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Leny Marenbach


1916 - 1984

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The actress Leny Marenbach began her stage career at the age of 16 at the Schauspielhaus Essen. Other engagements in Zurich, Vienna and Munich followed. 

She made her film debut in 1935 with the movie "Jana, das Mädchen aus dem Böhmerwald" and alredy with her second movie "Wenn wir alle Engel wären" (36) she caught her breakthrough.In this movie she played at Heinz Rühmann's side and they formed a German dream couple for a short time. They also played together in the movies "Der Mustergatte" (37) and "Fünf Millionen suchen einen Erben" (38).

Leny Marenbach continued acting successfully in front of the camera till the end of war, so in "Irrtum des Herzens" (39), "Frau nach Mass" (40), "Friedemann Bach" (41) and "Das war mein Leben" (44).

After the war she played at the theater before she could appear in movies again. But she wasn't able to go on from her earlier successes and she only took part in few more movies like "Geheimakten Solvay" (52) and "Gesucht wird Mörder X" (59). 
Even from the theater she withdrew from the 60's, only seldom she acted on German stages later.
 

Other movies with Leny Marenbach:
Der Etappenhase (37) Alarm in Peking (37) Stärker als die Liebe (38) Ziel in den Wolken (38) Ehe in Dosen (39) Zentrale Rio (39) Kornblumenblau (39) Was will Brigitte? (40) Ein Zug fährt ab (42) Die grosse Nummer (42) Die Wirtin zum Weissen Röss'l (43) Wildvogel (43) Wie sagen wir es unseren Kindern? (45) Hallo - Sie haben Ihre Frau vergessen (48) Pole Oppenspäler (54) Wer seine Frau lieb hat (54) Serie "Am grünen Strand der Spree" (60)


 
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