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Märta Torén (1926–1957)


From an early age her dream was to become an actress. Her first application for acting studies at The Royal Dramatic Theater in 1944 was unsuccessful. After additional dramatic coaching she was finally accepted in 1947. But screenwriter Edwin Blum arranged a screen test for RKO which eventually led to her being offered a contract with Universal ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 30) in Stockholm, Sweden

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Known For

Rogues' Regiment
Rogues' Regiment Lili Maubert
(1948)
Sirocco
Sirocco Violette
(1951)
Casbah
Casbah Gaby
(1948)
House of Ricordi
House of Ricordi Isabella Colbran
(1954)

Filmography

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 1957 La puerta abierta
Countess de Caroli
 1956 Tormento d'amore
Sara García (as Marta Toren)
 1955 La vena d'oro
Maria
 1954 L'ombra
Alberta Landi (as Marta Toren)
 1954 House of Ricordi
Isabella Colbran (as Marta Toren)
 1954 Maddalena
Maddalena
 1953 Puccini
Elvira Puccini
 1952 The Paris Express
Michele Rozier
 1952 Assignment: Paris
Jeanne Moray
 1951 Sirocco
Violette (as Marta Toren)
 1950 Mystery Submarine
Madeline Brenner (as Marta Toren)
 1950 Deported
Countess Christine di Lorenzi (as Marta Toren)
 1950 Spy Hunt
Catherine Ullven
 1950 One Way Street
Laura Thorsen (as Marta Toren)
 1949 Sword in the Desert
Sabra
 1949 Illegal Entry
Anna Duvak O'Neill
 1948 Rogues' Regiment
Lili Maubert
 1948 Casbah
Gaby (as Marta Toren)
 1946 Eviga länkar
One of Signe's Daughters (uncredited)
 1943 Ombyte av tåg
Young Woman in the Audience (uncredited)
 1942 Rid i natt!
woman from Brändbol
 1942 Rospiggar
Young Guest at Atlantic (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Mr. Kettle and Mrs. Moon", Allee Theatre, Stockholm, Sweden. NOTE: On Feb. 19 she was in the middle of a performance of this play when she suddenly collapsed and was rushed to a hospital. Tests showed that she had been stricken with a cerebral brain hemorrhage. She died in the hospital two days later.

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Alternate Names:

Marta Toren
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Trivia:

Norra Begravningsplatsen (Northern Cemetery), Stockholm, Grave 13A, 237. See more »

Nickname:

The Next Ingrid Bergman

Star Sign:

Gemini

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