Jeanne Moreau

Jeanne Moreau

  • Born on
    • January 23rd, 1928
  • Died on
    • July 31st, 2017
Jeanne Moreau (23 January 1928 – 31 July 2017) was a French actress, singer, screenwriter, and director. She 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 continued to appear in films until her death in 2017, at the age of 89. Moreau was 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.

Starring Jeanne Moreau on Plex


Acting (57 Credits)

2012A Lady in Paris as Frida
2012Gebo and the Shadow as Candidinha
2009Eleanor's Secret as Aunt Eléonore (voice)
2009Face as Jeanne
2007Disengagement as Françoise
2007To Each His Own Cinema
2005Time to Leave as Laura
2005Go West as Novinar
2005Ashes and Snow as French Narrator (voice)
2005The Accursed Kings (2005) as Mahaut d'Artois
2003Love Actually as Taxi Passenger Marseille Airport (uncredited)
2000The Miserables (2000) as Mère Innocente
1999Balzac: A Passionate Life as Charlotte-Laure
1998Ever After: A Cinderella Story as Grande Dame
1997A Witch's Way of Love as Eglantine
1996I Love You, I Love You Not as Nana
1995Orson Welles: The One-Man Band as (segment "The Deep") (archive footage)
1995Catherine the Great as Elizabeth
1995Beyond the Clouds as L'amica del pittore
1995One Hundred and One Nights as La première ex-épouse de M. Cinéma
1992The Lover as Narrator
1992Map of the Human Heart as Sister Banville
1991The Suspended Step of the Stork as The Woman
1991Until the End of the World as Edith Farber
1990Nikita as Armande
1989The Architecture of Doom as French narrator
1982La truite as Lou
1982Querelle as Lysiane
1982Mille milliards de dollars as Madame Benoît-Lambert
1976Mr. Klein as Florence Klein
1976The Last Tycoon as Didi
1974Going Places as Jeanne Pirolle
1972Nathalie Granger as andere Frau
1970Monte Walsh as Martine Bernard
1968The Bride Wore Black as Julie Kohler
1968The Immortal Story as Virginie Ducrot
1966Mademoiselle as Mademoiselle
1965Viva Maria! as Maria II
1965Chimes at Midnight as Doll Tearsheet
1964Diary of a Chambermaid as Céléstine
1964The Yellow Rolls-Royce as Lady Eloise Frinton - The Marchioness of Frinton
1964The Train as Christine
1963Bay of Angels as Jacqueline 'Jackie' Demaistre
1963The Victors as French Woman
1963The Fire Within as Eva
1962Jules and Jim as Catherine
1962Eva as Eva Olivier
1962The Trial as Marika Burstner
1961La Notte as Lidia
1961A Woman Is a Woman as La femme du bar
1960Seven Days... Seven Nights as Anne Desbarèdes
19605 Branded Women as Ljuba
1959Les liaisons dangereuses as Juliette Valmont
1959The 400 Blows as Woman with Dog
1958The Lovers as Jeanne Tournier
1958Elevator to the Gallows as Florence Carala
1954Touchez Pas au Grisbi as Josy

Herself (2 Credits)

2014Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles as Self - Actress (archive footage)
1970Alex in Wonderland as Herself


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