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Paul Wegener (1874–1948)


Paul Wegener was born on December 11, 1874 in Arnoldsdorf, West Prussia, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for The Golem (1920), The Golem (1915) and The Student of Prague (1913). He was married to Greta Schröder, Lyda Salmonova, Änny Hindermann, Ida Ahlers and Elisabeth Rohwer. He died on September 13, 1948 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »

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(age 73) in Berlin, Germany

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The Golem
The Golem Der Golem / The Golem
(1920)
The Golem
The Golem Golem
(1915)
The Student of Prague
The Student of Prague Balduin, a Student
(1913)

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 1951 Augen der Liebe
Prof. Mochmann
 1945 Der Fall Molander
Holk, Generalstaatsanwalt
 1945 Kolberg
Stadtkommandant Loucadou
 1945 Shiva und die Galgenblume
Wladimir Penski
 1944 Tierarzt Dr. Vlimmen
Van der Kalk
 1943 Wenn die Sonne wieder scheint
Bauer Termöhlen
 1942 Diesel
Direktor Buz
 1942 Hochzeit auf Bärenhof
Leonhard von Krakow
 1942 Der große König
Gen. Czernitscheff
 1941 Mein Leben für Irland
Sir George Beverley
 1941 Das Mädchen von Fanö
Ulerk Ohm
 1941 Zwielicht
Förster Kuhnert
 1939 The Right to Love
Herr von Salurn, Schloßgutsbesitzer in Tirol
 1939 The Immortal Heart
Dr. Schedel
 1938 In geheimer Mission
Morrow
 1935 Der Mann mit der Pranke
Wiegant, Präsident der Industrie-Bank
 1935 ...nur ein Komödiant
Staatsminister von Creven
 1934 A Man Wants to Get to Germany
Ship stoker
 1933 Inge und die Millionen
Bankier Seemann
 1933 Hans Westmar
Kuprikoff
 1932 Das Geheimnis um Johann Orth
Fürst Rostowsky Botschafter a.Wien
 1932 The Living Dead
Mörder
 1930 Fundvogel
Prof. Reutlinger
 1928 A Daughter of Destiny
Prof. Jakob ten Brinken
 1927 The Strange Case of Captain Ramper
Kapitän Ramper
 1927 Die Welt ohne Waffen
Dr. Dankmar Tollen
 1927 Survival
Collin / Marquis de Herrera
 1927 Die Weber
Fabrikant Dreißiger
 1926 Dagfin
Sabi Bey, türkischer General
 1926/I The Magician
Oliver Haddo
 1926 Der Mann aus dem Jenseits
Hauptmann Römer
 1925 Living Buddhas
Großlama
 1923 Der Schatz der Gesine Jakobsen
Niels Nissen
 1922 Monna Vanna
Guido Gursino
 1922 Herzog Ferrantes Ende
Herzog Ferrante
 1922 Vanina oder Die Galgenhochzeit
Gouverneur von Turin
 1922 The Loves of Pharaoh
Samlak
 1921 Die Geliebte Roswolskys
Eugen Roswolsky
 1921 The Lost Shadow
Sebaldus,der Stadtmusikant
 1920 Steuermann Holk
Steuermann Holk
 1920 Sumurun
Der alte Scheich
 1920 Nachtgestalten
Thomas Bezug
 1919 Der Galeerensträfling
Colin, König der Galeerensträflinge
 1919 Madame DuBarry (unconfirmed)
 1918 Der fremde Fürst
Hidde Yori, Sohn und Erbe des Inselherrn Fürst Assuan
 1918 Apokalypse (Short)
 1917 Dornröschen
 1917 Hans Trutz im Schlaraffenland
Hans Trutz
 1916 Der Yoghi
The Yogi / The Inventor
 1916 Rübezahls Hochzeit
Ruebezahl
 1915 Die Rache des Blutes (Short)
 1915 The Golem
Golem
 1914 Evinrude
Tim Nissen - genannt Evinrude
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Studied law and art history. Acting classes in Leipzig. With Max Reinhardt's Deutsches Theater in Berlin, 1906-20. Toured North and South America with his own acting troupe. Film debut in 1913 as actor in The Student of Prague (1913). Having learned the art of expressionist lighting from Reinhardt, he began to direct at the same time, specialising in mysticism, the grotesque and the macabre. Of ... See more »

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