Paul Henreid (November 10, 1908 – March 29, 1992) was an Austrian-British-American actor, director, producer, and writer. He is best remembered for two film roles; Victor Laszlo in Casablanca and Jerry Durrance in Now, Voyager , both released between 1942 and 1943.
Paul Henreid. Actor: Casablanca. Paul Henreid was born Paul Georg Julius Freiherr von Hernreid Ritter von Wasel-Waldingau in Trieste, in the Austro-Hungarian Empire. He was the son of Marie Luise Heilig (Lendecke) and Baron Karl Alphons Hernreid. His father was an aristocratic banker, who was born to a Jewish family whose surname was changed from Hirsch to Hernreid. Paul grew up in Vienna and ...
Casablanca is a 1942 American romantic drama film directed by Michael Curtiz, and starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid.Filmed and set during World War II, it focuses on an American expatriate (Bogart) who must choose between his love for a woman (Bergman) or helping her husband (Henreid), a Czech resistance leader, escape from the Vichy-controlled city of Casablanca to ...
SANTA MONICA, California – Actor Paul Henreid, stoic resistance fighter Victor Laszlo in the film classic "Casablanca," has died he was 84. … Henreid, who created one of cinema's vintage moments when he sentimentally lit two cigarettes and handed one to Bette Davis in "Now, Voyager," died Sunday, a daughter, Monika Henreid, announced Thursday.
Dead Ringer (also known as Who Is Buried in My Grave?) is a 1964 American horror film made by Warner Bros. It was directed by Paul Henreid from a screenplay by Oscar Millard and Albert Beich from the story La Otra by Rian James, previously filmed in a Mexican version starring Dolores del Río.
Now, Voyager is a 1942 American drama film starring Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, and Claude Rains, and directed by Irving Rapper.The screenplay by Casey Robinson is based on the 1941 novel of the same name by Olive Higgins Prouty.
Night Train to Munich: Directed by Carol Reed. With Margaret Lockwood, Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid, Basil Radford. After Germany invades Czechoslovakia, the German and the British intelligence services try to capture Czech scientist Dr. Axel Bomasch (James Harcourt), inventor of a new type of armor-plating.