Jeane Manson, born "Jean Manson" on October 1, 1950 in Cleveland, Ohio, is an model, singer and actress. Her entertainment career took a major turn forward when she moved to France in the 1970s. Performing under the name Jeane Manson, she is a major recording star in Europe, with record sales exceeding 20 million copies. Her albums have covered several genres, from pop to gospel and country. Manson also has hosted several television specials in France and had a regular role on the longrunning primetime soap Riviera.