Peter Lorre

Peter Lorre
1904 - 1964

Peter Lorre  Hungarian Actor


Peter Lorre (26 June 1904 – 23 March 1964) was a Hungarian-American actor. Born László Löwenstein in Austria-Hungary, he began his stage career in Vienna before moving to Germany where he had his breakthrough, first on the stage, then in film in Berl...

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship12 yrs, 2 mths
Average Relationship Length7 yrs
First Name Peter
Last Name Lorre
Full Name at Birth László Loewenstein
Alternative Name Lazzy
Age 59 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th June, 1904
Birthplace Rozsahegy, Hungary
Died 23rd March, 1964
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Stroke
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Weight 160lbs (73 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Protruding eyes, Raspy voice
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality Hungarian
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Mr.Moto, Horror Movies
Year(s) Active 1929–64, 1929–64
Father Alois Lorre
Mother Elvira Lorre
Family Member Daughter: Catharine Lorre (1953-May 7, 1985)
Friend Humphrey Bogart, Josef Von Stronberg, Vincent Price
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Peter Lorre59 CancerActor
Annemarie Brenning49 PiscesRelative
Kaaren Verne49 AriesActress
Barbara Pepper54 GeminiActress
Celia Lovsky82 PiscesActress


Female195363 years old


Muscle Beach Party1964 Mr. Strangdour Movie
The Patsy1964 Morgan Heywood Movie
The Comedy of Terrors1963 Felix Gillie Movie
The Raven1963 Dr. Adolphus Bedlo Movie
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963 Frederick Bergen TV Show
Tales of Terror1962 Montresor (segment "The Black Cat") Movie
Five Weeks in a Balloon1962 Ahmed Movie
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea1961 Comm. Lucius Emery Movie
The DuPont Show of the Week1961 Archie Lefferts TV Show
The Gertrude Berg Show1961 Professor Kestner TV Show
Scent of Mystery1960 Smiley Movie
Checkmate1960 Alonzo Pace Graham TV Show
Route 661960 Peter Lorre TV Show
The Best of the Post1960 Baron TV Show
The Big Circus1959 Skeeter Movie
Rawhide1959 Victor Laurier TV Show
Five Fingers1959 The Colonel TV Show
77 Sunset Strip1958 The Gypsy TV Show
The Milton Berle Show1958 Guest TV Show
Collector's Item1958 Mr. Munsey TV Movie
Silk Stockings1957 Brankov Movie
The Buster Keaton Story1957 Kurt Bergner Movie
The Sad Sack1957 Abdul Movie
The Story of Mankind1957 Nero Movie
Wagon Train1957 Alexander Portlass TV Show
Hell Ship Mutiny1957 Commissioner Lamoret Movie
Around the World in Eighty Days1956 Japanese Steward - S.S. Carnatic Movie
Meet Me in Las Vegas1956 Peter Lorre Movie
Playhouse 901956 Café Owner, Tenzing, Dr. Ostrow TV Show
Congo Crossing1956 Colonel John Miguel Orlando Arragas Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955 Carlos, Tomas Salgado TV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955 Willy TV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955 Moyzisch TV Show
The Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater1955 Ambrose Dodson TV Show
The Star and the Story1955 Inspector Andre Mondeau TV Show
Young Couples Only1955 Mr. Grover TV Show
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea1954 Conseil Movie
Climax!1954 Benny Kellerman, Mr. Ho, Normie TV Show
Producers' Showcase1954 Poffy TV Show
Studio 571954 Heitzer, Mr. Grover TV Show
The Best of Broadway1954 Dr. Herman Einstein TV Show
