Jean Hersholt

Jean Hersholt

Jean Hersholt (12 de julio de 1886 – 2 de junio de 1956) fue un actor danés que vivió en los Estados Unidos, donde llegó a ser una estrella del cine y de la radio, y conocido sobre todo por su trabajo a lo largo de 17 años en el programa radiofónico Dr. Christian y por interpretar al abuelo de Heidi (Shirley Temple) en Heidi (1937).

  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1886-07-12
  • Falleció: 1956-06-02
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Copenhagen, Denmark

English

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jean Pierre Hersholt (12 July 1886 – 2 June 1956) was a Danish-born actor who lived in the United States, where he was a leading film and radio talent, best known for his 17 years starring on radio in Dr. Christian and for playing Shirley Temple's grandfather in Heidi. Asked how to pronounce his name, he told The Literary Digest, "In English, her'sholt; in Danish, hairs'hult." Of his total credits, 75 were silent films and 65 were sound films. He appeared in 140 films and directed four. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jean Hersholt, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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