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Louis Sorin (1893–1961)

Louis Sorin was born on September 23, 1893 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Animal Crackers (1930), The Smart Way (1937) and Playboy Number One (1937). He was married to Lenore Wein. He died on December 14, 1961 in New York City. See full bio »

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Animal Crackers
Animal Crackers Roscoe Chandler
The Smart Way
The Smart Way The Lawyer
Playboy Number One
Playboy Number One Chef Louis Marcel LaLongue
Seeds of Freedom


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 1964 Brenner (TV Series)
- The Vigilantes (1964) ... Fiore
 1961 Naked City (TV Series)
Old Man in Store / Presser
- The Fingers of Henri Tourelle (1961) ... Presser
 1961 The Defenders (TV Series)
Dr. Rothman
- The Treadmill (1961) ... Dr. Rothman
 1959 New York Confidential (TV Series)
- A Covenant with Death (1959) ... Rigorio
 1957 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Maitre D', sidewalk cafe
- Plastered in Paris (1957) ... Maitre D', sidewalk cafe (uncredited)
 1953-1956 The Goldbergs (TV Series)
- The Singer (1956) ... Simon
- What's in a Name (1954) ... Simon
- Baby Naming (1954) ... Simon
- Simon's Maid and Butler (1953) ... Simon
 1956 The Honeymooners (TV Series)
Mr. Manicotti
- Mama Loves Mambo (1956) ... Mr. Manicotti (uncredited)
 1951-1956 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
- The Sunday Punch (1953)
- The Kimballs (1951)
 1955 I Spy (TV Series)
 1955 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- Six O'Clock Call (1955)
 1949-1953 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Sam Harvard
- The Big Deal (1953) ... Sam Harvard
 1953 Short Short Dramas (TV Series)
- Backfire (1953) ... Barrow (as Lou Sorin)
 1951 Crime Photographer (TV Series)
- Brains (1951)
 1951 Big Town (TV Series)
- Off Beat (1951)
 1951 Lights Out (TV Series)
- The Faceless Man (1951) ... Etienne
 1951 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
 1951 The Clock (TV Series)
- Runaway (1951)
 1950 With These Hands
Boss (uncredited)
 1937 Playboy Number One (Short)
Chef Louis Marcel LaLongue
 1937 The Smart Way (Short)
The Lawyer
 1933 Moonlight and Pretzels
Hobart (uncredited)
 1929 Glorifying the American Girl
Tailor's Assistant (uncredited)
 1929 Lucky in Love
Abe Feinberg
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Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Stage Play: Animal Crackers. Musical comedy. Book by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind. Music by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby. Lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby. Musical Director: Gus Salzer. Musical Direction by Gus Salzer. Musical Direction by Russell Markert. Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey. Drected by Oscar Eagle. 44th Street ... See more »

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Lou Sorin


5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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Served in World War I; enlisted in Battery C, 305th U.S. Field Artillery Battalion, 77th U.S. Infantry Division, in the Bronx on October 12, 1917; transferred to Company K, 305th U. S. Infantry Regiment, 77th U.S. Infantry Division on April 11, 1918; served overseas from April 16, 1918 to April 24, 1919, and was honorably discharged at Camp Upton, Long Island, N.Y. on May 17, 1919. See more »

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