Movita Castaneda

1916 - 2015

Movita Castaneda

Maria Luisa "Movita" Castaneda (April 12, 1916 – February 12, 2015) was an American actress best known for having been the second wife of actor Marlon Brando. In films, she played exotic women/singers, such as in Flying Down to Rio (1933) and Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), of which she was the last surviving cast member. She is the mother of Miko Castaneda Brando (b. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Movita Castaneda has received more than 1,080,653 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,245th most popular actor.

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Movita Castaneda ranks 2,216 out of 8,832Before her are Gong Yoo, Karl Urban, Kevin Richardson, E. G. Marshall, Cory Monteith, and Brian Austin Green. After her are Zelda Rubinstein, Mark Addy, Irving Cummings, Chris Hardwick, Virginia Madsen, and Asia Argento.

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Among people born in 1916, Movita Castaneda ranks 122Before her are Zail Singh, Paul Halmos, Dom Mintoff, Robert H. Dicke, Jack Arnold, and Rossano Brazzi. After her are Penelope Fitzgerald, Hilary Koprowski, Vladimir Demikhov, Mary Stewart, Sangoulé Lamizana, and Tinus Osendarp. Among people deceased in 2015, Movita Castaneda ranks 168Before her are Czesław Kiszczak, Henri Coppens, Douglas Tompkins, Dinkha IV, Karl Josef Becker, and Ron Clarke. After her are John Henry Holland, Sergio Sollima, Moses Malone, Dragan Holcer, Jacob Bekenstein, and Yogi Berra.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Movita Castaneda ranks 3,717 out of 12,171Before her are Lee Haney (1959), Owen Garriott (1930), Kevin Richardson (1971), E. G. Marshall (1914), Courtney Hodges (1887), and Brian Austin Green (1973). After her are Sam Phillips (1923), Zelda Rubinstein (1933), Irving Cummings (1888), Raymond Moody (1944), Chris Hardwick (1971), and Victoria Woodhull (1838).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Movita Castaneda ranks 1,067Before her are Frank Gorshin (1933), Paul Giamatti (1967), Larry Semon (1889), Kevin Richardson (1971), E. G. Marshall (1914), and Brian Austin Green (1973). After her are Zelda Rubinstein (1933), Irving Cummings (1888), Chris Hardwick (1971), Virginia Madsen (1961), Jon Cryer (1965), and Martin Kove (1946).