But it's her brains and that husky voice that really put her ahead. All rights reserved. NATIONALITY: French. 1 and Kill Bill: Vol. This incredibly beautiful brunette was a former model who shot to stardom with Goodbye, Colombus (1969) and Love Story (1970). Faye Dunaway Actress, Chinatown Faye Dunaway was born on a farm in Bascom, Florida in 1941, the daughter of Grace April (Smith), a housewife, and John MacDowell Dunaway, Jr., an army officer. Field was the sweetest girl you'll ever see way into her 30s.