Leslie Caron, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Leslie Caron


Date of Birth: 01-Jul-1931

Place of Birth: Boulogne-Billancourt, รŽle-de-France, France

Profession: actor, ballet dancer, film actor

Nationality: United States, France

Zodiac Sign: Cancer

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About Leslie Caron

  • Leslie Claire Margaret Caron (French: [l?sli ka??~]; born 1 July 1931) is a French-American actress and dancer who appeared in 45 films between 1951 and 2003.
  • Her autobiography, Thank Heaven, was published in 2010 in the UK and US, and in 2011 in a French version.
  • Veteran documentarian Larry Weinstein's Leslie Caron: The Reluctant Star premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on 28 June 2016.Caron is best known for the musical films An American in Paris (1951), Lili (1953), Daddy Long Legs (1955), and Gigi (1958), and for the nonmusical films Fanny (1961), The L-Shaped Room (1962), and Father Goose (1964).
  • She received two Academy Award nominations for Best Actress.
  • In 2006, her performance in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit won her an Emmy for guest actress in a drama series.
  • She is fluent in French, English, and Italian.
  • She is one of the few dancers or actresses who have danced with Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and Rudolf Nureyev.

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