Tollie Zellman

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Tollie Zellman
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Born(1887-08-31)31 August 1887
Died9 October 1964(1964-10-09) (aged 77)
Occupation Actor
Years active 19061952

Berta Alice Victoria "Tollie" Zellman (31 August 1887 – 9 October 1964) was a Swedish actress. [1] She appeared in 49 films between 1906 and 1964. Tollie Zellman appeared on scene first 1907. She is one of Sweden's most famous comediennes. From 1941 to 1947 she worked at the Oscar Theater in Stockholm. Her most famous role was as Mrs Dulcie Baxter in a play by Hubert Henry Davies, The Mollusc (1914). [2] She played Mrs Baxter on stage at the Blanche Theatre in Stockholm in 1922 as well as in radio 1933. From 1907 to 1952 she played in around 50 films. [3]


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  1. Svensk Filmdatabas
  2. Mollusc
  3. Tollie Zellman

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