(1921-23) Stage: Was a mime at the Stegreiftheater in Vienna, Austria.
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Mr. Peter Lorre
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
[on his first meeting with Alfred Hitchcock
] I had heard that he loved to tell stories and so I watched him like a hawk, and when I was of the opinion he had just told the punchline of a story, I broke out in such laughter that I almost fell off my chair.
During the House Un-American Activities Committee's investigation of Communist infiltration of Hollywood during the 1940s and 1950s, Lorre was interviewed by investigators and asked to name anyone suspicious he had met since coming to the United States. He responded by giving them a list of everyone he knew.
Distinctive breathy voice
Europe's One Man Chamber of Horrors