Peter Lorre

Peter Lorre
1904 - 1964
Peter Lorre  Hungarian Actor

Peter Lorre dating history


Peter Lorre was previously married to Annemarie Brenning (1953 - 1964), Kaaren Verne (1945 - 1950) and Celia Lovsky (1934 - 1945).

Peter Lorre was in a relationship with Barbara Pepper (1939 - 1940).


Hungarian Actor Peter Lorre was born László Loewenstein on 26th June, 1904 in Rozsahegy, Hungary and passed away on 23rd Mar 1964 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 59. He is most remembered for Mr.Moto, Horror Movies. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Peter Lorre is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American Jews and Jewish actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 12 years, 2 months 10 years, 1 month 6 years
Dating1 1 month, 1 day - -
Total4 12 years, 2 months 7 years, 7 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Peter
Last Name Lorre
Full Name at Birth László Loewenstein
Alternative Name Lazzy, László Löwenstein, Peter Lorre
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
Buried Hollywood Forever Cemetery
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, 1929–1964
Official Websites,
Father Alois Lorre
Mother Elvira Lorre
Family Member Daughter: Catharine Lorre (1953-May 7, 1985)
Friend Humphrey Bogart, Josef Von Stronberg, Vincent Price

Peter Lorre (born László Löwenstein; 26 June 1904 – 23 March 1964) was a Hungarian-American actor. Lorre began his stage career in Vienna before moving to Germany where he worked first on the stage, then in film in Berlin in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Lorre caused an international sensation in the German film M (1931), directed by Fritz Lang, in which he portrayed a serial killer who preys on little girls.

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Peter Lorre59 CancerActor
Annemarie Brenning49 PiscesSpouse
Kaaren Verne49 AriesActress
Barbara Pepper54 GeminiActress
Celia Lovsky82 PiscesActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
CatharineFemale195369 years oldAnnemarie Brenning


