Believe it or not, up until this past weekend, I had never seen a Brigitte Bardot movie. I had seen images of her in the past, though I had grown up admiring her look-alike Claudia Schiffer back when she started modeling for Guess.
Like Marilyn, Jayne Mansfield, and other “sexpot” stars, the camera loved them despite a limited acting range. My wife and I love old movies so we’ll be checking out the Bardot collection on Hulu in the upcoming weeks.
images via Life collection at Google
In the 60s, Bardot teamed up with another French icon, Serge Gainsbourg, to record a bunch of songs. Here’s my favorite: