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María Mercader (1918–2011)

María Mercader was born on March 6, 1918 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Maria de la Asuncion Mercader Fordada. She was an actress, known for The House of Smiles (1991), The Mysterious Rider (1948) and Brivido (1941). She was married to Vittorio De Sica. She died on January 26, 2011 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


(age 92) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Brivido Cristina Palffy
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 1992 Al lupo al lupo
Presentatrice Premiazione
 1991 Il conte Max
Madre di Pierre
 1991 The House of Smiles
 1990 Savannah Bay (TV Movie)
 1988 Lights and Shadows
La Mare
 1984 Claretta Petacci
Princess of Montenevoso
 1976 Giovannino
Giovannino's mother
 1952 Hello Elephant
Maria Caretti (as Maria Mercader)
 1948 The Mysterious Rider
 1948 Heart and Soul
La maestrina della Penna Rossa
 1947 Natale al campo 119
 1945 Il canto della vita
Maria (as Maria Mercader)
 1945 L'ippocampo
Donata Sandi (as Maria Mercader)
 1945 La porta del cielo
Maria (as Maria Mercader)
 1945 Responsibility Comes Back
Vinca (as Maria Mercader)
 1943 La primadonna
Costanza Salvotti (as Maria Mercader)
 1943 Our Dreams
Matilde detta 'Titi'
 1943 Non sono superstizioso... ma!
Rosetta De Rosa (as Maria Mercader)
 1943 La vita è bella
 1943 Il treno crociato
Clara (as Maria Mercader)
 1942 La fanciulla dell'altra riva
Manuela Vega (as Maria Mercader)
 1942 Madrid de mis sueños
Consuelo Aguilera
 1942 Forbidden Music
Claretta Melzi (as Maria Mercader)
 1942 Finalmente soli
Angela (as Maria Mercader)
 1942 A Garibaldian in the Convent
Mariella Dominiani (as Maria Mercader)
 1942 Se io fossi onesto
Clara (as Maria Mercader)
 1942 Man of the Sea
La fidanzata del marinaio
 1941 The King's Jester
Gilda (as Maria Mercader)
 1941 Brivido
Cristina Palffy (as Maria Mercader)
 1941 Due cuori sotto sequestro
La studentessa (as Maria Mercader)
 1941 L'attore scomparso
L'attrice ingenua (as Maria Mercader)
 1941 Il prigioniero di Santa Cruz
Carmela (as Maria Mercader)
 1941 La forza bruta
Nell (as Maria Mercader)
 1940 Una famiglia impossibile
Edvige Bartolla (as Maria Mercader)
 1940 El marido provisional
Grace Peterson
 1940 Marianela
 1940 Disillusion
Giorgina (as Maria Mercader)
 1939 Il segreto inviolabile
 1939 L'étrange nuit de Noël
Conchita (as Maria Mercader)
 1939 Windmills
 1923 La bruja
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Maria Mercader


Vittorio De Sica  (his death)  (2 children)


Christian De Sica

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Mother of actor Christian De Sica and musician Manuel De Sica. See more »

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