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)
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Studied opera in both Warsaw and Moscow but switched acting and began studying at the Adasheff's School of Drama at the age of 30.
Perhaps best known for her role as Maleva the Gypsy in The Wolf Man
(1941) and _Frankenstein Meets The Wolf Man (1943)_.