Martine Carol (1920–1967)

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France's major sex siren of the early 50s, this lesser-remembered post-war French dish pre-dated bombshell Brigitte Bardot by a few years. Martine was born Marie-Louise (Maryse) Jeanne Nicholle Mourer on May 16, 1920, but little is known of her childhood. A chance meeting with comedian André Luguet steered her towards a career in the theatre. ... See full bio »


(age 46) in Monte Carlo, Monaco

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Known For

Nana Nana
Lola Montès Lola Montes
Lucrèce Borgia Lucrèce Borgia
Around the World in 80 Days Girl in Paris Railroad Station


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 1967 Hell Is Empty
Martine Grant
 1962 Beach Casanova
Nadine Leblanc
 1962 Operation Gold Ingot
 1961 The Betrayer
Contessa Vitelleschi
 1961 The Counterfeiters of Paris
Solange Mideau
 1961 Violent Summer
 1960 Love and the Frenchwoman
Eliane Girard (segment "Femme seule, La")
 1960 The Battle of Austerlitz
Joséphine de Beauharnais
 1959 Atomic Agent
Nathalie Princesse
 1959 Ten Seconds to Hell
Margot Hofer
 1959 Venetian Honeymoon
Isabelle dos Santos
 1958 The Stowaway
 1957 The Foxiest Girl in Paris
Nathalie Princesse
 1957 Action of the Tiger
Tracy Malvoisie
 1956 Around the World in 80 Days
Girl in Paris Railroad Station
 1956 Defend My Love
Elisa Leonardi
 1955 Lola Montès
Lola Montes
 1955 The French, They Are a Funny Race
Martine Thompson
 1955 Nana
 1954 Madame du Barry
Jeanne Ranson-Bécu - Madame du Barry
 1954 The Bed
Agnès de Rungis (segment "Lit de la Pompadour, Le")
 1954 Riviera
Anna Maria Mentorsi
 1954 Royal Affairs in Versailles
La duchesse de Bouillon (scenes deleted)
 1954 Daughters of Destiny
Lysistrata (segment "Lysistrata")
 1953 Lucrèce Borgia
Lucrèce Borgia
 1953 Caroline Cherie
Caroline de Bièvre
 1952 Beauties of the Night
Edmée 1900 / Edmée de Villebois
 1952 Adorable Creatures
 1952 Le désir et l'amour
Martine - la star
 1951 Dear Caroline
Caroline de Bièvre
 1950 Méfiez-vous des blondes
Olga Schneider
 1950 A Night at a Honeymoon
Sidonie de Valpurgis
 1950 Let's Go to Paris
Martine Carol
 1949 I Like Only You
 1949 The Lovers of Verona
Bettina Verdi
 1948 Sextette
 1947 Carré de valets
Catherine Bonpain
 1947 En êtes-vous bien sûr?
 1947 Voyage surprise
Isabelle Grosbois
 1947 Miroir
 1946 Trente et quarante
Madeleine Bitterlin
 1945 The Queer Assignment
Stella Star
 1945 Bifur 3
 1943 La ferme aux loups
Micky (as Martine Carole)
 1942 Les corrupteurs (Short)
 1942 Strangers in the House
Une spectatrice aux Assises (uncredited)
 1941 The Last One of the Six
Une femme (uncredited)
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2 Interviews | 1 Article | 10 Pictorials | 95 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Marise Arley | M. Carole | Martine Carole | Marie-Louise Maurer


Thomas Michael Eland  (her death) | See more »

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Attended the Dullin acting school with Corinne Calvet. See more »

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