Tag: Russian Ancestry

Sandra Dee

(1942–2005) Alexandra Zuck Filmography as Actress: Come September 1961 Director: Robert Mulligan Starring: Rock Hudson, Gina Lollobrigida   Born April 23 1942 Bayonne, NJ (USA) Died February 20 2005 Thousand Oaks, CA (USA) Cause of death Kidney failure Husband (1960-1967)…

Kirk Douglas

(1916–2020) Issur Danielovitch Demsky Filmography as Actor: Lust for Life 1956 Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier   Born December 9 1916 Amsterdam, NY (USA) Died…

Lila Kedrova

(1918–2000) Filmography as Actress: Montparnasse 19 1958 Director: Jacques Becker Starring: Gérard Philipe, Anouk Aimée     Zorba the Greek 1964 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates     Torn Curtain 1966 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Paul Newman, Julie Andrews  …

Harrison Ford

(1942) Filmography as Actor: Apocalypse Now 1979 Director: Francis Ford Coppola Starring: Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall     Working Girl 1988 Director: Mike Nichols Starring: Harrison Ford, Melanie Griffith     Sabrina 1995 Director: Sydney Pollack Starring: Harrison Ford, Julia Ormond   Born…

Roger Vadim

(1928–2000) Roger Vladimir Plémiannikov, né Roger Vadim Ardilouze Filmography as Director: Et Dieu… créa la femme 1956 Director: Roger Vadim Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Curd Jürgens     Les liaisons dangereuses 1959 Director: Roger Vadim Starring: Jeanne Moreau, Gérard Philipe     And God…

Carrie Fisher

(1956–2016) Carrie Frances Fisher Filmography as Actress: Appointment with Death 1988 Director: Michael Winner Starring: Peter Ustinov, Lauren Bacall     When Harry Met Sally… 1989 Director: Rob Reiner Starring: Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan   Born October 21 1956 Beverly…

Piper Laurie

(1932) Rosetta Jacobs Filmography as Actress: Appointment with Death 1988 Director: Michael Winner Starring: Peter Ustinov, Lauren Bacall   Born January 22 1932 Detroit, MI (USA) Occupation Actress Awards Emmy Golden Globe

Peter Ustinov

(1921–2004) Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov, CBE, FRSA Filmography as Actor: Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier     Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey    …

George Sanders

(1906–1972) George Henry Sanders Filmography as Actor: Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine     Samson and Delilah 1949 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature     All About Eve 1950 Director: Joseph L.…

Yul Brynner

(1920–1985) Yuliy Borisovich Briner Filmography as Actor: The Ten Commandments 1956 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner     The Madwoman of Chaillot 1969 Director: Bryan Forbes Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer   Born July 11 1920 Vladivostok (Russia) Died October 10 1985…