Bacall


Bacall
Ba|call, Lau|ren
(1924- ) a US actress who was married to Humphrey Bogart. She appeared with him in the films To Have and Have Not and The Big Sleep, and in many other films and plays.

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  • Bacall —   [bə kɔːl], Lauren, eigentlich Betty Joan Perske [ pəːskɪ], amerikanische Filmschauspielerin, * New York 16. 9. 1924; spielte häufig mit H. Bogart (mit diesem seit 1945 verheiratet); seit 1966 auch am Broadway erfolgreiche Darstellerin.   Filme …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Bacall — Bacall, Lauren …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bacall — Lauren Bacall, 1944 Lauren Bacall (* 16. September 1924 in New York City; eigentlich Betty Joan Weinstein Perske) ist eine US amerikanische Schauspielerin. Sie hat einen Stern auf dem Hollywood Walk of Fame. Inhaltsver …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bacall — n. family name; Lauren Bacall (born 1924 as Betty Joan Perske), American actress who acted opposite Humphrey Bogart in numerous movies (becoming his wife after their first movie together) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bacall — /beuh kawl /, n. Lauren (Betty Joan Perske), born 1924, U.S. actress. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bacall — Ba•call [[t]bəˈkɔl[/t]] n. big Lauren(Betty Joan Perske), born 1924, U.S. actress …   From formal English to slang

  • Bacall — /bəˈkɔl/ (say buh kawl) noun Lauren (born Betty Joan Perske), born 1924, US film and stage actor …   Australian English dictionary

  • Bacall — /beuh kawl /, n. Lauren (Betty Joan Perske), born 1924, U.S. actress …   Useful english dictionary

  • BACALL, LAUREN — (Betty Joan Perske; 1924– ), U.S. actress. Born in New York, Bacall studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and then turned to modeling. She was featured on the cover of Harper s Bazaar and within one month had a Hollywood contract. At… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Bacall to Arms — is a 1946 Warner Bros. cartoon in the Merrie Melodies series. It was directed by Bob Clampett. No voice characterizations are credited. Mel Blanc s voice is recognizable as a fat theater patron. According to IMDB, an actor named Dave Barry… …   Wikipedia


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