Leon Askin

Sep 18, 1907

Bio: Austrian actor Leon Askin began his stage career in Germany, then left Europe as abruptly as possible when Hitler came to power. He reactivated his career in New York in 1940, becoming an American citizen three years later. In 1952, Askin made his first Hollywood film, Assignment Paris; though not quite as heavy or menacing-looking as he'd be in the 1960s, the… More


Leon Askin Videos

Young Frankenstein
2 minutes 22 seconds
Double Trouble
3 minutes 38 seconds
Airplane 2: The Sequel
1 minutes 56 seconds
Odd Jobs
2 minutes 33 seconds

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