Bardot appeared on the cover of Elle again in 1952, which landed her a movie offer for the comedy Crazy for Love (1952), She was paid 200,000 francs (€4,700 in 2019 euros) for the small role portraying a cousin of the main character. Bardot had her second film role in Manina, the Girl in the Bikini (1953) She also had roles in the 1953 films The Long Teeth and His Father’s Portrait.
Brigitte Bardot touching up her hair
Brigitte Bardot dancing in “Two Weeks in September”, 1966
Story of a woman torn between her love for two different men.
Brigitte Bardot bikini
She started her acting career in 1952. She achieved international recognition in 1957 for her role in the controversial And God Created Woman, and also caught the attention of French intellectuals.
Brigitte Bardot sitting
Famous for portraying sexually emancipated personae with hedonistic lifestyles, she was one of the best known sex symbols of the 1950s and 1960s. Although she withdrew from the entertainment industry in 1973, she remains a major popular culture icon.