Polish film, TV actor Gustaw Lutkiewicz dies
PR dla Zagranicy
Polish actor Gustaw Lutkiewicz, who had more than 120 appearances on the big screen, has died at the age of 93.
Gustaw Lutkiewicz. Photo: PAP.
He performed in the 1999 film “Ogniem i Mieczem” (With Fire and Sword), based on a late-19th century book of the same title by Polish Nobel laureate Henryk Sienkiewicz, as well in 1980s television sitcoms “Alternatywy 4” (4 Alternative Street) and “Zmiennicy” (Subs).
He also worked closely with Polish Radio for a number of years and in 1994 received the Golden Microphone for achievements on the air and for work with the Polish Radio Theatre.
In 2012 he received a Gloria Artis Silver Medal for Cultural Merit. He was also a recipient of the Golden Cross of Merit and Officer's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta (Reborn Poland). (vb/pk)