Hermann Blaß

Hermann Blaß (transliterated as Hermann Blass; 1888–1941) was an Austrian film actor and singer.[1] The Jewish Blaß was forced to leave Germany following the rise of the Nazi Party to power in 1933. He then left Austria following its annexation by Germany in 1938 and went to the United States where he died in 1941.

Hermann Blaß
Born29 March 1888
Died18 September 1941
New York City, United States
Other namesHermann Blass
Years active1923–1940 (film)

Selected filmography


  1. Eisner p.351


  • Eisner, Lotte H. The Haunted Screen: Expressionism in the German Cinema and the Influence of Max Reinhardt. University of California Press, 1969.

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