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Magda Sonja

Picture Magda Sonja
Foto: D'Ora Kallmus (1881-1963)
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1886 - 1974

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The actress Magda Sonja made her film debut already in 1917 with the productions "Der Brief einer Toten" (17) and "Das schwindende Herz" (17), it followed "Das andere Ich" (18) and "Um ein Weib" (18).
She experienced the height of her career in the 20's and was able to impersonate some impressive leading roles.

To her well-known movies of the early 20's belong "Die Venus" (22), "Die Geburt des Antichrist" (22), "Drakula halala" (23) and "Ssanin" (24).
With the leading roles in the movies "Mata Hari , die rote Tänzerin" (27) and "Maria Stuart" (27) she achieved the height of her fame.

With the rise of the sound film her career dropped off. 
To her last movies belong "Hotelgeheimnisse" (28), "Sensationsprozess" (28), "Ihr Junge" (31) and "La symphonie des brigands" (36).

Magda Sonja was married with the director Friedrich Feher.
 

Other movies with Magda Sonja: 
Don Juans letztes Abenteuer (18) Das Nachtlager von Mischli-Mischloch (18) Licht und Finsternis (18) Die arge Nonne (19) Ihre beste Rolle (19) Die Spinne und ihre Opfer (19) Opfer des Fluchs (20) Königin Draga (20) Die Memoiren eines Mönchs (22) Die Courtisane von Venedig/Das nackte Weib (24) Maria, die Geschichte eines Herzens (26) Das graue Haus (26) Die Studentengräfin (27) Die Geliebte des Gouverneurs (27) Verbotene Liebe (27) Die Geliebte auf dem Königsthron/Draga Maschin (27) That Murder in Berlin (29) Kdyz struny lkaji (30) Gehetzte Menschen (32)


 
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