AWARD WINNING FRENCH ACTRESS JEANNE MOREAU DIED AT THE AGE OF 89 YEARS :

Award-winning French actress Jeanne Moreau has died at the age of 89. Moreau is probably best known for her role in Francois Truffaut’s 1962 new wave film Jules et Jim.  She won a number of awards including the best actress prize at Cannes for Moderato Cantabile in 1960. She also worked with Orson Welles on several films and won the Bafta Award for best foreign actress for Viva Maria! in 1967. Moreau was found dead at her home in Paris, the district’s mayor told to a news agency. Paying tribute, French President Emmanuel Macron said Moreau had “embodied cinema” and was a free spirit who “always rebelled against the established order”. The Rediff.com : 31st. July,17

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