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Richard Boleslawski (1889–1937)


Inventing a stage name "Boleslawski" (later spelled also "Boleslavsky"), young Pole Boleslaw Ryszard Srzednicki left his second home (Odessa, Russian Empire) to study theatre and train as an actor at the world-famous Moscow Art Theatre before and during WW I. He also acted in a few early Russian films. In the chaotic wake of the Russian Revolution... See full bio »

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Known For

(1936)
Metropolitan Director
(1935)
Three Godfathers Director
(1936)
The Painted Veil Director
(1934)

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 1935 Metropolitan
 1934 Operator 13 (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1934 Hollywood Party (uncredited)
 1934 Men in White (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1934 The Mystery of Mr. X (uncredited)
 1934 Fugitive Lovers (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1933 Beauty for Sale (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1933 Storm at Daybreak (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1932 Rasputin and the Empress (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1932 Queen Kelly (uncredited)
 1931 The Gay Diplomat (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1930 The Last of the Lone Wolf (as Richard Boleslavsky)
 1921 Cud nad Wisla (as Ryszard Boleslawski)
 1920 Bohaterstwo polskiego skauta (as Ryszard Boleslawski)
 1918 Bread
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Staged "The Three Musketeers" on Broadway. Musical drama. Music by Rudolf Friml. Lyrics by Clifford Grey and P.G. Wodehouse. Book by / directed by'William Anthony McGuire'. Based on the story by Alexandre Dumas. Musical Director: Gus Salzer. Musical Staging by Albertina Rasch. Lyric Theatre: 13 Mar 1928-15 Dec 1928 (318 ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richard Boleslavsky | Ryszard Boleslawski

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Trivia:

Boleslawski's wife, Norma Drury, provided the piano playing for Ingrid Bergman in Intermezzo (1939). See more »

Nickname:

Boley

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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