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      Al Shean

      Highest Rated: 92% San Francisco (1936)

      Lowest Rated: 92% San Francisco (1936)

      Birthday: May 12, 1868

      Birthplace: Dornum, Germany

      Al Shean was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Shean started his acting career landing roles in such films as the Gloria Swanson drama "Music in the Air" (1934), the Jack Benny comedy "It's in the Air" (1935) and "Traveling Saleslady" (1935) with Joan Blondell. He also appeared in the adventure "San Francisco" (1936) with Clark Gable and the Alan Baxter drama "It Could Happen to You" (1937). He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in "Live, Love and Learn" (1937) with Robert Montgomery, the Ronald Colman adventure "The Prisoner of Zenda" (1937) and "Tim Tyler's Luck" (1937). He also appeared in the biopic "The Great Waltz" (1938) with Luise Rainer and the comedy "Too Hot to Handle" (1938) with Clark Gable. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "Broadway Serenade" (1939), "The Blue Bird" (1940) and the musical drama "Ziegfeld Girl" (1941) with James Stewart. He also appeared in "Crime Doctor" (1943) with Warner Baxter and "Hitler's Hangman" (1943). Shean more recently acted in "Atlantic City" (1944). Shean passed away in August 1949 at the age of 81.

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      No Score Yet No Score Yet Tish Rev. Ostermaier (Character) - 1942
      No Score Yet 78% Ziegfeld Girl Al Shean (Character) - 1941
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Friendly Neighbors Doc (Character) - 1940
      No Score Yet 20% Broadway Serenade Herman (Character) - 1939
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President Father Reicher (Character) - 1939
      No Score Yet 56% The Great Waltz Cellist (Character) - 1938
      No Score Yet No Score Yet It Could Happen to You Max "Pa" Barrett (Character) - 1937
      No Score Yet 27% Live, Love and Learn Professor Fraum (Character) - 1937
      92% 71% San Francisco Professor (Character) - 1936
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Law in Her Hands Franz (Character) - 1936
      No Score Yet No Score Yet At Sea Ashore Adolphe Rumplemeyer (Character) - 1936
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Symphony of Living Adolph Greig (Character) - 1935
      No Score Yet 0% Traveling Saleslady Schmidt (Character) - 1935