BirthdayJanuary 23, 1928
BirthplaceParis, France

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Jeanne Moreau

    Full name: Jeanne Moreau
    Also known as: Jeanne Moreau, Moreau, Jeanne
    Professions: Actress, screenwriter, film director
    Work: Awards for Jeanne Moreau
    Occupation: Actress, screenwriter, film director

  2. Jeanne Moreau Measurements

    Height: 5' 3" (1.6 m)

  3. Jeanne Moreau Known for

    Jules and Jim (1962), Elevator to the Gallows (1958), The Bride Wore Black (1968), La Notte (1961)

  4. Jeanne Moreau Biography

    Jeanne Moreau (French pronunciation: ​[ʒan mɔʁo]; born 23 January 1928) is a French actress, singer, screenwriter and director. She is the recipient of a César Award for Best Actress, a BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress and a Cannes Film Festival Best Actress Award for individual performances, and several lifetime awards.Moreau made her theatrical debut in 1947, and established herself as one of the leading actresses of the Comédie-Française. She began playing small roles in films in 1949 and eventually achieved prominence as the star of Lift to the Scaffold (UK)/Elevator to the Gallows (USA) (1958), directed by Louis Malle and Jules et Jim (1962), directed by François Truffaut. Most prolific during the 1960s, Moreau continues to appear in films to the present day.

  5. Jeanne Moreau Family

    Spouse: Jean-Louis Richard son Jérôme

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