was a Mexican actress. Born Maria Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado Garcia in Guadalajara, Mexico, she started her career in Hollywood and moved back to continue filming in Mexico. She co-starred in the movie Stay Away, Joe with Elvis Presley
, and a role in the movie Nosotros Los Pobres with well-known Mexican actor Pedro Infante brought her fame. Her last acting performances were in Mexican soap operas.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.
Katy Jurado Facts
|Birth Name||Maria Christina Jurado Garcia|
|Birthday||January 16, 1924|
|Date of death||July 5, 2002 (age 78)|
|Awards||1953 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture (for High Noon)|
|Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid|
|Pat Garrett & Billy The Kid|
|Under the Volcano|
|One Eyed Jacks|