Brigitte Helm

1. – Elsa Lanchester, The Bride of Frankenstein, 1935. Elsa and her shock hairdo are among the most sacred of Hollywood images. Director James Whale had intended Brigitte, the 1927 Metropolis robot, to be the monster’s bride. But she had just become a bride, herself, and would not leave Germany… not even for an all expenses paid honeymoon in Los Angeles. Well, The Bride’s actress credit read: ?.


 Birth year: 1906Death year: Other name: 1996Casting Calls:  1