Irene Papas, Actress: The Guns of Navarone. Irene Papas was born on September 1926 in Chilimodion, Corynth, Greece as Eiríni Lelékou. She is an actress, known for The Guns of Navarone The Message and Electra She was previously married to Alkis Papas.
Electra 1962 - Michael Kakoyiannis Greek Cypriot director of “Electra” and “Iphigenia”. He also directed “Zorba the Greek”. ELECTRA (1962) Starring role went to the wonderful Irene Pappas, a Greek actress of classical theatre. (Some of you might remember her from Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, The Guns of Navarone and Zorba the Greek). Music by Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis.