Biography

Daughter of Eva, the Baroness Erisso, and Major Glynn Faithfull, a WWII British spy. Recorded the first song written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, "As Tears Go By" (1964). Involved in a major drug scandal with Jagger, Richards and others, which ultimately turned public opinion favorably towards the 'Rolling Stones' and other rock groups. In the 70's she became addicted to heroin and was homeless in London's Soho district for a couple of years. Recorded numerous albums in the 80's, while struggling with cocaine and alcohol. Has remained sober and productive since.

Daughter of Eva, the Baroness Erisso, and Major Glynn Faithfull, a WWII British spy. Recorded the first song written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, "As Tears Go By" (1964). Involved in a major drug scandal with Jagger, Richards and others, which ultimately turned public opinion favorably towards the 'Rolling Stones' and other rock groups. In the 70's she became addicted to heroin and was homeless in London's Soho district for a couple of years. Recorded numerous albums in the 80's, while struggling with cocaine and alcohol. Has remained sober and productive since.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1946-12-29

Place of Birth Hampstead, London, England, UK

Official Site http://www.mariannefaithfull.org.uk/

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 My Generation as Herself (voice) (archive footage)
2017 Tom Waits: Tales from a Cracked Jukebox
2017 Francis Bacon: A Brush with Violence
2012 Belle du Seigneur as Mariette
2011 Faces in the Crowd as Dr. Langenkamp
2009 FLicKeR as Herself
2009 FM (1 episode)
2007 The Alan Titchmarsh Show (1 episode)
2007 Irina Palm as Maggie
2006 Marie Antoinette as Empress Maria Theresa
2006 Paris, Je T'Aime as Marianne (Le Marais)
2004 Nord-plage
2002 Fame, Fashion and Photography: The Real Blow Up
2002 V Graham Norton (1 episode)
2001 Intimacy as Betty
1999 Tripping
1999 Twentieth Century Blues: The Songs of Noël Coward
1997 Retying the Knot: The Incredible String Band
1997 Beautiful Losers
1996 Absolutely Fabulous: The Last Shout as God
1996 Crimetime as Club Singer
1995 The Harald Schmidt Show (1 episode)
1995 Moondance as Mother
1994 Shopping as Bev
1993 When Pigs Fly as Lilly
1992 The Turn of the Screw as Narrator
1991 Dreaming
1990 Roger Waters - The Wall - Live In Berlin as Vocals
1983 The Dream Machine
1982 The Compleat Beatles as Herself
1979 Broken English
1975 Assault on Agathon as Helen Rochefort
1974 Lucifer Rising as Lilith
1974 Ghost Story as Sophy Kwykwer
1972 Musikladen (1 episode)
1971 Disco (1 episode)
1969 Hamlet as Ophelia
1969 Heads
1968 The Rolling Stones: Sympathy for the Devil as Herself
1968 The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus as Herself
1968 The Girl on a Motorcycle as Rebecca
1967 I'll Never Forget What's'isname as Josie
1967 Anna as Une jeune femme dans la soirée dansante
1966 Made in U.S.A. as Marianne Faithfull (as MF)
1965 Hullabaloo (2 episodes)
1964 Shindig! (4 episodes)
1964 Top of the Pops (5 episodes)

Crew

2003 His Brother Compositors

Sound

1966 Who's Crazy? Music

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