Raquel Torres

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Raquel Torres
Active - 1928 - 1934 | Born - Nov 11, 1908 | Genres - Adventure, Drama, Action, Comedy, Western

Biography by Sandra Brennan
Actress Raquel Torres (born Paula Osterman in Hermosillo, Mexico) made an auspicious film debut at age 19 in Woody Van Dyke's White Shadows in the South Seas (1928), MGM's first film to have full synchronization for music, dialogue, and sound effects. Her film career lasted until 1934 when she married a successful businessman and retired. She was typically cast as a passionate Latina.

Raquel Torres (I) (1908–1987)
Actress | Soundtrack
Date of Birth 11 November 1908, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
Date of Death 10 August 1987, Los Angeles, California, USA (complications following a stroke)
Birth Name Paula Osterman
Height 5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Age: 78 (age at death)
Born: 11 November 1908, Hermosillo, Mexico
Died: 10 August 1987, Los Angeles, California, USA
Nationality: Mexican
Claim to Fame: Duck Soup (1933)


23 Credits »
1936 Go West Young Man Rico's Girlfriend in 'Drifting Lady'
1934 Star Night at the Cocoanut Grove Hula Dancer
1933 Duck Soup Vera Marcal
1933 So This Is Africa Tarzana
1933 Red Wagon Sheba Prince, Starlina
1933 The Woman I Stole Teresita
1931 Aloha Ilanu
1930 Estrellados Elvira Rosas
1930 The Sea Bat Nina
1930 Under a Texas Moon Raquella
1929 The Bridge of San Luis Rey Pepita


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