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Foch in 1949

Source: Wikipedia

Nina Foch /niːnə.fɑːʃ/ (born Nina Consuelo Maud Fock; April 20, 1924 – December 5, 2008) was a Dutch-born American actress of film, stage, and television. After signing a contract with Columbia Pictures at age nineteen, the tall, blonde Foch became a regular in the studio's horror pictures and film noirs before establishing herself as a leading lady in the mid-1940s through the 1950s, often playing roles as cool, aloof sophisticates. Her career spanned six decades, consisting of over fifty feature films and over one hundred television appearances.

Fact file

  • Born: Nina Consuelo Maud Fock April 20, 1924 Leiden, South Holland, Netherlands
  • Died: December 5, 2008 (aged 84) Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Cause of death: Myelodysplastic syndrome
  • Resting place: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale
  • Occupation: Actress, drama teacher
  • Years active: 1943–2007
  • Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
  • Spouse(s): James Lipton (1954–59; divorced) Dennis Brito (1959–64; divorced) Michael Dewell (1967–93; divorced)
  • Children: Dirk De Brito (b. 1964)
  • Parent(s): Dirk Fock (father) Consuelo Flowerton (mother)

Read more about Nina Foch at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Joel Rosenzweig, TV Director, Brother of Producer Barney Rosenzweig, Dies at 66
Variety, 2014-11-03 21:47:34
Joel Rosenzweig, who directed television series including “Cagney & Lacey,” “The Trials of Rosie O’Neill,” “Christy,” “Buck James” and “Falcon Crest,” died at his home in Richardson, Texas. He was 66. At USC in 1970, Rosenzweig, guided by Oscar winner and acting mentor Nina Foch, was deemed “able to do ...

Nina Foch's work lives on
Variety, 2010-11-15 10:00:00
Film News: Former students release DVD of actress's USC teaching career -- At 19, Randal Kleiser knew that Nina Foch was the best teacher he'd ever had.

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