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Carmen Duncan est une Actrice Australienne née le 7 juillet 1942 à Cooma (Australie)

Carmen Duncan

Carmen Duncan
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Nationalité Australie
Naissance 7 juillet 1942 à Cooma (Australie)
Mort 3 février 2019 (à 76 ans)

Carmen Joan Duncan (born 7 July 1942 in Cooma, New South Wales) is an Australian actress, who has also worked in the United States.


Carmen Duncan is known to Australian audiences as a character actress in television, stage an films, as well as having appeared in television commercials. Australian television roles included several episodes of the Australian series Hunter (1967) and she appeared for several months in the evening soap opera Number 96 playing Helen Sheridan in 1973. From there, a role on the soap Certain Women followed. She later had an ongoing role in Skyways, and guest starred in several episodes of A Country Practice as Rowena Elliott, Terence Elliott's wife. Film roles include playing a lascivious, sadistic and murderous lesbian armed with a crossbow in exploitation film Turkey Shoot (1982).

She later emigrated to the United States where she acted on television. From October 1988 to September 1994, she portrayed Iris Carrington Wheeler on the daytime soap opera Another World. She succeeded Beverlee McKinsey in the role after a long absence. Many of Duncan's critics, including TV Guide‍‍ '​‍s Michael Logan, remarked that her accent sounded less American than her counterparts, making her seem out of place in the serial. As an actress, Duncan generally used a Cultivated Australian accent, which is similar to Received Pronunciation.

After leaving the Another World role in the mid-1990s, Duncan returned to Australia, where she acted in guest roles on television series and lampooned her former soap opera image on television commercials. In 2000 Duncan was diagnosed and successfully treated for early stage breast cancer. In 2003, she appeared as Anna Denton on CrashBurn. In 2004, Duncan returned to the United States to fill in for Eileen Fulton as Lisa Grimaldi in three episodes of As the World Turns while Fulton was on emergency medical leave. Duncan continues to take permanent residence in Australia.

In 2006, Duncan switched hats from acting to take up a post as fundraising manager for the GO Fund, which is a devoted to research and treatment for gynaecological cancer in New South Wales. Duncan left the GO Fund in 2009. She currently serves as an Ambassador for the Breast Care Centre at the Royal Hospital for Women and as the Ambassador for Tenterfield Shire Council for Australia Day. As well, Duncan is actively involved in the Catholic Women's League of Sydney and campaigns for funding for awareness of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, having lost her own grandson to the condition.

Le plus souvent avec

Anthony Maras
Anthony Maras
(1 films)
Shane Briant
Shane Briant
(2 films)
Gus Mercurio
Gus Mercurio
(2 films)
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Filmographie de Carmen Duncan (21 films)

