Maria Montez

Born in June 6th, 1912

From Barahona, Dominican Republic

Maria Montez Biography

María Montez (June 6, 1912 – September 7, 1951) was a Dominican-born motion picture actress who gained fame and popularity in the 1940s as an exotic beauty starring in a series of filmed-in-Technicolor costume adventure films. Her screen image was that of a hot-blooded Latin seductress, dressed in fanciful costumes and sparkling jewels. She became so identified with these adventure epics that she became known as "The Queen of Technicolor.

" Over her career, Montez appeared in 26 films, 21 of which were made in North America and five in Europe.

Maria Montez Filmography

Amore e sangue Poster
April 5, 1951
Siren of Atlantis Poster
January 1, 1949
Pirates of Monterey Poster
December 1, 1947
The Exile Poster
October 17, 1947
Tangier Poster
June 6, 1946
Sudan Poster
April 18, 1945
Bowery to Broadway Poster
November 3, 1944
Gypsy Wildcat Poster
August 2, 1944