Biography

Ivan Triesault (born Johann Constantin Treisalt; 13 July [O.S. 1 July] 1898 in Reval (now Tallinn) – January 3, 1980 in Los Angeles) was an Estonian-born American actor. His parents were from the island of Hiiumaa.

His first stage appearance was at the German Theatre in Tallinn aged 14, before moving to the United States aged 18.[4] There he began to train in acting and dance, working on Broadway before moving into film. His notable roles include appearances in Cry of the Werewolf (1944), The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944), A Song to Remember (1945), Notorious (1946), 5 Fingers (1952), Jet Pilot (1957), Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959), It Happened in Athens (1962), Von Ryan's Express (1965), Batman (1966) and The Wild Wild West. He died in 1980 due to cardiac failure at age 81.

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Ivan Triesault (born Johann Constantin Treisalt; 13 July [O.S. 1 July] 1898 in Reval (now Tallinn) – January 3, 1980 in Los Angeles) was an Estonian-born American actor. His parents were from the island of Hiiumaa.

His first stage appearance was at the German Theatre in Tallinn aged 14, before moving to the United States aged 18.[4] There he began to train in acting and dance, working on Broadway before moving into film. His notable roles include appearances in Cry of the Werewolf (1944), The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944), A Song to Remember (1945), Notorious (1946), 5 Fingers (1952), Jet Pilot (1957), Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959), It Happened in Athens (1962), Von Ryan's Express (1965), Batman (1966) and The Wild Wild West. He died in 1980 due to cardiac failure at age 81.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 54

Birthday 1898-07-14

Day of Death 1980-01-03

Place of Birth Reval, Russian Empire [now Tallinn, Estonia]

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Also Known As

  • Ivan Tresault
  • Ivan Trisault

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1967 Garrison's Gorillas (2 episodes)
1967 Ironside (1 episode)
1967 The Search for the Evil One
1966 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1 episode)
1966 Felony Squad (1 episode)
1966 Batman as West German Delegate (uncredited) (2 episodes)
1965 Honey West (1 episode)
1965 Hogan's Heroes (1 episode)
1965 Morituri as Lt. Brandt
1965 Von Ryan's Express as Von Kleist
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1 episode)
1963 Burke's Law (1 episode)
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 Escapade in Florence as Professor Levenson
1960 The Amazing Transparent Man as Dr. Peter Ulof
1959 Not for Hire (3 episodes)
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1958 Mardi Gras as Bernard - Maitre d'
1958 Man with a Camera (1 episode)
1957 Jet Pilot as Gen. Dimitri Langrad
1957 Perry Mason (2 episodes)
1956 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (4 episodes)
1956 Safe Keeping as Volpe
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour (1 episode)
1955 Navy Log (2 episodes)
1954 Climax! (1 episode)
1954 Adventures Of The Falcon (1 episode)
1954 Charge of the Lancers as Dr. Manus
1954 Border River as Baron Von Hollden
1953 Young Bess as Danish Envoy
1953 Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation as Henri Dupre
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1953 City Detective (1 episode)
1952 The Bad and the Beautiful as Von Ellstein
1952 Dangerous Assignment (1 episode)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1951 The Lady and the Bandit as King George
1950 Kim as The Russian
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1950 Spy Hunt as Assassin
1949 Johnny Allegro as Pelham Vetch
1949 Home in San Antone as Jewel Theif
1948 The Woman from Tangier as Rocheau
1947 Golden Earrings as Maj. Reimann
1947 The Crimson Key as Peter Vandaman
1946 Crime Doctor's Man Hunt as Alfredi
1946 Notorious as Eric Mathis
1945 Escape in the Fog as Hausmer, Schiller's Henchman
1944 Strange Affair as Dr. Igor Baumler
1944 Cry of the Werewolf as Jan Spavero
1944 The Mummy's Ghost as Museum Guide
1944 The Black Parachute as Colonel Pavlec
1943 Mission to Moscow as Mr. Tukhachevsky (Former General)

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