People, Jan. 20, 1975

It is not much fun being dubbed the most beautiful woman in the world, as Garbo found out. The current titleholder is Paris-born Catherine Deneuve, 31, who endures from flick to flick, her glory undiminished by bad scripts and usually poor direction. Recently she arrived in the U.S. to start filming Robert Aldrich's Hustle. But before she left Paris, she allowed herself to be used to promote her latest movie, Zig-Zig, by posing in Esmeralda's, an erotic saloon in Pigalle, one of the few locales where a girl can get a laugh these days....

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