Nicolas Koline

Nicolas Koline (1878–1973[1]) was a Russian stage and film actor. He established himself in Russia as a stage performer with the Moscow Art Theatre. He emigrated from Russia after the October Revolution of 1917 and came to France with La Chauve-Souris cabaret run by Nikita Balieff. In Paris he then joined Joseph Ermolieff's film company at Montreuil. He appeared in numerous French and German films during his career, initially often as a leading player during the silent era and later in supporting roles.[2][3]

Nicolas Koline
Nikolai Fyodorovich Kolin.jpg
Born7 May 1878
Died3 June 1973
Nyack, New York, United States
Other namesNikolai Fjodorowitsch Kolin
Years active1920-1955 (film)

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  2. ^ Lenny Borger, Programme notes for La Maison du mystère, in Le Giornate del Cinema Muto 2003. Retrieved 7 August 2020.
  3. ^ Michelangelo Capua. Anatole Litvak: The Life and Films. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2015. p. 6.

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