Gina Manès
Date of Birth
Apr 07, 1895
Birth Place:
Paris, France

Biography

Charismatic French actress Gina Manès was one of the biggest stars in Europe during the 1920s. Born in Paris, she made her screen debut in 1919 in Feuillade's L' Homme San Visage. She was subsequently typecast as a femme fatale. Manès is best remembered for portraying Josephine in Gance's Napoleon (1927) and Therese Raquin in Feyder's film of the same name. Other noted directors with whom she...