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Josette Day

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Josette Day (July 31, 1914 - June 27, 1978) was a French film actress. Born in Paris, she began her career as an actress in 1919 at the age of five. Day was married in 1941 to famous French studio head Marcel Pagnol, who she met in January 1939. In 1946, she played her best-known role, alongside Jean Marais, as Belle in director Jean Cocteau's famous take on the classic French fairytale Beauty and the Beast. Despite playing numerous parts in famous French films, Day ended her career as an actress in 1950 when she was only 36 years old. Description above from the Wikipedia article Josette Day, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 31, 1914 In Paris, France
Movie/TV Credits:
24
First Appeared:
In the movie Léon tout court 1932-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie L'amour, Madame 1952-01-23
Known For
Poster of La prière aux étoiles
Poster of The Well-Digger's Daughter
Poster of The Five Cents of Lavarede
Poster of L'aristo
Filmography
Movie L'amour, Madame Herself 1952-01-23
Movie Swiss Tour Suzanne 1950-03-31
Movie Stolen Affections Françoise Darbel 1948-11-05
Movie The Storm Within Madeleine 1948-12-01
Movie Beauty and the Beast Belle 1946-10-29
Movie La prière aux étoiles Florence Richaud 1941-01-01
Movie The Well-Digger's Daughter Patricia Amoretti 1940-12-20
Movie Ménilmontant Julie 1939-01-01
Movie The Five Cents of Lavarede Miss Aurett Murlington 1939-03-07
Movie Accord final Suzanne 1938-12-30
Movie The Man of the Day Suzanne Petit 1937-01-02
Movie Sisters-in-Arms Léonie Vanhoutte 1937-12-02
Movie Girls' Club Juliette 1936-06-20
Movie The Bureaucrats Mme Chavarax 1936-12-15
Movie Antonia 1935-01-25
Movie La sonnette d'alarme Unknown 1935-05-30
Movie Le couché de la mariée 1934-05-19
Movie C'était un musicien Unknown 1934-05-11
Movie L'aristo 1934-09-06
Movie Mam'zelle Spahi Nicole 1934-11-09
Movie The Merry Monarch Aline, King's Daughter 1933-06-14
Movie The Adventures of King Pausole Unknown 1933-12-15
Movie Léon tout court La secrétaire d'Oeil-de-Lynx 1932-01-01
Movie Here's Berlin Lily 1932-03-14