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? | Karloff Boris | Karloff
5' 11" (1.81 m)
Did You Know?
Certainly, I was typed. But what is typing? It is a trademark, a means by which the public recognizes you. Actors work all their lives to achieve that. I got mine with just one picture. It was a blessing.
During the production of Frankenstein
(1931) there was some concern that seven-year-old Marilyn Harris
, who played Maria, the little girl thrown into the lake by the creature, would be overly frightened by the sight of Karloff in costume and make-up when it came time to shoot the scene. When the cast was assembled to travel to the location, Marilyn ran from her car directly up to Karloff, who was...
Changing faces a la Lon Chaney via heavy makeup by Jack Pierce