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Yvonne Monlaur

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Yvonne Monlaur (December 15, 1939) is a retired French film actress of the late 1950s and 1960s best known for her roles in the Hammer horror films. Her father's a White Russian count; her mother's a ballet dancer. She starred in the 1958 Italian film Three Strangers in Rome which was amongst Claudia Cardinale's earliest films and in 1960 in the horror film Circus of Horrors alongside prominent actors in British film such as Anton Diffring and Donald Pleasence. In 1960, she also starred in the Hammer horror film The Brides of Dracula alongside other noted British actors of the day Peter Cushing and Freda Jackson and in The Terror of the Tongs (1961) with Christopher Lee. Monlaur screentested for the role of Domino Derval in the 1965 James Bond film Thunderball. The role eventually went to another French actress, Claudine Auger. After a string of German and Italian films, Monlaur left films to return to Paris. Now she continues to live there. Of late she has attended a few film conventions, which have included salutes to Hammer films. Description above from the Wikipedia article Yvonne Monlaur, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

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Dec 15, 1939 In Pau, France
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Non sono più guaglione 1958-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie The World of Hammer: Dracula and the Undead 1994-08-19
Known For
Poster of The World of Hammer: Dracula and the Undead
Poster of The Brides of Dracula
Poster of The Third Man
Poster of Quel tesoro di papà
Movie The World of Hammer: Dracula and the Undead Marianne Danielle 1994-08-19
Movie Jerry Cotton: Tip Not Included Violet 1966-08-24
Movie Mission to Caracas Muriel 1965-10-06
Movie The Hawk of the Caribbean Arica Mageiras 1964-04-04
Movie Le concerto de la peur Nora 1963-11-29
Movie Lemmy pour les dames Claudia 1962-03-21
Movie Time to Remember Unknown 1962-07-01
Movie The Terror of the Tongs Lee 1961-03-15
Movie Gerarchi si muore Rosalina Merletti 1961-03-01
Movie Circus of Horrors Nicole Vanet 1960-04-01
Movie Inn for Trouble Yvette Dupres 1960-01-31
Movie The Brides of Dracula Marianne Danielle 1960-07-07
Movie It Started in Naples Unknown 1960-08-06
Movie Spavaldi e innamorati Sylvia 1959-06-27
Movie Avventura a Capri 1959-04-14
Movie Quel tesoro di papà 1959-06-29
Movie Destinazione Sanremo Anna 1959-08-01
Series The Third Man Unknown 1959-10-02
Movie La cento chilometri Elena 1959-09-09
Movie Non sono più guaglione Nennella 1958-01-01
Movie 3 straniere a Roma 1958-11-02
Movie Love at First Sight Elvira 1958-04-17