Carmen Sevilla

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Carmen Sevilla
Alberto Closas y Carmen Sevilla.jpg
Sevilla with Alberto Closas in 1948
Born María del Carmen García Galisteo
(1930-10-16) 16 October 1930 (age 83)
Seville, Spain

María del Carmen García Galisteo (born 16 October 1930) is a popular Spanish actress, singer and TV presenter. Her film roles include Academy Award nominee La venganza, Buscando a Mónica (1962) and the 1956 French film Don Juan.[1]

Carmen Sevilla was born in Seville. She made her film début in 1948 in Jalisco Canta en Sevilla. She played Mary Magdalene in Nicholas Ray's King of Kings. In 1972, she played Octavia in the English-language film Antony and Cleopatra, directed by Charlton Heston.

She received a Círculo de Escritores Cinematográficos (Cinema Writers Circle) lifetime award in 2004.[2]

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