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Emil Jannings

Emil Jannings

Emil Jannings was a Swiss-born German/Austrian actor. He was the first Oscar recipient and the only German actor ever honored with the Academy Award for Best Actor, at the 1929 ceremony. Best known for his collaborations with F. W. Murnau and Josef von Sternberg, Jannings later also starred in a number of Nazi propaganda films. ... more on Wikipedia

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