Zita Johann (1904–1993)


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Zita Johann was born on July 14, 1904 in Temesvar, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for The Mummy (1932), The Sin of Nora Moran (1933) and Tiger Shark (1932). She was married to Bernard Edward Shedd (Schetnitz), John McCormick and John Houseman. She died on September 20, 1993 in Nyack, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Mummy Helen Grosvenor
(1932)
(1933)
Tiger Shark Quita Silva
(1932)
Grand Canary Suzan Tranter
(1934)

Filmography

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 1986 Raiders of the Living Dead
Librarian
 1934 Grand Canary
Suzan Tranter
 1933 The Sin of Nora Moran
Nora Moran
 1933 The Man Who Dared
Teena Pavelic
 1933 Luxury Liner
Miss Morgan
 1932 The Mummy
Helen Grosvenor
 1932 Tiger Shark
Quita Silva
 1931 The Struggle
Florrie Wilson
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 1993 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Self
- D.W. Griffith: Father of Film (1993) ... Self
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 2007-2013 Cinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series documentary)
Helen Grosvenor
- The Mummy (1932) (2013) ... Helen Grosvenor
- The Mummy (2007) ... Helen Grosvenor
 2009 Bones (TV Series)
Helen Grosvenor
- A Night at the Bones Museum (2009) ... Helen Grosvenor (uncredited)
 1999 Mummy Dearest: A Horror Tradition Unearthed (Video documentary short)
Helen Grosvenor
 1998 Universal Horror (TV Movie documentary)
 1982 Coming Soon (Video documentary)
edited from 'The Mummy' (uncredited)
 1940 The Mummy's Hand
Princess Ananka (uncredited)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Troyka. Drama. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)

Spouse:

Bernard Edward Shedd (Schetnitz)  (divorced) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

[on Boris Karloff] He had the saddest eyes I'd ever seen. Whatever his pain was, it was very deep and very real.

Trivia:

Acted on Broadway from 1924-1942. Appeared in 12 major productions. See more »

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Cancer

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