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Mihalis Kakogiannis (1922–2011)

Sent to London to read for the Bar, Cacoyannis gravitated instead to the Old Vic stage school. He had a short stage career under the name "Michael Yannis" before deciding he wanted to direct films. See full bio »

Died:

(age 89) in Athens, Greece

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

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 1999 The Cherry Orchard (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1987 Sweet Country
 1977 Iphigenia
 1975 Attila 74: The Rape of Cyprus (Documentary) (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1974 The Story of Jacob and Joseph (TV Movie) (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1971 The Trojan Women (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1967 The Day the Fish Came Out (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1964 Zorba the Greek (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1962/I Electra
 1961 The Wastrel (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1960 Our Last Spring (as Michael Cacoyannis)
 1955 Stella
Show Show Writer (15 credits)
Show Show Producer (10 credits)
Show Show Editor (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (10 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Directed "The Devils" on Broadway.

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

M. Cacoyannis | Michael Cacoyannis | Michalis Cacoyiannis
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Studied acting at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, and learned stage direction at the Old Vic. Made his theatrical debut in 1946 as Herod in "Salome" by Oscar Wilde. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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