Luther Adler

Place of birth:
New York City - New York - USA:
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He was an American actor best known for his work in theatre, but who also worked in film and television. He also directed plays on Broadway. Adler was born Lutha Adler on May 4, 1903 in New York City. He was one of six children born to Russian Jewish actors Sara and Jacob P. Adler. His father was considered to be one of the founders of the Yiddish theater in America. His siblings also worked in theatre; his sister Stella Adler achieved fame as an actress and drama teacher. His brother Jay also achieved some fame as an actor. Adler's father gave him his first acting job in the Yiddish play, Schmendrick, at the Thalia Theater in Manhattan in 1908; Adler was he 5 years old. His first Broadway plays were The Hand of the Potter in 1921; Humoresque in 1923; Monkey Talks in 1925; Money Business and We Americans in 1926; John in 1927; Red Rust (or Rust) and Street Scene in 1929


Absence of Malice (1981)
as Santos Malderone
Voyage of the Damned (1976)
as Professor Weiler
Mean Johnny Barrows (1976)
as Don Racconi
Murph the Surf (1975)
as Max 'The Eye'
The Man in the Glass Booth (1975)
as Presiding Judge
Crazy Joe (1974)
as Falco
The Brotherhood (1968)
as Dominick Bertolo
Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)
as Jacob Zion
The Three Sisters (1966)
as Chebutykin
The Last Angry Man (1959)
as Max Vogel
The Rank and File (1959)
as Irving Werner
Hot Blood (1956)
as Marco Torino
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955)
as Delphin Delmas
Crashout (1955)
as Pete Mendoza
The Miami Story (1954)
as Tony Brill
The Tall Texan (1953)
as Joshua Tinnen
Hoodlum Empire (1952)
as Nicholas 'Nick' Mancani
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel (1951)
as Adolf Hitler
The Magic Face (1951)
as Rudi Janus / Janus the Great / Adolf Hitler
M (1951)
as Dan Langley
South Sea Sinner (1950)
as Cognac
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye (1950)
as Keith 'Cherokee' Mandon
D.O.A. (1950)
as Majak
Under My Skin (1950)
as Louis Bork
House of Strangers (1949)
as Joe Monetti
Wake of the Red Witch (1948)
as Mayrant Ruysdaal Sidneye
The Loves of Carmen (1948)
as Dancaire
Saigon (1948)
as Lt. Keon
Cornered (1945)
as Marcel Jarnac
Lancer Spy (1937)
as Schratt © 2020

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