Appeared (as "Lukas") in "Murdered Alive", Los Angeles, CA.
7 Biographical Movies |
14 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
24 Articles |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
Mr. Blasko | Béla Lugosi | Mr. Bela Lugosi | Arisztid Olt
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
Every actor's greatest ambition is to create his own, definite and original role, a character with which he will always be identified. In my case, that role was Dracula.
Lugosi himself perpetrated the myth that he had quit the role of the monster in Frankenstein
(1931), which is untrue. Originally, director Robert Florey
wanted him to play Dr. Frankenstein, but producer Carl Laemmle Jr.
didn't want Lugosi in that role, so he was relocated to the monster part. Lugosi was unhappy with playing the clodding, mute monster under heavy make-up and complained. He had ...
Thick Hungarian accent