Brigitte (Anne-Marie) Bardot is a French former fashion model, actress
and singer, and animal rights activist. In her early life, Bardot was an
aspiring ballet dancer. She started her acting career in 1952. Bardot
retired from the entertainment industry in 1973. During her show career in
show business , Bardot starred in 47 films, performed in numerous musical
shows, and recorded 80 songs. She has since established herself as an
animal rights activist.