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Marianne Faithfull

Daughter of Eva, the Baroness Erisso, and Major Glynn Faithfull, a WWII British spy. Recorded the first song written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, "As Tears Go By" (1964). Involved in a major drug scandal with Jagger, Richards and others, which ultimately turned public opinion favorably towards the 'Rolling Stones' and other rock groups. In the 70's she became addicted to heroin and was homeless in London's Soho district for a couple of years. Recorded numerous albums in the 80's, while struggling with cocaine and alcohol. Has remained sober and productive since.


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Born:
Dec 29, 1946 In Hampstead, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
42
First Appeared:
In the series Top of the Pops 1964-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie My Generation 2017-10-08
Known For
Poster of Marie Antoinette
Poster of Twentieth Century Blues: The Songs of Noël Coward
Poster of Beautiful Losers
Poster of The Dream Machine
Filmography
Movie Francis Bacon: A Brush with Violence 2017-01-28
Movie My Generation Herself (voice) (archive footage) 2017-10-08
Movie Belle du Seigneur Mariette 2012-11-29
Movie Faces in the Crowd Dr. Langenkamp 2011-10-25
Series FM Unknown 2009-02-25
Movie FLicKeR Herself 2009-07-14
Series The Alan Titchmarsh Show Unknown 2007-09-03
Movie Irina Palm Maggie 2007-02-13
Movie Paris, je t'aime Marianne (Le Marais) 2006-05-16
Movie Le Marais 2006-05-18
Movie Marie Antoinette Maria Theresa 2006-10-20
Series V Graham Norton Unknown 2002-05-06
Movie Fame, Fashion and Photography: The Real Blow Up 2002-08-10
Movie Intimacy Betty 2001-01-20
Movie Twentieth Century Blues: The Songs of Noël Coward 1999-07-20
Movie Beautiful Losers 1997-07-29
Movie Crimetime Club Singer 1996-08-01
Movie Absolutely Fabulous: The Last Shout God 1996-11-06
Movie Moondance Mother 1995-01-01
Series The Harald Schmidt Show Unknown 1995-12-05
Movie Shopping Bev 1994-12-06
Movie The Turn of the Screw Narrator 1992-01-01
Movie Dreaming 1991-03-24
Movie Roger Waters - The Wall - Live In Berlin Vocals 1990-01-01
Movie The Dream Machine 1983-01-01
Movie The Compleat Beatles Herself 1982-10-01
Movie Broken English 1979-07-12
Movie Assault on Agathon Helen Rochefort 1975-07-24
Movie Ghost Story Sophy Kwykwer 1974-03-19
Movie Lucifer Rising Lilith 1974-04-10
Series Disco Unknown 1971-02-13
Movie Heads 1969-01-01
Movie Hamlet Ophelia 1969-12-21
Movie The Girl on a Motorcycle Rebecca 1968-06-21
Movie The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus Herself 1968-10-12
Movie The Rolling Stones: Sympathy for the Devil Herself 1968-11-30
Movie Anna Une jeune femme dans la soirée dansante 1967-01-13
Movie I'll Never Forget What's'isname Josie 1967-12-18
Movie Made in U.S.A. Marianne Faithfull (as MF) 1966-12-03
Series Hullabaloo Unknown 1965-01-12
Series Top of the Pops Unknown 1964-01-01
Series Shindig! Unknown 1964-09-16