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Fritz Leiber (I) (1882–1949)

Fritz Leiber was born on January 31, 1882 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Fritz Reuter Leiber. He was an actor, known for Monsieur Verdoux (1947), Bagdad (1949) and The Queen of Sheba (1921). He was married to Virginia Bronson. He died on October 14, 1949 in Pacific Palisades, California, USA. See full bio »

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Monsieur Verdoux Father Fareaux
Bagdad Emir
The Queen of Sheba King Solomon
Anthony Adverse Ouvrard


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 1950 Devil's Doorway
Mr. Poole
 1949 Samson and Delilah
Lord Sharif
 1949 Bagdad
 1949 Bride of Vengeance
 1949 Song of India
 1948 Inner Sanctum
Dr. Valonius
 1948 Another Part of the Forest
Colonel Isham
 1948 To the Ends of the Earth
Binda Sha
 1948 Adventures of Casanova
 1947 High Conquest
 1947 The Web
Leopold Kroner
 1947 Dangerous Venture
Xeoli - Grandfatheer
 1947 Bells of San Angelo
 1947 Monsieur Verdoux
Father Fareaux
 1946 Humoresque
 1946 Strange Journey
Prof. Jenner
 1946 Angel on My Shoulder
Chemist Who Poisoned Wife (uncredited)
 1946 A Scandal in Paris
 1945 Scarlet Street
Evangelist (uncredited)
 1945 The Spanish Main
 1945 This Love of Ours
Dr. Bailey
 1945 Son of Lassie
Village Padre (uncredited)
 1945 The Cisco Kid Returns
The Padre
 1944 Youth Runs Wild
Judge (uncredited)
 1944 Cry of the Werewolf
Dr. Charles Morris
 1944 Cobra Woman
Venreau (uncredited)
 1944 Strange Confession
 1943 The Desert Song
Ben Sidi (uncredited)
 1943 Phantom of the Opera
Franz Liszt
 1943 Salute to the Marines
Mr. Agno (uncredited)
 1943 First Comes Courage
Dr. Aanrud
 1942 Crossroads
Foreign Minister Deval (uncredited)
 1941 Aloma of the South Seas
High Priest
 1940 Lady with Red Hair
Mr. Foster
 1940 The Sea Hawk
 1940 All This, and Heaven Too
Abbe Gallard
 1939 The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Old Nobleman
 1939 Pack Up Your Troubles
Pierre Ferrand
 1939 Nurse Edith Cavell
Attorney for Defense
 1939 They Made Her a Spy
Dr. Krull
 1938 Gateway
Dr. Weilander
 1938 Flight Into Nowhere
 1938 The Jury's Secret
John Morrow
 1937 The Great Garrick
 1937 The Prince and the Pauper
Father Andrew
 1937 Under Southern Stars (Short)
Stonewall Jackson
 1937 Champagne Waltz
Franz Strauss
 1936 Anthony Adverse
 1936 Sins of Man
Father Prior
 1936 Down to the Sea
Gregory Pappas
 1936 Hearts in Bondage
Capt. John Ericsson
 1936 Under Two Flags
French Governor
 1936 The Story of Louis Pasteur
Dr. Charbonnet
 1935 A Tale of Two Cities
 1921 The Queen of Sheba
King Solomon
 1920 The Song of the Soul
Jerry Wendover
 1920 If I Were King
Louis XI
 1917 Cleopatra
 1917 The Primitive Call
Brain Elkhorn
 1916/II Romeo and Juliet
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A producer of the Chicago Civic Shakespeare Society in 1930. See more »

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In one of his first films, he played Mercutio in a silent version of Romeo and Juliet (1916). See more »

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