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Attaque à Mumbai, 2h3
Réalisé par Anthony Maras
Origine Australie
Genres Drame, Thriller, Action, Historique
Thèmes Le terrorisme
Acteurs Dev Patel, Armie Hammer, Nazanin Boniadi, Tilda Cobham-Hervey, Anupam Kher, Jason Isaacs
Rôle Lady Wynn
Note75% 3.799783.799783.799783.799783.79978
Novembre 2008, à Bombay. La ville de Mumbai est frappée par un vague d'attaques terroristes dans des lieux de grande fréquentation. Des hommes armés prennent notamment d'assaut l'hôtel de luxe Taj Mahal Palace & Tower en prenant en otage les clients et les employés. Au milieu de ce chaos, plusieurs personnes tentent de survivre et d'échapper au massacre. Alors que le chef du restaurant et un serveur indiens vont risquer leur vie pour protéger leurs clients, un couple de touristes britanniques, accompagnés de leur nourrice et d'un autre voyageur russe, veulent à tout prix de protéger leur nouveau-né. Pendant ce temps, le monde entier découvre en direct ces évènements tragiques, ce qui se déroule à l’intérieur dépassant l’inimaginable. Délaissé par les secouristes, les clients et les touristes ne peuvent que compter sur eux-mêmes pour survivre.
Turkey Shoot, 1h30
Genres Thriller, Action
Thèmes Politique, Dystopique
Acteurs Dominic Purcell, Viva Bianca, Robert Taylor (acteur australien), Belinda McClory, Nicholas Hammond, Carmen Duncan
Rôle The President
Note37% 1.8689751.8689751.8689751.8689751.868975
In the near future, SEAL Commander Rick Tyler is sent to Libya to assassinate its leader. After apparently completing the mission he finds himself in a prison charged with war crimes for murdering the population of a village during the currently ongoing "World War Africa" and his mission apparently failed as the Libyan leader is still alive. Sentenced to death, he is given a temporary reprieve to appear on a popular reality television show called "Turkey Shoot" where he is pitted against a series of professional killers voted for by the audience. If Tyler, who has no weapons, survives three levels of hunting he will receive a pardon.
Run Chrissie Run!, 1h35
Genres Thriller, Action, Aventure, Policier
Thèmes La mer, Transport
Acteurs Carmen Duncan, Red Symons, Shane Briant, Nicholas Eadie, Annie Jones, Simone Buchanan
Rôle Eve
Note54% 2.7044952.7044952.7044952.7044952.704495
Two IRA hitmen are pursuing Riley (Michael Aitkens), because he killed one of their number. Riley is pursuing Eve (Carmen Duncan), a German former terrorist, who is on the run in Australia with her teenage daughter Chrissie (Annie Jones) and the proceeds of an old bank robbery in Germany. The two IRA hitmen, accompanied by an angry biker, track Eve and Chrissie to the Barossa Valley. Riley arrives on the scene in time for an explosive finale.
Body Business
Acteurs Carmen Duncan, Gary Sweet, Max Phipps

After nine years in New York, Patricia returns to Sydney to take control of the family company from her sister Victoria.
Skin Deep
Skin Deep (1983)
, 1h32
Réalisé par Mark Joffe
Genres Drame
Acteurs David Nicholas Reyne, Carmen Duncan, Kate Fitzpatrick, James Smilie, Nicole Kidman, John Ewart
Rôle Vanessa
Note45% 2.298752.298752.298752.298752.29875
Barbara Kennedy is a successful business woman in the fashion and modelling industry. In the lead up to a fashion designers awards night, her boyfriend Cliff proposes to her. But then she realises that one of her own models is her illegitimate daughter, given up for adoption years earlier. She has a bitchy rival Vanessa. And a murderer is loose.
Les traqués de l'an 2000, 1h33
Réalisé par Brian Trenchard-Smith
Origine Australie
Genres Drame, Science-fiction, Thriller, Action, Horreur
Thèmes Politique, Dystopique
Acteurs Steve Railsback, Olivia Hussey, Michael Craig, Carmen Duncan, Roger Ward, Lynda Stoner
Rôle Jennifer
Note58% 2.9476052.9476052.9476052.9476052.947605
Expédiés dans un camp de rééducation, certains citoyens considérés comme déviants vont servir de gibier dans le cadre d’une chasse à l’homme organisée par le directeur de l’établissement.
Harlequin (1980)
, 1h35
Réalisé par Simon Wincer
Origine Australie
Genres Drame, Thriller, Fantastique, Fantasy, Horreur
Thèmes Politique
Acteurs Robert Powell, David Hemmings, Carmen Duncan, Broderick Crawford, Gus Mercurio, Alyson Best
Rôle Sandra Rast
Note61% 3.054423.054423.054423.054423.05442
Le fils du sénateur Nick Rast est miraculeusement guéri de la leucémie par Grégory Wolfe, un guérisseur aux pouvoirs extraordinaires. Wolfe lui apprend par ailleurs que Wheelan, son principal soutien politique, le manipule à son insu mais Wheelan lui fait croire que Wolfe est un charlatan et le convainc de la nécessité de le supprimer...