Yul Brynner/Marni Nixon
Favorite

Yul Brynner/Marni Nixon

Top Songs

1
Song Of The King

About

Yul Brynner/Marni Nixon

Biography

Yul Brynner will forever be associated with his Oscar-winning role in The King and I in 1956, a role he had created on Broadway five years earlier and which also brought him a Tony Award. He began his professional career in a French circus, where he sailed through the air on a trapeze. The enigmatic Brynner was fluent in Russian and French, and he drew upon his language skills during WWII on the radio for Voice of America. He took up acting during the '40s and by 1946, he landed... Read more

Chat About Yul Brynner/Marni Nixon

For You