She became known for her later film roles in 2002's Catch Me if You Can and 2001's The Man Who Wasn't There.
She had her first entertainment job as a radio broadcaster in France.
Her career spanned over five decades, and was punctuated with roles in Predator 2 and Silent Night, Deadly Night.
She got divorced from her husband Bernard Chauivn in 1953.
She acted alongside Danny Glover in the 1990 film Predator 2.