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Maria Schneider

Actress
Female
Born Mar 27, 1952
Hometown Paris, France
Died Feb 3, 2011
Death Place Paris, France
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Nationality French
Other Names Gélin, Marie Chri...

Maria Schneider was a French actress. She was best known for playing Jeanne, opposite Marlon Brando, in the 1972 film Last Tango in Paris.

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1952 Birth Born on March 27, 1952.

TEENAGE

1969 17 Years Old She worked in over 50 films and television productions between 1969 and 2008. … Read More

FORTIES

2001 49 Years Old In 2001, she was the guest of honor at the 23rd Festival Créteil Films de Femmes. … Read More

FIFTIES

2010 58 Years Old Schneider was awarded the medal of Chevalier, Ordre des Arts et des Lettres for her contributions to the arts on 1 July 2010 by Minister of Culture and Communication, Frédéric Mitterrand, who was her fellow actor in Jacques Rivette's film, Merry-Go-Round, released in 1981. … Read More
2011 59 Years Old 1 More Event
Her funeral was held on 10 February 2011 at Église Saint-Roch, Paris, attended by actors, directors and producers in French cinema such as Dominique Besnehard, Bertrand Blier, Christine Boisson, Claudia Cardinale, Alain Delon, Andréa Ferreol, as well as her surviving partner, Pia, half-siblings Fiona and Manuel Gélin, and her uncle, Georges Schneider. … Read More
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