, born April 17, 1938, is a French actress. Two years after making her film debut, in 1961 Perrette Pradier was awarded the prestigious Prix Suzanne Bianchetti
as most promising new actress in France for her performance as Amenita
in the Sacha Guitry
film, Stop Thief
. That year she gained further recognition for her role as Constance Bonacieux
in two films based on the Three Musketeers. Throughout the 1960s, she appeared in a number of films in her native France, then was contracted for Hollywood productions that included the Fred Zinnemann
directed 1964 film Behold a Pale Horse
starring luminaries Gregory Peck
, Anthony Quinn
and Omar Sharif
. In 1968 she returned to English language filming in the Universal Studios thriller, House of Cards
with Orson Welles
and George Peppard
In her long career, Perrette Pradier has also worked in live theatre, appearing in plays such as La Bonne Addresse as well as the longest running French play ever produced, Boeing Boeing . In 1994, she did the voice of Sarafina in the French Version of Disney Studios animated feature film, The Lion King.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.
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