Swedish actress May Britt, who was born May Britt Wilkens on March 22, 1934, had a brief career inside the Fifties in Italy and later inside the United States.
From 1960 to 1968, she was wed to American entertainer Sammy Davis Jr.
Italian directors Carlo Ponti and Mario Soldati discovered Britt whereas she was a teen. She was working as a Stockholm photographer’s assistant once more then.
To uncover a youthful blonde for the lead operate in Jolanda, the Daughter of the Black Corsair, the two filmmakers traveled to Sweden.
To see footage of fashions, they received right here to the studio the place she labored. They launched themselves to her and gave her the operate.
She modified her title professionally and relocated to Rome.
She made her showing debut as a result of the lead in Jolanda, the Daughter of the Black Corsair, which was to be anticipated (1952). (Gary Fishgall well-known about Britt that she made her film debut in 1952 with Le Infideli in Gonna Do Great Things: The Life of Sammy Davis Jr.)
Did May Britt remarry?
Yes She remarried,
Lennart Ringquist, with whom May Britt remarried, handed away in 2017. May is now older than her daughter.