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Lila Kedrova (1918–2000)


Lila Kedrova was born on October 9, 1918 in Petrograd, Russia. She was an actress, known for Zorba the Greek (1964), Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1984) and The Tenant (1976). She was married to Richard Howard. She died on February 16, 2000 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »

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Known For

Zorba the Greek
Zorba the Greek Madame Hortense
(1964)
The Tenant
The Tenant Madame Gaderian
(1976)
Torn Curtain
Torn Curtain Countess Kuchinska
(1966)

Filmography

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 1991 A Star for Two
Simone
 1988 Two Men (TV Movie)
Rose
 1988 Some Girls
Granny
 1983 Testament (uncredited)
 1982 Bloodtide
Sister Anna
 1981 Il turno
Maria
 1980 Tell Me a Riddle
Eva
 1980 Les parents terribles (TV Movie)
Yvonne
 1980 The Ghost Sonata (TV Movie)
The mummy
 1980 Les amours de la belle époque (TV Series)
Mme Grabut
- Mon amie Nane (1980) ... Mme Grabut
 1979 Le petit théâtre d'Antenne 2 (TV Series)
- Le bifteck (1979)
 1979 Womanlight
Sonia Tovalski
 1979 Les égouts du paradis
Charlotte
 1979 Le cavaleur
Olga
 1978 Le paradis des riches
Camille Chevallier
 1977 Nido de viudas
Mother
 1977 Stop Calling Me Baby!
Countess de Tocqueville
 1977 Cinéma 16 (TV Series)
Mme Debolska
- Au bout du printemps (1977) ... Mme Debolska
 1976 The Tenant
Madame Gaderian
 1976 Second City Firsts (TV Series)
Natasha
- Trotsky Is Dead (1976) ... Natasha
 1975 Eliza's Horoscope
Lila
 1975 The Night Child
Contessa Cappelli
 1975 Le orme
Mrs. Heim
 1974 Undercovers Hero
Madame Grenier
 1973 Les glaces (TV Movie)
Madame
 1972 Escape to the Sun
Sarah Kaplan
 1972 Cool Million (TV Series)
Mme. Martine
- Mask of Marcella (1972) ... Mme. Martine
 1972 Rak
La mère de David
 1972 A Time for Loving
Madame Olga Dubillard
 1970 The Kremlin Letter
Madam Sophie
 1969 A Touch of Venus (TV Series)
Francesca
- Soap & Water (1969) ... Francesca
 1968 Tenderly
Yolanda's Mother
 1966 Maigret a Pigalle
Rose Alfonsi (as Lila Kedrowa)
 1966 Penelope
Sadaba
 1966 The Survivors (TV Movie)
Emma Martens
 1966 Thirteen Against Fate (TV Series)
Emma Martens
- The Survivors (1966) ... Emma Martens
 1966 Torn Curtain
Countess Kuchinska
 1966 Le train bleu s'arrête 13 fois (TV Series)
Sonia
- Monte-Carlo: Un mari dangereux (1966) ... Sonia
 1964 Zorba the Greek
Madame Hortense
 1964 La mort d'un tueur
La mère de Massa
 1960-1963 Les cinq dernières minutes (TV Series)
Wanda Nouchkine / Mme Grisolles
- Une affaire de famille (1963) ... Wanda Nouchkine
- Au fil de l'histoire (1960) ... Mme Grisolles
 1963 Kriss Romani
Kirvi
 1962 Mesdemoiselles Armande (TV Movie)
La Ledoux
 1961 L'histoire dépasse la fiction (TV Series)
Leonora Galigaï
- Les Concini (1961) ... Leonora Galigaï
 1961 Les Concini (TV Movie)
Leonora Galigaï
 1959 Mon pote le gitan
La Choute
 1959 The Female
Manuela
 1958 Modigliani of Montparnasse
Anna Zborowsky
 1957 Ce joli monde
Léa
 1957 Jusqu'au dernier
Marcella Bastia
 1956 Main Street
Pepita
 1956 Des gens sans importance
Mme. Vacopoulos
 1955 School for Love
Mme. Dimater - mère de Sophie
 1955 Razzia
Léa
 1955 Les chiffonniers d'Emmaüs
La femme de Bastien (uncredited)
 1954 Human Cargo
Mme Denis, la concierge
 1954 Flesh and the Woman
Rose
 1954 Le défroqué
L'épouse d'un défroqué
 1953 No Way Back
Ljuba (as Lila Kedrowa)
 1938 Ultimatum
Irina (as Lila Kédrova)
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Other Works:

She acted in Anton Chekhov's play, "The Cherry Orchard," at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford, Surrey, England with Patrick Wymark, Marty Cruickshank, Stephanie Bidmead, James Cairncross, Hazel Hughes, Terry Scully, Michael Elphick, and Edward Atienza in the cast. Richard Cottrell was director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Lila Kedrowa | Lila Kédrova
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Of the nine performers during the 20th century who won both the Tony Award and the Oscar for the same role, she was the only one to win the Oscar first and then the Tony. She was also the last of the nine to win both awards -- she won her Tony eleven years after Joel Grey won his Oscar for Cabaret (1972). See more »

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