Mady Christians (1892–1951)

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Mady Christians was born in Vienna, Austria. Destined to be in films in both Germany and the US, she started out as a stage actress but soon found new challenges in the world of cinema. Her first film was at the age of 24 when she appeared in Audrey (1916). She remained in German films for the next 17years before coming to the US and starring in ... See full bio »

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 1950 The Clock (TV Series)
 1949 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series)
Mrs. Phelps
- The Silver Cord (1949) ... Mrs. Phelps
 1949 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Papa Is All (1949) ... Mama
 1948 Letter from an Unknown Woman
Frau Berndle
 1948 All My Sons
Kate Keller
 1944 Address Unknown
Elsa Schulz
 1943 Tender Comrade
Manya Lodge
 1937 Heidi
 1937 The Woman I Love
 1937 Seventh Heaven
 1936 Come and Get It
 1935 Ship Cafe
Countess Boranoff
 1935 Escapade
 1934 A Wicked Woman
Naomi Trice
 1933 The Only Girl
The Empress
 1933 Manolescu, der Fürst der Diebe
Comtesse Maria Freyenberg
 1933 Salon Dora Green
Dora Green
 1933 The Only Girl
 1932 Frederica
 1932 Der schwarze Husar
Marie Luise
 1931 The Woman They Talk About
Vera Moretti
 1931 The Fate of Renate Langen
Renate Langen
 1931 Mon coeur incognito
La reine Alexandra
 1930 Love Comes But Once
Königin Alexandra von Gregorien
 1929 Because I Loved You
Inge Lund
 1929 Meine Schwester und ich
Prinzessin Matgarete von Marquardstein
 1929 The Runaway Princess
Princess Priscilla
 1929 The Burning Heart
Dorothee Claudius
 1928 Eine Frau von Format
Dschilly Bey
 1928 Miss Chauffeur
Steffi Walker
 1928 Königin Luise, 2. Teil
Luise von Mecklenberg, Königin von Preußen
 1927 The Duel
 1927 Heimweh
Fürstin Lydia Trubezkoj
 1927 Königin Luise, 1. Teil - Die Jugend der Königin Luise
Luise von Mecklenburg, Königin von Preussen
 1927 Out of the Mist
 1926 Should a Man Tell?
Mery, seine Frau
 1926 Die geschiedene Frau
Gonda van der Loo
 1926 Duchess of the Folies Bergeres
Die Herzogin
 1926 Wien, wie es weint und lacht
Sefi - seine Tochter
 1926 Zopf und Schwert - Eine tolle Prinzessin
Prinzessin Wilhelmine
 1926 Nanette
 1926 Der Abenteurer
Armely - seine Frau
 1925 Die vom Niederrhein, 2. Teil
Bettina von Wittelsbach
 1925 The Waltz Dream
Princess Alix
 1925 Somebody's Son
Mabel Bratt
 1925 Die vom Niederrhein
Bettina von Wittelsbach
 1925 Slums of Berlin
Regine Lossen
 1924 Soll und Haben
Baroneß Leonore vin Rothensattel
 1924 Michael
Frau (uncredited)
 1924 Finances of the Grand Duke
Großfürstin Olga von Rußland
 1923 Der Wetterwart
Die Dame
 1923 Der verlorene Schuh
 1923 Die Buddenbrooks
Gerda Arnoldsen
 1923 One Glass of Water
Königin Anna
 1922 It Illuminates, My Dear
Jeanne, Marquiße von Chatelet
 1922 Kinder der Zeit
 1921 Der Schicksalstag
Felicitas / Harriet Steel / Jelena / ...
 1921 Der Mann ohne Namen - 1. Der Millionendieb
Gert, seine Tochter
 1920 Der indische Tod
Inge, Frau von Ralph Leyen
 1919 Die Gesunkenen
Reta de Lorni
 1919 Not und Verbrechen
 1919 The Golden Club
Marga von Olsberg, junge Witwe
 1919 Die Peruanerin
Fernades Matamorer
 1919 Fidelio
Sonja Maderewska - singer
 1918 Nightshade
Fürstin Tscharkowska
 1918 Die Dreizehn
 1918 Die Verteidigerin
Linda Saltarin - Doktor der Rechte
 1918 Frau Marias Erlebnis
Maria - ihre Tochter
 1918 Am Scheidewege
 1917 Das Edelfräulein (Short)
 1917 The Lost Paradise
Edith Bernardi
 1916 Audrey
Evelyn Byrd (as Margarete Christians)
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Stage Play: Save Me the Waltz. Comedy. Written by Katharine Dayton. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner. Directed by Robert B. Sinclair. Martin Beck Theatre: 28 Feb 1938- Mar 1938 (closing date unknown/8 performances). Cast: Reginald Bach, Leslie Barrie, Leo G. Carroll (as "King Frederick IV"), Arthur Chatterton, Mady Christians (as "Queen ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Margarete Christians


5' 5" (1.65 m)


Dr. Sven von Mueller  (divorced)

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Married Dr. Sven von Mueller, editor of a Hamburg, Germany newspaper before coming to America in 1933. See more »

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