Furneaux was born Elisabeth Yvonne Scatcherd to a French mother and English father; she moved to England in 1946 to study Modern Languages at St Hilda's College, Oxford, where she was known as "Tessa Scatcherd". She began her acting career in England in 1952 with a few minor productions.
Yvonne Furneaux, Actress: Repulsion. Eclectic is the qualificative that best defines the career of Yvonne Furneaux. Born in Roubaix (a big industrial town in the North of France) in 1926, the little girl was immediately placed under the sign of bilingualism, her father being English and her mother French. As a result, once this alluring brunette had become an actress, she could as ...
Yvonne Furneaux tourne aussi en France, sous la direction de Claude Autant-Lara et aux côtés de Louis Jourdan, Le Comte de Monte-Cristo, où elle interprète le rôle de Mercedes. Elle retrouve bientôt Autant-Lara pour Le Meurtrier.
Yvonne/Ivonne is also a Spanish girl name. This name first arrived in England with the Norman invasion , along with variations such as Yvette, and male versions of the same name. It was the most popular of all of these names, but would fall out of favor.
The Mummy: Directed by Terence Fisher. With Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Yvonne Furneaux, Eddie Byrne. In 1895, British archaeologists find and open the tomb of Egyptian Princess Ananka with nefarious consequences.
Repulsion is a 1965 psychological horror film directed by Roman Polanski, and starring Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry, John Fraser and Yvonne Furneaux. The screenplay is based on a scenario by Gérard Brach and Polanski, involving a young withdrawn woman who finds sexual advances repulsive and who, after she is left alone by her vacationing ...
Una discreta y tímida muchacha llamada Carol Ledoux (Catherine Deneuve), vive con su hermana Helen (Yvonne Furneaux) en un apartamento en Londres.Carol trabaja como manicurista, y un día conoce a Colin (John Fraser), y este logra una cita con ella.