Maria Schell in Le notti bianche (1957)
Maria Margarethe Anna Schell
15 January 1926
|Died||26 April 2005 (aged 79)|
|Spouse(s)||Horst Hächler (1957–1965; divorced; 1 child)|
Veit Relin (1966–1988; divorced; 1 child)
|Relatives||Maximilian Schell (brother, dead)|
Schell was born in Vienna, Austria. Her mother was Margarethe, an actress who ran an acting school. Her father was Hermann Ferdinand Schell, a Swiss poet, novelist and playwriter. Her parents were Roman Catholics. She was the older sister of actor Maximilian Schell.