Roland Varno, Johan Kaart, Annie van Duyn, Enny Meunier, Adriaan van Hees, Malle gevallen
Dutch postcard by Loet C. Barnstijn Film, no. 14. Photo: still for Malle Gevallen/Silly Situations (1934, Jaap Speyer). Collectie: Egbert Barten.
Dutch-born actor Roland Varno (1908 - 1996) is best known for his role as one of the schoolboys in Der blaue Engel (1930). He appeared in more German and Dutch films of the early 1930’s and he also worked in Hollywood as a character actor, mainly in B-pictures.
Johan Kaart jr. (1897 - 1976) was born in a theatre dynasty and when he was 16 he made his stage debut. Soon he became a star in the Dutch entertainment world. He played many classic theatre roles, but he also developed himself more and more as a comedian. After De Jantjes (1934) he would star in six more films.
Dutch actress Enny Meunier (1912 - 1996) was a celebrated stage actress, who also performed on radio and TV. During the 1930’s she starred in Dutch films.
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