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Jacqueline Bisset ACTOR

Jacqueline Bisset was born on September 13th, 1944 in Weybridge, England with the birth name Winnifred Jacqueline Fraser-Bisset.  Her mother worked as an attorney and her father was a doctor.  She was raised in England and was brought up speaking French.  She studied ballet as a young girl and when her parents got divorced she found work as a model to help support her mother who had become ill with sclerosis.
Bisset soon developed an interest in acting and began working in the film industry as an extra appearing on such films as, "The Knack…and How to Get it" (1965).  Soon she was being cast in more prominent roles in such films as, "Cul-de-sac" (1966), "Two for the Road" (1967) and the James Bond thriller "Casino Royale" (1967).
She received her first starring role in the film, "The Cape Town Affair" (1967) succeeded by a role in, "The Detective" (1968).  Her first Golden Globe nomination soon followed when she appeared on the big screen in, "The Sweet Ride" (1968).
As her career progressed she added to her resume roles in the films, "Bullitt" (1968) starring Steve McQueen, "The Grasshopper" (1969), "Airport" (1970) starring Dean Martin, George Kennedy, Van Heflin, Burt Lancaster and Helen Hayes, "The Mephisto Waltz" (1971), "The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean " (1972) starring Paul Newman, "Day for Night" (1973), "The Deep" (1977) and "Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?" (1978) for which she received her second Golden Globe nomination.
More successful roles followed in, "Class" (1983) and "Under the Volcano" (1984) which earned her yet another Golden Globe nomination.  She also appeared on a number of television movies and series.  She received an Emmy nomination for her role in the miniseries, "Joan of Arc" (1999).
Added to her resume are also a variety of television movies such as, "Jesus" (1999), "America's Prince: The John F. Kennedy Jr. Story" (2003), "An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving" (2008) and "Carolina Moon" (2007). 
Some of her latest roles have been in such films as, "Domino" (2005), "The Last Film Festival" (2010), "Two Jacks" (2011) and "Vivaldi" (2011).  She has currently never married and has no children.  She remains working in the industry and has homes in Beverly Hills, California as well as in England.


????   The Last Film Festival 

2013   Vivaldi

2012   Two Jacks 

2012   Dancing on the Edge

2011   Rizzoli & Isles 

2010   An Old Fashioned Christmas

2009   The Eastmans

2008   An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving

2008   Death in Love 

2007   Carolina Moon 

2006   Nip/Tuck 

2006   Save the Last Dance 2 

2005   Summer Solstice 

2005   Domino 

2005   The Fine Art of Love: Mine Ha-Ha 

2004   Fascination

2004   The Survivors Club 

2003   Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 

2003   Swing 

2003   Latter Days

2003   America's Prince: The John F. Kennedy Jr. Story 

2002   Dancing at the Harvest Moon 

2001-2002  Ally McBeal 

2001   The Sleepy Time Gal 

2000   In the Beginning 

2000   New Year's Day

2000   Sex & Mrs. X

2000   Britannic

1999   Jesus

1999   Les gens qui s'aiment 

1999   Hey Arnold!

1999   Joan of Arc

1999   Witch Hunt

1999   Let the Devil Wear Black

1998   Dangerous Beauty 

1996   Once You Meet a Stranger

1996   September

1995   La Cérémonie

1995   End of Summer 

1994   Leave of Absence 

1993   Les marmottes

1993   Corrupt Justice 

1993   Hoffman's Hunger

1991   Rossini! Rossini!

1991   The Maid 

1989   Wild Orchid

1989   Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills

1988   La maison de jade

1987   Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story

1987   High Season 

1986   Choices 

1985   Anna Karenina 

1984   Forbidden

1984   Under the Volcano

1983   Class

1981   Rich and Famous

1981   Inchon

1980   When Time Ran Out...

1979   Amo non amo

1978   Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?

1978   The Greek Tycoon

1977   The Deep 

1976   St. Ives 

1975   The Sunday Woman 

1975   End of the Game 

1975   The Spiral Staircase 

1974   Murder on the Orient Express 

1973   Le magnifique 

1973   Day for Night

1973   The Thief Who Came to Dinner 

1972   The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean 

1972   Stand Up and Be Counted 

1971   Secrets 

1971   Believe in Me 

1971   The Mephisto Waltz

1970   Airport 

1969   The Grasshopper 

1969   Secret World

1969   The First Time

1968   Bullitt 

1968   The Sweet Ride 

1968   The Detective 

1967   The Cape Town Affair 

1967   Two for the Road 

1967   Casino Royale 

1966   Arrivederci, Baby! 

1966   Cul-de-sac 

1965   The Knack... and How to Get It

Matinee Classics - Murder on the Orient Express starring Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Martin Balsam, Ingrid Bergman, Jacqueline Bisset, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Sean Connery, John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller, Anthony Perkins, Vanessa Redgrave, Rachel Roberts, Richard Widmark, Michael York and Colin Blakely
Matinee Classics - The Cape Town Affair starring James Brolin, Jacqueline Bisset, Claire Trevor, Bob Courtney, John Whiteley, Gordon Mulholland, Siegfried Mynhardt, James White and Gabriel Bayman
Matinee Classics - The Detective starring Frank Sinatra, Lee Remick, Jacqueline Bisset, Ralph Meeker, Jack Klugman, Horace McMahon, Lloyd Bochner, William Windom, Tony Musante, Al Freeman, Jr., Robert Duvall, Pat Henry, Patrick McVey, Dixie Marquis, Sugar Ray Robinson, Renee Taylor, James Inman, Tom Atkins and George Plimpton

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