Yvonne Furneaux

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Yvonne Furneaux
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Furneaux in Le Amiche (1955)
Elisabeth Yvonne Scatcherd

(1928-05-11) 11 May 1928 (age 92)
Other namesTessa Scatcherd
Years active1952–1984
(m. 1962; died 2007)

Yvonne Furneaux (born 11 May 1928)[2] is a French film actress.


Furneaux was born Elisabeth Yvonne Scatcherd to a French mother and English father; she moved to England in 1946 to study Modern Languages at St Hilda's College, Oxford, where she was known as "Tessa Scatcherd". She began her acting career in England in 1952 with a few minor productions. Later she participated in international productions and worked with Catherine Deneuve in the movie Repulsion (1965).[3]

Personal life[edit]

She married Jacques Natteau, who died on 17 April 2007. Retired from acting, she lives in Lausanne, Switzerland.[citation needed]

Selected filmography[edit]



Danger Man Season 3 1965


  1. ^ "Google Translate". Translate.google.com. Retrieved 26 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Yvonne Furneaux". bfi.org.uk. British Film Institute. Retrieved 27 September 2019.
  3. ^ Yvonne Furneaux at IMDb

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