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Yul Brynner

  • Jul 11, 1920 - Oct 10, 1985 (age 65)
  • 5' 8" (1.73 m)
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1999
Award1999

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "The King and I [A Decca Broadway Original Cast]".
1985
Yul Brynner
PersonalOctober 1985

Yul Brynner

Yul Brynner passed away.
Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre
Award1985

Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre

Won award for "The King and I".
Tony Award
1983
Kathy Lee
MarriageApril 1983

Kathy Lee

Kathy Lee is an actress, known for Sahyeongsaje (1982). She …
Kathy Lee is an actress, known for Sahyeongsaje (1982). She was previously married to Yul Brynner.
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1977
Nomination1977

Outstanding Actor in a Musical

Nominated for "The King And I".
Drama Desk Award
1976
Death Rage
MovieOct 22, 1976

Death Rage

A retired hit-man decides to take one last job to avenge the …
A retired hit-man decides to take one last job to avenge the murder of his brother by a mafia gang. An eager would-be mobster helps him.
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Futureworld
MovieJul 14, 1976

Futureworld

Two reporters, Tracy and Chuck, get a message from a third …
Two reporters, Tracy and Chuck, get a message from a third one who discovered something about "Futureworld" and was killed before he could tell anyone about it. They visit Futureworld to find out what he knew.
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1975
The Ultimate Warrior
MovieOct 2, 1975

The Ultimate Warrior

Virus holocaust is not the only plague that threatens our …
Virus holocaust is not the only plague that threatens our future. New York City, 2012 A.D. In a plague devastated world, one tired man finds a reason to fight.
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Melody Brynner
Child1975

Melody Brynner

Melody Brynner born.
1974
Mia Brynner
Child1974

Mia Brynner

Mia Brynner born.
1973
Westworld
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MovieAug 17, 1973

Westworld

Westworld is a 1973 American science fiction Western …
Westworld is a 1973 American science fiction Western thriller film written and directed by Michael Crichton. Its plot concerns amusement park androids that malfunction and begin killing visitors. It stars Yul Brynner as an android in a futuristic Western-themed amusement park, and Richard Benjamin and James Brolin as guests of the park.
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Westworld
MovieAug 15, 1973

Westworld

An amusement park for rich vacationers. The park …
An amusement park for rich vacationers. The park provides its customers a way to live out their fantasies through the use of robots that provide anything they want. Two of the vacationers choose a wild west adventure. However, after a computer breakdown, they find that they are now being stalked by a rogue robot gun-slinger.
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Night Flight from Moscow
MovieApr 5, 1973

Night Flight from Moscow

A Soviet diplomat hatches a …
A Soviet diplomat hatches a complicated plan to enable him to defect to the West.
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1972
Fuzz
MovieJul 14, 1972

Fuzz

Police in Boston search for a mad bomber trying to extort …
Police in Boston search for a mad bomber trying to extort money from the city.
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1971
Catlow
MovieOct 1, 1971

Catlow

Marshall Cowan and the mercenary Miller are both separately …
Marshall Cowan and the mercenary Miller are both separately hunting the outlaw Catlow. During the Civil War both Cowan and the always smiling Catlow were comrades. Catlow helps Cowan, when he is wounded in the right leg by an arrow from the Apaches, despite Cowan hunting him. Catlow escapes with help of his gang. Catlow then robs a Mexican gold shipment, worth $ 2,000,000. Catlow flees with the stolen gold through the dangerous territory of the Apaches who, besides Miller, Cowan and the Mexican cavalry, are hunting for him and his gang of outlaws.
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Jacqueline de Croisset
MarriageSeptember 1971

Jacqueline de Croisset

Married Jacqueline de Croisset.
The Light at the Edge of the World
MovieJul 16, 1971

The Light at the Edge of the World

A ruthless pirate captures the …
A ruthless pirate captures the keeper of a lighthouse, in the most southern city in Argentina. His goal is obvious and horrific. He plans to control the lighthouses signals in a way that the passing ships will be crushed on the rocks.
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1970
Adiós, Sabata
MovieSep 30, 1970

