Biography

Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987) was an American film actress and dancer who attained fame during the 1940s as one of the era's top stars. She appeared in 61 films over 37 years and is listed as one of the American Film Institute's Greatest Stars of All Time.

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Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987) was an American film actress and dancer who attained fame during the 1940s as one of the era's top stars. She appeared in 61 films over 37 years and is listed as one of the American Film Institute's Greatest Stars of All Time.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Rita Hayworth, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 77

Birthday 1918-10-17

Day of Death 1987-05-14

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • The Love Goddess
  • Rita Cansino
  • Margarita Carmen Cansino
  • Рита Хэйворт

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 3-D Rarities as Miss Sadie Thompson (archive footage)
2003 Rita as (archive footage)
2002 Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer as Herself (archive footage)
1996 The Good, The Bad, and the Beautiful as Herself (Archive Footage, Uncredited)
1990 Rita Hayworth: Dancing Into the Dream
1972 The Wrath of God as Señora De La Plata
1971 V.I.P. Schaukel(1 episode)
1970 Road to Salina as Mara
1970 The Naked Zoo as Mrs. Golden
1968 The Bastard as Martha
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In(1 episode)
1967 The Rover as Caterina
1966 Poppies Are Also Flowers as Monique Marko
1965 The Money Trap as Rosalie Kelly
1964 Circus World as Lili Alfredo
1964 The Odyssey of Rita Hayworth as Herself
1962 The Happy Thieves as Eve Lewis
1959 The Story on Page One as Josephine Brown / Jo Morris
1959 They Came to Cordura as Adelaide Geary
1958 Separate Tables as Ann Shankland
1957 Pal Joey as Vera Simpson
1957 Fire Down Below as Irena
1954 Champagne Safari as herself
1953 Miss Sadie Thompson as Sadie Thompson
1953 Salome as Princess Salome
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)
1952 Affair in Trinidad as Chris Emery
1948 The Loves of Carmen as Carmen
1947 The Lady from Shanghai as Elsa Bannister
1947 Down to Earth as Terpsichore / Kitty Pendleton
1946 Gilda as Gilda Mundson Farrell
1945 Tonight and Every Night as Rosalind Bruce
1944 Cover Girl as Rusty Parker / Maribelle Hicks (flashback sequence)
1943 Show-Business at War as Herself
1942 You Were Never Lovelier as Maria Acuña
1942 Tales of Manhattan as Ethel Halloway
1942 My Gal Sal as Sally Elliott
1941 Breakdowns of 1941 as Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
1941 You'll Never Get Rich as Sheila Winthrop
1941 Blood and Sand as Dona Sol
1941 Affectionately Yours as Irene Malcolm
1941 The Strawberry Blonde as Virginia Brush
1940 Angels Over Broadway as Nina Barona
1940 The Lady in Question as Natalie Roguin
1940 Susan and God as Leonora Stubbs
1940 Blondie on a Budget as Joan Forrester,
1940 Music in My Heart as Patricia O'Malley
1939 Only Angels Have Wings as Judy MacPherson
1939 The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt as Karen
1939 Homicide Bureau as J.G. Bliss
1938 The Renegade Ranger as Judith Alvarez
1938 Juvenile Court as Marcia Adams
1938 Convicted as Jerry Wheeler
1938 There's Always A Woman as Mary - Ketterling's Secretary (uncredited)
1938 Who Killed Gail Preston? as Gail Preston
1938 Special Inspector as Patricia Lane
1937 The Shadow as Mary Gillespie
1937 Paid to Dance as Betty Morgan
1937 Life Begins with Love as Dinner Guest's Girl Friend (uncredited)
1937 The Game That Kills as Betty Holland
1937 Girls Can Play as Sue Collins
1937 Criminals of the Air as Rita Owens
1937 Trouble In Texas as Carmen Serano
1937 Hit the Saddle as Rita
1937 Old Louisiana as Angela Gonzales as Rita Cansino
1936 Rebellion as Paula Castillo
1936 Meet Nero Wolfe as Maria Maringola
1936 Dancing Pirate as Specialty Dancer (uncredited)
1936 Human Cargo as Carmen Zoro
1935 Professional Soldier as Gypsy Dancer (uncredited)
1935 Paddy O'Day as Tamara Petrovitch
1935 Hi, Gaucho! as Dolores
1935 Dante's Inferno as Dancer
1935 Charlie Chan in Egypt as Nayda
1935 Under the Pampas Moon as Carmen
1934 Cruz Diablo as Extra (uncredited)
1926 La Fiesta as Herself (uncredited)

Production

1962 The Happy ThievesProducer
1953 SalomeProducer

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