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|Born:||May 2, 1936||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Buenos Aires, AR||Profession:||Cast ...|
RATE AND COMMENT
Made stage debut at the age of 12 (date approximate)
Early film credit, "La Muerte en las Calles"
Acted in Jorge Darnell's "Gente conmigo/A Nation with Me"
Wrote and starred in "Los Herederos"
Last Argentine film for more than a decade, "La Tregua/The Truce"
Because of her outspokenness and liberal views, forced to leave Argentina amid death threats; lived briefly in Uruguay before entering into self-imposed exile in Spain
Offered an exceptional performance as an upper-middle-class Argentine shielded from the harsh realities of her country until she takes the step that will shatter her naivete in the Oscar-winning Best Foreign Film "La Historia Oficial/The Official Story"
Acted on stage in NYC in the one-woman show "Sobre el amor y otras cuentos/About Love and Other Stories About Love", adapted from the writings of well-known South American writers
US film acting debut in "Gaby--A True Story"; received a Best Supporting Actress Oscar nomination as the caretaker of a woman with cerebral palsy
Portrayed Isabella Rossellini's colorful mother who marries Lloyd Bridges in "Cousins"
Starred opposite Lee Remick in the NBC movie "Dark Holiday"
Last US feature (to date), "Vital Signs"
Appeared in the made-for-cable movie "One Man's War", airing on "HBO Showcase"
Offered an outstanding turn as a middle-aged Jewish woman who places an ad in the lonely hearts column of a Buenos Aires newspaper in "La Seconda Volta/Autumn Sun/Sol de Otono"
Starred in Buenos Aires stage production of Terrence McNally's "Master Class"
Cast as the mother of a future filmmaker in Hector Babenco's semi-autobiographical "Corazon iluminado/Foolish Heart"
Appeared in Alejandro Agresti's "Una Noche con Sabrina Love/A Night with Sabrina Love"
Played the mother in Juan José Campanella's "El Hijo de la novia/Son of the Bride"
Co-starred as a soap star in Eduardo Mignogna's "Cleopatra"
Starred in Nicolás Gil Saavedra's short, "Identidad perdida"
Starred in the comedic ensemble "Seres queridos/Only Human" co-written and co-directed by Dominic Harari and Teresa Pelegri
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