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Simone Signoret

Simone Signoret (25 March 1921 – 30 September 1985) was a French cinema actress often hailed as one of France's greatest film stars. She became the first French person to win an Academy Award, for her role in Room at the Top (1959). In her lifetime she also received a César, a BAFTA, an Emmy, a Golden Globe, Cannes Film Festival recognition and the Silver Bear for Best Actress.

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    I suspect there isn’t an actor alive who was able to truthfully answer his family’s questions after his first day’s activity in his future profession.
    —Simone Signoret (1921–1985)