Date of Birth:
17 March 1938
Rudolf Nureyev played in 1 movies in the Drama, Music, Romance genres.
Rudolf Nureyev got succeed with average imdb rating 6.2.
He was educated at the Leningrad Ballet School and starred with Kirov Ballet. His first film was a USSR short Le Corsaire (1958). While performing in Paris in 1961 he defected to the West. He then performed internationally, becoming an Austrian citizen in 1982. The English/French documentary _I Am a Dancer (1972)_ (qv), directed by 'Pierre Jourdan' (qv) featured him and his long-time partner 'Margot Fonteyn' (qv). He played 'Rudolph Valentino' (qv) in the film _Valentino (1977)_ (qv) and Daniel ... Read more