You know how many film and television stars of today want to look immaculate on screen and yet want to retain their right to appear as scruffy and as normal as possible offscreen—even as unattractive and as unrecognisable as possible to ward off unwanted advances from fans and paparazzis? One can’t blame them, of course, but…
…in 1935, things were somewhat different.
Above: Conrad Veidt in character while filming King of The Damned.
Below: Conrad Veidt out of character while filming King of the Damned.