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Maia Morgenstern

A Romanian film and stage actress,  described by Florin Mitu of AMOS News as "a symbol of Romanian theater and film".  In the English-speaking world, she is probably best known for the role of Mary, the mother of Jesus, in Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ. In Romania, she has been nationally known since her 1992 role as Nela in Balanţa, a film known in the United States as The Oak, set during the waning days of Communist Romania. Description above from the Wikipedia article Maia Morgenstern, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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May 1, 1962 In Bucharest, Romania
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Secret of Bacchus 1984-03-05
Latest Project:
Movie The Passion of the Christ: Resurrection 2022
Known For
Poster of The Passion of the Christ: Resurrection
Poster of What About Love
Poster of High Strung
Poster of Iubire elenã
Movie The Passion of the Christ: Resurrection Mary 2022
Movie What About Love Sister Martina 2021-02-12
Movie The New Gospel Mother Mary 2020-09-07
Movie The Goat and Her Three Kids Capra 2019-06-05
Series Sacrificiul Eva 2019-09-11
Movie Lucania - Land blood and magic Unknown 2019-06-20
Movie The Bra Fidan 2018-01-01
Movie Isha Mother 2018-10-12
Movie Fault Condition Unknown 2018-02-23
Movie Far from Here Donna 2017-03-31
Movie High Strung Markova 2016-04-08
Movie Exodus to Shanghai Mrs. Morgenstern 2015-11-09
Movie Carmen Dr. Janos 2013-08-18
Movie Miss Christina Mrs. Moscu 2013-11-01
Movie Iubire elenã Unknown 2012-05-18
Movie The End of Silence Anne 2011-12-07
Movie Green Moon Simona 2010-04-15
Movie Eva Maria 2010-08-01
Movie Black Sea Madalina 2009-01-30
Movie One second of life Unknown 2009-04-17
Series Aniela Maica Irina 2009-09-14
Movie My Mother, My Bride And I Bogdana 2008-01-01
Movie Margo Unknown 2006-09-01
Movie Mansfeld Mrs. Mansfeld 2006-09-14
Movie L'homme pressé Bonne de Bois de Rose 2005-03-28
Movie 15 Irene 2005-10-21
Movie Orient Express Amalia Frunzetti 2004-09-24
Movie The Big Question Herself 2004-02-25
Movie The Passion of the Christ Mary 2004-02-25
Movie Rose's Songs Olga 2003-03-19
Movie Bed of Procust Doamna T 2001-01-01
Movie Dark Prince: The True Story of Dracula Woman at Fountain 2000-10-31
Movie The Death Triangle Regina Maria 1999-05-21
Movie Fata în fata Unknown 1999-01-01
Movie The Witman Boys Mrs. Witman 1997-03-21
Movie The Man of the Day Unknown 1997-11-14
Movie The Seventh Room Edith Stein 1996-06-06
Movie Ulysses' Gaze Ulysses' Wives 1995-10-12
Movie Nostradamus Helen 1994-01-01
Movie Earth's Most Beloved Son Matilda 1993-03-20
Movie Betrayal Maia Morgenstern 1993-11-24
Movie Casa din vis Vica 1992-01-13
Movie The Oak Nela 1992-09-16
Movie Forgotten by God Unknown 1990-01-01
Movie Those Who Pay with Their Lives Unknown 1989-01-01
Movie Maria and the Sea Maria 1988-01-01
Movie The Season of Love Unknown 1987-08-04
Movie The Secret of Bacchus Coca 1984-03-05
Movie Chained Justice Floraea 1984-09-10
Movie Prea cald pentru luna mai Dorina 1984-12-14