Who was the male actor in The Sound of Music?

Christopher Plummer
Christopher Plummer

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Born Arthur Christopher Orme PlummerDecember 13, 1929 Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died February 5, 2021 (aged 91) Weston, Connecticut, U.S.
Education High School of Montreal
Occupation Actor

What are the 7 children’s names in Sound of Music?

The Children:

  • Liesl von Trapp, age 16.
  • Friedrich von Trapp, age 14.
  • Louisa von Trapp, age 13.
  • Kurt von Trapp, age 11.
  • Brigitta von Trapp, age 10.
  • Marta von Trapp, age 7.
  • Gretl von Trapp, age 5.

Who starred in the remake of Sound of Music?

Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer star as Maria and Captain von Trapp in this beloved story of the young novice who falls in love with Captain von Trapp and his seven children, set against the backdrop of Nazi-occupied Austria.

How many of the von Trapp family are still alive?

All of the original seven Trapp children had died by 2014, while only one of the later three children born to Georg and Maria, Johannes, is alive as of May 2022. Eleonore “Lorli” von Trapp Campbell died on 17 October 2021.

Why did Christopher Plummer dislike Sound of Music?

Christopher Plummer hated filming ‘The Sound of Music’ He told the Boston Globe in 2010 that he was “a bit bored with the character” of Captain von Trapp and that the film was “not [his] cup of tea.” He later added that the story was “so awful and sentimental and gooey,” according to Insider.

Did the von Trapps ever get their house back?

After the war, a religious group, the Catholic Missionaries of the Precious Blood, bought the property from the Von Trapps, who had had their ownership restored after the Nazis were defeated.