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Name  Lucie Hoflich
Children  Ursula Hoflich Mayer
Role  Actor
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Died  October 9, 1956, Berlin, Germany
Spouse  Georg Anton Mayer (m. 1910–1917), Emil Jannings
Parents  Georg Hoflich, Dora von Holwede
Movies  Tartuffe, Ohm Kruger, The Burning Secret, 1914, Sky Without Stars
Similar People  Emil Jannings, Hans Steinhoff, Gussy Holl, Carl Mayer, Hanna Ralph

Lucie Hoflich was a German actress, teacher and head of the Staatliche Schauspielschule in Berlin. She was born Helene Lucie von Holwede on 20 February 1883 in Hannover and died on 9 October 1956 in Berlin. In 1937 she was named the Staats-Schauspielerin and in 1953 she was awarded the Bundesverdienstkreuz.


Stage appearances

Lucie debuted at the age of 16 at the Bromberg City Theater and in 1901 moved to the Intime Theater von Nurnberg, and then to the Raimund-Theater in Vienna. In 1903 Max Reinhardt recruited her to the Deutsches Theater in Berlin where she performed until 1932.

Examples of her appearances were as Katchen in Heinrich von Kleist's Das Kathchen von Heilbronn in 1905 and as Viola in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night in 1907. While still active on stage she appeared in her first film, the Gensdarm Mobius in 1913.

Selected filmography

Among the films she acted in were Maria Magdalene in 1929, Die Strase in 1923, Tartuff in 1925, the 1936 Raub der Sabinerinnen, the Nazi Propaganda Film Ohm Kruger in 1941, with her last being the 1956 Anastasia, die letzte Zarentochter.

  • Catherine the Great (1920)
  • The Rats (1921)
  • A Glass of Water (1923)
  • The Lost Shoe (1923)
  • Nora (1923)
  • The Secret Agent (1924)
  • A Waltz Dream (1925)
  • The House of Lies (1926)
  • 1914 (1931)
  • The White Demon (1932)
  • The Golden Anchor (1932)
  • The Burning Secret (1933)
  • Peer Gynt (1934)
  • Robert Koch (1939)
  • We Danced Around the World (1939)
  • The Fox of Glenarvon (1940)
  • Das Grosse Spiel (1942)
  • References

    Lucie Hoflich Wikipedia

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