Brigitte Auber

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Brigitte Auber (born 27 April 1928, Paris, France) is a French actress who has worked extensively on stage, film and TV in Europe.

Career[edit]

Auber's best-known role, and one of her few English-speaking parts, was opposite Cary Grant and Grace Kelly in Alfred Hitchcock's To Catch a Thief, released in 1955.

She also had a supporting role in 1998's film adaptation of The Vicomte of Bragelonne: Ten Years Later by Alexandre Dumas. Leonardo DiCaprio played Louis XIV of France and the Man in the Iron Mask, while Auber played the Queen mother's attendant.

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Director
1946 Antoine and Antoinette a guest at the wedding Jacques Becker
Gates of the Night uncredited Marcel Carné
1949 Rendezvous in July Thérèse Jacques Becker
1951 Sous le ciel de Paris Denise Lambert Julien Duvivier
1954 To Catch a Thief Danielle Foussard Alfred Hitchcock
1959 Mon pote le gitan Odette François Gir
1982 Mon Curé Chez les Nudistes Charlotte, Antoine's wife Robert Thomas
1998 The Man in the Iron Mask Anne of Austria's lady-in-waiting Randall Wallace

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