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May 5, 2020

50 Glamorous Photos of Michèle Mercier in the 1960s and ’70s

Born 1939 in Nice, French actress Michèle Mercier moved to Paris aged 17, and first joined the troupe of Roland Petit, then the company of the “Ballets of the Eiffel Tower”. Parallel to her career as dancer, Mercier studied acting under Solange Sicard.

After some romantic comedies and a small role in François Truffaut's Tirez sur le pianiste (“Shoot The Pianist”, 1960), Mercier worked in England and made some films in Italy, mainly with a small budget and usually playing women of easy virtue.

In the course of her career, Mercier has worked with leading directors like François Truffaut, Jean-Pierre Melville, Jacques Deray, Dino Risi, Mario Monicelli, Mario Bava, Peter Collinson and Ken Annakin. Her leading men have included Marcello Mastroianni, Vittorio Gassman, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Gabin, Charles Aznavour, Robert Hossein, Charles Bronson, Tony Curtis and Charlton Heston.

Mercier has appeared in over fifty films, and is best known for her starring role in Angelique, Marquise des Anges (1964).

Take a look at these glamorous photos to see the beauty of young Michèle Mercier in the 1960s and 1970s.

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