Adiós, Sabata

In Mexico, during the rule of the self-proclaimed Emperor of …
In Mexico, during the rule of the self-proclaimed Emperor of Mexico Maximillian (1864-1867), Mexican revolutionaries and Republican forces try to bring former Mexican President Benito Juárez back to power. The United States in neutral and is going through the pains of the American Civil War. Mexican guerrilla leader Señor Ocaño hires gunfighter Sabata to steal a wagon-load of gold from Emperor Maximillian's Austrian and French forces. When Sabata and his friends, Escudo and Ballantine, finally get their hands on a wagon, they discover it's full of sand rather than gold. They suspect that the gold was stolen by Austrian Colonel Skimmel. Therefore, Sabata and his partners set out to find the gold and give it to the Mexican revolutionaries.
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Jacqueline de Croisset
Relationship1970

Jacqueline de Croisset

Started dating Jacqueline de Croisset.
1969
The Madwoman of Chaillot
MovieOct 12, 1969

The Madwoman of Chaillot

The Madwoman of Chaillot is …
The Madwoman of Chaillot is a 1969 American satirical film made by Commonwealth United Entertainment and distributed by Warner Bros.-Seven Arts. It was directed by Bryan Forbes and produced by Ely A. Landau with Anthony B. Unger as associate producer. The screenplay was by Edward Anhalt, adapted by Maurice Valency from the celebrated play La Folle de Chaillot by Jean Giraudoux via the English adaptation The Madwoman of Chaillot. The music score was by Michael J. Lewis and the cinematography by Burnett Guffey and Claude Renoir.
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Battle of Neretva
MovieOct 7, 1969

Battle of Neretva

World war two drama about the 1943 battle around the …
World war two drama about the 1943 battle around the Neretva River between Axis forces and Yugoslav partisan units.
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The File of the Golden Goose
MovieJun 1, 1969

The File of the Golden Goose

U.S. Agent Novak and …
U.S. Agent Novak and Scotland Yard Officer Thompson go undercover to infiltrate a counterfeit organization.
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1968
Villa Rides
MovieMay 29, 1968

Villa Rides

Mexican rebel Pancho Villa lead a revolution helped by an …
Mexican rebel Pancho Villa lead a revolution helped by an American aviator imprisonned in Mexico.
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1967
The Long Duel
MovieJul 27, 1967

The Long Duel

To protest against British oppression and tyranny a …
To protest against British oppression and tyranny a tribal leader becomes a bandit.
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The Double Man
MovieApr 25, 1967

The Double Man

In a complex piece of espionage the Russian secret service …
In a complex piece of espionage the Russian secret service attempts to kidnap a high ranking officer in the CIA and replace him with a double of its own.
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1966
Triple Cross
MovieDec 9, 1966

Triple Cross

The 1967 film Triple Cross is a marvelous mystery wrapped …
The 1967 film Triple Cross is a marvelous mystery wrapped in spicy suspense. This is the story from the life of Eddie Chapman. This is a reconstructed autobiography of a British safecracker. When WWII broke out this safecracker was already in prison. The Germans had occupied the area and Chapman makes the offer to actually work for them. The condition is that they must set him free. He would then be sent as a spy to England. He is even willing to become a double agent in trade for his freedom.
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Return of the Seven
MovieOct 19, 1966

Return of the Seven

Return of the Seven, later marketed as Return of the Magnificent …
Return of the Seven, later marketed as Return of the Magnificent Seven, is a 1966 American-Spanish Western film, and the first sequel The Magnificent Seven (1960). Yul Brynner, who reprises his role as Chris Adams, is the sole returning cast member from the original film, while Robert Fuller, Julian Mateos and Elisa Montés replace Steve McQueen, Horst Buchholz and Rosenda Monteros as Vinn Tanner, Chico and Petra respectively.
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Cast a Giant Shadow
MovieMar 30, 1966

Cast a Giant Shadow

An American Army officer is recruited by Jews in …
An American Army officer is recruited by Jews in Palestine to help them form an army. The surrounding Arab countries are opposed to the creation of the state of Israel. He is made commander of the Israeli forces just before the war begins.
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1965
Morituri
MovieAug 25, 1965

