Lina Romay (II) (1954–2012)

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Stunningly comely and slinky brunette Lina Romay rates highly as one of the boldest, most sensuous, and enticing actresses to have appeared with tremendous frequency in a large volume of European horror and exploitation features made from the early 1970s to the early 21st century. Romay was born Rosa Maria Almirall on June 25, 1954, in Barcelona, ... See full bio »

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Female Vampire Countess Irina Karlstein


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 2010 Paula-Paula (Video)
Alma Pereira
 2005 Snakewoman
Dr. Van Helsing
 2005 Jess Franco's Passion (Video)
 2005 Jess Franco's Perversion (Video)
Augustina Villeblanche / brothel madam (as Rosa Almirall)
 2003 Rossa Venezia (Video)
 2002 Killer Barbys vs. Dracula
Camarada Irina
 2002 Incubus (Video)
Rosa Harker / Wife
 2001 Vampire Junction
 2000 Blind Target
 1999 Broken Dolls
 1999 Dr. Wong's Virtual Hell
Nelly Smith / Tsai Ming (as Candice Coster)
 1999 Red Silk (Video)
Gina (as Lulu Laverne)
 1999 Vampire Blues (Video)
Marga the Gipsy
 1998 Lust for Frankenstein (Video)
Moira Frankenstein
 1998 Mari-Cookie and the Killer Tarantula (Video)
Mari Cookie / Tarantula
 1997 Tender Flesh
Mrs. Radeck
 1994 Downtown Heat
 1993 Jungle of Fear (Video)
 1990 Countdown to Esmeralda Bay
 1987 Slave of Crime
 1987 Faceless
Mme Orloff
 1987 Phalo Crest
Melissa (as Jane Morgan)
 1987 Phollastía
Barbara (as Jean Collins)
 1987 Las chicas del tanga
Lola Clavijo
 1986 La chica de los labios rojos
Terry Morgan
 1986 Para las nenas, leche calentita
Chelo Cucufate (as Lulú Laverne)
 1986 The Last Women of the Philippines
Cecilia Muro
 1986 Les amazones du temple d'or
Amazon Guard (uncredited)
 1986 Las chuponas (as Lulu Laverne)
 1986 Entre pitos anda el juego
Candy (as Candy Coster)
 1986 El mirón y la exhibicionista
Exhibicionista (as Lulu Laverne)
 1986 El ojete de Lulú
Lulú (as Lulú Laverne)
 1986 Fury in the Tropics
 1985 Bahía blanca
 1985 Una de chinos
 1985 El chupete de Lulú (as Lulú Laverne)
 1985 Un pito para tres (as Lulu Laverne)
 1985 Dirty Game in Casablanca
Mujer pidiendo autógrafo (uncredited)
 1984 Una rajita para dos
Agente 69
 1984 Lilian (la virgen pervertida)
Irina (as Candy Coster)
 1984 El siniestro doctor Orloff
Mujer del gatito de angora (voice, uncredited)
 1984 Camino solitario
Eva / Adriana (as Candice Coster)
 1983 Alone Against Terror
Melissa (as Candice Coster)
 1983 Blood on My Shoes
Paquita la Fina
 1983 En busca del dragón dorado
Amante de Salomón / Abuela de Ojos de Almendra (voice, uncredited)
 1983 Los blues de la calle Pop (Aventuras de Felipe Malboro, volumen 8)
Genara Johnny Walker 'Butterfly' (as Candy Coster)
 1983 Macumba Sexual
Alice Brooks (as Candy Coster)
 1983 The Hotel of Love Affairs
Eva Bombón (as Candy Coster)
 1983 Cries of Pleasure
 1983 La casa de las mujeres perdidas
Desdémona (as Candy Coster)
 1983 Confesiones íntimas de una exhibicionista
Candy (as Candy Coster)
 1983 Diamonds of Kilimandjaro
 1983 Cecilia
Cabaret Owner / Performer (uncredited)
 1983 Revenge in the House of Usher
Maria, the Housekeeper
 1983 Night of Open Sex
 1983 Botas negras, látigo de cuero
Lina (as Candy Coster)
 1982 Mi conejo es el mejor
 1982 Mansion of the Living Dead
Candy (as Candy Coster)
 1982 Oasis of the Zombies
Kurt's Wife
 1982 Apocalipsis sexual
 1981 Sex Is Crazy
Mrs. Foncesca (as Candy Coster)
 1981 Pick-Up Girls
 1980 Erotic Symphony
Martine de Bressac (as Candice Coster)
 1980 Vaya luna de miel
 1980 White Cannibal Queen
Ana (as Candy Coster)
 1980 Wicked Memoirs of Eugenie
Sultana (as Candy Coster)
 1980 Two Female Spies with Flowered Panties
Cecile (as Candy Coster)
 1979 Justine and the Whip
 1979 Elles font tout
Nini (as Candy Coster)
 1978 Love Letters of a Nun
 1978 Cocktail spécial
 1978 Wicked Women
Margarita Martin
 1977 Swedish Nympho Slaves
Madam Arminda
 1977 Kiss Me Killer
Moira Ray
 1976 Die Marquise von Sade
Doriana Gray
 1976 Jack the Ripper
Marika Stevenson
 1976 Shining Sex
 1976 Les emmerdeuses
 1976 Barbed Wire Dolls
 1976 Midnight Party
 1975 Rolls-Royce Baby
Lisa - Rolls Royce Baby
 1975 Sexorcismes
 1975 Women Behind Bars
Shirley Fields
 1975 Countess Perverse
Silvia (uncredited)
 1975 Downtown
 1975 L'éventreur de Notre-Dame
Anne (as Rosa Almirall)
 1975 The Ticklers
 1975 But Who Raped Linda?
Olivia Steiner
 1975 Le jouisseur
Loulou Laverne
 1975 Les gloutonnes
Alba / Bianca
 1974 Lorna the Exorcist
Linda Mariel
 1974 Night of the Skull
Rita Derian
 1974 Fun for Three
Adèle (uncredited)
 1974 Yuka
Yuka, the Jealous Amazon
 1973 Al otro lado del espejo
Marie (French version only)
 1973 Relax Baby
 1973 Tender and Perverse Emanuelle
Greta Douglas
 1973 The Sinister Eyes of Dr. Orloff
Sweet Davey Brown's Girlfriend
 1973 Lovers of Devil's Island (uncredited)
 1973 The Erotic Rites of Frankenstein
Esmeralda (in version "La maldición de Frankenstein")
 1973 Female Vampire
Countess Irina Karlstein
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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Article | 2 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Rosa Almirail | Rosa Maria Almiral | R.M. Almirall | Roas Almirall | Rosa M-a Almirall | Rosa M. Almirall | Rosa Maria Almirall | Rosa María Almirall | Rosa Mª Almirall | Rosa Almirall | Betty Carter | Sonia Colbert | Jean Collins | C. Coster | Candice Coster | Candy Coster | Lola Falana | Lennie Hayden | Lulu Laverne | Lulú Laverne | Jane Morgan | Linan Romay


Jesús Franco  (her death) | See more »

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

It's said than I am an exhibitionist. Every actor is one -- I gladly accept that. I'm not a hypocrite.


She took her name from Lina Romay, the actress and jazz artist from the 1940s. See more »


R.M. Almirall See more »

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