BirthdayJune 26, 1904

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Peter Lorre

    Full name: Peter Lorre
    Also known as: Peter Lorre, Lorre, Peter
    Professions: Actor, Soundtrack, Writer
    Occupation: Actor

  2. Peter Lorre Measurements

    Height: 5' 3½" (1.61 m)

  3. Peter Lorre Known for

    Casablanca (1942), M (1931), The Maltese Falcon (1941), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

  4. Peter Lorre Death information

    Died: Monday, 23rd of March, 1964 (Age: 59)

  5. Peter Lorre Biography

    Template:Multiple issuesPeter Lorre (26 June 1904 – 23 March 1964) was an American actor of Austro-Hungarian Jewish descent.Lorre caused an international sensation with his portrayal of a serial killer who preys on little girls in the German film M (1931). In enforced exile in Hollywood, he later became a featured player in many Hollywood crime and mystery films. The Maltese Falcon (1941), his first film with Humphrey Bogart and Sydney Greenstreet, was followed by Casablanca (1942). Lorre and Greenstreet appeared in a further seven films together.Frequently typecast as a sinister foreigner, his later career was erratic. Lorre was the first actor to play a James Bond villain as Le Chiffre in a TV version of Casino Royale (1954). Some of his last roles were in several horror films directed by Roger Corman.

  6. Peter Lorre Family

    Spouse: Anne Marie Brenning
    Childrens: Catharine Lorre

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