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Lya Lys (1908–1986)

Lya Lys was born on May 18, 1908 in Berlin, Germany as Natalia Lyecht. She was an actress, known for L'Age d'Or (1930), Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939) and The Return of Doctor X (1939). She died on June 2, 1986 in Newport Beach, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1940 Murder in the Air
Hilda Riker
 1939 The Return of Doctor X
Angela Merrova
 1939 Confessions of a Nazi Spy
Erika Wolf
 1938 The Young in Heart
Lucille (uncredited)
 1937 My Dear Miss Aldrich
The Queen (uncredited)
 1937 The Great Gambini
 1935 Vagabond Lady
Pat - Tony's Friend (uncredited)
 1935 George White's 1935 Scandals
French Girl - Old Southern Custom (uncredited)
 1935 La veuve joyeuse
 1935 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer
Girl on Train (uncredited)
 1933 Jimmy and Sally
Pola Wenski
 1933 Enemies of Society
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1933 Clear All Wires!
 1930 Moral um Mitternacht
 1930 Soyons gais
 1929 Maman Colibri
La jeune femme

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