Madeleine Lebeau1923 — 2016 Age: 92 years old
Madeleine LeBeau, was a French actress who played Humphrey Bogart’s jilted mistress Yvonne, in “Casablanca,” In “Casablanca,” LeBeau gets teary-eyed when “La Marseillaise” is played and shouts “Viva la France!” She was among several cast members who were actually refugees from the German occupation. Her life echoed the film: After she made her screen debut in French film “Girls in Distress” in 1939, LeBeau and her husband, actor Marcel Dalio, fled Paris for Portugal. They were said to have received transit visas that allowed them to enter Spain and then Portugal before continuing on towards Chile. They were stranded in Mexico when their visas turned out to be forgeries and were able to enter the United States with temporary Canadian passports.
Sunday, June 10, 1923
Sunday, May 1, 2016
1939 Girls in DistressUne élève de la pension 1941 Hold Back the DawnAnni 1942 CasablancaYvonne 1942 Gentleman JimAnna Held 1943 Paris After DarkCollette 1944 Music for MillionsJane (as Madeleine LeBeau) 1950 Cage of GoldMarie Jouvet 1953 Lightly and Shortly DressedJacqueline Vermorel 1954 Cadet RousselleMarguerite de Beaufort 1955 La pícara molineraJacqueline 1955 Napoleon 1957 La ParisienneMonique Wilson 1963 8½Madeleine, l'attrice francese 1964 AngeliqueLa Grande Mademoiselle 1964 Gunmen Of The Rio GrandeJennie LeeLimited to the 15 most popular items