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Warner Oland

Actor | * 10/03/1879 († 58, 08/06/1938) | Nyby, Västerbottens län, Sweden
Warner Oland (born Johan Verner Ölund, October 3, 1879 – August 6, 1938) was a Swedish-American actor most remembered for playing several Chinese and Chinese-American characters: the Honolulu Police detective, Lieutenant Charlie Chan; Dr. Fu Manchu; and Henry Chang in Shanghai Express. His family emigrated to the United States when he was 13. He pursued a film career that would include time on Broadway and dozens of film appearances, including 16 Charlie Chan films. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Mystery | Romance / Love

Known for these Movies & Shows


Movies with Warner Oland as Actor(69)

as Himself (archive footage)2003 Complicated Women
as Charlie Chan1937 Charlie Chan at the Olympics
as Charlie Chan1937 Charlie Chan on Broadway
as Charlie Chan1937 Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo
as Charlie Chan1936 Charlie Chan's Secret
as Charlie Chan1936 Charlie Chan at the Opera
as Charlie Chan1936 Charlie Chan at the Circus
as Charlie Chan1936 Charlie Chan at the Race Track
as Ambassador Lun Sing1935 Shanghai
as Dr. Yogami1935 Werewolf of London
as Charlie Chan1935 Charlie Chan in Egypt
as Charlie Chan1935 Charlie Chan in Paris
as Charlie Chan1935 Charlie Chan in Shanghai
as Charlie Chan (uncredited)1935 Movies on Sundays
as Prince Achmed1934 Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back
as General Yu1934 The Painted Veil
as Nick1934 Mandalay
as Charlie Chan1934 Charlie Chan in London
as Charlie Chan1934 Charlie Chan's Courage
as Dr. Paul Cornelius1933 Before Dawn
as Charlie Chan1933 Charlie Chan's Greatest Case
as Mr. Henry Chang1932 Shanghai Express
as Baron von Sydow, Police Commandant1932 A Passport to Hell
as Fen Sha1932 The Son-Daughter
as Charlie Chan1932 Charlie Chan's Chance
as Colonel von Hindau1931 Dishonored
as Dr. Boris Karlov1931 The Drums of Jeopardy
as Andrew North1931 The Big Gamble
as Charlie Chan1931 Charlie Chan Carries On
as Fu Manchu1931 Daughter of the Dragon
as Fu Manchu (Murder Will Out)1930 Paramount on Parade
as Thibault1930 The Vagabond King
as Schomberg1930 Dangerous Paradise
as Dr. Fu Manchu1930 The Return of Dr. Fu Manchu
as Dr. Fu Manchu1929 The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu
as Boston Charley1929 Chinatown Nights
as Sterky1929 The Mighty
as Rupert Borka1929 The Studio Murder Mystery
as Ghika - the Bandit Leader1928 Stand and Deliver
as The Duke1928 Dream of Love
as Zaneriff1928 The Scarlet Lady
as André Lescaut1927 When a Man Loves
as Geoffrey Marsh1927 A Million Bid
as Chris Buckwell1927 Old San Francisco
as Good Time Charley Keene1927 Good Time Charley
as Cantor Rabinowitz1927 The Jazz Singer
as W. Bradberry, Father1927 What Happened To Father
as Cesare Borgia1926 Don Juan
as Roseleaf1926 Twinkletoes
as Max Ravenal1926 The Marriage Clause
as Chinese Bandit Chief1926 Tell It to the Marines
as The Archduke Paul1925 Don Q Son of Zorro
as Lew Walters aka Judge Dyer1925 Riders of the Purple Sage
as Luke Rand1925 Flower of Night
as Dr. Dahl1923 His Children's Children
as Charley Yong1922 East Is West
as Clifton Marlow1921 Hurricane Hutch
as John Bent1919 The Twin Pawns
as Richard Carslake1917 The Fatal Ring
as Baron Huroki1917 Patria
as Sinclair La Salle1916 The Rise of Susan
as Detective1916 Beatrice Fairfax
as H. Coudal1916 The Eternal Sapho

Additional Information

Born: 10/03/1879 in Västerbotten County
Died: 08/06/1938 in Stockholm (aged: 58)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Other names for Warner Oland (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Уорнер Оланд"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:77476, Added: 05/24/2018, Last updated: 03/13/2019