Antonia Rey

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Antonia Rey
Born Antonia Francesch
(1927-10-12) October 12, 1927 (age 89)
Havana, Cuba
Occupation Actress
Years active 1954-present
Spouse(s) Andres Castro (m. 1958)

Antonia Rey (born October 12, 1927)[1] is a Cuban-born American actress.

Rey was born Antonia Francesch in Havana, Cuba, the daughter of Emilia (née Rangel), a nurse, and Antonio Francesch, a dentist.[1] She married director Andres Castro in 1958.

Rey is better known for her cameos in various movies like Jacob's Ladder and King of the Gypsies, as well as the TV-movie pilot for Kojak entitled The Marcus-Nelson Murders. She has also appeared in shows such as Who's the Boss?, Third Watch, Law & Order and Law & Order: Criminal Intent.

In 2003, she received the HOLA Lifetime Achievement Award from the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors (HOLA).


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