Nominated for 2 Oscars.
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(as Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya)
Med. assistant's wife
The Jest (1926). Comedy/tragedy (revival). From the Italian of Sem Benelli. "Madrigal of May" composed by Maurice Nitke. Directed by Arthur Hopkins. Plymouth Theatre: 4 Feb 1926- Apr 1926 (closing date unknown/77 performances). Cast: E.J. Ballantine
(as "Fazio, Gianetto's Servant"), Malcolm Barrett, Richard Bengali
(as "Camus, ...
1 Portrayal |
Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya | Mariya Uspenskaya
5' 1½" (1.56 m)
Did You Know?
In 1936 she became the first actress, tied with Gale Sondergaard
, of currently 53 actresses to receive an Oscar nomination for their film debut. She was nominated Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Dodsworth
Wizen, old vaguely European women who hold some authority