No photo available. Represent Zita Johann? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 1,510 this week

Zita Johann (1904–1993)

Zita Johann was born on July 14, 1904 in Temesvar, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for The Mummy (1932), The Sin of Nora Moran (1933) and The Struggle (1931). She was married to Bernard E. Shedd, John McCormick and John Houseman. She died on September 20, 1993 in Nyack, New York, USA. See full bio »

The 25 Most Immersive Worlds in Cinema

Highly immersive cinematic worlds can carry a movie, and we've rounded up the best of the best.

See the full list

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 38 people
created 23 Jul 2012
a list of 2976 people
created 15 Aug 2013
a list of 82 people
created 12 Oct 2013
a list of 100 people
created 12 Jun 2014
a list of 618 people
created 10 Sep 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Zita Johann's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (8 credits)
 1986 Raiders of the Living Dead
 1934 Grand Canary
Suzan Tranter
 1933 The Man Who Dared
Teena Pavelic Novak
 1933 Luxury Liner
Miss Morgan
 1932 Tiger Shark
Quita Silva
 1931 The Struggle
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 1993 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- D.W. Griffith: Father of Film (1993) ... Herself
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)
 2007-2013 Cinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series documentary)
Helen Grosvenor
- The Mummy (2007) ... Helen Grosvenor
 1998 Universal Horror (TV Movie documentary)
 1982 Coming Soon (Video documentary)
edited from 'The Mummy' (uncredited)
 1940 The Mummy's Hand
Princess Ananka (uncredited)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Uncle Vanya. Drama (revival). Directed by Jed Harris. Booth Theatre (16 performances). Cast included Zita Johann as "Sofya Alexandrovna". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »


5' 6" (1.68 m)

Did You Know?


Before acting in a scene she would pray. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Gorgeous! FranLovesBetteD
Remembering Ms. Johann on her birth anniversary FranLovesBetteD
Discuss Zita Johann on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page