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Lotte Lenya (Karoline Wilhelmine Charlotte Blamauer)

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Vienna-Penzing, Austria-Hungary [now Austria]
Lotte Lenya was a Tony Award-winning and Academy award-nominated actress and singer who is best remembered for her supporting role as Rosa Klebb in the classic Bond film From Russia with Love (1963).

She was born Karoline Wilhelmine Charlotte Blaumauer on October 18, 1898, in Vienna, Austria (at that time Austro-Hungarian Empire), into a working class family. Young Lenya was fond of dancing. In 1914 she moved to Zurich, Switzerland. There she began using her stage name, Lotte Lenya. In Swizerland she studied classical dance, singing and acting and made her stage debut at the Schauspielhaus. Read more...

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Character: Contessa Magda Terribili-Gonzales

The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone 1961

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Character: Rosa Harcourt

CBS Daytime 90 1974

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Character: Clara Pelf

Semi-Tough 1977

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Character: Emma Valadier

The Appointment 1969

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