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Gustaf Gründgens (1899–1963)

Gustaf Gründgens was born on December 22, 1899 in Düsseldorf, Germany as Gustav Heinrich Arnold Gründgens. He was an actor and director, known for M (1931), Faust (1960) and Friedemann Bach (1941). He was married to Marianne Hoppe and Erika Mann. He died on October 7, 1963 in Manila, Philippines. See full bio »


(age 63) in Manila, Philippines

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Known For

M Schränker
Faust Mephistopheles / Lustige Person
Friedemann Bach Friedemann Bach


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 1960 Faust
Mephistopheles / Lustige Person
 1960 Das Glas Wasser
Sir Henry St. John
 1941 Friedemann Bach
Friedemann Bach
 1941 Ohm Krüger
 1938 Der Tanz auf dem Vulkan
Komödiant Debureau
 1937 Love in Stunt Flying
Jack Warren
 1936 A Woman of No Importance
Lord George Illingworth
 1935 Pygmalion
Professor Higgins
 1935 Das Mädchen Johanna
King Charles VII
 1935 Hundert Tage
 1934 Inheritance in Pretoria
Eugen Schliebach
 1934 So endete eine Liebe
Count Metternich
 1934 Schwarzer Jäger Johanna
Dr. Frost
 1933 Le tunnel
 1933 Der Tunnel
Mr. Woolf, tunnel syndicate director
 1933 Une histoire d'amour
Baron von Eggersdorf (as Gustave Grundgens)
 1933 Liebelei
Baron v. Eggersdorff
 1932 Teilnehmer antwortet nicht
 1932 Die Gräfin von Monte-Christo
Der 'Baron' Hochstapler
 1931 Yorck
Karl August Fürst von Hardenberg
 1931 Luise, Königin von Preußen
König Friedrich Wilhelm III
 1931 The Theft of the Mona Lisa
 1931 M
 1931 Danton
 1930 Brand in der Oper
Otto van Lingen
 1930 Va Banque
John James Brown - Privatdetektiv
 1930 Hokuspokus
Dr. Wilke
 1930 Never Trust a Woman
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Gustave Grundgens

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Became artistic director of the Prussian State Theatre, 1937-45. Appointed by Goering to the Prussian State Council in 1936. See more »

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