Gabriela Anna Kownacka
) (May 25
– November 30
) was a Polish film and stage actress, best known for playing in the Polish TV series Rodzina zastępcza
. Kownacka was a Lutheran.
Kownacka died on November 30, 2010, aged 58, after a long battle with breast cancer that began in 2004.
On December 7, 2010, she was interred at the Evangelical Cemetery of the Augsburg Confession in Warsaw.
For Disney, she provided a voice to Liota in The Haunted Mansion; her latest roles are: Arthur's grandmother in Arthur and the Invisibles (Polish dubbing) and herself in Polish comedy TV show Niania.