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Yvonne Wilder


Born - 21 September 1937, New York City, USA
Died - 24 November 2021

A small, dark-haired (later light) scrunch-faced dancer, actress, comedian, painter and sculptor of Cuban heritage. Born Yvonne Othon, she danced in the original West Side Story and became friends with its co-star Rita Moreno. Films sporadic, although few could express surprise with such good effect: West Side Story (1961), Waterhole No.3 (1967), The Return of Count Yorga (1971), Lily (1974), Silent Movie (1976), Bloodbrothers (1978), Why Not Stay for Breakfast? (1979), The Last Married Couple in America (1980), Seems Like Old Times (1980), Sisters (1987) and Dorf Goes Fishing (1993), her last. Director Robert Kelljan was the third of her five husbands.