|Birth: ||Nov. 25, 1902|
Perm Krai, Russia
|Death: ||Oct. 23, 1983|
Los Angeles County
Tamara Shayne (Nikoulina) Tamiroff.
(Тамара Шейн [Никулина] [Тамирова])
Actress. Wife of Akim Tamiroff (actor) and brother of Konstantin Shayne (actor).
She is best remembered as Al Jolson's mother in "The Jolson Story'' and ''Jolson Sings Again."
She appeared in the following U.S. films.
1. Romanoff and Juliet (1961) Evdokia Romanoff
2. Anastasia (1956) Xenia
3. Tonight We Sing (1953) Customer
4. I Can Get It for You Wholesale (1951) Mrs. Cooper
5. Jolson Sings Again (1950) Mama Yoelson
6. Black Magic (1949) Maria Balsamo
7. The Red Danube (1949) Helena Nagard
8. Thieves' Highway (1949) Parthena Garcos
9. Walk a Crooked Mile (1948) Landlady
10. The Snake Pit (1948) Asylum inmate
She also appeared in European films along with her husband Akim Tamiroff.
Akim Tamiroff (1899 - 1972)
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Created by: R.C.
Record added: Jul 29, 2013
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