Werner Pledath

Werner Pledath (26 April 1898 – 6 December 1965) was a German actor who appeared in many films during a lengthy career. He generally played supporting roles such as in Five from the Jazz Band (1932).[1] Pledath specialized in playing powerful, authority figures. Following the Second World War he appeared in several films made in East Germany.

Werner Pledath
Born26 April 1898
Died6 December 1965 (1965-12-07) (aged 67)
Years active1923 - 1965 (film)

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  1. ^ Youngkin p.465


  • Youngkin, Stephen. The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre. University Press of Kentucky, 2005.

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