Otto Kruger - 1874 - 1975
Otto Kruger - Born 1875 - Died 1974
Originally a stage actor, Otto Kruger's film debut was in 1915 with The Runaway Wife, and during his long career in movies and television he accumulated 122 credits (for example, four different roles on Perry Mason). During his peak activity in Hollywood Kruger was acting in seven or eight roles in a single year, modulating between heroes and villains, plus many character roles, something particularly did as he got older.
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From former screen legends who have faded into obscurity to new revelations about the biggest movie stars, Valderrama unearths the most fascinating little-known tales from the birth of Hollywood through its Golden Age.
Winner of the 2020 Peter C. Rollins Book Award
Longlisted for the 2020 Moving Image Book Award by the Kraszna-Krausz Foundation
Named a 2019 Richard Wall Memorial Award Finalist by the Theatre Library Association