miércoles, 4 de junio de 2008
The Prince Andrei Bolkonsky died
US actor and filmaker Mel Ferrer dies at 90 years old meanwhile he was sleeping in his home in Carpinteria, California. He starred "War and Peace"with his wife Audrey Hepburn, who also played in "Green Mansions", a romance of the tropical forest directed by Ferrer. Ferrer had started his actor career in Broadway as a chorus dancer in 1938, but he had to give up dancing because he contracted polio. He worked in radio and he made his first appearance in television in the drama titled "Lost Boundaries". He made famous playing a puppeteer in the popular musical "Lili" with the French actress Leslie Caron in 1953. He also produced the fantastic thriller "Wait Until Dark", in which Audrey Hepburn played a blind woman that had to escape harassment of killer thieves. He made more than 100 films and television movies.