Lea Seydoux is one of the most talented and versatile actresses of her generation. In just eight years, she’s already starred in over 20 films, including this year’s acclaimed Blue Is the Warmest Color, which earned her both the Cannes Film Festival’s prestigious Palme d’Or prize and the Toronto Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress. Seydoux was born in France and has been acting since she was 12; her father also acts and directed Lea in one of her first major film roles in 2008’s Micmacs à tire-larigot.
An Ove,.rview of Her Career
lea seydoux was born in 1987, she’s appeared in over 40 films including; izombie, tree of life, blue is the warmest color, mermaids, lolita, midnight in paris, inglorious basterds. She’s also appeared on a number of tv shows including; big love, how i met your mother and orange is the new black. She has been nominated for a variety of awards throughout her career including; best actress at cannes film festival 2012 for blue is the warmest color, best supporting actress at cannes film festival 2013 for mermaids and best actress at cannes film festival 2015 for elle.
She’s won a variety of other awards including; british academy award for best international newcomer 2010, french cesar award for most promising actress 2011 and french film critics association award for discovery of the year 2014. Lea has also received many nominations from other award ceremonies including; golden globe nomination for best supporting actress – motion picture 2016 for claire’s camera, goldene kamera award nomination 2017, people choice award nomination 2018 and more.
How She Got Her Break
Though she went on to appear in many more films, including Grand Central (2013), Midnight in Paris (2011) and Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (2011), Lea’s big breakthrough came when she was cast as Bond Girl, Dr. Madeleine Swann, opposite Daniel Craig in 2012’s Skyfall, which became an international box office hit. She reprised her role as a Bond girl for 2015’s Spectre. Since then, she has appeared in The Lobster (2015), The Last Face (2016) and Submergence (2018). She also starred alongside Brad Pitt in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Awards & Accolades: Her performance in Blue Is The Warmest Colour won her Best Actress awards at both Cannes Film Festival and France’s Cesar Awards. In 2016, she won Best Actress at Cannes again for Elle. She has been nominated twice for a Golden Globe Award and three times for César Awards, winning once each time.
Fast Facts about Lea Seydoux
His was born in Paris, France, but lived abroad for about three years as a child due to her mother’s work for Greenpeace. -Her grandmother served as French Minister of Culture from 1985 to 1986 under President François Mitterrand. -Seydoux has spoken four languages since early childhood: French, English, Spanish, and Italian.
She learned German while filming Inglourious Basterds (2009). -She studied acting at Cours Florent and took courses at École supérieure d’art et de design (ESAD) Montreuil. She also studied jazz singing for five years. -Seydoux’s breakout role came in 2011 with The Grand Budapest Hotel, which earned her a César Award nomination for Most Promising Actress. Her other notable film roles include La Belle Personne (2011), Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (2011), Midnight in Paris (2011), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Clouds of Sils Maria (2014), and Lucy (2014). She will next appear in Terrence Malick’s Knight of Cups, alongside Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett. -On television, she played Camille Renard on Les Revenants and Camille Preaker on Big Little Lies.
An Interesting Fact About Her Family Tree
Lea Seydoux’s mother. Marie Pillet. Is a renowned French actress whose. Name you may have heard before (she was nominated for a César in 1991 for À Coeur Ouvert). Lea has two sisters: Judith. Who works as an art therapist; and actress-model Shanna Seydoux—the latter being best known for appearing. In Sofia Coppola’s 2006 film Marie Antoinette. Awards She Has Won for Her Acting Work: In addition. To winning Best Actress at Cannes for Blue Is The Warmest Color. She won Best Actress at the Cesar Awards in 2010 for her work on The Beautiful Person. She also won Best Supporting Actress from both BAFTA and France’s National. Cinema Committee (CNC) that same year—both awards were given to her work on La Sentinelle.
What She Has Been Doing Lately
Lea’s been busy lately. She stars in Ghost in The Shell alongside Scarlett Johansson, Michael Pitt, Bill Pullman and Juliette Binoche. She also appears in Jeff Nichols’ sci-fi drama Midnight Special with Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton and Kirsten Dunst. Most recently she wrapped production on Ben Wheatley’s Free Fire opposite Brie Larson, Cillian Murphy, Jack Reynor and Armie Hammer. Next up, she will star in Wes Anderson’s upcoming film Isle of Dogs.
Her other notable credits include Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (2015), Macbeth (2015), Clouds of Sils Maria (2014), Blue Is The Warmest Color (2013) and Rust & Bone (2012). Awards: In 2014, Lea won Best Actress at Cannes Film Festival for her role in Blue Is The Warmest Color. In 2012, she won a César Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Rust & Bone. Earlier that year. She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama. For playing Shosanna Dreyfus in Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds.
lea seydoux Summary Of This Article
Liea was born in Paris, France in 1985 to a French mother and a German father. Lea began her acting career at a young age when. She made an appearance in The Beautiful Person (Les Beaux Gosses) in 2003. This role earned her a César Award for Most Promising Actress. Since then she has starred in many movies including Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. Midnight In Paris. Blue Is The Warmest Color and Spectre.
also played Bond girl Madeleine Swann in 2015’s Spectre which was directed by Sam Mendes. She will be reprising her role as Madeleine Swann in 2017’s James Bond film, SPECTRE. She will also star as Fantine in Les Miserables alongside Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe later on that year. Her portrayal of Anne Boleyn in The Tudors earned her a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Her latest movie, Elle, won 3 awards at Cannes Film Festival 2016 including Best Screenplay and Grand Prize Jury Award. It was also nominated for 2 Cesar Awards (French Oscar). She is currently filming Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets with Dane DeHaan and Cara Delevingne.