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Overview (1)

Date of Birth 12 December 1954Stockholm, Sweden

Mini Bio (1)

Eva Axén was born on December 12, 1954 in Stockholm, Sweden. She is an actress, known for Suspiria (1977), This Is the Night (1977) and Ludwig (1972).

Spouse (1)

Tito Schipa Jr. (24 August 1974 - ?) (divorced)

Trivia (2)

Has a daughter, actress Euridice Axén, together with actor Adalberto Maria Merli.
Before she was discovered by Luchino Visconti she acted in Italian TV-commercials.

Personal Quotes (4)

[About director Luchino Visconti] "He is a fascinating man, he considered me his little girl."
[on her role in Orpheus 9 (1973)]: I got that part in a restaurant. I was out one night with a couple of friends. Suddenly someone passed me a ticket. It was written: You can call me tomorrow, signed by a producer. So I did...
[on director Luchino Visconti]: Visconti is a fantastic director. Without raising his voice he conducts with an enormous finesse these hundreds of actors and technicians. What's strange is that he's still capable to gather 10 million kronor (swedish currency) for his films. Admittedly things are going fine but for amounts like that you could make five Swedish films.
[When asked by a magazine in 1974 if she would keep on making films]: If things are going well, I will continue...

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