Nathalie Marie Andr??e Baye (born 6 July 1948) is a French film, television, and stage actress. After having dance and dramatic education, Baye began acting in 1970. She has appeared in more than 70 films. She won four C??sar Awards for Sauve qui peut (la vie) (1980), Une ??trange affaire (1981), La Balance (1982), and Le Petit Lieutenant (2005). She has been nominated a further five times.