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Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich

German and American actress and singer
Marlene Dietrich’s worldly, half-spoken vocal style made her a the ultimate femme fatale vocalist for nearly half a century.
BornDecember 27, 1901
HometownBerlin, Germany
Net worth$20 million
Height5'5" (1.64m)
SpouseRudolf Sieber
PartnerErich Maria Remarque, Jean Gabin, John Wayne, Mercedes de Acosta, John Kennedy, Yul Brynner, Wilhelm Michel
ChildrenMaria Riva
ParentsWilhelmina Elisabeth Joséphine Felsing, Louis Erich Otto Dietrich
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Black Fox
The Black Fox
1h 29min
1962
Kismet
Kismet
1h 40min
1944
Der blaue Engel
Der blaue Engel
1h 44min
1930
Judgment at Nuremberg
Judgment at Nuremberg
3h 6min
1961
Witness for the Prosecution
Witness for the Prosecution
1h 54min
1957
The Monte Carlo Story
The Monte Carlo Story
1h 39min
1957
Rancho Notorious
Rancho Notorious
1h 29min
1952
No Highway in the Sky
No Highway in the Sky
1h 38min
1951
Stage Fright
Stage Fright
1h 50min
1950
A Foreign Affair
A Foreign Affair
1h 56min
1948
Golden Earrings
Golden Earrings
1h 35min
1947
Martin Roumagnac
Martin Roumagnac
1h 56min
1948
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
1h 30min
1942
The Spoilers
The Spoilers
1h 27min
1942
The Lady Is Willing
The Lady Is Willing
1h 32min
1942
Manpower
Manpower
1h 45min
1941
The Flame of New Orleans
The Flame of New Orleans
1h 19min
1941
Seven Sinners
Seven Sinners
1h 27min
1940
Destry Rides Again
Destry Rides Again
1h 34min
1939
Angel
Angel
1h 38min
1937
Knight Without Armour
Knight Without Armour
1h 47min
1937
The Garden of Allah
The Garden of Allah
1h 20min
1936
Desire
Desire
1h 29min
1936
The Devil Is a Woman
The Devil Is a Woman
1h 25min
1935
The Scarlet Empress
The Scarlet Empress
1h 44min
1934
Song of Songs
Song of Songs
1h 30min
1933
Blonde Venus
Blonde Venus
1h 34min
1932
Shanghai Express
Shanghai Express
1h 20min
1932

Albums

Marlene Dietrich in London
Marlene Dietrich in London
1964
Legends Collection
Legends Collection
2001
Falling In Love Again [Prism Leisure]
Falling In Love Again [Prism Leisure]
2000
Falling in Love Again [Digimode]
Falling in Love Again [Digimode]
1996
Cosmopolitan Marlene Dietrich
Cosmopolitan Marlene Dietrich
1993
I Couldn't Be So Annoyed
I Couldn't Be So Annoyed
1992
Marlene Dietrich [ASV/Living Era]
Marlene Dietrich [ASV/Living Era]
1985
Neue Marlene
Neue Marlene
1964
Lili Marlene
Lili Marlene
1959
Live from Café De Paris - June 21, 1954
Live from Café De Paris - June 21, 1954
1954
Dietrich in Rio
Dietrich in Rio
1953
Electrola…Das ist Musik! Marlene Dietrich
Electrola…Das ist Musik! Marlene Dietrich
2023
Marlene Dietrich Collection 1930-1962
Marlene Dietrich Collection 1930-1962
2018
Marlene Dietrich
Marlene Dietrich
2017
Ultimate Collection
Ultimate Collection
2015
Boys in the Back Room
Boys in the Back Room
2012
Classic Original Recordings Presents: The Ultimate Collection
Classic Original Recordings Presents: The Ultimate Collection
2012
Lili Marlene [Cleopatra]
Lili Marlene [Cleopatra]
2012
Marlene Dietrich: The Legend, Vol. 1
Marlene Dietrich: The Legend, Vol. 1
2011
Exquisite Marlene Dietrich: Early Live Recordings
Exquisite Marlene Dietrich: Early Live Recordings
2011
Marlene Dietrich: The Legend, Vol. 2
Marlene Dietrich: The Legend, Vol. 2
2011
If You Feel Like Singing
If You Feel Like Singing
2011

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1958Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaWitness for the Prosecution (1957 film)Nominated
1932Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaMorocco (film)Nominated