Marpessa Dawn

Biography

Marpessa Dawn (January 3, 1934 — August 25, 2008), also known as Gypsy Marpessa Dawn Menor was an American-born French actress, singer, and dancer. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania of African-American and Filipino heritage, she is best-remembered for her role as "Eurydice" in the film Black Orpheus....

4 titles Acting

5.3

Private Collections Collections privées

1979 · a siren

6.3

Sweet Movie

1974 · Mama Communa

Chérie Noire

1966 · Chérie

6.3

38-24-36 Canzoni Nel Mondo

1963 · Self

7.5

Black Orpheus Orfeu Negro

1959 · Eurydice

4.6

Womaneater

1958 · Native Girl