Leonora Amar
Date of Birth
Mar 01, 1926
Birth Place:
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Biography

A Latin leading lady of extraordinary beauty, Leonora Amar graced a relative handful of movies in a career lasting less than a decade. Born Leonora Amaresco in Brazil, she was the daughter of a wealthy rancher of French descent, and decided on an acting career while still in her teens. She headed to Mexico City and was signed to a film contract in the late '40s. There she made a reported 16 movies...