Tina Aumont

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Tina Aumont
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Aumont in Fellini's Casanova (1976)
Maria Christina Aumont

(1946-02-14)February 14, 1946
DiedOctober 28, 2006(2006-10-28) (aged 60)
Resting place Montparnasse Cemetery
Other namesTina Marquand
Occupation Actress
Years active1966–2000
(m. 1963;div. 1967)
Parent(s) Jean-Pierre Aumont
Maria Montez
Relatives François Villiers (uncle)

Maria Christina "Tina" Aumont (February 14, 1946 – October 28, 2006) was an American actress. She was the daughter of French actor Jean-Pierre Aumont and Dominican actress Maria Montez. She made her acting debut in the British film Modesty Blaise (1966), but later had a prominent career as a leading lady in Italian films.



Aumont was billed as Tina Marquand (her married name) in four films, including Joseph Losey's Modesty Blaise (1966). She was photographed by Angelo Frontoni (it) [1] in 1968, when she had ankle/floor length hair, and some semi-nude pictures from this session were published in Playboy in 1969. [2] [3] She worked in Italian cinema with, among others, Alberto Sordi ( Scusi, lei è favorevole o contrario? , 1966), Tinto Brass ( The Howl , 1970 and Salon Kitty , 1975), Sergio Martino ( Torso , 1973), Mauro Bolognini ( Drama of the Rich , 1974), Francesco Rosi ( Illustrious Corpses , 1975), and Federico Fellini ( Fellini's Casanova , 1976). She also played Lonetta, the Indian maiden, in Texas Across the River (1967), Luciana in Malicious (1973) and Valentina in A Matter of Time (1976) starring Liza Minnelli. She starred in Lifespan (1975) with Klaus Kinski. [4]


In 2000, she retired from film work. In 2006, she suffered a pulmonary embolism and died in Port-Vendres, Pyrénées-Orientales, France, aged 60. [5]

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  1. "Angelo Frontoni". stsenzatitolo.com. Retrieved 31 July 2018.
  2. Magic Woman book of photographs of Angelo Frontoni
  3. Film Fatales: Women in Espionage Films and Television, 1962–1973. McFarland. 2002. p. 49. ISBN   0786411945.
  4. Filmography; accessed February 25, 2014.
  5. Tina Aumont at IMDb