Morituri

A war pacifist is blackmailed to pose as an SS officer and to …
A war pacifist is blackmailed to pose as an SS officer and to disable the scuttling explosives on freighter carrying rubber cargo to be captured by the Allies.
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1964
Invitation to a Gunfighter
MovieOct 14, 1964

Invitation to a Gunfighter

In New Mexico, a …
In New Mexico, a Confederate veteran returns home to find his fiancée married to a Union soldier, his Yankee neighbors rallied against him and his property sold by the local banker who then hires a gunman to kill him.
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Flight from Ashiya
MovieMar 25, 1964

Flight from Ashiya

A flight crew tries to save the survivors of a shipwreck off …
A flight crew tries to save the survivors of a shipwreck off the coast of Japan during a raging typhoon.
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1963
Kings of the Sun
MovieDec 18, 1963

Kings of the Sun

On the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, the Native American tribe of …
On the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, the Native American tribe of chief Black Eagle clashes with the Mayan tribe of king Balam.
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1962
Taras Bulba
MovieNov 21, 1962

Taras Bulba

A "Romeo and Juliet" story that takes place in the late 16c. …
A "Romeo and Juliet" story that takes place in the late 16c. Ukraine. Taras has settled into comfortable farm life after years of adventures and swashbuckling with his cossack companions. Though not wealthy, he is able to send his son Andrei away to a Polish school. At this time the Poles are overlords of Ukraine and the origin of the cossacks is struggle of the Ukrainian serfs to free themselves and their land of Polish domination. Toward this end Taras hopes that his son will be educated in the ways of the enemy. Instead, Andrei falls in love with the daughter of a Polish nobleman, setting the stage for a clash between love, family honor, and a struggle for national identity.
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Victoria Brynner
ChildNovember 1962

Victoria Brynner

Victoria Brynner is known for her work on Eye of the Widow …
Victoria Brynner is known for her work on Eye of the Widow (1991), California King (2008) and America's Next Top Model (2003).
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Escape from Zahrain
MovieApr 23, 1962

Escape from Zahrain

A hunted revolutionary leads a rag tag group of individuals …
A hunted revolutionary leads a rag tag group of individuals through the desert in an attempt to elude the security forces and escape the fictitious Arab country of Zahrain.
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1960
The Magnificent Seven
MovieOct 12, 1960

The Magnificent Seven

Seven gunfighters are hired …
Seven gunfighters are hired by Mexican peasants to liberate their village from oppressive bandits.
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Surprise Package
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MovieSep 22, 1960

Surprise Package

An American gangster is exiled from the United States for …
An American gangster is exiled from the United States for criminal activity and is sent back to the Greek island where he was born. Once on the island, he is watched by a corrupt local police chief. Upon meeting an exiled king, he attempts to purchase the king's family jewels for a million dollars. However, when he wires for the money to his associates back home, they double cross him and send him a beautiful gun moll instead.
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Doris Kleiner
MarriageMarch 1960

Doris Kleiner

Doris Kleiner is an actress, known for Guns for Hire: The …
Doris Kleiner is an actress, known for Guns for Hire: The Making of 'The Magnificent Seven' (2000) and Yul Brynner: The Man Who Was King (1995). She was previously married to Yul Brynner.
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Once More, with Feeling!
MovieFeb 11, 1960

Once More, with Feeling!

Victor Fabian is a musical …
Victor Fabian is a musical genius whose eccentricities are kept in check by his wife, until she discovers him "auditioning" a sultry young pianist. She walks out on him and his career promptly starts skidding. The temperamental maestro must again win his scorned wife.
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1959
Solomon and Sheba
MovieOct 27, 1959

Solomon and Sheba

After becoming king of ancient Israel, Solomon faces threats …
After becoming king of ancient Israel, Solomon faces threats coming from his jealous dispossessed brother Adonijah, the Egyptian Pharaoh and the scheming Queen of Sheba.
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The Sound and the Fury
MovieMar 27, 1959

The Sound and the Fury

Loosely based on the William …
Loosely based on the William Faulkner novel, this movie follows the lives and passions of the Compsons: a once-proud Southern family now just barely scraping by both financially and emotionally. Howard passes the time in a bottle; his brother Bengy is child in a man's body; sister Caddy has come crawling home after years of being kept by a string of "admirers". Only Jason, the cruel, cold-hearted adopted head of the family, and Quentin, who was abandoned at birth by Caddy, have the fire and the fury needed to put the family back on its feet again.
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The Journey
MovieFeb 11, 1959

