Maude George
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1888
Birth Place:
Riverside, CA

Biography

A matronly actress no longer in the bloom of youth, silver-haired Maude George was transformed by iconoclastic director Erich Von Stroheim into a distinctive erotic presence, first as a modiste in the now-lost The Devil's Passkey (1920) and then, memorably, as the fake Princess Olga in Foolish Wives (1922). Von Stroheim cast the actress a third time, as a madam, in Merry-Go-Round (1923), but when...