ABOUT YUL BRYNNER (1920 - 1985)
Leading actor (easily recognized by his bald head) who's background
is unknown, although some believe he was a gypsy. Yul Brynner adopted
America as his home after performing in a Paris circus as a acrobat.
Real name was Youl Bryner.
During World War 2 Yul Brynner put his fluent French and Russian
to work on the Voice of America. He did some television directing.
Yul Brynner achieved great fame in the stage and film productions
of THE KING AND I.
His many outstanding credits include:
PORT OF NEW YORK
THE TEN COMMANDMENTS
THE BROTHERS KARAMAZOV
THE SOUND AND THE FURY
SOLOMON AND SHEBA
INVITATION TO A GUNFIGHTER
THE POPPY IS ALSO A FLOWER
CAST A CIANT SHADOW
RETURN OF THE SEVEN
THE LONG DUEL
THE MADWOMAN OF CHAILLOT
THE MAGIC CHRISTIAN
THE LIGHT AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD
THE ULTIMATE WARRIOR