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Tura Satana (1938–2011)


Tura Satana started exotic dancing when she was only 13 years old. She integrated acrobatics, humor, and sensual beauty to her dancing art form. As a dancer, she started doing guest appearances in films such as Our Man Flint (1966) and Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed? (1963) and made several films with low-budget auteur Ted V. Mikels. Her skills as ... See full bio »

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(age 72) in Reno, Nevada, USA

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Filmography

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 2009 Sugar Boxx
Judge #1
 1973 The Doll Squad
Lavelle Sumara
 1967 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Rabbit, Leader of Toulouse's Elite Guard
- The Moulin Ruse Affair (1967) ... Rabbit, Leader of Toulouse's Elite Guard
 1966 Our Man Flint
Stripper (uncredited)
 1964 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Tomo
- The Finny Foot Affair (1964) ... Tomo
 1964 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Peach Petal
- Who Killed the Paper Dragon? (1964) ... Peach Petal
 1963 Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed?
Stripper (uncredited)
 1963 Irma la Douce
Suzette Wong
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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

I took a lot of my anger that had been stored inside of me for many years and let it loose. I helped to create the character Varla [in Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)] and helped to make her someone that many women would love to be like. See more »

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Had a daughter, Kalani, at 19. See more »

Trademark:

Femme fatale

Nickname:

Miss Japan Beautiful

Star Sign:

Cancer

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