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Uta Hagen

Uta Hagen was an actress and acting teacher.

She was born in Göttingen in Germany and raised in Madison, Wisconsin. She studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Primarily noted for stage roles. Because of blacklisting, she had more limited output in film. She married José Ferrer in 1938; they divorced in 1948. They had one daughter. She taught at HB Studios, a well-known New York City acting school, starting in 1957, and married its co-founder, Herbert Berghoff, on 25 January 1957. After his death in 1990 she became the school's chairman.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.

Uta Hagen Facts

BirthdayJune 12, 1919
BirthplaceGöttingen, Germany
Date of deathJanuary 14, 2004 (age 84)

Selected Filmography

Hollywood Collection: Jack Lemmon: America's Everyman
Reversal of Fortune
The Concorde: Airport '79
Other, The '72
Boys From Brazil
Paul Robeson
Hollywood Collection
Ces gar??ons qui venaient du Br??sil by Gregory Peck
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