Claudine Auger

Submitted by on Sep 23, 2015

Claudine Auger

When the actress turned eighteen, she married a man much older than her – for the 41-year-old director-screenwriter Pierre Gaspard-Yui. Husband ‘rubbed’ Auger ensemble cast in several films, including the adventure film ‘Iron Mask’ with Jean Marais 1962 and the family fantasy “Kali Yug, the goddess of vengeance ‘1963.

Author: Alexei Bulatov

Her most famous role – the girl secret agent James Bond, Dominique ‘Domino’ Derval, in the movie ‘Thunderball’ 1965. She won the title of ‘Miss France Monde’, became the French representative at the contest ‘Miss World’, which she won in 1958.

Claudine studied at the College of Joan of Arc, and later continued her studies at the Paris Conservatory of Dramatic Art, where she played dramatic characters. Auger film debut took place when she was still a schoolgirl. French poet and filmmaker Jean-Maurice Eugene Clement Cocteau, though, and did not mention her name in the credits, allocated Claudine ballerina role in the film ‘The Testament of Orpheus’ 1960.

When the actress turned eighteen, she married a man much older than her – for the 41-year-old director-screenwriter Pierre Gaspard-Yui. Husband ‘rubbed’ Auger ensemble cast in several films, including the adventure film ‘Iron Mask’ with Jean Marais 1962 and the family fantasy “Kali Yug, the goddess of vengeance ‘1963.

During her holiday in Nassau in the Bahamas writer and producer Kevin McClory, also rest in this big city, I saw a French actress, so she came to audition for a role in his movie ‘Thunderball’, directed by Terence Young. Originally conceived for the role of Domino Italian women, in particular, for the actress Dominetty Petacci. But Claudine made on will create

teley film such a strong impression that the script was rewritten by the Frenchwoman. Although Auger took lessons to improve my English, in the end, the film dubbed her Nicky van der Zyl. Claudine said that it is similar to her character in the movie ‘Thunderball’, because in real life, has been associated with men who were older than her.

However, if after taking part in a film about the adventures of James Bond actress made a successful career in Europe, in the United States a great success it was not achieved. In 1971, Claudine, and two more Bond girl, actress Barbara Bach and Barbara Bush, starring in the Italian horror film Paolo Kawara ‘belly Black Tarantula’. Also, she played in a military action movie Terence Young ‘Triple Cross’ 1966 adventure comedy and ‘Play in bloodshed’ 1967.

Claudine Auger married businessman Peter Brent, remained his wife until his death in August of 2008.

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