French actresses are like poetry. They ooze a sense of charm, are daringly gorgeous and have a captivating personality that melts the heart of all. Witty, charismatic and elegant, French actresses have stormed their way into modern cinema and hugely impacted the world with their killing looks and superb acting technique. They may not be as glitzy and extravagant as Hollywood beauties nor as unconventional and quirky as British film stars, but they do have an enduring persona and elegance that helps them surpass all. They have sizzled the silver screen, with their avant-garde style, iconic acting capabilities and the knack to put an emotional touch to characters and films. Legendary actresses such as Brigitte Bardot and Catherine Deneuve captivated audience with their talent and to-die-for blonde looks. And just when the world was reeling over these beautifully talented muses, France gave them some more in the form of Juliette Binoche, Isabella Huppert, Julie Delpy who shot to international fame with their cult movies. The present-day French film industry takes pride in Marion Cotillard, Eva Green, Audrey Tautou and Emmanuelle Beart. With this segment, get details about the life, career, and works of famous French actresses.
Avril LavigneAvril Lavigne
27 September 1984
Singer-songwriter
Pom KlementieffPom Klementieff
03 May 1986
Actress

Eva GreenEva Green
06 July 1980
Model, Actress

Vanessa ParadisVanessa Paradis
22 December 1972
Singer & Actress

Léa SeydouxLéa Seydoux
01 July 1985
Actress

Marion CotillardMarion Cotillard
30 September 1975
Actress
Olga KurylenkoOlga Kurylenko
14 November 1979
Actress, Model

Mélanie LaurentMélanie Laurent
21 February 1983
Actress, Director

Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot
28 September 1934
Actress & Animal Rights Activist

Emmanuelle SeignerEmmanuelle Seigner
22 June 1966
Actress
Sofia BoutellaSofia Boutella
03 April 1982
Dancer

Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
16 August 1953
TV Host, Actress
Marlene DietrichMarlene Dietrich
27 December 1901
Actress & Singer

Emma MackeyEmma Mackey
04 January 1996
Actress

Charlotte GainsbourgCharlotte Gainsbourg
21 July 1971
Actress
Sophie MarceauSophie Marceau
17 November 1966
Actress, Screenwriter, Director

Juliette BinocheJuliette Binoche
09 March 1964
Actress
Catherine Deneuve Catherine Deneuve
22 October 1943
French Actress

Audrey TautouAudrey Tautou
09 August 1976
French actress

Lindsay HartleyLindsay Hartley
17 April 1978
Actress
Angelique BoyerAngelique Boyer
04 July 1988
Actress, Model

Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
01 July 1931
Actress
Joséphine de La BaumeJoséphine de La Baume
08 October 1984
Actress

Golshifteh FarahaniGolshifteh Farahani
10 July 1983
Actress, Musician

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
22 October 1844
Actress

Adèle ExarchopoulosAdèle Exarchopoulos
22 November 1993
Actress
Claudine LongetClaudine Longet
29 January 1941
Singer, Actress
Morgane PolanskiMorgane Polanski
20 January 1993
Actress, Model

Valerie PerrineValerie Perrine
03 September 1943
Actress

Emmanuelle BeartEmmanuelle Beart
14 August 1963
Actress

Zahia DeharZahia Dehar
25 February 1992
Fashion Designer, Model
Charlotte Le BonCharlotte Le Bon
04 September 1986
Actress, TV Host, Model

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Anne ParillaudAnne Parillaud
06 May 1960
Actress

Nora ArnezederNora Arnezeder
08 May 1989
Actress

Simone SignoretSimone Signoret
25 March 1921
Actress

Lizzie BrocheréLizzie Brocheré
22 March 1985
Actress
Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21 March 1942
Actress

Marie LaforêtMarie Laforêt
05 October 1939
Singer
Anna HeldAnna Held
08 March 1872
Actress, Singer

Cecile BrecciaCecile Breccia
 
Actress, Model

Julia KellyJulia Kelly
 
Actress
Kristin Scott ThomasKristin Scott Thomas
24 May 1960
Character actor, Stage actor, Film actor

Clémence PoésyClémence Poésy
30 October 1982
Actress
Hiam AbbassHiam Abbass
30 November 1960
Actor, Film director, Photographer, Screenwriter,

