Yul Brynner (nacido Yuliy [o Yul] Borísovich Bryner, en ruso: Юлий Бори́сович Бри́ннер; Vladivostok, Rusia, 11 de julio de 1920 – Nueva York, Estados Unidos, 10 de octubre de 1985) fue un actor de cine ruso nacionalizado estadounidense, conocido por interpretar a Ramsés II en el filme Los diez mandamientos y a Chris Adams en el filme Los siete magníficos.
Stan Lee se inspiró en su característico físico para crear el del profesor Charles Xavier de los X-Men.
- Fecha de nacimiento: 1920-07-11
- Falleció: 1985-10-10
- Lugar de nacimiento: Vladivostok, Russia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Yul Brynner ( July 11, 1920 – October 10, 1985) was a Russian-born American actor of stage and film. He was best known for his portrayal of Mongkut, king of Siam, in the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The King and I, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Actor for the film version; he also played the role more than 4,500 times on stage. He is also remembered as Rameses II in the 1956 Cecil B. DeMille film The Ten Commandments, General Bounine in Anastasia and Chris Adams in The Magnificent Seven. Brynner was noted for his distinctive voice and for his shaven head, which he maintained as a personal trademark long after adopting it for his initial role in The King and I. He was also a photographer and the author of two books. Description above from the Wikipedia Yul Brynner, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.