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Irene Papas
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    (September 3, 1926- )
    Born in Chilimodion, Greece
    Birth name was Irini Lelekou
    Appeared in 'Dead City' (1951), 'The Guns of Navarone' (1961), 'Antigone' (1961), 'Zorba the Greek' (1964), 'Z' (1969), 'Anne of the Thousand Days' (1969), 'The Trojan Women' (1971), 'Moses the Lawgiver' (1974), 'Mohammed, Messenger of God' (1976), 'Christ Stopped at Eboli' (1979), 'The Odyssey' (1997) and 'Captain Corelli's Mandolin' (2001)
    Recorded the albums 'Odes' (1979) and 'Rhapsodies' (1986)
    Her two marriages ended with a divorce and an annulment.
    She had an affair with Marlon Brando.
    Her heavy-breathing vocal on the song 'Infinity' by Aphrodite's Child was considered so lewd by Polydor Records executives that the album's release was held up for two years.
    She recorded an album of songs co-written by Arianna Huffington.
    Katharine Hepburn called her 'one of the best actresses in the history of cinema.'
    She was named best actress by the National Board of Review for 'The Trojan Women' (1971).
    She went into exile in Italy when Greece was ruled by a military junta, whom she referred to as 'the fourth reich.'

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