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Ursula Andress


The quintessential jet-set Euro starlet, Ursula Andress was born in the Swiss canton of Berne on March 19, 1936, one of six children in a strict German Protestant family. Although often seeming icily aloof, a restless streak early demonstrated itself in her personality, and she had an impetuous desire to explore the world outside Switzerland. (For... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Dr. No
Dr. No Honey Ryder
(1962)
Casino Royale
Casino Royale Vesper Lynd (007)
(1967)
Clash of the Titans
(1981)
She
She Ayesha
(1965)

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 2005 The Bird Preachers
Madonna
 1997 Cremaster 5
Queen of Chain
 1996 Alles gelogen (rumored)
 1994 Fantaghirò 4 (TV Movie)
Xellesia
 1993 Fantaghirò 3 (TV Movie)
Xellesia
 1990 Klassäzämekunft
Agnes
 1989 Man Against the Mob: The Chinatown Murders (TV Movie)
Betty Starr
 1988 Big Man: Diva (TV Movie)
Susy Kaminski
 1988 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Madame Malec
- Telling Tales (1988) ... Madame Malec
- King's Gambit (1988) ... Madame Malec
- Hornet's Nest (1988) ... Madame Malec
 1986 Peter the Great (TV Mini-Series)
Athalie
- Part IV (1986) ... Athalie
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... Athalie
- Pt II (1986) ... Athalie
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... Athalie
 1985 Liberté, égalité, choucroute
Marie-Antoinette
 1983 Manimal (TV Series)
Karen Jade
- Manimal (1983) ... Karen Jade
 1982 Mexico in Flames
Mabel Dodge
 1981 Clash of the Titans
Aphrodite
 1979 The Fifth Musketeer
Louise de la Vallière
 1979 Tigers in Lipstick
The Stroller / The Widow
 1978 La montagna del dio cannibale
Susan Stevenson
 1977 Doppio delitto
Princess Dell'Orso
 1976 Safari Express
Miriam
 1976 The Loves and Times of Scaramouche
Joséphine De Beauharnais
 1976 Spogliamoci così, senza pudor...
Marina (segment "La visita")
 1975 The Sensuous Nurse
Anna
 1975 Africa Express
Madeleine Cooper
 1975 Colpo in canna
Nora Green
 1973 Stateline Motel
Michelle Nolton
 1971 Red Sun
Cristina
 1970 Perfect Friday
Lady Britt Dorset
 1969 The Southern Star
Erica Kramer
 1968 Le dolci signore
Norma
 1967 Casino Royale
Vesper Lynd (007)
 1966 Once Before I Die
Alex
 1966 The Blue Max
Kaeti
 1965 The 10th Victim
Caroline Meredith
 1965 Up to His Ears
Alexandrine Pinardel
 1965 What's New Pussycat
Rita
 1965/I She
Ayesha
 1965 Nightmare in the Sun
Marsha Wilson
 1963 4 for Texas
Maxine Richter
 1963 Fun in Acapulco
Marguerita Dauphin
 1962 Dr. No
Honey Ryder
 1962 Thriller (TV Series)
Luana
- La Strega (1962) ... Luana
 1955 Sins of Casanova
Passeggera della carrozza
 1954 An American in Rome
Astrid Sjöström (uncredited)
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2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 4 Articles | 62 Pictorials | 114 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

Without love I cannot exist. See more »

Trivia:

She was James Dean's girlfriend for 4 months, despite language barrier. On September 30, 1955, hours before his death, Dean asked Andress to go with him to San Francisco in his Porsche 550 Spyder. But after talking to John Derek, he realized she felt in love with the latter, so Dean left Los Angeles without her. See more »

Trademark:

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Nickname:

Urs

Star Sign:

Pisces

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