Monday, April 23, 2007

PARALUMAN

PARALUMAN BIOGRAPHY

Paraluman


Her real name is Sigrid Von Giese and was born on December 14,1923 in Tayabas , Quezon. His father was German, Lotha Von Giese. Baby O' Brien who was a popular TV personality is her daughter. Rina Reyes, Baby's daughter is her granddaughter.

Her first movie was Flores de Mayo in 1940. She starred opposite Fernando Poe Sr. in the movie Halimaw in 1941. She was using her old screen name Mina de Gracia.

She took a break when she gave birth to her daughter Baby O' Brien. She resumed her career as a Sampaguita contract star where she starred in La Paloma.

After her contract, she transferred to another movie outfit where she starred with Leopoldo Salcedo in the movie Batong Buhay, She did pictures with the Sampaguita again in 1956. She won the Famas Best Actress in 1957.

Selected Films:


* 1940 - Flores de Mayo
* 1941 - Bayani ng Buhay
* 1941 - Paraluman (film)
* 1941 - Manilena
* 1941 - Palaris
* 1941 - Puting Dambana
* 1947 - Ina
* 1947 - La Paloma
* 1947 - Amapola
* 1948 - Awit ng Bulag
* 1948 - Kaputol ng Isang Awit
* 1949 - Sa Kabilang Buhay
* 1949 - Pinaghating Isangdaan
* 1949 - Good Morning Professor
* 1949 - Biro ng Tadhana
* 1950 - Sinag sa Kalbaryo
* 1950 - Batong Buhay
* 1950 - Dalawang Bandila
* 1951 - Higanti
* 1953 - Highway 54
* 1953 - May Karapatang Isilang
* 1953 - Now and Forever
* 1954 - Sarawak
* 1954 - Ang 3 Hambog
* 1954 - Pusong Ginto
* 1955 - Sintu-Sinto
* 1955 - Elephant Girl
* 1956 - Babaing Mandarambong
* 1956 - Babalu
* 1956 - Rodora
* 1956 - Gigolo
* 1957 - Hongkong Holiday
* 1957 - Sino ang Maysala
* 1957 - Sonata
* 1957 - Taga sa Bato
* 1957 - Veronica
* 1958 - Anino ni Bathala
* 1958 - Ulilang Anghel
* 1958 - Tatang Edyer
* 1958 - Bobby
* 1975 - Mister Mo, Lover Boy Ko

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2 comments:

neto said...

i love her in the movie,HONGKONG HOLIDAY,SAMPAGUITA PICTURES,1958...as
ric rodrigo ex gf...spoiled and brat ex gf,who did everything,she could get nominated in this movie...



great acting.....

JOE-MAR said...

hindi man tayo nag abot ng taon magkikita din tayo sa kabilang buhay sana intayin mo ako ako nga pala si
joemar elizaga
mahal kita PARALUMAN