Muscle Beach Party1964Mr. StrangdourMovie
The Patsy1964Morgan HeywoodMovie
The Comedy of Terrors1963Felix GillieMovie
The Raven1963Dr. Adolphus BedloMovie
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Frederick BergenTV Show
Tales of Terror1962Montresor (segment "The Black Cat")Movie
Five Weeks in a Balloon1962AhmedMovie
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea1961Comm. Lucius EmeryMovie
The DuPont Show of the Week1961Archie LeffertsTV Show
The Gertrude Berg Show1961Professor KestnerTV Show
Scent of Mystery1960SmileyMovie
Checkmate1960Alonzo Pace GrahamTV Show
Route 661960Peter LorreTV Show
The Best of the Post1960BaronTV Show
The Big Circus1959SkeeterMovie
Rawhide1959Victor LaurierTV Show
Five Fingers1959The ColonelTV Show
77 Sunset Strip1958The GypsyTV Show
Collector's Item1958Mr. Munsey (as Mr. Peter Lorre)TV Movie
Silk Stockings1957BrankovMovie
The Buster Keaton Story1957Kurt BergnerMovie
The Sad Sack1957AbdulMovie
The Story of Mankind1957NeroMovie
Wagon Train1957Alexander PortlassTV Show
Hell Ship Mutiny1957Commissioner LamoretMovie
Around the World in 80 Days1956Japanese Steward - S.S. CarnaticMovie
Meet Me in Las Vegas1956Peter Lorre (uncredited)Movie
Playhouse 901956Café Owner, Dr. Ostrow, TenzingTV Show
Congo Crossing1956Colonel John Miguel Orlando ArragasMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955Carlos, Tomas SalgadoTV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955WillyTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955MoyzischTV Show
The Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater1955Ambrose DodsonTV Show
The Star and the Story1955Inspector Andre MondeauTV Show
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea1954ConseilMovie
Climax!1954Benny Kellerman, Mr. Ho, NormieTV Show
Producers' Showcase1954PoffyTV Show
Studio 571954Heitzer, Mr. GroverTV Show
The Best of Broadway1954Dr. Herman EinsteinTV Show
Beat the Devil1953Julius O'HaraMovie
The United States Steel Hour1953TV Show
Der Verlorene1951Dr. Karl Rothe, alias Dr. Karl NeumeisterMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Boris - Chief Spy, King Zurium, Mad ScientistTV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Richard PrattTV Show
Double Confession1950PaynterMovie
Rope of Sand1949ToadyMovie
Suspense1949TV Show
My Favorite Brunette1947KismetMovie
Black Angel1946MarkoMovie
The Beast with Five Fingers1946Hilary CumminsMovie
The Chase1946GinoMovie
The Verdict1946Victor EmmricMovie
Three Strangers1946Johnny WestMovie
Confidential Agent1945ContrerasMovie
Hotel Berlin1945Johannes KoenigMovie
Arsenic and Old Lace1944Dr. EinsteinMovie
Hollywood Canteen1944Peter LorreMovie
Passage to Marseille1944MariusMovie
The Conspirators1944Jan BernazskyMovie
The Mask of Dimitrios1944Cornelius LeydenMovie
Background to Danger1943Nikolai ZaleshoffMovie
The Constant Nymph1943Fritz BercovyMovie
The Cross of Lorraine1943Sergeant BergerMovie
Invisible Agent1942Baron IkitoMovie
The Boogie Man Will Get You1942Dr. Arthur LorenczMovie
All Through the Night1941PepiMovie
The Face Behind the Mask1941Janos 'Johnny' SzaboMovie
The Maltese Falcon1941Joel CairoMovie
They Met in Bombay1941Captain ChangMovie
Mr. District Attorney1941Paul HydeMovie
Strange Cargo1940M'sieu PigMovie
Stranger on the Third Floor1940The StrangerMovie
You'll Find Out1940Karl FenningerMovie
I Was an Adventuress1940PoloMovie
Island of Doomed Men1940Stephen DanelMovie
Mr. Moto in Danger Island1939Mr. MotoMovie
Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation1939Mr. MotoMovie
Mr. Moto's Last Warning1939Mr. MotoMovie
Mr. Moto Takes a Chance1938Mr. MotoMovie
Mr. Moto's Gamble1938Mr. MotoMovie
Mysterious Mr. Moto1938Mr. MotoMovie
I'll Give a Million1938Louie 'The Dope' MonteauMovie
Thank You, Mr. Moto1937Mr. MotoMovie
Think Fast, Mr. Moto1937Mr. MotoMovie
Lancer Spy1937Maj. Sigfried GruningMovie
Nancy Steele Is Missing!1937Prof. SturmMovie
Secret Agent1936The GeneralMovie
Crack-Up1936Colonel GimpyMovie
Crime and Punishment1935Roderick RaskolnikovMovie
Mad Love1935Doctor GogolMovie
The Man Who Knew Too Much1934AbbottMovie
Du haut en bas1933Le mendiantMovie
Unsichtbare Gegner1933Henry PlessMovie
Was Frauen träumen1933Otto FuessliMovie
Les requins du pétrole1933Henry PlessMovie
F.P.1 Doesn't Answer1932Bildreporter JohnnyMovie
Fünf von der Jazzband1932Car thiefMovie
Schuß im Morgengrauen1932KlotzMovie
Stupéfiants1932Le bossuMovie
Bombs Over Monte Carlo1931PawlitschekMovie
M1931Hans BeckertMovie
A Man's a Man1931Galy Gay - a packerShort Film
Die Koffer des Herrn O.F.1931Redakteur StixMovie
Der weiße Teufel1930Movie
Die verschwundene Frau1929Patient of a Dentist (uncredited)Movie
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cboothe977cboothe977Apr 6, 2021

6619 Hollywood Blvd.

halfgoofyhalfgoofyNov 12, 2018

shared a link:

wjerryzwjerryzMar 13, 2018

Played some strange roles

Violet_ElectricViolet_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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