Josef Zíma Age, Birthday, Biography, Wiki, Movies & More

Josef Zíma is a Czech actor , singer and moderator. Apart from pop music, he is known as the singer of a brass band . He is often referred to as the unruly king of Czech brass band music .

He is married to the actress Eva Klepáčová .

After studying in Prague , he studied acting , he also privately taught singing . From 1948 to 1951 he was a member of the Conservatoire ‘s Folk Ensemble, and since 1950 he sang in solo with the Jaroslav Ježek Orchestra . After completing his studies he gained his first actor engagement in Benesov near Prague , where he worked in the years 1953-1955 . From 1955 to 1957 he served in the Army. After military service he entered the Theater of Satire (today’s ABC Theater at the U Nováků palace). In 1958 he sang ‘Blues for you’, it was the first record on which the first song was released by Jiří Suchý as the author.

In 1959 he caused an accident . The singer and chanterist Judita Čeřovská , Alena Pánková, himself and director Jiří Jungwirth, who was later died in the hospital, were seriously injured.

From 1962 to 1992 , so for 30 years, he was engaged in the Prague Chamber Theater (which was a theater that belonged to a group of theaters belonging to the Prague Municipal Theaters).

He played at the Na Fidlovačce Theater in Prague Nusle , the Music Theater in Karlín and the Chamber Theater in Pilsen .

Along with the theater, his career as a pop music singer unfolded . At the beginning he began to play with his songs on the television, and that is why he became famous in the rest of the country as a musician. His most famous songs include Gina, Lovers in Texas, Green Plains, or White Crow.

Later he sang a number of other well-known songs, including also with singer Pavlína Filipovská , Jana Petrů and others.

In his life he recorded about 200 songs and won three Gold and one Platinum album.

Josef Zíma is a singer with a not too vocal voice in the tenor range, but the voice is very pleasant, cultivated, well-groomed and capable of expressing many different moods and emotions.

In Czech Radio he has been conducting a series of musicals for musicals for many years.

Josef Zíma

Josef Zíma Biography / Wiki

Name Josef Zíma
Also Know
Gender Male
Known For Acting
Place of Birth Praha, Czech Republic
Date of Birth 1932-05-11
Age(as in 2022) 90

Josef Zíma Acting Movies

Movie Name Character Release Date Overview
Jedeme k vodÄ› 1971-01-01
The Princess with the Golden Star princ Radovan 1959-12-18 A Czech fairy tale about a princess named Lada who runs away from home in a mouse fur disguise in order to escape an unwanted and forced marriage….
Velký tah 1986-01-01
Plaváček děd Vševěd (stařec) 1986-06-01
Never Strike A Woman… Even with A Flower 1967-01-13 Shortish forty-year old Ludvík Podzimek, lute and flute player in a Prague orchestra, is far from being an attractive man. He is nevertheless general…
Å ach mat 1964-01-01
Trik aneb Jak dámu okouzlit aneb Jak manžela oblafnout Dalibor z Picmauzů 1964-01-01
Snadný život 1957-10-18
Ta naše písnička česká 1967-08-11
Muzikant 1971-12-24
Balada z hadrů zpěvák 1960-08-17
Sešli se na Vlachovce 1973-12-31
Pučálkovic Amina 1968-01-01
Páté kolo u vozu Entertainer 1958-04-18
Lov na mamuta 1965-04-23 A young man tries to enter the building of the Mammoth Cybernetic Supermachines Research Institute again and again but each time the doorkeeper spots …
Zvony pana Mlácena 1973-12-31
Zpívající přístavy 1971-01-01
Sedmý kontinent 1961-03-17
Burglar and Umbrella 1971-04-09 In the morning twilight of Prague, the dead body of the safe-breaker Toufar is found floating on the river Vltava with a knife in his back. Police ins…
The Young Lady from the Riverside 1959-12-25
Puppies Singer 1958-03-21 Explores young adults’ fears of being conscripted by the communist government into working outside of Prague, a relative oasis of creativity and freed…
Lásky Emanuela Přibyla 1971-12-31
Pamětnice sebe 2009-11-05
Bylo čtvrt a bude půl 1968-09-27


Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
Alibi on the Lake Vocals 1966-01-21 Miss Nováková reports to Major Tuma (Karel Höger) from the police about the disappearance of her roommate, the model Zuzana. Shortly afterwards, a …
Lady on the Tracks Vocals 1966-09-30 Tram driver Marie has far too much to do after her shift is over. But she likes to do it all since she loves her husband Václav sincerely. One day sh…

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