Yul Brynner – The Russian Connection

Yuliy Borisovich Briner, better known as Yul Brynner, was a Russian-American actor, singer, and director, best known for his portrayal of King Mongkut in the Rodgers and Hammerstein stage musical The King and I, for which he won two Tony Awards, and later an Academy Award for Best Actor for the film adaptation.


Died: October 10, 1985

Cause of death: Lung cancer

Born: July 11, 1920, Vladivostok

Parents: Boris Yuliyevich Briner

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The Magnificent 7

An experienced gunslinger forms a team with six other men in order to save a Mexican village from a group of bandits led by Calvera. However, each of the seven men have their own plan.

Based on the classic Japanese film – Seven Samurai, directed by Akira Kurosawa.

Yul Brynner
Yul Brynner
Steve McQueen
James Coburn
James Coburn
Charles Bronson
Charles Bronson
Robert Vaughn
Robert Vaughn
Eli Wallach
Eli Wallach

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