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Valérie Quennessen (1957–1989)

Valerie Quennessen became an actress almost by accident. She started out performing as a child as an acrobat. She was very accomplished in this field and won an award at the age of ten. However, she hadn't seriously considered performing for a living. In her late teens, she enrolled in acting classes as therapy, to overcome severe shyness. To her ... See full bio »

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 1989 Haute tension (TV Series)
- Eaux troubles (1989) ... Judith
 1982 Summer Lovers
Lina (as Valerie Quennessen)
 1982 Conan the Barbarian
The Princess (as Valerie Quennessen)
 1981 Silas (TV Mini-Series)
Wäscherin Melinda
- Entführung, Erpressung - und ein glückliches Ende? (1981) ... Wäscherin Melinda (as Valérie Quenessen)
 1981 Bolero
 1981 Les uns et les autres (TV Mini-Series)
 1979 French Postcards
 1979 Martin and Lea
 1979 We Forget Everything!
N / a
 1978 Brigade des mineurs (TV Series)
- Tête de rivière (1978) ... Doris
 1978 Like a Turtle on Its Back
Nietzsche Student
 1978 Nuova Colonia
 1976 Fill 'er Up with Super
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 1984 Mode in France (Documentary)
A model / female cop
 1982 The Making of 'Summer Lovers' (TV Movie documentary)

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Alternate Names:

Valérie Quenessen | Valerie Quennessen


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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[on her part in Conan the Barbarian] On one level, I realize the basic appeal of my character is her body. But the totality of the Conan film is really much more than that. When I read the script, I thought it was just a matter of sword fighting. But when I read the books, I found they were filled with sorcery, and I liked that very much. I've always loved fairy tales, and I've always believed ... See more »


Was born Valérie Madeleine Michelle Françoise Drodelot-Quennessen in Boulogne-Billancourt at 00.30 pm on 12/03/1957. See more »

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