Gisèle Casadesus

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Gisèle Casadesus
Gisèle Casadesus Cabourg 2012.jpg
Gisèle Casadesus in 2012 at the Cabourg Film Festival.
Born(1914-06-14)14 June 1914
Paris, France
Died24 September 2017(2017-09-24) (aged 103)
Paris, France
NationalityFrench
OccupationActress
Known forThe Children of the Marshland by Jean Becker
My Afternoons with Margueritte by Jean Becker
Sarah's Key by Gilles Paquet-Brenner

Gisèle Casadesus (14 June 1914 – 24 September 2017) was a French actress.[1] She was known for her roles in Du Guesclin, Verdict, The Children of the Marshland, What Love May Bring, and in My Afternoons with Marguerite.

She was an honorary member of the Sociétaires of the Comédie-Française, Grand Officer of the Legion of Honor, Officer of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, and Grand-Croix of the National Order of Merit. Her career has lasted for nearly 80 years.[2]

Casadesus died on 24 September 2017 in Paris of respiratory failure at the age of 103.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Lafitte,; Stephen Taylor (2008). Qui est qui en France (in French). Jacques Lafitte. p. 478.
  2. "AFP: Show goes on for French actress, 98". Google.com. Retrieved 2013-10-15.
  3. Gisèle Casadesus, doyenne des actrices françaises, est décédée à 103 ans (French)

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