Appeared (as "Sheik of Hamman, a Minor Official") in "Arabesque" on Broadway. Music by Ruth White Warfield. Written by Cloyd Head and Eunice Tietjens. Directed by / Scenic Design by Norman Bel Geddes
and Cleon Throckmorton. Choreographed by Michi Itow. National Theatre: 20 Oct 1925-7 Nov 1925 (23 performances). Cast: Hortense
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Did You Know?
Circumstances made me the theatrical personality I am, which many people believe is also a part of my personal life.
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.
did not want Lugosi in that role and relegated him to the monster role. Lugosi was unhappy with playing the plodding, mute monster under heavy make-up and complained. He had ...
His pale complexion