Biography

Audrey Justine Tautou (French pronunciation: [o.dʁɛ to.tu]; born 9 August 1976) is a French actress and model. Signed by an agent at age 17, she made her acting debut at 18 on television and her feature film debut the following year in Venus Beauty Institute (1999), for which she received critical acclaim and won the César Award for Most Promising Actress. Her subsequent roles in the 1990s and 2000s included Le Libertin and Happenstance (2000).

Tautou achieved international recognition for her lead role in the 2001 film Amélie, which met with critical acclaim and was a major box-office success. Amélie won Best Film at the European Film Awards, four César Awards (including Best Film and Best Director), two BAFTA Awards (including Best Original Screenplay), and was nominated for five Academy Awards.

Tautou has since appeared in films in a range of genres, including the thrillers Dirty Pretty Things and The Da Vinci Code, and the romantic Priceless (2006). She has received critical acclaim for her many roles including the drama A Very Long Engagement (2004) and the biographical drama Coco avant Chanel (2009). She has been nominated three times for the César Award and twice for the BAFTA for Best Actress in a leading role. She became one of the few French actors in history to be invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) in June 2004.

Tautou has modeled for Chanel, Montblanc, L'Oréal and many other companies. She is an active supporter of several charities.

Audrey Justine Tautou (French pronunciation: [o.dʁɛ to.tu]; born 9 August 1976) is a French actress and model. Signed by an agent at age 17, she made her acting debut at 18 on television and her feature film debut the following year in Venus Beauty Institute (1999), for which she received critical acclaim and won the César Award for Most Promising Actress. Her subsequent roles in the 1990s and 2000s included Le Libertin and Happenstance (2000).

Tautou achieved international recognition for her lead role in the 2001 film Amélie, which met with critical acclaim and was a major box-office success. Amélie won Best Film at the European Film Awards, four César Awards (including Best Film and Best Director), two BAFTA Awards (including Best Original Screenplay), and was nominated for five Academy Awards.

Tautou has since appeared in films in a range of genres, including the thrillers Dirty Pretty Things and The Da Vinci Code, and the romantic Priceless (2006). She has received critical acclaim for her many roles including the drama A Very Long Engagement (2004) and the biographical drama Coco avant Chanel (2009). She has been nominated three times for the César Award and twice for the BAFTA for Best Actress in a leading role. She became one of the few French actors in history to be invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) in June 2004.

Tautou has modeled for Chanel, Montblanc, L'Oréal and many other companies. She is an active supporter of several charities.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1976-08-09

Place of Birth Beaumont, Puy-de-Dôme, France

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Also Known As

  • Одрі Тоту
  • Одри Тоту

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Going Places
2018 The Trouble with You as Agnès
2017 Santa & Cie as Wanda
2017 Two Snails Set Off as (voice)
2017 Open at Night as Nawel
2016 The Odyssey as Simone Melchior Cousteau
2016 Eternity as Valentine
2015 Phantom Boy as Mary (voice)
2015 Microbe and Gasoline as Marie-Thérèse Guéret
2013 Chinese Puzzle as Martine
2013 Mood Indigo as Chloë
2012 Thérèse as Thérèse Desqueyroux
2011 Delicacy as Nathalie
2011 Headwinds as Sarah Anderen
2010 Beautiful Lies as Emilie
2009 Coco Before Chanel as Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel
2007 Hunting and Gathering as Camille Fauque
2006 Priceless as Irène
2006 The Da Vinci Code as Sophie Neveu
2005 VM Show Vol. 2(1 episode)
2005 Russian Dolls as Martine
2004 A Very Long Engagement as Mathilde
2004 Postcards from Buster(52 episodes)
2003 Not on the Lips as Huguette Verberie
2003 Lost Seamen as Lalla
2003 Happy End as Val Chipzik
2002 Dirty Pretty Things as Senay
2002 The Spanish Apartment as Martine
2002 He Loves Me... He Loves Me Not as Angélique
2001 God Is Great and I'm Not as Michèle
2001 Burger Quiz(1 episode)
2001 Amélie as Amélie Poulain
2000 Happenstance
2000 The Libertine as Julie d'Holbach
2000 Pretty Devils as Anne-Sophie
2000 Marry Me as Marie-Ange
1999 Venus Beauty Institute as Marie
1999 Baby Blues as Blandine Piancet

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