Marisa Pavan, the Italian actress who obtained an Oscar nomination as Greatest Supporting Actress for the 1955 drama The Rose Tattoo, died Wednesday at her dwelling in Gassin, France. She was 91 and no trigger was given. Her demise was introduced on her official social media web site.
Pavan, the sister of actress Pier Angeli, appeared in such movies as Diane (1956), starring Lana Turner, The Man within the Grey Flannel Swimsuit (1956) with Gregory Peck, and within the movie noir The Midnight Story (1957) with Tony Curtis.
In The Rose Tattoo, Pavan performed Rosa, who grieves the demise of her husband till assembly a truck driver performed by Burt Lancaster.
Pavan misplaced in her Oscar class to Jo Van Fleet, who additionally appeared in The Rose Tattoo, however gained the Oscar for East of Eden.
Different movies Pavan starred in through the ’50s embrace John Paul Jones, a historic journey movie starring Robert Stack.
In 1956, Pavan married French actor Jean-Pierre Aumont, and the 2 remained collectively till Aumont’s demise in 2001. She is survived by her sons, Jean-Claude and Patrick.