Date of Birth:
29 July 1876
Maria Ouspenskaya played in 6 movies in the Drama, Romance, Music, Comedy, War, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure genres.
Maria Ouspenskaya got succeed with average imdb rating 7.4.
She died of a stroke 3 days after a lighted cigarette set fire to her bed.
She received two supporting Oscar nominations for the films Dodsworth (1936) and Love Affair (1939). She appeared in the former for only four minutes and in the latter, a total of ten minutes.
Studied opera in both Warsaw and Moscow but switched gears to acting and started off at the Adasheff's School of Drama at the age of 30.
An actor/instructor with Konstantin Stanislavski's Moscow Art Theatre beginning in 1911, she toured throughout Europe during the Communist takeover and appeared in over 100 plays. When the company departed for Moscow after a tour in the United States, she remained behind.
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