Date of Birth: 06/29/1921
Place of birth: London
Citizenship: United Kingdom
Screen Star 1950
Author: Ivan Matkovskiy
Born Jean Kent - then another who called `Joan Mildred Summerfield` (Joan Mildred Summerfield) - a family of actors variety Norman Field (Norman Field) and Nina Hoppe (Nina Norre) in Brixton, London (Brixton, London). In the footsteps of Joan`s parents went in the 10 years - it was then, in 1931, she first tried her hand as a dancer. Later, the girl came up with a stage name - Gene Carr (Jean Carr) - and got a job in the chorus of the London Windmill Theatre.
During the Second World Jin signed a contract with `Gainsborough Pictures`; while she was interrupted sravnitelnoneznachitelnymi roles, but that all changed in 1945 - it was then that Jean has played in the film `Fanny by Gaslight`. In the 1940s and 1950s, Jean played several roles of different levels in different film projects, after which completely switched to television filming.
In 1946, Jean Kent married Austrian actor Josef Ramarta (Josef Ramart); married they lived for 43 years, until his death Ramarta in 1989. Future spouses met while filming `Caravan` ( `Caravan`); best man at their wedding was the famous British actor Stewart Granger (Stewart Granger). Several times the couple starred in a movie together - except the title is already `` Caravan, as an example, a picture of `Trottie True`.
In 1974, Jean Kent became the main character of the next edition of the project `This Is Your Life`; much to the surprise itself Gene involved in its project known Irish presenter Eamonn Andrews (Eamonn Andrews).
A total of his career Jean Kent managed to play more than 35 roles in movies and on television. Select the most appropriate role it is now quite difficult; Some remember her `Caravan `, others - on the` Fanny by Gaslight `, others remember her in the film` Wicked Lady `(` The Wicked Lady `),` Madonna seven moons `(` Madonna of the Seven Moons `) and` version Brauninga` ( `The Browning Version`). The last movie became quite famous adaptation of the play and, in many ways, truly deserves the title of the brightest work Kent - just to mention that along with Jin in it starred Michael Redgrave himself (Michael Redgrave).
On November 30 2013, Jean Kent died at West Suffolk Hospital (West Suffolk); cause of death was transferred a few days before this fall. At the time of the death of British actress was 92 years old.