Catherine Deneuve

Born Oct 22, 1943

Catherine Deneuve is a French actress. She gained recognition for her portrayal of aloof and mysterious beauties in films such as Repulsion (1965) and Belle de jour (1967). Deneuve was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1993 for her performance in Indochine; she won César Awards for that film and The Last Metro (1980).… Read More

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1943 Birth Born on October 22, 1943.


1957 13 Years Old Deneuve made her film debut in 1957 and first came to prominence in Jacques Demy's 1964 musical The Umbrellas of Cherbourg, before going on to star for Polanski in Repulsion (1965) and for Buñuel in Belle de Jour (1967) and Tristana (1970). … Read More


1964 20 Years Old …  She subsequently appeared in several films for director Roger Vadim as well as in L'Homme à femmes (1960), which caught the eye of Jacques Demy, who cast Deneuve in his 1964 musical Les Parapluies de Cherbourg, the film that brought her to stardom. … Read More
1965 21 Years Old Deneuve has been married only once, to photographer David Bailey from 1965 to 1972. … Read More


1988 44 Years Old …  She made her debut film as a producer in 1988, Drôle d'endroit pour une rencontre, alongside frequent co-star Gerard Depardieu.
1992 48 Years Old In the early 1990s, Deneuve's more significant roles included 1992's Indochine opposite Vincent Perez, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won a second César Award for Best Actress; and André Téchiné's two movies, Ma saison préférée (1993) and Les Voleurs (1996). … Read More


1998 54 Years Old In 1998 she won acclaim and the Volpi Cup at the Venice Film Festival for her performance in Place Vendôme. … Read More
2002 58 Years Old In 2002, she shared the Silver Bear Award for Best Ensemble Cast at the Berlin International Film Festival for her performance in 8 Women.


2005 61 Years Old In 2005, Deneuve published her diary A l'ombre de moi-meme ("In My Own Shadow", published in English as Close Up and Personal: The Private Diaries of Catherine Deneuve); in it she writes about her experiences shooting the films Indochine and Dancer in the Dark. … Read More
2008 64 Years Old In 2008, she appeared in her 100th film, Un conte de Noël. … Read More
2013 69 Years Old In 2013, she was honoured for her lifetime achievement at the 26th European Film Awards.
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In 2015, she starred in The Brand New Testament and Standing Tall.
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