Tag: Jewish Ancestry

Rosa Bonheur

(1822–1899) Marie-Rosalie Bonheur The artist’s works: Brebis tondue modeled c.1842, cast probably before 1891 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Bélier c.1845–1850 Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis Boeuf couché modeled 1846 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Taureau qui marche modeled 1846 Metropolitan Museum…

Sarah Bernhardt

(1844–1923) Henriette-Rosine Bernard The artist’s works: Le Fou et la Mort 1877 Petit Palais, Paris Autoportrait en chimère c.1880 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Portrait funéraire de Jacques Damala c.1889 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Dague: Algues 1900 Petit Palais, Paris Sarah Bernhardt…

Elsa Lunghini

(1973) stage name Elsa Filmography as Actress: Le retour de Casanova 1992 Director: Édouard Niermans Starring: Alain Delon, Fabrice Luchini   Born May 20 1973 Paris (France) Occupation Actress Singer Songwriter

Tina Aumont

(1946–2006) Maria Christina Aumont Filmography as Actress: Il Casanova di Federico Fellini 1976 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Donald Sutherland, Tina Aumont   Born February 14 1946 Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Died October 28 2006 Port-Vendres (France) Cause of death Pulmonary embolism Buried Cimetière…

Ryan O’Neil

(1941) Charles Patrick Ryan O’Neil Filmography as Actor: Barry Lyndon 1975 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Ryan O’Neil, Marisa Berenson   Born April 20 1941 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Girlfriend (mid 1970s) Barbra Streisand (1942) Girlfriend (mid 1970s) Melanie Griffith (1957) Occupation Actor Award…

Karel Reisz

(1926–2002) Filmography as Director: Isadora 1968 Director: Karel Reisz Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, John Fraser   Born July 21 1926 Ostrava (Czech Republic) Died November 25 2002 Camden, London (England) Occupation Film director Award BAFTA

Fred Astaire

(1899–1987) Frederick Austerlitz, Jr. Filmography as Actor: Funny Face 1957 Director: Stanley Donen Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire   Born May 10 1899 Omaha, NE (USA) Died June 22 1987 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Pneumonia Occupation Actor Choreographer Occupation Dancer Singer…

Oliver Stone

(1946) Filmography as Director: Alexander 2004 Director: Oliver Stone Starring: Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie   Born September 15 1946 New York, NY (USA) Occupation Film director Producer Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards Directors Guild of America Award Golden Bear Awards…

Ben Stiller

(1965) Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller Filmography as Actor: Meet the Parents 2000 Director: Jay Roach Starring: Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller     Meet the Fockers 2004 Director: Jay Roach Starring: Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller     Little Fockers 2010 Director: Paul Weitz Starring: Robert De Niro, Ben…

Dave Grusin

(1934) Robert David Grusin Works: • Love Theme from Heaven Can Wait (1978) Filmography as Composer: The Graduate 1967 Director: Mike Nichols Starring: Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman     Murder by Death 1976 Director: Robert Moore Starring: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote     Heaven Can Wait…