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Born: February 18, 1960 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Italy Profession: Cast ...
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Born in Milan
1963:
Moved to England with her mother when parents separated (date approximate)
1975:
Moved to Australia when stepfather accepted a teaching job (date approximate)
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Worked as "jilleroo" (sheep rustler) in Australia before moving to Europe
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Moved to Europe; began brief career as a model
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Moved to England and enrolled in acting school
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Screen debut in "The Second Sight" (German-language film)
1982:
International breakthrough role in the Merchant-Ivory production "Heat and Dust"
1984:
Played leading role in the CBS TV-movie remake of "Camille"
1988:
Had leading role in "White Mischief"
1990:
Cast opposite Harrison Ford in "Presumed Innocent"
1992:
Played pivotal role in Robert Altman's "The Player"
1995:
Reteamed with Merchant-Ivory for "Jefferson in Paris"
1995:
Co-starred as Czarina Alexandra in the HBO TV-movie "Rasputin"; won Supporting Actress Emmy Award
1997:
Co-starred in NBC miniseries "The Odyssey"
1999:
Reteamed with Merchant-Ivory for the period drama "Cotton Mary", directed by Ismail Merchant
2002:
Starred on stage in England in "The True Life History of Mata Hari"; play especially written for her
2004:
Portrayed Sandra Dee's (Kate Bosworth) mother in "Beyond the Sea" a biopic of the legendary signer Bobby Darin
2006:
Earned SAG and Emmy nominations for Best Actress for her role in the American Movie Classic's original movie "Broken Trail"

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