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Yvonne Furneaux (born 11 May 1928, Roubaix, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France)[2] is a French film actress.

Yvonne Furneaux
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Furneaux in Le Amiche (1955)
Born Elisabeth Yvonne Scatcherd
(1928-05-11) 11 May 1928 (age 90)
Roubaix, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Other names Tessa Scatcherd
Occupation Actress
Years active 1952–1984
Spouse(s) Jacques Natteau (1962-2007) (his death) (one child)[1]



Furneaux was born Elisabeth Yvonne Scatcherd to a French mother and English father and came to England in 1946 to study Modern Languages at St Hilda's College, Oxford, where she was known as "Tessa Scatcherd". She began her acting career in England in 1952 with a few minor productions. Later she participated in international productions and worked with Catherine Deneuve in the movie Repulsion (1965).[2]

Personal lifeEdit

She married Jacques Natteau, who died on 17 April 2007. Retired from acting, she lives in Lausanne, Switzerland.[citation needed]



  1. ^ "Google Translate". Retrieved 2016-11-26.
  2. ^ a b Yvonne Furneaux on IMDb

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