Classic French beauty queen who had many movie credits and became known for her work in Jules et Jim and won a BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress.
She studied acting at the Conservatoire de Paris.
She won a Caesar Award for Best Actress.
She was married to Jean-Louis Richard from 1949 to 1964.
She starred in the film Elevator to the Gallows, which was directed by Louis Malle.