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August 9, 1976 (47)
Audrey Tautou, known worldwide for her enchanting performances, is a French actress and model who catapulted to international fame with her portrayal of the eponymous character in the film ‘Amélie’ in 2001.
Tautou’s body of work showcases a diverse range of roles, with each character leaving a lasting impact. After starting with French television movies, she delivered a captivating performance in her first feature film, ‘Venus Beauty Institute,’ bagging her the César Award for Most Promising Actress. Her role in the 2001 romantic comedy ‘Amélie’ brought her international acclaim. The movie touched millions and has since become a symbol of French cinema. In 2006, Tautou starred in the film adaptation of the best-selling novel, ‘The Da Vinci Code,’ alongside Tom Hanks. Her performances in other notable films like ‘Coco Before Chanel’ and ‘Mood Indigo’ further solidified her position in the international cinema space.
Throughout her career, Tautou has collaborated with a host of talented artists, enhancing her acting chops. Notable ones include working with director Jean-Pierre Jeunet in three films, namely, ‘Amélie,’ ‘A Very Long Engagement,’ and ‘The Lost Prince.’ Her partnership with Jeunet resulted in some of the most memorable moments in French cinema. Other significant collaborations include working with directors Claude Miller in ‘Thérèse Desqueyroux’ and Michel Gondry in ‘Mood Indigo.’ In ‘Coco Before Chanel,’ she worked with director Anne Fontaine and Benoît Poelvoorde, which resulted in a deeply touching biopic. In ‘Chinese Puzzle,’ she starred alongside Romain Duris, reuniting the actors who’d previously shared the screen in ‘L’Auberge Espagnole’ and its sequel.
In terms of distinctions, Audrey Tautou has a solid record. She won the César Award for Most Promising Actress for ‘Venus Beauty Institute.’ ‘Amélie’ saw her nominated for Best Actress at the European Film Awards and the César Awards. Tautou also received recognition for her role in ‘A Very Long Engagement’ with a nomination for Best Actress at the César Awards. Moreover, her portrayal of Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel earned her a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.