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Lucien Prival (1901–1994)

Lucien Prival was born on July 14, 1901 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Bride of Frankenstein (1935), Mr. Wong, Detective (1938) and The American Beauty (1927). He died on June 3, 1994 in Daly City, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Secret Code U-499 Commander [Chs.4,15]


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 1955 I Spy (TV Series)
- The File Clerk (1955) ... Brauner
 1953 Ramar of the Jungle (TV Series)
Nelson Vail
- White Savages (1953) ... Nelson Vail
 1953 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- The Gambler (1953)
 1953 Biff Baker, U.S.A. (TV Series)
- Paris Perfume (1953)
 1952 China Smith (TV Series)
- Straight Settlement ... Krantz
 1952 High Noon
Joe - Ramirez Saloon Bartender (uncredited)
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
- Mardi Gras (1952) ... Bobo
 1951 Front Page Detective (TV Series)
- The Deadly Curio (1951) ... Saxon
 1951 Mark Saber (TV Series)
- The Case of the Invisible Death (1951) ... Maloteck
 1948 Bodyguard
Peter (uncredited)
 1948 So This Is New York
Waiter (uncredited)
 1948 On Our Merry Way
Jackson (uncredited)
 1946 The Falcon's Alibi
 1944 Storm Over Lisbon
Man in Tails (uncredited)
 1943 Hostages
German Officer in Officers' Club (uncredited)
 1943 Submarine Base
Capt. Mueller - German Submarine
 1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Policeman (uncredited)
 1943 Assignment in Brittany
Maj. von Pless
 1942 Panama Hattie
Hans (uncredited)
 1942 The Secret Code
U-499 Commander [Chs.4,15]
 1941 King of the Texas Rangers
Zeppelin Captain [Chs. 1,3,6,10,11,12]
 1941 Man Hunt
Umbrella Henchman (uncredited)
 1941 South of Panama
 1940 The Great Dictator
Storm Trooper Officer (uncredited)
 1940 Sky Murder
 1940 King of the Royal Mounted
Admiral [Ch. 1]
 1940 The Mortal Storm
Passport Official on Train (uncredited)
 1939 Espionage Agent
 1939 Nurse Edith Cavell
Lt. Schmidt
 1939 Confessions of a Nazi Spy
Kranz (uncredited)
 1939 Paris Honeymoon
Mug (uncredited)
 1938 Mr. Wong, Detective
 1937 Every Day's a Holiday
Danny the Dip
 1937 High Flyers
Mr. Panzer
 1937 Trapped by G-Men
 1937 History Is Made at Night
Private Detective
 1936 Sky Parade
Secretary (uncredited)
 1936 Darkest Africa
 1935 Born to Gamble
Al Schultz
 1935 Sweepstake Annie
Temperamental Director (uncredited)
 1934 Henry's Social Splash (Short)
The Jewel Thief
 1934 The Merry Widow
Adamovitch (uncredited)
 1934 The Return of Chandu
Vindhyan - High Priest
 1934 All Men Are Enemies
Chief (uncredited)
 1933 After Tonight
Lt. Erlich
 1933 Storm at Daybreak
Hungarian Soldier (uncredited)
 1933 The Sphinx
Jenks, the Butler
 1933 One Track Minds (Short)
Von Sternheim
 1933 Reunion in Vienna
Colline - Waiter (uncredited)
 1933 Grand Slam
Gregory (uncredited)
 1932 Sherlock Holmes
Hans Dreiaugen (uncredited)
 1932 The Western Limited
 1932 Hollywood Speaks
Frederick Landau
 1932 The World and the Flesh
Cossack (uncredited)
 1931 The Pajama Party (Short)
The Baron (uncredited)
 1931 Hinter Schloss und Riegel (Short)
 1931 Spuk um Mitternacht (Short)
Chief Detective (uncredited)
 1931 Young Sinners
Baron von Konitz
 1930 High C's (Short)
German Officer
 1930 The Princess and the Plumber
Baron von Kemper
 1930 Lotus Lady
 1930 Hell's Angels
Baron Von Kranz
 1930 In the Next Room
French Exporter
 1930 Party Girl
Paul Newcast
 1929 The Peacock Fan
Dr. Change Dorfman
 1928/I Adoration
 1928 The Racket
 1927 The American Beauty
 1927 The Patent Leather Kid
The German Officer
 1927 High Hat
Undetermined Role
 1926 A Man of Quality
Spanish Joe
 1926 The Great Deception
Von Markow
 1926 Puppets
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American character actor of French ancestry, on stage in Germany from the age of 14. In Hollywood from the late 20s, often as Germanic villains.

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