Maria Montez

American Actress Maria Montez

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María Montez (June 6, 1912 – September 7, 1951) was a Dominican-born motion picture actress who gained fame and popularity in the 1940s as an exotic beauty starring in a series of filmed-in-Technicolor costume adventure films. Her screen image was that of a hot-blooded Latin seductress, dressed in fanciful costumes and sparkling jewels. She became so identified with these adventure epics that she became known as "The Queen of Technicolor." Over her career, Montez appeared in 26 films, 21 of which were made in North America and five in Europe.

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Birth Date
Age 39
Barahona, Dominican Republic
  • Actor
Film Industry

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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
1942 Arabian Nights United States Scherazade Actor 0.00