Olivia Hussey (I)


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At age 15, when most young women are nurturing dreams of romance, Olivia Hussey was giving life to Juliet in Franco Zeffirelli's Romeo and Juliet (1968). Her performance in one of the most celebrated roles ever written in the English language won her the Golden Globe and two successive Best Actor Donatello Awards (Italy's Oscar equivalent), an ... See full bio »

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(1968)
(1974)
Death on the Nile Rosalie Otterbourne
(1978)
Lost Horizon Maria
(1973)

Filmography

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 2015 Social Suicide
Julia's Mother
 2011 Star Wars: The Old Republic (Video Game)
Master Yuon Par / Additional Voices (voice)
 2008 Three Priests
Rachel
 2007 Tortilla Heaven
Petra
 2006 Seven Days of Grace
Jewel
 2005 Headspace
Dr. Karen Murphy
 2003 Mother Teresa (TV Movie)
Mother Teresa
 2001 Island Prey
Catherine Gaits
 2000 El grito
Laura
 2000 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
Talia al Ghul
- Out of the Past (2000) ... Talia al Ghul (voice)
 2000 Star Wars: Force Commander (Video Game)
AT-AA Driver / Abridon Refugee 2 (voice)
 1999 Superman: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Talia al Ghul
- The Demon Reborn (1999) ... Talia al Ghul (voice)
 1999 Shame, Shame, Shame
The Therapist
 1998 Star Wars: Rogue Squadron (Video Game)
Kasan Moor / Other Rogue Members (voice)
 1998 The Gardener
Mrs. Carter
 1998 Pinky and the Brain (TV Series)
Queen
- Brainie the Poo/Melancholy Brain (1998) ... Queen (voice)
 1997 Boy Meets World (TV Series)
Aunt Prudence Curtis
- A Long Walk to Pittsburgh: Part 2 (1997) ... Aunt Prudence Curtis
 1996 The Lord Protector
The Voice of the Ancients (voice)
 1996 Dead Man's Island (TV Movie)
Rosie, the housemaid
 1995 Ice Cream Man
Nurse Wharton
 1994 Lonesome Dove: The Series (TV Mini Series)
Olivia Jessup
- Law and Order (1994) ... Olivia Jessup
- Firebrand (1994) ... Olivia Jessup
- Where the Heart Is (1994) ... Olivia Jessup
 1994/I Save Me
Gail
 1993 Quest of the Delta Knights (Video)
The Mannerjay
 1990 It (TV Mini Series)
Audra Denbrough
- Part 2 (1990) ... Audra Denbrough
- Part 1 (1990) ... Audra Denbrough
 1990 Psycho IV: The Beginning (TV Movie)
Norma Bates
 1990 Undeclared War
Rebecca Eche
 1988 The Jeweller's Shop
Thérèse
 1988 Distortions
Amy Marks
 1985 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Kitty Trumbull
- Sing a Song of Murder (1985) ... Kitty Trumbull
 1985 The Corsican Brothers (TV Movie)
Annamarie de Guidice
 1984 The Last Days of Pompeii (TV Mini Series)
Ione
- Part 3 (1984) ... Ione
- Part 2 (1984) ... Ione
- Part 1 (1984) ... Ione
 1982 Turkey Shoot
Chris Walters
 1982 Ivanhoe (TV Movie)
Rebecca
 1980 Virus: The End
Marit
 1979 The Thirteenth Day: The Story of Esther (TV Movie)
Esther
 1978 The Pirate (TV Movie)
Leila
 1978 The Cat and the Canary
Cicily Young
 1978 Death on the Nile
Rosalie Otterbourne
 1978 The Bastard (TV Series)
Alicia
 1977 Jesus of Nazareth (TV Mini Series)
Mary
- Part 4 (1977) ... Mary
- Part 3 (1977) ... Mary
- Part 2 (1977) ... Mary
- Part 1 (1977) ... Mary
 1976 H-Bomb
Erica
 1974 Black Christmas
Jess
 1973 Lost Horizon
Maria
 1972 Summertime Killer
Tania Scarlotti
 1968 Romeo and Juliet
Juliet
 1967 Acting in the Sixties (TV Series documentary)
Jenny
- Vanessa Redgrave (1967) ... Jenny
 1966 Take a Sapphire (TV Movie)
Child (uncredited)
 1965 Cup Fever
Jinny - child
 1964 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Mrs. Ken's Daughter
- Studio '64: The Crunch (1964) ... Mrs. Ken's Daughter
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(6/66) Stage: Appeared (as "A Student"; stage debut) in Jay Presson Allen's stage adaptation of Muriel Spark's novel, "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie," at the Wyndham's Theatre in London, England, with Vanessa Redgrave, Dorothy Reynolds, Andrew Crawford and William Squire in the cast. Peter Wood was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 7 Interviews | 2 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Official Site | See more »

Height:

5' 5¼" (1.66 m)

Spouse:

David Glen Eisley  (1 child) | See more »

Children:

Alexander Martin | See more »

Parents:

Osvaldo Ribó | Joy Alma Hussey
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[interview in "Daily Telegraph", March 2002] I would love to spend more time in Britain one day. In my heart, I still feel that I'm English, and when I think of home, I think of England. See more »

Trivia:

Over the years British actress Lynne Frederick has often been compared to Olivia. Although the two never met or had any correspondence (as Hussey confirmed via Twitter in December of 2016) there are many similarities between them. For example, both are British, have green eyes, long hair, soft facial features, and are undoubtedly among the most beautiful actress of their time. Frederick was even ... See more »

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Long dark flowing hair See more »

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