Ferenc Bács, Hungarian actor, Died at 82

Ferenc Bacs, spelt and Francisco Bacs was born on June 19, 1936, in Sibiu, Romania, and died on April 16, 2019, he was a Hungarian actor, winner of the Jaszai Grand Prize.

Ferenc graduated in 1960 from the Hungarian-language courses of the “Szentgyorgyi István” Theater Institute in Targu Mures and was, then employed an actor at the National Theater in Târgu Mures.


He went to Hungary in 1977, where he played one season on stage theatres in Miskolc and Győr respectively, then at the Budapest Comedy Theater from 1979 to 1987.

Since 1990, he has been freelance, and since 1991, he has played again at Jozsef Attila Theater in Budapest and from 1992 to 1998, at the National Theater in Budapest.

In September 1998, he became a freelance actor and played at the Petofi Theater in Sopron from 2000 to 2003.

Ferenc taught at the Academy of Dramatic Art and Film in Budapest. He has worked as a theatre actor and has performed many roles in cinema and television.

Ferenc Bacs passed away at the age of 82 on April 16, 2019.