The Journey

A British woman trying to escape Hungary with her freedom …
A British woman trying to escape Hungary with her freedom fighter lover and a group of Westerners, as the Soviet Union moves to crush the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, finds herself the obsession of an enigmatic Communist officer.
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Lark Brynner
Child1959

Lark Brynner

Lark Brynner born.
1958
The Buccaneer
MovieDec 1, 1958

The Buccaneer

During the War of 1812 against the United Kingdom of Great …
During the War of 1812 against the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland: General Andrew Jackson has only 1,200 men left to defend New Orleans when he learns that a British fleet will arrive with 60 ships and 16,000 men to take the city. In this situation an island near the city becomes strategically important to both parties, but it's inhabited by the last big buccaneer: Jean Lafitte. Although Lafitte never attacks American ships, the governor hates him for selling merchandise without taxes - and is loved by the citizens for the same reason. When the big fight gets nearer, Lafitte is drawn between the fronts. His heart belongs to America, but his people urge him to join the party that's more likely to win.
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The Brothers Karamazov
MovieFeb 20, 1958

The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov is a …
The Brothers Karamazov is a 1958 film made by MGM, based on Fyodor Dostoevsky's novel The Brothers Karamazov. It was directed by Richard Brooks and produced by Pandro S. Berman. The screenplay was by Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein and Richard Brooks. It was entered into the 1958 Cannes Film Festival. The brothers are played by Yul Brynner, Richard Basehart and William Shatner in his film debut.
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1956
Anastasia
MovieDec 13, 1956

Anastasia

An opportunistic Russian businessman tries to pass a …
An opportunistic Russian businessman tries to pass a mysterious impostor as the Grand Duchess Anastasia. But she is so convincing in her performance that even the biggest skeptics believe her.
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The Ten Commandments
MovieOct 5, 1956

The Ten Commandments

To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharaoh, Rameses I, …
To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharaoh, Rameses I, condemning all newborn Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt, Moses' fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
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The King and I
MovieJun 28, 1956

The King and I

A British schoolteacher (Deborah Kerr) culture-clashes, then …
A British schoolteacher (Deborah Kerr) culture-clashes, then falls in love, with the King of Siam (Yul Brynner) in this film adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical classic.
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Best Actor
Nomination1956

Best Actor

Nominated for "The King and I".
Academy Award
Best Actor
Award1956

Best Actor

Won award for "Anastasia".
National Board of Review Award
Best Actor
Award1956

Best Actor

Won award for "The King and I".
Academy Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Nomination1956

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or C…

Nominated for "The King and I".
Golden Globe Award
1952
Best Featured Actor in a Musical
Award1952

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

Won award for "The King and I".
Tony Award
Best Featured Actor in a Musical
Nomination1952

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

Nominated for "The King and I".
Tony Award
1949
Port of New York
MovieNov 28, 1949

Port of New York

Two narcotics agents go after a gang of murderous drug …
Two narcotics agents go after a gang of murderous drug dealers who use ships docking at the New York harbor to smuggle in their contraband.
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1946
Rock Brynner
ChildDecember 1946

Rock Brynner

Rock Brynner is known for his work on The Last Waltz (1978), …
Rock Brynner is known for his work on The Last Waltz (1978), Retro Report (2013) and Yul Brynner: The Man Who Was King (1995).
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1944
Virginia Gilmore
MarriageSeptember 1944

Virginia Gilmore

Virginia Gilmore (born Sherman Virginia Poole, July 26, 1919 …
Virginia Gilmore (born Sherman Virginia Poole, July 26, 1919 – March 28, 1986) was an American film, stage, and television actress.
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1943
Virginia Gilmore
Relationship1943

Virginia Gilmore

Virginia Gilmore (born Sherman Virginia Poole, July 26, 1919 …
Virginia Gilmore (born Sherman Virginia Poole, July 26, 1919 – March 28, 1986) was an American film, stage, and television actress.
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1920
Yul Brynner
BirthJuly 1920

Yul Brynner

Yul Brynner was born.
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