Gustave Flaubert

Biography

Gustave Flaubert 1821-1880, was a French writer who is counted among the greatest Western novelists. He is known especially for his first published novel, Madame Bovary. Jenny Agutter first made her name in the film of The Railway Children (1970) playing the eldest daughter, and subsequently starred as the mother in the television version in 2000. She further enhanced her career in Nicholas Roeg's critically acclaimed film Walkabout, and has since had an extensive list of film, TV and theatre credits.

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