1. - Jean Seberg, Saint Joan, 1957. She cropped her hair as Otto Preminger's global hunt landed in Sweden. “But her lover wouldn't permit her to audition for me,” said Preminger. The lover? Ingmar Bergman.
2 .- Jeanne Moreau, Lumiére, France, 1975. Bergman, the Swedish cinema god, interfered again - she was working with him on the Stockholm stage.
3. - Karen Black, In Praise Of Older Women, Canada, 1978. “She dropped out three days before we started,” the energetic old-age praiser Tom Berenger told me in London. “Not very professional from such a great actress.”