Ten fun facts about Catherine Deneuve

Fact 1
Catherine Deneuve was born in Paris in 1943 and her parents were both French actors having worked onstage and in movies.

Fact 2
Her first break into acting was at the age of eleven in the 1957 movie “Les Collegiennes”.

Fact 3
“Les Parapluies de Cherbourg” from 1963 was the first movie that brought her a lot of appreciation, making her very recognizable.

Fact 4
Catherine Deneuve worked with the celebrated director Roman Polanski in the 1965 movie “Repulsion” and this was one of her many fruitful movie roles.

Fact 5
She did not appear in more than two Hollywood movies between the 1960s and ‘70s, as she wanted to concentrate more on movies from Europe.

Fact 6
Alfred Hitchcock had expressed his wish to work with Catherine on a movie project before his untimely demise and the project never materialized.

Fact 7
Catherine Deneuve worked with David Bowie in “The Hunger” and her sex scene in the same movie with Susan Sarandon is still memorable.

Fact 8
In the year 2001, Catherine worked in the Hollywood movie “The Musketeer”, followed by the movie “8 Women” in the subsequent year.

Fact 9
Her voice talents were of use in “Persepolis”, an Academy Award nominated movie that is considered fantastic but critics and audiences alike.

Fact 10
Catherine Deneuve worked alongside her daughter Chiars Mastroianni in the movie “Les Bien-aimes”.

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Short about Catherine Deneuve
Is a French actress known for her rich body of work in French and English cinema

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