Biography

Fanny Schiller Hernández (1897–1971) was an award-winning Mexican character actress, television star and also acted in operettas and musicals in the Golden Age of Mexican cinema. She won two best supporting actress awards from the Ariels and was nominated for two additional films. She was a social activist, creating the Actor's Union and inspiring the creation of “Rosa Mexicano”. She was accomplished at dubbing and was the voice of many animated characters as well as the official voice of several other notable Mexican actresses.

Fanny Schiller Hernández (1897–1971) was an award-winning Mexican character actress, television star and also acted in operettas and musicals in the Golden Age of Mexican cinema. She won two best supporting actress awards from the Ariels and was nominated for two additional films. She was a social activist, creating the Actor's Union and inspiring the creation of “Rosa Mexicano”. She was accomplished at dubbing and was the voice of many animated characters as well as the official voice of several other notable Mexican actresses.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 75

Birthday 1897-08-03

Day of Death 1971-09-26

Place of Birth Mexico City, México

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Also Known As

  • Fany Schiller
  • Fany Schiler
  • Fanny Schyler

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1971 The Fearmaker
1970 Alguien nos quiere matar
1970 Las figuras de arena
1970 Estafa de amor as Doña Rosita
1969 La maestra inolvidable as Teódula
1969 No se mande, profe
1968 Valentín de la Sierra
1968 Sor Ye-yé as Madre de Juan
1967 Los alegres Aguilares
1967 La muerte es puntual
1966 El temerario
1963 La risa de la ciudad
1963 El norteño
1962 El tejedor de milagros as Pueblerina
1962 Nostradamus: The Genie of Darkness as Rebecca
1962 La emboscada mortal
1962 La barranca sangrienta as Doña Blanca (as Fanny Shyler)
1962 El muchacho de Durango
1962 La venganza del resucitado
1960 Póker de reinas
1959 The Woman and the Beast as La Mariposa
1959 Escuela de verano
1959 El zarco
1959 El Zorro Escarlata as Witch
1958 El regreso del monstruo as La bruja / doña Rebeca
1957 The Black Scorpion as Florentina
1957 Felicidad
1956 A Woman's Devotion as Señora Reidl
1956 Enemigos
1956 Corazón salvaje as Doña Catalina de Molnar
1956 Locura pasional
1955 The Treasure of Pancho Villa as Laria Morales
1955 Padre contra hijo as Aunt Domitila
1955 Las engañadas as Doña Carlota
1955 Pecado Mortal as Flora
1954 Cuidado con el amor as Isabel
1954 Mulata as Doña Rosario
1954 El casto Susano
1954 Cantando nace el amor
1954 Camelia as Doncella de Camila (uncredited)
1953 La mujer desnuda
1952 Angélica
1952 La loca
1951 Furia roja
1951 Nosotras las sirvientas
1951 Crimen y castigo
1951 Una gringuita en México
1950 La mujer que yo amé
1950 Guardián, el perro salvador
1950 Duelo en las montañas as Madre de Esperanza
1949 Las puertas del presidio
1949 Secreto entre mujeres
1949 Pobres, pero sinvergüenzas
1949 Salon Mexico as Señorita prefecta
1948 El gallero
1948 ¡Ay, Palillo, no te rajes!
1948 Algo flota sobre el agua as María Justina
1948 Señora Tentación
1948 La hermana impura
1947 Encadenada (El yugo)
1947 A media luz as Fru-Fru
1946 Pervertida
1946 La viuda celosa
1946 Cantaclaro
1945 La casa de la zorra
1945 Flor de durazno as Doña Encarnación
1944 Escándalo de estrellas as Paloma
1944 La monja alférez as Doña Úrsula
1944 La guerra de los pasteles
1943 Santa as Elvira Gómez
1942 Alejandra as Rita
1942 Del rancho a la capital
1939 A Macabre Legacy as Matilde
1939 Una luz en mi camino
1937 No te engañes corazón as Refugio (uncredited)

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