b. Vienna, Dec. 7, 1939 Vienna. Actor and writer. 1958-1961 supernumerary at the Burgtheater, then actor in Basle and Freiburg im Breisgau, 1967-1969 in Graz, 1970-1973 and 1977-1979 at the Volkstheater, 1973-1976 at the Burgtheater; since 1981 freelance actor, besides work as stage director; until 1987 taught at the Reinhardt-Seminar (drama school) in Vienna; also active as a revue artiste, painter and organiser of summer festivals. Together with his wife, the actress Erika Mottl, he founded the S. company.
Works#Haefenelegie, 1966 (monologue); Haushalt oder Die Sandhasen, 1966; Fahrdienstleiter Smafts, 1968 (monologue); Der Selbstmord, 1970 (one-act play); Fuer mich sind sie Freie, 1970 (stage play); Quer durch, 1985 (cabaret); Ausfluege - Anfaelle - Ausfaelle, 1989 (cabaret programme).