Winner of the Cesar Honor for Best Helping Actress on her behalf overall performance in the 1978 People from france criminal offense film Violette Noziere. She produced her debut in the 1957 French film Le Jeu de la nuit. She starred in the 1975 film RIGHT BEFORE Nightfall, a overall performance that gained her a English Film Academy Honor. She had a kid with her second spouse, movie director and screenwriter Claude Chabrol. She starred in SUNLIGHT Also Increases, the 1984 American film version of the book by Ernest Hemingway.