Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Mireille Darc, 1938 – 2017

In 1938, French on November 11, 2018 at 6:29 am

An icon of French cinema in the 1960s and ’70s, Mireille Darc starred in more than 50 films, notably Godard’s “Weekend” and Yves Robert’s “The Tall Blond Man With One Black Shoe”  ~ Variety.

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Catherine Deneuve in a bikini

In 1943, French on November 11, 2018 at 2:51 am

Has there ever been an actress in the history of the movies who has changed as little and aged as slowly as Catherine Deneuve? … she has changed simply to ripen, to add experience and sympathy to the raw beauty of a teenager. Roger Ebert.

Catherine Deneuve in a bikini

In 1943, French on November 11, 2018 at 12:35 am

Catherine Deneuve: French actress, born 22 October 1943 into a family of actors, first leading role: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964) with sister Françoise Dorléac.

Brigitte Bardot, born 1934

In 1934, French on November 8, 2018 at 11:48 am

Brigitte Bardot (born 28 September 1934) in a photo dated 19 June 1956.

Claudine Auger, born 1941

In 1941, French on November 8, 2018 at 10:48 am

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Claudine Auger, born 1941

In 1941, French on November 7, 2018 at 1:22 pm

Claudine Auger: French beauty queen and actress, born 1941, in European movies from 1960, exposed to English-speaking audiences in the James Bond film “Thunderball” (1965) as Dominique ‘Domino’ Derval, dialogue dubbed by Nikki van der Zyl.

Claudine Auger and Sean Connery

In 1941, French on November 7, 2018 at 12:43 pm

Claudine Auger (born 1941) and Sean Connery (born 1930) on location in the Bahamas for “Thunderball” (1965).

Mylène Demongeot, born 1935

In 1935, French on November 6, 2018 at 11:38 am

Mylène Demongeot: French actress born Marie-Hélène Demongeot 1935, in movies since 1953.

Claudine Auger, Sean Connery, Martine Beswick

In British, French on November 6, 2018 at 11:26 am

Claudine Auger (French, born 1941), Sean Connery (British, born 1930) and Martine Beswick (Jamaican–British, born 1941) on location in the Bahamas during production of Terence Young’s Thunderball (1965).

Sylvia Sorrente, born 1941

In 1941, French on November 5, 2018 at 11:47 pm

Sylvia Sorrente: French actress born 1941, on screen 1962 – 1968, including Castle of Blood (1964), Terence Young’s Triple Cross (1966) and the comedy Bikini Paradise (1967).