Bernadette Lafont

 

 

Age: 74

 

Summary: French actress considered as a muse of the iconoclastic New Wave that overtook France's film industry in the late 1950's and early 1960's who had appeared in more than 100 films, on French TV, and onstage but who was best known for her work with New Wave auteurs like Francois Truffaut and Claude Chabrol.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest

 

Born: October 28, 1938

 

Died: July 25, 2013

 

Location: Nimes, France