Brigitte Bardot: one of the most beautiful actresses of French cinema celebrated '83
• Brigitte Bardot: one of the most beautiful actresses of French cinema celebrated '83
September 28 the legend of French cinema Brigitte Bardot marks '83. In the 1950-1960-ies. she was one of the most beautiful and most sought-after actresses, but more than 40 years ago, she announced that she was leaving the cinema. Since then, Bardot will not appear on the screens, and its name is often remembered in the press in connection with the scandals that provoked her social activities and a strange way of life.
Brigitte Bardot was not a professional actress, and came to the cinema thanks to a fluke: a picture of her on the cover of the magazine saw director Marc Allegre. For the first time on screen, she has appeared in 1952 and soon became a real standard of beauty and style icon. Worldwide popularity has brought her role in the film "And God Created Woman", because of which the scandal erupted in Europe. The Catholic Church has condemned the provocative behavior of the actress, who appeared in the movie naked and danced on a table. In those days it was too bold and reckless. After that Bardot called the harbinger of the sexual revolution. This title was fixed for her after she appeared at the Cannes Film Festival in a bikini. It is believed that it was she who introduced the fashion of separate bathing suits.
In the 1950s. Brigitte Bardot became an idol of cinema and trendsetter after the screens out the film "Babette Goes to War", there haircuts "Babette", created in the image of the heroine Bardot, and when she started wearing a sloppy poluhvost on top of decreasing bangs women They began to do the same hairstyle. The actress has even become a model for the sculpture of Marianne - the national symbol of France.
Brigitte Bardot was the muse for the most talented artists of her time. Bob Dylan admitted that his first song in 15 years has dedicated it to her, as John Lennon said that in his youth was a fan of the Bardo. It was shot in his films Roger Vadim, Jean-Luc Godard, Louis Malle, and other well-known directors. The actress has played about 50 roles in movies, but about 40 years decided to end his film career. The fact that it exploited the image of the fatal beauty sex after 35 years lost its relevance, and new faces in the movie she is currently and has not opened. Many critics write that the acting skills of Brigitte Bardot never been outstanding, and its main trump card was an attractive appearance and overt behavior on the screen. Therefore, in another role or directors, nor the audience it is not represented.
In spite of the fact that Brigitte Bardot called the belle of French cinema, and thousands of fans sought the attention of the actress, her personal life can hardly be called successful. None of her five marriages did not last long. She has never hidden the fact that, in addition to men, she had many lovers, and some of them were young Alfonso. Second husband, actor Jacques Charrier called her eccentric beauty, heartless mother and vile wife. After their divorce, she called her son, parasitic on the tumor and stated that he could not educate him, because she is still a child at heart, and the right of custody was awarded to her father. The press often wrote that the actress is too absurd and capricious nature, and her strange behavior scare men. Recent years, she lives on a ranch in solitude, and her company are only animals that she has more than a century: horses, dogs, cats, rabbits, pigs, goats and sheep.
In 1986, the actress founded the "Foundation for the welfare and protection of animals", which gave three million francs earned from the sale at auction of their own dresses and jewelry. She herself explains his passion: "I gave the men their youth and beauty. Now I give her wisdom and experience - the best that I have, the animals, they love where sincere than people. The dog hurts only when he dies. " She often turned to the stars to desist from wearing fur and promoted vegetarianism. Her love for animals is bordered on obsession. In 2013, she said she would ask the Russian citizenship if in Lyon lull of two elephants patients with tuberculosis. This love of animals, some of her friends called the reverse side of dislike for the people.
In addition to manifestations of selfless love of animals actress surprised the audience with their aggressive stance towards Muslims and accusatory remarks against homosexuals. About Muslim immigrants in France, she said: "We have had enough of this population that surrounds us, that we destroy, destroying our country by imposing our own customs." It is 5 times summoned to the French court and sentenced to a fine of 15 thousand euros for inciting ethnic hatred, as well as an open condemnation of homosexuality and interracial marriages. When she published her memoirs, it sued "for fascist orientation and racist character of the book."
The actress has never resorted to the help of plastic surgeons, and so now looks his age, which did not hesitate: "I hate everything that is unnatural! All of these braces, the transplant ... Old beautiful. Do not try to be what you are not. Do not make yourself a statue. " Recent years due to hip osteoarthritis she can not walk without assistance and uses crutches.
The actress and social activist Brigitte Bardot