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Antonia Rey

Actress

Born - 12 October 1926, Havana, Cuba
Died - 21 March 2019

Dark-haired, full-featured Cuban actress, a superstar of Havana theatreland who fled the Castro regime in the early 1960s, and resumed her career on the New York stage, before becoming a Hollywood character actress, mostly in motherly roles. Born Maria Antonia Francesch, her father died before she arrived and she took her mother's surname. Once in Hollywood, she soon established herself as a reliable supporting actress: Coogan's Bluff (1968), Popi (1969), Doc (1971), Klute (1971), To Find a Man (1972), The Lords of Flatbush (1974), The Money (1976), King of the Gypsies (1978), Hair (1979), The Changeling (1980), The Clairvoyant (1982), Moscow on the Hudson (1984), Wise Guys (1986), White Hot (1988), Jacob's Ladder (1990), True Colors (1991), Chain of Desire (1992), Only You (1994), Kiss Me, Guido (1997), Gloria (1999), Pinero (2001), The Reality Trap (2005), Match (2013) and Alto (2015), her last. She died from natural causes.