and at the Hamburg Schauspielhaus occurred. From 1959 to 1970, he belonged to the Ensemble of the Vienna Burgtheater, and, between 1965 and 1976, also from Zurich, look-a-game-house. His Repertoire ranged from Goldoni to Shaw, from Shakespeare to Nestroy. In Zurich, Peter Weck was able to succeed as a Director.
That he was involved, and in addition regularly in films with a more modest claim – as partes pro toto only "The Forester Christel" (1962, directed by Franz Josef Gottlieb), or "high would have an eye to the mention of" (1971, directed by Harald Vock) and forget to be here, he commented in a conversation with the F. A. Z. so: "to Me, the things to create that I have in the beginning rays of the seventy years." The occasion for this Interview is the first broadcast of the Venice-thrillers "Nobiltà" (by Donna Leon), in which he was dressing as a (Film)actors just like, as a cheerful, generous Gentleman, always impeccably and, despite the early graying of the hair, with unheard-of youth-filled appearance right-sided, was allowed to play as a cold-hearted, noble criminals, very different than usual was in October 2002, by the way. Of course, Wake had been in Film and television in serious roles, but is best remembered for his appearance in the series is probably "I will marry a family" from the years 1983 to 1986.Updated Date: 12 August 2020, 08:19