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Dimitra Arliss

Birth Name: Dimitra Steris

Born/Date of Birth: October 23, 1932
Place of Birth: Lorain, Ohio, United States
Died: January 26, 2012 (aged 79), Woodland Hills, California, U.S.
Other names: Dimitra Arlys
Occupation: Actress

Dimitra Arliss (October 23, 1932 – January 26, 2012), sometimes credited as Dimitra Arlys, was an American actress.

Of Greek descent, she was born in Lorain, Ohio, on October 23, 1932. Her acting career began at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago. She first gained attention after appearing in Arthur L. Kopit's Broadway play Indians in the 1960s in which she played a Native American character who spoke with an Italian accent. She went on to appear in multiple stage, television and film productions, including the 1973 classic The Sting.

Voice-over work
She voiced Anastasia Hardy in the Spider-Man: The Animated Series episodes "The Sins Of The Fathers, Chapter II: Make A Wish" (1995) and "The Sins Of The Fathers, Chapter IV: Enter The Green Goblin" (1996).

Arliss died at the Motion Picture and Television Fund Hospital in Woodland Hills, California, at age 79, from complications of a stroke, and was buried at the Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills Cemetery in Los Angeles.

Partial filmography
The Ski Bum (1971) – Liz Stone
The Sting (1973) – Loretta Salino
Death Scream (1975) – Mrs. Kosinsky
Rich Man, Poor Man Book II (1976) – Maria Falconetti
The Other Side of Midnight (1977) – Sister Theresa
The Pirate (1978, TV Movie) – Nabilia
A Perfect Couple (1979) – Athena
The Fall of the House of Usher (1979 TV movie) – Madeline Usher
Xanadu (1980) – Helen
Firefox (1982) – Natalia Baranovich
Eleni (1985) – Ana (Czechoslovakia)
It's My Party (1996) – Fanny Kondos
Bella Mafia (1997, TV Movie) - Mrs. Scorpio
Bless the Child (2000) – Dahnya (final film role)

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