She became known for playing the role of Angelique in the film Angelique, Marquise des Anges, which was produced by Francis Cosne.
She acted for the Roland Petit troupe in Paris when she was 17.
She presented her film Book of Memoirs at the Cannes film festival in 2002.
She married her second husband, Claude Bourillot, in 1970.
Her acting style has been compared to actress Brigitte Bardot.