Tag: December 15

Julie Taymor

(1952) Filmography as Director: Frida 2002 Director: Julie Taymor Starring: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina   Born December 15 1952 Newton, MA (USA) Occupation Film director Opera director Occupation Theatre director Screenwriter Writer Awards Emmy Laurence Olivier Award Tony

Giuseppe Patroni Griffi

(1921–2005) Filmography as Director: Addio fratello crudele 1971 Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Oliver Tobias   Born February 27 1921 Napoli (Italia) Died December 15 2005 Roma (Italia) Occupation Film Director Playwright Screenwriter Occupation Theatre director Writer

Cassandra Harris

(1948–1991) Sandra Colleen Waites Filmography as Actress: For Your Eyes Only 1981 Director: John Glen Starring: Roger Moore, Carole Bouquet   Born December 15 1948 Sydney (Australia) Died December 28 1991 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer Husband Pierce Brosnan (1953)…

Charles Laughton

(1899–1962) Filmography as Actor: Witness for the Prosecution 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier   Born July 1 1899 Scarborough (England) Died December 15 1962 Hollywood, Los Angeles,…

Joan Fontaine

(1917–2013) Joan de Beauvoir de Havilland Filmography as Actress: Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine     Suspicion 1941 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine   Born October 22 1917 Tokyo (Japan) Died December…

Jack Gwillim

(1909–2001) Jack William Frederick Gwillim Filmography as Actor: In Search of the Castaways 1962 Director: Robert Stevenson Starring: Hayley Mills, Maurice Chevalier     Clash of the Titans 1981 Director: Desmond Davis Starring: Laurence Olivier, Claire Bloom   Born December…

Jan Vermeer (Johannes van der Meer)

(1632–1675) The artist’s works: Diana and her nymphs 1653–1654 Mauritshuis, The Hague Christ in the House of Martha and Mary 1654–1656 Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh Saint Praxedis 1655 Barbara Piasecka-Johnson, Princeton The Procuress 1656 Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden A Maid Asleep 1656–1657 Metropolitan Museum…

Blake Edwards

(1922–2010) William Blake Crump Filmography as Director: Breakfast at Tiffany’s 1961 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard     The Pink Panther 1963 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: David Niven, Peter Sellers     Victor/Victoria 1982 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: Julie Andrews, James…

December 15

Births: • Gwillim, Jack (1909-2001) • Harris, Cassandra (1948-1991) • Taymor, Julie (1952) Deaths: • Edwards, Blake (1922-2010) • Fontaine, Joan (1917-2013) • Laughton, Charles (1899-1962) • Patroni Griffi, Giuseppe (1921-2005) • Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675)