Vadim was born in Paris, France as the son of a vice consul of France.
As well as his movie achievements, Roger Vadin was celebrated for his relationships with some of the world's most beautiful women. He was married five times, two of his wives were Brigitte Bardot and Jane Fonda, and he lived with Catherine Deneuve with whom he had a child. In addition to his theater and movie work, he wrote several books including his autobiography.
He died on February 11, 2000 and is buried in the St. Tropez Cemetery, Saint Tropez, France. He was survived by his wife, actress Marie-Christine Barrault, and four children: Vanessa, born to Jane Fonda; Christian with Catherine Deneuve; Nathalie, born to actress Annette Stroyberg; and Vania, his child with heiress Catherine Schneider.
Roger Vadim Facts
|Birth Name||Roger Vladimir Plemiannikov|
|Birthday||January 26, 1928|
|Date of death||February 11, 2000 (age 72)|
|Vice and Virtue|
|Shelley Duvall's Faerie Tale Theatre: The Complete Collection|
|And God Created Woman|
|Pretty Maids All In A Row|
|...And God Created Woman|
|Spirits of the Dead|
|Le Repos Du Guerrier|