Lugosi


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 (lo͞o-gō′sē, lə-), Bela Originally Béla Blaskó. 1882-1956.
Hungarian-born American actor known for portraying the lead role in the film Dracula (1931) and for his roles in other horror films.
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Noun1.Lugosi - United States film actor (born in Hungary) noted for portraying monsters (1884-1956)
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1888 TE Lawrence - Lawrence of - was born in Tremadoc, Caernarvonshire 1956 Bela Lugosi, the horror actor who became a drug addict later in his life, died.
ACTOR Martin Landau, who won an Oscar for his performance as Bela Lugosi in 1994 movie Ed Wood, has died aged 89.
Arguably Landau's career high point arrived in 1995, when he won the best supporting actor Oscar for his role as Bela Lugosi in Ed Wood , the Burton-directed biopic of the infamous director of Plan 9 From Outer Space and other notorious films.
Lugosi enjoyed roles in several films in Weimar Germany before arriving in the United States as a seaman on a merchant ship.
Actors Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi in a scene from the film, Son of Frankenstein (See Question 3)
AN evening dedicated to horror cinema icon Bela Lugosi comes to the Great Hall of Newcastle's Castle Keep on Saturday February, 13 - a perfect antidote to Valentine's weekend.
Lugosi was Bela Lugosi, Count Dracula, the vampire of vampires.
1956: Bela Lugosi, the horror actor who became |a drug addict later in his life, died.
Bela Lugosi appeared as Dracula in the 1931 movie of the same name and later quipped: "I have never met a vampire personally, but I don't know what might happen tomorrow.
Bela Lugosi " The Hollywood star reckoned he had played Dracula a thousand times on stage after first opening i the original Broadway production in 1927.
Tattoo artists from "Larnaka Ink" won the competition for the standard "Black and Grey design," submitting a tattoo featuring famed actor Bella Lugosi as vampire count Mora in the 1935 horror film "Mark of the Vampire.