Boris Karloff

Boris Karloff

Born Nov 23, 1887
  • Actor, Voice Actor
William Henry Pratt, better known by his stage name Boris Karloff, was an English actor. Karloff is best remembered for his roles in horror films and his portrayal of Frankenstein's monster in Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein, and Son of Frankenstein. His popularity following Frankenstein was suc...

Boris Karloff Stats


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: Actor, Voice Actor


: 5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)


: British people


: England

Date of Birth

: Nov 23, 1887 - Feb 2, 1969 (81 years old)

Place of Birth

: East Dulwich

Date of Death

: Feb 2, 1969

Place of Death

: Midhurst

Cause of Death

: Emphysema | Pneumonia

Boris Karloff Film Roles

  1. Bride of Frankenstein
    Frankenstein's monster
  2. Frankenstein
    Frankenstein's monster
  3. House of Frankenstein
  4. How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
  5. Son of Frankenstein
    Frankenstein's monster
  6. The Black Cat
  7. The Body Snatcher
  8. The Climax
  9. The Mummy
    The Mummy
  10. The Old Dark House
    The Old Dark House

Boris Karloff Film Appearances

  1. Mondo Balordo
  2. 100 Years of Horror
  3. Grampa's Monster Movies
  4. Terror in the Aisles
    Terror in the Aisles
  5. Extreme Fairy Tales
  6. Blood Flood

Boris Karloff TV Starring Roles

  1. The Ernie Kovacs Show
  2. Colonel March of Scotland Yard
  3. The Dr. Seuss Show
  4. Down You Go
  5. Starring Boris Karloff
  6. How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
    How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
  7. Out of This World
  8. Thriller

Boris Karloff TV Guest Roles

  1. The White Carnation
  2. The Night of the Golden Cobra
  3. Genesis
  4. Vision of Crime
  5. Memento
  6. The Doctors
  7. Food on the Table
  8. Bury Me Later
  9. The Return of Madame Vernoy
  10. Heart of Darkness

Boris Karloff TV Appearances

  1. Out of This World
  2. Who Said That?
  3. Thriller
  4. The Veil

Boris Karloff Albums

    Boris Karloff Books

    1. The Three Little Pigs and Other Fairy Tales
    2. Just So Stories and Other Tales
    3. The Pony Engine I Think I Can I Think I Can
    4. And the darkness falls