Sylvia Kristel (Born September 28, 1952 in Utrecht, Netherlands-) is a Dutch actress and model. When she was 17 she began modelling. She entered the Miss TV Europe contest, in 1973, and won. She has an IQ of 164, thus, was able to skip four grades in school. She speaks Dutch, English, French and Italian. Throughout the mid-1970s she dated Belgian writer Hugo Claus. She gained international attention in her role as Ms. Regina Copoletta for the 1983 film Private Lessons. However, she may be most memorable as Emmanuelle in various films from the series. She has a son named Arthur, who is also an actor.
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She has a son named Arthur, who is also an actor. Mayer named the actress Hedy Lamarr after Barbara La Marr, who had been one of his favourite actresses. However, she may be most memorable as Emmanuelle in various films from the series. In the 1930s, Louis B. Regina Copoletta for the 1983 film Private Lessons. The child was renamed Don Gallery and grew up to become an actor and a sometime boyfriend of Elizabeth Taylor; he now lives in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. She gained international attention in her role as Ms. Some years after her death, it was revealed that she had mothered an illegitimate son, Marvin Carville La Marr, who was adopted after her death by the actress Zasu Pitts and her husband, film executive Tom Gallery.
Throughout the mid-1970s she dated Belgian writer Hugo Claus. At the time of her death she was married to the actor Jack Dougherty. She speaks Dutch, English, French and Italian. Lamarr married for the first time at the age of seventeen, and during her short life was married five times. She has an IQ of 164, thus, was able to skip four grades in school. The newspapers of the day referred to her as "The Girl Too Beautiful To Live", a slight variation on the title that had been closely associated with her. She entered the Miss TV Europe contest, in 1973, and won. She died from tuberculosis and nephritis in Altadena, California and was interred in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
When she was 17 she began modelling. During this time she became addicted to heroin, and her addiction, combined with her busy social life and gruelling work commitments took their toll on her health. Sylvia Kristel (Born September 28, 1952 in Utrecht, Netherlands-) is a Dutch actress and model. Her film career flourished, but she also embraced the Hollywood nightlife, remarking in an interview that she slept no more than two hours a night, as life was too short to waste on sleep. Over the next few years she acted frequently in films, and was widely publicised as "The Most Beautiful Girl In The World". After marrying and moving with her husband to New York, New York, La Marr found employment writing screenplays and her association with movie makers led to her returning to Los Angeles and making her film debut as an actress in 1920.
Changing her name to Barbara La Marr, she continued working on the fringes of showbusiness, but at that time her main ambition was to become a writer. While still in her teens she was arrested for dancing in a burlesque club. After spending her early years in a small town, she was impressed by the nightlife of the rapidly growing Los Angeles. She was known after her adoption as Rheatha Dale Watson.
Born in Yakima, Washington, La Marr moved with her adoptive parents to California while in her early teens. Barbara La Marr (July 28, 1896 - January 30, 1926) was an American film actress.