Greek actress with 83 acting credits whose career has spanned 6 decades, beginning with Fallen Angels in 1948. Probaby best known in America for Zorba the Greek where she played a widow that has withstood her whole village, until Zorba star Alan Bates shows up.
1961 - Antigone
1964 - Moon-Spinners with Irene Papas
1971 - The Trojan Women - Irene Papas as Helen of Troy
Into the Dark - The Hidden World of Film Noir 1941-1950 -amazon.com
Universal Horrors: The Studio's Classic Films, 1931-1946, 2d ed.
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