Actress Catherine Lachens poses on June 29, 2005 in Paris, before attending the retrospective on Jeanne Moreau organized on the occasion of the third Paris Cinéma festival. PIERRE VERDY / AFP
Figure of the comedies of the 1970s-1980s, the actress Catherine Lachens died on Wednesday September 27, at the age of 78, her entourage announced to Agence France-Presse. She was battling cancer “for several months, in a Parisian hospital”said this source.
An actress with a prolific career, Catherine Lachens filmed for Georges Lautner, Yves Boisset and Jacques Deray in the 1970s and 1980s. She stands out for her cheekiness.
She was seen notably in Cops and robbers, I’m shy but I look after myself and also had a career in the theater, alternating between classics and contemporary plays.
Rarer on screen from the 1990s, she delighted the public in Cursed grassThen Les Bidochons. Most recently, she made an appearance in the series Scenes of households.
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