Date of Birth:
23 July 1884
Emil Jannings played in 3 movies in the Fantasy, Horror, Drama, Music genres.
Emil Jannings got succeed with average imdb rating 7.7.
His real name was Theodor Friedrich Emil Janenz, and in the early 1900s, he was already working in the theater under 'Max Reinhardt' (qv)'s company. Important movies where he defined himself as a convincing actor were _Madame DuBarry (1919)_ (qv) and _Quo Vadis? (1925)_ (qv), followed by _Der letzte Mann (1924)_ (qv)(aka The Last Laugh) in 1924 and _Variet? (1925)_ (qv) (aka Variety) in 1925. In 1928, he became the first male leading actor to receive the academy award for _The Last Command (1928... Read more