Catherine Deneuve born 22 October 1943 is a French actress.  She gained recognition for her portrayal of aloof, mysterious beauties for various directors, including Luis Buñuel and Roman Polanski. Deneuve has already won two César Awards for her performances in Le Dernier Métro (1980) and Indochine (1992).  She has also received BAFTA and Academy Award nominations for Best Actress.  In 2008, she appeared in her 100th film, Un conte de Noël.

Read about 3rd Best Actress nomination for her role in On My Way ( Elle S’en Va) here.