LOUIS JOURDAN — A Checkered Career — But some wonderful films

He was already a star in French films when David O. Selznick brought him to Hollywood. He will forever be known for playing the bored, worldly playboy who falls for the title character (Leslie Caron, upper left) in Vincente Minnelli’s 1958 musical Gigi. He was stereotyped early on as the Continental lover complete with charming […]