"Devil's Paradise" (1956) (as "drug smuggler"), Hollywood
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Mr. Blasko | Béla Lugosi | Arisztid Olt
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
If I had one per cent of the millions "Dracula" has made, I wouldn't be sitting here now.
Lugosi was contracted to appear in "Dracula's Daughter" (1936) at a salary of $4,000, but the original script in which the character appeared was rejected by Universal. The final script did not involve Dracula, except for an insert shot of him in his coffin, but Lugosi was paid off, earning $500 more for not appearing in "Dracula's Daughter" than he earned for starring in "Dracula" (1931).
The role of Count Dracula