Appeared (as "Commisar Gorotchenko") in "Tovarich", San Francisco, CA.
7 Biographical Movies |
17 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
29 Articles |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
Olt Arisztid | Mr. Blasko | Albert Lugesi | Belo Lugosi | Béla Lugosi | Mr. Bela Lugosi | Arisztid Olt
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
[on being typecast in villain roles] I find that, because of my language and gestures, that I am cataloged as what you call a heavy. My accent stamped me, in the imagination of the producers, as an enemy. Therefore, I must be a heavy.
In a form requesting biographical information for Cameo Pictures Corporation, next to the question "earliest childhood ambition", facetious Bela wrote "highway bandit". In answer to "present ambition", he wrote "dude ranch". In response to "favorite screen players", he wrote "none", then crossed that out and wrote "Mickey Mouse". His patience must have been tested when seeing the privacy invasive...
His suave--and often imitated--original portrayal of Count Dracula