- Category : Entertain-Business-Director
- Type : ME
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (22)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX The Clarion 2
French motion picture director.
The first husband of Simone Signoret from 1948 to 1951, and the brother of Marc Allegret.
He began in film as an assistant director and created several short subjects and commercials before directing his first feature in 1940.
After WW II he became notably in the film noir genre with the pinnacle of his reputation in the late '40s, particularly in films starring Signoret.
Allegret and Signoret had a daughter together, Catherine, born in April 1946.