Beat the Devil1953 Julius O'Hara Movie
The United States Steel Hour1953 TV Show
Der Verlorene1951 Dr. Karl Rothe, alias Dr. Karl Neumeister Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951 King Zurium, Boris - Chief Spy, Mad Scientist TV Show
Quicksand1950 Nick Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Richard Pratt TV Show
Double Confession1950 Paynter Movie
Rope of Sand1949 Toady Movie
Suspense1949 TV Show
Casbah1948 Slimane Movie
My Favorite Brunette1947 Kismet Movie
Black Angel1946 Marko Movie
The Beast with Five Fingers1946 Hilary Cummins Movie
The Chase1946 Gino Movie
The Verdict1946 Victor Emmric Movie
Three Strangers1946 Johnny West Movie
Confidential Agent1945 Contreras Movie
Hotel Berlin1945 Johannes Koenig Movie
Arsenic and Old Lace1944 Dr. Einstein Movie
Hollywood Canteen1944 Peter Lorre Movie
Passage to Marseille1944 Marius Movie
The Conspirators1944 Jan Bernazsky Movie
The Mask of Dimitrios1944 Cornelius Leyden Movie
Background to Danger1943 Nikolai Zaleshoff Movie
The Constant Nymph1943 Fritz Bercovy Movie
The Cross of Lorraine1943 Sergeant Berger Movie
Casablanca1942 Ugarte Movie
In This Our Life1942 Extra at a Roadhouse Table (uncredited) Movie
Invisible Agent1942 Baron Ikito Movie
The Boogie Man Will Get You1942 Dr. Arthur Lorencz Movie
All Through the Night1941 Pepi Movie
The Face Behind the Mask1941 Janos 'Johnny' Szabo Movie
The Maltese Falcon1941 Joel Cairo Movie
They Met in Bombay1941 Captain Chang Movie
Mr. District Attorney1941 Paul Hyde Movie
Strange Cargo1940 M'sieu Pig Movie
Stranger on the Third Floor1940 The Stranger Movie
You'll Find Out1940 Fenninger Movie
I Was an Adventuress1940 Polo Movie
Island of Doomed Men1940 Stephen Danel Movie
Mr. Moto in Danger Island1939 Mr. Moto Movie
Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation1939 Mr. Moto Movie
Mr. Moto's Last Warning1939 Mr. Kentaro Moto Movie
Mr. Moto Takes a Chance1938 Mr. Moto Movie
Mr. Moto's Gamble1938 Mr. Moto Movie
Mysterious Mr. Moto1938 Mr. Moto Movie
I'll Give a Million1938 Louie 'The Dope' Monteau Movie
Thank You, Mr. Moto1937 Mr. Moto Movie
Think Fast, Mr. Moto1937 Kentaro Moto Movie
Lancer Spy1937 Maj. Sigfried Gruning Movie
Nancy Steele Is Missing!1937 Prof. Sturm Movie
Secret Agent1936 The General Movie
Crack-Up1936 Colonel Gimpy Movie
Crime and Punishment1935 Roderick Raskolnikov Movie
Mad Love1935 Doctor Gogol Movie
The Man Who Knew Too Much1934 Abbott Movie
High and Low1933 Le mendiant Movie
Unsichtbare Gegner1933 Henry Pless Movie
Was Frauen träumen1933 Otto Fuessli Movie
Les requins du pétrole1933 Henry Pless Movie
F.P.1 Doesn't Answer1932 Bildreporter Johnny Movie
Fünf von der Jazzband1932 Car thief Movie
Schuß im Morgengrauen1932 Klotz Movie
Dope1932 Hunchback Movie
Stupéfiants1932 Le bossu Movie
Bombs Over Monte Carlo1931 Pawlitschek Movie
M1931 Hans Beckert Movie
A Man's a Man1931 Galy Gay - a packer Short Film
Die Koffer des Herrn O.F.1931 Redakteur Stix Movie
Der weiße Teufel1930 Movie
Die verschwundene Frau1929 Patient of a Dentist (uncredited) Movie
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Violet_ElectricMay 29, 2011

Again I'm agreeing with Teach- Arsenic and Old Lace is one of his best! I don't know what to say, except Peter! And he had such beautiful women!! I think he was pretty cute too ;)

TeachJan 13, 2011

Loved him in Arsenic and Old Lace, a straight actor doing comedy is real talent! Teach

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