|Died||25 January 2022 92) (aged|
|Other names||Jeannine Verret|
|Years active||1953–1966 (film)|
|Spouse(s)||Philippe Rheims (1968) |
|Partner(s)||Moulay Hassan (1958–1961) |
Etchika Choureau (19 November 1929 – 25 January 2022) was a French film actress.  She was at one point in a relationship with Hassan II of Morocco, who was then heir to the throne.  Choureau died on 25 January 2022, at the age of 92. 
|1953||The Other Side of Paradise||Violaine Roumégoux|
|1953||Children of Love||Anne-Marie et Geneviève|
|1954||A Girl from Paris|
|1955||Les Fruits de l'été||Juliette Gravières|
|1955||L'impossible Monsieur Pipelet||Jacqueline Martin|
|1956||La foire aux femmes||Ludvine|
|1956||Toute la ville accuse||Catherine Aravitte|
|1956||Les lumières du soir||Catherine Hessler|
|1958||Darby's Rangers||Angelina De Lotta / Dittmann|
|1958||Lafayette Escadrille||Renée Beaulieu|
|1964||Angélique, Marquise des Anges||Hortense de Sancé de Monteloup|
|1966||Paris au mois d'août||Simone Plantin||(final film role)|
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