Trivia / Wittgenstein

  • Cast the Expert: Ballerina Lydia Lopokova is played by Lynn Seymour, a choreographer and retired ballerina.
  • Fake Nationality: English actor Karl Johnson playing Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein.
  • Life Imitates Art: Wittgenstein fought in World War I: Clancy Chassay, who plays Young Ludwig, has gone on to be a respected war correspondent, reporting from Lebanon, Afghanistan and Gaza, among other places.