Paul Henreid

  • Birth Name: Paul George Julius von Hernreid
  • Birth Place: Trieste, Austria-Hungary
  • Died: March 29, 1992
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Producer
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  • Was the son of a baron.
  • Worked as a designer and translator at a publishing company while studying acting at night.
  • Was discovered by Max Reinhardt's managing director during an acting-school performance.
  • Had strong anti-Nazi sentiments, but portrayed a Nazi officer in Mad Men of Europe (1939) and a Gestapo agent in Night Train (1940).
  • Became an American citizen in the 1940s.
  • Was blacklisted in the 1950s, so he transitioned from acting to directing.
  • Penned Ladies' Man: An Autobiography in 1984.
  • Has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  • Died one week before the 50th-anniversary rerelease of Casablanca (1942), the film in which he portrayed resistance leader Victor Laszlo.


  • Baron Carl Alphonsbanker von Hernreid — Father
  • Elizabeth "Lisl" Gluck — Wife
  • Mimi Duncan — Daughter
  • Monika Henreid — Daughter
  • Maria-Luise von Hernreid — Mother

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