Maria Amalia "Melina" Mercouri (born in Athens, Greece, October 18, 1920, died March 6, 1994) acted in movies like Never on Sunday (1960), Phaedra (1962) with Anthony Perkins, Topkapi (1964), Promise at Dawn (1970) all directed by her husband Jules Dassin. She was directed by Michael Cacoyannis in her film debut, Stella (1955), by Joseph Losey in The Gypsy and the Gentleman (1958).
Golden Globe AwardsAwards Database
Best Actress - Motion Picture - DramaPromise at Dawn
Actress In A Leading Role - Musical Or ComedyTopkapi
Best Actress - Motion Picture - DramaPhaedra