|Was||Actor Stage actor Film actor Television actor|
|Type||Film, Television, Stage and Radio|
|Birth||20 November 1927, Vienna, Austria|
|Death||18 May 1980, Innsbruck, Austria (aged 52 years)|
Walter Kohut (20 November 1927 – 18 May 1980) was an Austrian film, television and theatre actor. He appeared in many Austrian and German films over a 30-year period and became known for playing shady characters. He became known internationally for his portrayal of Field Marshal Walter Model in the 1977 Hollywood blockbuster A Bridge Too Far and for an appearance in the 1979 thriller Bloodline. He was married to the actress Immy Schell, sister of Maria and Maximilian Schell, his co-star in A Bridge Too Far. He died aged 52 and his gravesite is located in the Mauer cemetery in Vienna.