Many dignitaries, including actors, artists, singers, politicians and fans attended the funeral services of beloved Greek actress Zoe Laskari at the Cathedral of St. Dionysius in Kolonaki. Alexandros Lykourezos, Zoe Laskari’s partner for over 40 years was at the church, while the President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos was also present.
The funeral of iconic Greek actress Zoe Laskari, who died on Friday at the age of 73, will be held in Athens on Tuesday. The service will be held at the Church of Aghios Dionysios and the burial will take place at the First Cemetery of Athens. Laskari was best known for her stellar performances in Greek films of the late 1960s.
Actress Zoe Laskari, best known for her stellar performances in Greek films of the late 1960s, has died at the age of 73. Crowned a beauty queen in 1959 at the age of just 15, she made her debut appearance in Greek cinema two years later in "Katiforo" (Downhill), a film by the prolific Greek producer Filopimin Finos.
Actress Zoe Laskari, best known for her stellar performances in Greek films of the late 1960s, has died at the age of 72.
According to early reports, Laskari, a former beauty queen, was found dead at her home at the coastal resort of Porto Rafti, east of Athens.
The cause of her death has not been released.
Iconic Greek actress Zoe Laskari passed away at her home in Porto Rafti, Friday afternoon at the age of 75. Zoe Laskari, who was born in Thessaloniki, was one the three female actresses that marked the golden era of Greek movies in the 50s and 60s, the other two being Aliki Vougiouklaki and Jenny Karezi.