Isabelle AdjaniIsabelle Adjani
27 June 1955
Film actor, Stage actor, Singer

Blanche GardinBlanche Gardin
03 April 1977
Actress

Isabelle HuppertIsabelle Huppert
16 March 1953
Film producer, Film actor, Stage actor

CapucineCapucine
06 January 1928
Actor, Model
DalidaDalida
17 January 1933
Actor, Film actor, Singer, Musician, Model

Yeardley SmithYeardley Smith
03 July 1964
American-French actress

Julie DreyfusJulie Dreyfus
24 January 1966
Actor, Fashion model, Film actor

Julie DelpyJulie Delpy
21 December 1969
Screenwriter, Director, Film Actress, Television
Laetitia CastaLaetitia Casta
11 May 1978
Actress

Sara MartinsSara Martins
19 August 1977
Actress
Jeanne MoreauJeanne Moreau
23 January 1928
Film actor, Film director, Singer, Screenwriter,

Solenn HeussaffSolenn Heussaff
20 July 1985
Video Jockey

Carole BouquetCarole Bouquet
18 August 1957
Actor, Film actor, Model, Film director
Bérénice MarloheBérénice Marlohe
19 May 1979
Actor, Model, Film actor

Sarah EdmondsonSarah Edmondson
22 June 1977
Actress
Alysson ParadisAlysson Paradis
29 May 1983
Actor

France NuyenFrance Nuyen
31 July 1939
Psychotherapist, Psychologist, Stage actor, Film

Amanda LearAmanda Lear
18 November 1946
Painter, Singer, Actor, Model, Composer
Cecilia PeckCecilia Peck
01 May 1958
Film producer

Irène JacobIrène Jacob
15 July 1966
Actor
Anouk AiméeAnouk Aimée
27 April 1932
Actor, Film actor

Marie TrintignantMarie Trintignant
21 January 1962
Film actor, Stage actor

Claire DenisClaire Denis
21 April 1946
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, University

Lou DoillonLou Doillon
04 September 1982
Actor, Model, Singer
Lili DamitaLili Damita
10 July 1904
Actor, Singer
Lolo FerrariLolo Ferrari
09 February 1963
Film actor, Adult Film Star, Television presenter,

Mylène FarmerMylène Farmer
12 September 1961
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Singer, Actor,

Anna KarinaAnna Karina
22 September 1940
Actor, Singer, Film director, Novelist,

Noémie LenoirNoémie Lenoir
19 September 1979
Actor, Model
Amira CasarAmira Casar
01 July 1971
actor, model

Emma de CaunesEmma de Caunes
09 September 1976
Actor

Mireille MathieuMireille Mathieu
22 July 1946
Singer, Entertainer, Actor

Ludivine SagnierLudivine Sagnier
03 July 1979
Actor, Model

Bérénice BejoBérénice Bejo
07 July 1976
Actor, Film actor
Virginie LedoyenVirginie Ledoyen
15 November 1976
Actor, Model

Valeria Bruni TedeschiValeria Bruni Tedeschi
16 November 1964
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Singer
Nathalie BayeNathalie Baye
06 July 1948
Actor, Voice actor

Betsy DrakeBetsy Drake
11 September 1923
Actor, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter, Stage

Claudine AugerClaudine Auger
26 April 1941
Actor, Model, Beauty pageant contestant
Mireille DarcMireille Darc
15 May 1938
Actor, Model, Director

Rachida BrakniRachida Brakni
15 February 1977
Actor, Theatre director
Mélanie ThierryMélanie Thierry
17 July 1981
Actor, Model

Caroline DuceyCaroline Ducey
1977 AD
actor

Edwige FenechEdwige Fenech
24 December 1948
Actor, Film producer, Television presenter

Béatrice DalleBéatrice Dalle
19 December 1964
Actor, Model
Sarah BiasiniSarah Biasini
21 July 1977
Stage actor, Film actor, Actor

Audrey FleurotAudrey Fleurot
06 July 1977
Actor
Sylvie VartanSylvie Vartan
15 August 1944
Singer, Actor

Fanny ArdantFanny Ardant
22 March 1949
Actor, Film director, Audio book narrator,
Mathilda MayMathilda May
08 February 1965
Actor

Marine VacthMarine Vacth
09 April 1991
Actor, Model
Marisa PavanMarisa Pavan
19 June 1932
Actor