Screenwriter and celebrity who also frequently performed with and wrote screenplays for Greta Garbo. Her delivery name was Salomea Steuermann, and she was created in an section of the Austro-Hungarian Empire that’s now area of the Ukraine. She journeyed to america in 1928 and finished up residing in California for quite some time, due to the rise of Hitler in European countries. She was the sister of pianist Eduard Steuermann. She wedded Austrian screenwriter and movie director, Berthold Viertel, in 1918, as well as the couple experienced three sons before divorcing in 1947. She co-starred with Greta Garbo in the 1930 German film edition of Anna Christie, and she also published many screenplays for Garbo, including Anna Karenina and Queen Christina.