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Nils Asther

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Nils Anton Alfhild Asther (17 January 1897 – 19 October 1981) was a Danish-born Swedish actor active in Hollywood from 1926 to the mid 1950s, known for his beautiful face and often called "the male Greta Garbo". Between 1916 and 1963 he appeared in over 70 feature films, whereof 16 done in the silent era. Description above from the Wikipedia article  Nils Anton Alfhild Asther, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 17, 1897 In Hellerup, Denmark
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Wings 1916-09-04
Latest Project:
Movie Gudrun 1963-11-20
Known For
Poster of Lady in White
Poster of Hotelratten
Poster of Die versunkene Flotte
Poster of Norrtullsligan
Movie Gudrun 1963-11-20
Movie Lady in White Simon Ek 1962-07-02
Movie När mörkret faller Tord Ekstedt 1960-12-26
Movie That Man from Tangier Henri 1953-05-08
Movie The Feathered Serpent Prof. Paul Evans 1948-12-19
Movie Love, Honor and Goodbye Tony Linnard 1945-09-15
Movie Jealousy Peter Urban 1945-07-23
Movie The Man in Half Moon Street Dr. Julian Karell 1945-01-19
Movie Son of Lassie Olav 1945-01-01
Movie Alaska Thomas Leroux 1944-11-18
Movie Bluebeard Inspector Lefevre 1944-11-11
Movie The Hour Before the Dawn Kurt van der Breughel 1944-05-10
Movie Mystery Broadcast Ricky Moreno 1943-11-23
Movie Submarine Alert Dr. Arthur Huneker 1943-06-28
Movie The Night Before the Divorce Victor Roselle 1942-03-06
Movie Night Monster Agor Singh 1942-10-20
Movie Sweater Girl Prof. Henri Menard 1942-07-13
Movie The Night of January 16th Bjorn Faulkner 1941-11-28
Movie Flying Blind Eric Karolek 1941-08-29
Movie Dr. Kildare's Wedding Day Constanzo Labardi 1941-08-22
Movie Forced Landing Col. Jan Golas 1941-07-11
Movie The Man Who Lost Himself Peter Ransome 1941-03-21
Movie Make-Up Bux 1937-06-28
Movie Guilty Melody Galloni 1936-07-21
Movie The Marriage of Corbal Varennes 1936-05-28
Movie Abdul the Damned Kadar Pasha, Chief of Police 1935-08-05
Movie Madame Spy Capt. Franck 1934-02-10
Movie Storm at Daybreak Capt. Geza Petery 1933-06-14
Movie The Bitter Tea of General Yen General Yen 1933-01-06
Movie By Candlelight Prince Alfred Von Rommer 1933-12-18
Movie Bombshell Nightclub Patron (uncredited) 1933-10-13
Movie If I Were Free Tono Casanove 1933-12-01
Movie The Right To Romance Dr. Helmuth Heppling 1933-11-17
Movie The Washington Masquerade Henri Brenner 1932-07-09
Movie Letty Lynton Emile Renaul 1932-05-13
Movie But the Flesh is Weak Prince Paul 1932-04-09
Movie The Sea Bat Carl 1930-07-05
Movie The Hollywood Revue of 1929 Himself (scenes deleted) 1929-11-23
Movie The Single Standard Packy Cannon 1929-07-27
Movie Wild Orchids Prince de Gace 1929-02-23
Movie The Cossacks Prince Olenin Stieshneff 1928-06-23
Movie The Blue Danube Erich von Statzen 1928-03-11
Movie Laugh, Clown, Laugh Count Luigi Ravelli 1928-04-14
Movie Our Dancing Daughters Norman 1928-09-01
Movie Loves of an Actress Raoul Duval 1928-08-18
Movie The Cardboard Lover Andre 1928-09-02
Movie Dream of Love Prince Mauritz 1928-12-01
Movie Sorrell and Son Christopher 'Kit' Sorrell 1927-12-02
Movie Hotelratten Fürst Ladrone 1927-04-13
Movie Die versunkene Flotte Torpedooffizier Günther Adenried 1926-12-01
Movie The Golden Butterfly 1926-07-31
Movie Norrtullsligan 1923-12-23
Movie The Gyurkovics Boys Bandi Gyurkovics 1920-12-26
Movie A Trip to Mars Martian citizen 1918-02-22
Movie The Wings Aspiring actor 1916-09-04