María del Carmen García Galisteo is a popular Spanish actress, singer and TV presenter. Her film roles include Academy Award nominee La venganza, Buscando a Mónica and the 1956 French film Don Juan. Carmen Sevilla was born in Seville. She made her film début in 1948 in Jalisco Canta en Sevilla. She played Mary Magdalene in Nicholas Ray's King of Kings. In 1972, she played Octavia in the English-language film Antony and Cleopatra, directed by Charlton Heston. She received a Círculo de Escritores Cinematográficos lifetime award in 2004.