Maria Schneider

Maria Schneider

Highest Rated: 88% The Passenger (1975)

Lowest Rated: 67% Savage Nights (1992)

Birthday: Mar 27, 1952

Birthplace: Paris, France

This sultry brunette actress began appearing in secondary parts in 1969 but came to prominence opposite Marlon Brando in Bernardo Bertolucci's study of existential eroticism, "Last Tango in Paris" (1972). In 1992, Schneider appeared in the controversial French film "Les Nuits fauve" ("Savage Nights") and was tapped by Franco Zeffirelli to play Mrs. Rochester in "Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre" (1996). More recently, she was featured as a woman who has faith in miracles in "Something to Believe In" (1998). The last movie she appeared in, director Guillaume Nicloux's "The Key," was released in 2007. Schneider passed away at age 59 after a long battle with cancer on Feb. 3, 2011.

Highest rated movies

The Passenger
Last Tango in Paris
Savage Nights




No Score Yet No Score Yet Gosia's Witch Gosia (Character) - 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Kreutzer Sonata: What is Love? (Quale amore) Unknown (Character) - 2007
No Score Yet 49% Actors Marie-Cécile Nègre (Character) - 2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet Something to Believe In Maria (Character) - 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jane Eyre Bertha (Character) $5.2M 1996
67% 84% Savage Nights Noria (Character) $431.3K 1992
No Score Yet 50% Bunker Palace Hotel Muriel (Character) - 1989
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Song for Europe Madeline Dyer (Character) - 1985
No Score Yet 45% Merry-Go-Round Léo (Character) - 1981
No Score Yet 11% Mamma Dracula Nancy Hawaii (Character) - 1980
No Score Yet No Score Yet Memoirs of a French Whore Unknown (Character) - 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Woman Like Eve Liliane (Character) - 1979
No Score Yet 40% Wanted: Babysitter Michelle (Character) - 1975
88% 85% The Passenger Girl (Character) $619.7K 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet Merry-Go-Round Das süße Mädel (Character) - 1973
83% 76% Last Tango in Paris Jeanne (Character) - 1972