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Gregori Chmara (1893–1970)

Gregori Chmara was born on July 23, 1893 in Poltava, Russian Empire. He was an actor, known for Crime and Punishment (1923), Mocny czlowiek (1929) and The Joyless Street (1925). He was married to Asta Nielsen. He died on February 3, 1970 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 76) in Paris, France

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Known For

Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment Rodion Raskolnikow
Mocny czlowiek
Mocny czlowiek Henryk Bielecki
The Joyless Street
Crown of Thorns
Crown of Thorns Jesus Christus


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 1971 Crime and Punishment (TV Movie)
 1969 Paris Does Not Exist
Le vieillard (as Gregory Chmara)
 1966 La roulette russe (TV Movie)
Arcade (as Gregory Chmara)
 1963 Kriss Romani
Le Krissinitory (as Gregory Chmara)
 1963 The Good Life
Joseph (as Gregory Chmara)
 1962 Arsène Lupin contre Arsène Lupin
Basile (as Grégory Chmara)
 1959 My Pal the Gypsy
Le pépé
 1958 Women Are Talkative
Le patron de la boîte russe (uncredited)
 1957 A Bomb for a Dictator (uncredited)
 1956 Mannequins of Paris
 1956 Elena and Her Men
Le domestique d'Elena
 1955 Les chiffonniers d'Emmaüs
Crincrin (as Gregory Chmara)
 1951 Dirty Hands (uncredited)
 1951 Four in a Jeep
Bit part (uncredited)
 1951 Les joyeux pélerins
Fred Smith (as Gregory Chmara)
 1949 Dernière heure, édition spéciale
Le témoin (as Chmara)
 1949 Mission in Tangier
Le chanteur russe (as Grégory Ch'mara)
 1949 Jo la Romance
 1948 Mademoiselle Has Fun
Petit rôle (uncredited)
 1946 Nuits d'alerte (uncredited)
 1946 A Friend Will Come Tonight
L'officier allemand au monocle (as Gregory Chmara)
 1946 Special Mission (as Gregory Chmara)
 1934 Une fois dans la vie
Le prince
 1932 Der Diamant des Zaren
Falscher Großfürst
 1932 Der schwarze Husar
Fürst Potovski
 1931 Der Schlemihl
Fürst Janitscheff
 1931 Der Mann, der den Mord beging
Prince Cernuwicz
 1931 L'homme qui assassina (uncredited)
 1929 Mocny czlowiek
Henryk Bielecki (as Grzegorz Chmara)
 1925 The Joyless Street
 1925 Living Buddhas
 1925 Athleten
Rechtsanwalt Dr. Kürer
 1924 Die Frau im Feuer
Stanislaus, Diener
 1924 Die Schmetterlingsschlacht
Max Winkelmann
 1924 Das Haus am Meer
Fischer Enrico
 1923 Downfall
Peter Karsten
 1916 Thought (as Grigori Khamara)
 1915 Sverchok na pechi (Short) (as Grigori Khamara)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Grégory Ch'mara | Gregory Chmara | Grzegorz Chmara | Grégory Chmara | Chmara | Grigori Khamara | Grigori Khmara

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During a stage tour he met the actress Lila Kedrova and he remained in France. Because of his lack of French language he could not gain a foothold in the film business at first but appeared again as a singer in cabarets like in earlier years. See more »

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