Dany Robin

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Dany Robin
Dany Robin.jpg
Born Danielle Robin
(1927-04-14)14 April 1927
Clamart, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France
Died 25 May 1995(1995-05-25) (aged 68)
Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Occupation Actress
Years active 1930–1969
Spouse(s) Georges Marchal (1951–1969; 2 children)
Michael Sullivan (1969–1995)

Dany Robin (French pronunciation: ​[dani ʁɔbɛ̃]) was a French actress of the 1950s and the early 1960s.

Early life[edit]

Robin was born Danielle Robin in Clamart, France on April 14, 1927.


She performed with Peter Sellers in The Waltz of the Toreadors and co-starred opposite Kirk Douglas in the 1953 romantic drama Act of Love.

Robin co-starred with Connie Francis, Paula Prentiss, and Janis Paige in Follow the Boys (1963). Her last leading role was the agent's wife Nicole Devereaux in Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz (1969). Hitchcock said that Robin and Claude Jade, cast as Robin's daughter, would provide the glamour in the story.

Personal life and death[edit]

Robin was married to fellow actor Georges Marchal. On May 25, 1995, she died with her second husband, Michael Sullivan, during a fire in their apartment in Paris.

Selected filmography[edit]

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