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Yôko Tani (1928–1999)

Diminutive, graceful, porcelain pretty Japanese actress Yoko Tani was born and raised in France and was making a living as a Parisienne dancer when opportunities for film came her way in the mid-1950s. Appearing in a number of minor Eurasian parts in such French films as Marchandes d'illusions (1954) [Nights of Shame], Ali Baba and the Forty ... See full bio »

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(age 70) in Paris, France

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First Spaceship on Venus
First Spaceship on Venus Die japanische Ärztin / Sumiko Ogimura MD
(1960)
The Savage Innocents
(1960)
My Geisha
My Geisha Kazumi Ito
(1962)
The Wind Cannot Read
(1958)

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 1986 Série rose (TV Series)
Dame Lune
- Le lotus d'or (1986) ... Dame Lune
 1978 Ça fait tilt
Youyou
 1972 Le fils du ciel (TV Series)
Gisèle
 1971 Shirley's World (TV Series)
Okiyo
- A Girl Like You (1971) ... Okiyo
- The Defective Defector (1971) ... Okiyo
 1968 Koroshi (TV Movie)
Ako Nakamura / Miho
 1968 Les dossiers de l'agence O (TV Series)
La stip-teaseuse
- L'arrestation du musicien (1968) ... La stip-teaseuse
 1967 To Chase a Million
Taiko
 1967 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Taiko
 1967 Savage Justice
Mary Ota
 1967 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Miho / Ako Nakamura
- Shinda Shima (1967) ... Miho
- Koroshi (1967) ... Ako Nakamura
 1967 Le 7 cinesi d'oro
La giapponese
 1966 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Michiko
- The Tilted Screen (1966) ... Michiko
 1966 The Spy Who Loved Flowers
Mei Ling - Great Dragon's Assistant
 1966 Suicide Mission to Singapore
Annie Wong
 1966 Invasion
Leader of the Lystrians
 1965 Desperate Mission
Su Ling
 1964 Love Factory
Yoko
 1964 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Miss Hanago
- Drama '64: Miss Hanago (1964) ... Miss Hanago
 1964 Last Plane to Baalbek
Asia
 1964 The Death Ray of Dr. Mabuse
Mercedes
 1963 Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed?
Isami Hiroti
 1963 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Lin Siyan
- The Partner (1963) ... Lin Siyan
 1963 The Partner
Lin Siyan
 1962 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Aiko Tanaka
- A Pleasant Thing for the Eyes (1962) ... Aiko Tanaka
 1962/I Marco Polo
Princess Amurroy
 1962 My Geisha
Kazumi Ito
 1961 Tartar Invasion
Princess Ila
 1961 Samson and the 7 Miracles of the World
Princess Lei-ling
 1961 Rashomon (TV Movie)
The Wife
 1960 Piccadilly Third Stop
Fina (as Yoko Tani)
 1960 Chasing the Dragon (TV Movie)
Chen Yu Ying
 1960 First Spaceship on Venus
Die japanische Ärztin / Sumiko Ogimura MD
 1958 The Wind Cannot Read
Sabbi
 1958 The Quiet American
Rendezvous Hostess
 1958 La fille de feu
Zélie
 1956 Hadashi no seishun
Mari Okano
 1956 Mannequins de Paris
Lotus
 1956 Jôshû to tomo ni
Mary, prisoner
 1956 Maid in Paris
Une élève
 1955 Gueule d'ange
Fleur de Bambou
 1955 House on the Waterfront
Une entraîneuse
 1955 Les pépées font la loi
La fleuriste du Lotus
 1955 Verrat an Deutschland
Hanako
 1955 Interdit de séjour
Une entraîneuse (uncredited)
 1954 Les clandestines
La chinoise (as Yoko)
 1954 Marchandes d'illusions
L'Eurasienne
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