Lilli Palmer

Actor, Writer
Poised, sophisticated leading lady who arrived in Paris from her native Germany in 1932 and eventually landed in England, where she made her screen debut in 1935. Palmer touched down in Hollywood in 1945 with her first ... Read more »
Born: 05/24/1914 in Germany

Filmography

Actor (32)

The Other Side of the Wind 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Montparnasse 19 1993 (Movie)

Beatrice (Actor)

The Holcroft Covenant 1985 (Movie)

Althene Holcroft (Actor)

The Boys From Brazil 1978 (Movie)

Esther Lieberman (Actor)

The Zoo Gang 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

Lotte in Weimar 1974 (Movie)

Lotte (Actor)

Murders in the Rue Morgue 1971 (Movie)

Madeleine's Mother (Actor)

Hard Contract 1969 (Movie)

Adrianne (Actor)

Sebastian 1968 (Movie)

Elsa Shahn (Actor)

Oedipus the King 1967 (Movie)

Jocasta (Actor)

Jack of Diamonds 1966 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

Operation Crossbow 1965 (Movie)

Frieda (Actor)

The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders 1965 (Movie)

Dutchy (Actor)

Adorable Julia 1964 (Movie)

Julia Lambert (Actor)

Miracle of the White Stallions 1963 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Counterfeit Traitor 1962 (Movie)

Marianne Mollendorf (Actor)

The Pleasure of His Company 1961 (Movie)

Katharine Dougherty (Actor)

But Not For Me 1958 (Movie)

Kathryn Ward (Actor)

Maedchen in Uniform 1956 (Movie)

Fraeulein Elisabeth von Bernburg (Actor)

Philco Television Playhouse 1948 - 1956 (TV Show)

Actor

Main Street to Broadway 1953 (Movie)

Hherself (Actor)

The Four Poster 1952 (Movie)

(Actor)

Body and Soul 1947 (Movie)

Peg Born (Actor)

Beware of Pity 1945 (Movie)

Baroness Edith (Actor)

Secret Agent 1935 (Movie)

(Actor)

Dark Journey (Movie)

(Actor)

Hauser's Memory (TV Show)

Actor

My Girl Tisa (Movie)

Tisa Kepes (Actor)

No Minor Vices (Movie)

April Aswell (Actor)

Peter the Great (TV Show)

Actor

The Long Dark Hall (Movie)

Mary Groome (Actor)

Where There's a Will (Movie)

Yvette (Actor)

Biography

Poised, sophisticated leading lady who arrived in Paris from her native Germany in 1932 and eventually landed in England, where she made her screen debut in 1935. Palmer touched down in Hollywood in 1945 with her first husband, actor Rex Harrison, and returned to Europe nine years later, where she continued to appear in a number of international features.

Relationships

Rex Harrison Actor

Husband

Rex Harrison

Husband
married on January 25, 1943 divorced in 1957

Carey Harrison

Son
father, Rex Harrison

Maria Palmer

Sister
born on September 5, 1924 in Vienna, Austria

Alfred Peiser

Father

Rose Peiser

Mother

Carlos Thompson

Husband
Argentine married in 1957 committed suicide

EDUCATION

Ilka Gruning School of Acting, Berlin

Milestones

1985

Last feature appearance, "The Holcroft Covenant"

1978

Publishes a novel, "The Red Raven"

1954

Returned to Europe and pursued a multi-national film acting career

1946

First US film to star in, Fritz Lang's "Cloak and Dagger"

1944

Came to US with her then-husband Rex Harrison

1935

Moved to London and made feature acting debut in "Crime Unlimited"

1932

Made stage debut in Berlin

Moved to Paris after Nazi takeover

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