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Alwin Neuß (1879–1935)

Alwin Neuß was born on June 17, 1879 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Carl Alwin Heinrich Neuss. He was an actor and director, known for Die Spinne (1917), Die Rache ist mein (1919) and Das Spiel vom Tode (1917). He died on October 30, 1935 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 56) in Berlin, Germany

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Known For

Die Spinne
Die Spinne Actor
Die Rache ist mein
Das Spiel vom Tode
Die Stimme des Toten


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 1930 Old Song
 1930 Dance Into Happiness
Richard Grothe
 1924 Auf Befehl der Pompadour
Abel Fernay, Fernay Automobilewerke
 1919 Bettler GmbH
 1918 Clown Charly
 1918 Der Volontär
 1918 Lebendig tot
 1917 Die Spinne
 1916 Dynamit
 1916 Das Gewissen
 1914 Detective Brown
Sherlock Holmes
 1914 Ein seltsamer Fall (Short)
 1914 The Isolated House (Short)
Sherlock Holmes
 1914 Der Hund von Baskerville
Sherlock Holmes
 1914 Das Zauberlied (Short)
 1911 Seine erste Liebe (Short)
 1911 The Son of the Executioner (Short)
His son
 1911 Hamlet
 1911 The Cossack Duke (Short)
 1910 Forræderen (Short)
Ltn. Dobrinow
 1910 The Red Light (Short)
 1910 Vater und Sohn (Short) (as Alwin Neuss)
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German character actor, an early impersonator of Sherlock Holmes on screen. He first films were for the Danish Nordisk film company in 1910, but several years later he joined Decla to essay a Holmes lookalike character named 'Tom Shark' in a series of potboilers.

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