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Stephane Audran | Stephanie Audran
5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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lecting on her career] I have not made a career; I have not given that much thought. When I first started, I just wanted to be a good actress. My voice was wrong; I could not move around, I tried to improve with lessons. Then I was lucky enough to meet [Claude] Chabrol.
She was initially reluctant to play the role of Isabelle Huppert
's working class mother in Violette
(1978), as she knew it wasn't a right fit for her. Her performance in the film was actually what lead Gabriel Axel
to consider her for the title role in Babette's Feast
(1987), which became her signature movie.
Icy, unemotional acting style