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Michael Visaroff (1889–1951)

A graduate of the Principal Dramatic School in Russia, Visaroff began his career on the stage and made the transition to movies in 1925. He played a number of 'noble' people in films - counts, etc. At the time of his death from pneumonia, he was in the midst of rehearsals for a play. See full bio »

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Known For

Don Ricardo Returns Captain Martinez
Flight to Nowhere Joseph Herman Ruehl
Two Arabian Knights The Skipper


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 1952 Macao
Russian Doorman (uncredited)
 1947 Intrigue
Ship's Captain (uncredited)
 1947 Northwest Outpost
Capt. Tikhonoff (uncredited)
 1947 Desperate
Villager (uncredited)
 1946 Don Ricardo Returns
Captain Martinez (as Michal Vizaroff)
 1946 Flight to Nowhere
Joseph Herman Ruehl
 1946 Two Sisters from Boston
Russian Opera Team Member (uncredited)
 1945 Yolanda and the Thief
Major Domo
 1945 Dakota
Russian (uncredited)
 1945 Her Highness and the Bellboy
Diplomat (uncredited)
 1945 Out of This World
Russian Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1945 A Royal Scandal
Russian General (uncredited)
 1945 A Song to Remember
Russian Governor (uncredited)
 1944 Experiment Perilous
Ballet Master (uncredited)
 1944 An American Romance
Yasha (uncredited)
 1944 The Mask of Dimitrios
Bulgarian Policeman (uncredited)
 1944 In Our Time
Dr. Kowalik (uncredited)
 1944 Song of Russia
Josef Stalin (uncredited)
 1943 Madame Curie
Proud Papa (uncredited)
 1943 Paris After Dark
Paul (uncredited)
 1943 Hostages
Solvik (uncredited)
 1943 For Whom the Bell Tolls
Staff Officer
 1943 Du Barry Was a Lady
Flunky (uncredited)
 1943 Mission to Moscow
Barkov (uncredited)
 1942 Reunion in France
Vigouroux (uncredited)
 1942 Invisible Agent
Verichen (uncredited)
 1942 Pacific Rendezvous
Col. Petroff (uncredited)
 1942 Woman of the Year
Russian Guest (uncredited)
 1941 Never Give a Sucker an Even Break
Village Coachman (uncredited)
 1941 Blood and Sand
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1940 The Son of Monte Cristo
Prince Paul Pavlov
 1940 Second Chorus
Sergei (uncredited)
 1940 Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum
Dr. Otto Von Brom
 1940 Four Sons
 1939 The Mad Empress
Dr. Samuel Basch
 1939 Everything Happens at Night
 1939 The Flying Deuces
Innkeeper (uncredited)
 1939 The Monroe Doctrine (Short)
Russian Envoy
 1939 Chasing Danger
Russian (uncredited)
 1939 Juarez (uncredited)
 1939 Sergeant Madden
Vidal (uncredited)
 1939 Midnight
Footman (uncredited)
 1939 Paris Honeymoon
 1938 Sharpshooters
Otto (uncredited)
 1938 Suez
Jewel Merchant (uncredited)
 1938 I'll Give a Million
 1938 The Young in Heart
Engineer (uncredited)
 1938 Tropic Holiday
 1938 Air Devils
The President
 1938 Bluebeard's Eighth Wife
Store Vice-President (uncredited)
 1937 Angel
Gregori, the Grand Duchess' Butler (uncredited)
 1937 Lancer Spy
Referee (uncredited)
 1937 Café Metropole
First Cashier (uncredited)
 1937 The Soldier and the Lady
 1937 Espionage
Foreign Spy (uncredited)
 1937 Champagne Waltz
Ivanovitch (uncredited)
 1936 Ellis Island
Polacek (uncredited)
 1936 The Charge of the Light Brigade
Russian General (uncredited)
 1936 The Magnificent Brute
Pussick (uncredited)
 1936 The Gay Desperado
Theatre Manager
 1936 Paddy O'Day
Popushka Petrovitch
 1935 Spring Night (Short)
The Chef
 1935 Sylvia Scarlett
Purser (uncredited)
 1935 Man on the Flying Trapeze
Homicidal Maniac in Cell (uncredited)
 1935 Escapade
Doorman (uncredited)
 1935 Break of Hearts
Bassoonist (uncredited)
 1935 Mark of the Vampire
 1935 Roberta
Waiter (uncredited)
 1935 One More Spring
Russian (uncredited)
 1934 The Marines Are Coming
Estaban Laredo (uncredited)
 1934 We Live Again
Judge (uncredited)
 1934 Wagon Wheels
 1934 The Cat's-Paw
Gangster (uncredited)
 1934 Fugitive Road
Police Captain
 1934 The Merry Frinks
Katzelmalov, the Second Russian
 1934 Picture Brides
 1934 Viva Villa!
Russian Reporter (scenes deleted)
 1933 Let's Fall in Love
Trent (uncredited)
 1933 Strange People
Edwards - the Caretaker (as Michael S. Visaroff)
 1933 King of the Arena
Baron Petroff (as Michael Visoroff)
 1933 The Barbarian
Egyptian Colonel (uncredited)
 1933 Diplomaniacs
Delegate to Peace Conference (uncredited)
 1932 Secrets of the French Police
Pickpocket's victim (uncredited)
 1932 6 Hours to Live
Monsieur Thereux (uncredited)
 1932 Downstairs
Servant (uncredited)
 1932 Devil's Lottery
Casino Manager (uncredited)
 1932 Murders in the Rue Morgue
Mirakle's Sideshow Barker (uncredited)
 1932 The Man Who Played God
Russian Officer (uncredited)
 1932 Freaks
Jean (uncredited)
 1931 Mata Hari
Jacques (uncredited)
 1931 Chinatown After Dark
Mr. Varonoff
 1931 Arizona Terror
Emilio Vasquez
 1931 Sweepstakes
Russian Cook (uncredited)
 1931 Night Class (Short)
 1931 Dracula
Innkeeper (uncredited)
 1930 Morocco
Colonel Alexandre Barratière (uncredited)
 1930 Du Barry, Woman of Passion
Bit Role (voice, uncredited)
 1930 Hungarian Rhapsody (Short)
Gypsy King (uncredited)
 1929 Disraeli
Count Borsinov (as Michael Visocoff S.T.)
 1929 Woman Trap
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1929 Illusion
 1929 The Exalted Flapper
Old Fritz
 1929 House of Horror
 1929 Marquis Preferred
 1928 4 Devils
Circus Director
 1928 Plastered in Paris
French General
 1928 The Night Bird
 1928 The Adventurer
 1928 Tempest
The Guard
 1928 Ramona
Juan Canito
 1928 We Americans
Mr. Albertini
 1928 A Girl in Every Port
Maria Buenjolla's Lover
 1928 The Last Command
Serge (the valet)
 1927 Two Arabian Knights
The Skipper (as M. Visaroff)
 1927 Mockery
Cossack Whipping Sergei (uncredited)
 1927 The Sunset Derby
 1926/I Camille
Camille's Father
 1926 Valencia
Cafe Owner
 1926 The Nickel-Hopper (Short)
Paddy's Father
 1926 Paris
 1925 Lullaby (Short)
 1925 The Swan
Father Hyacinth
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Alternate Names:

Michael Visocoff S.T. | M. Visaroff | Michael S. Visaroff | S.T. Michael Visocoff | Michael Visoroff | Michal Vizaroff


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