Nominated for 2 Oscars.
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(as Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya)
Med. assistant's wife
Daughters of Atreus (1936). Written by Robert Turney. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner
. Directed by Frederic McConnell. 44th Street Theatre: 14 Oct 1936- Oct 1936 (closing date unknown/13 performances). Cast: Barbara Adams, John Boruff
(as "Vortigern"), Sidney Bryson, Richard Burdette, Eileen Burns, Hal Conklin, Thomas Coffin ...
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
Perhaps best known for her role as Maleva the Gypsy in The Wolf Man
(1941) and _Frankenstein Meets The Wolf Man (1943)_.