Olivia Bonamy

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Olivia Bonamy (born 21 September 1972) is a French actress.[1] She is best known for her appearances in the films Jefferson in Paris, Jacques Audiard's Read my lips, the thriller Ils and Le ciel, les oiseaux et ta mère.

Biography[edit]

She grew up to study the History of Art at University. It was from there she went into the world of acting, taking a course in theatre.

She enjoyed her first taste of international box office success in the mid-1990s but is still an actress mostly unknown outside France. She has acted alongside such stars as Gwyneth Paltrow and Alice Evans.

With French actor Romain Duris, Bonamy has a son, Luigi, born 10 February 2009.

Filmography[edit]

  • Sen de Gitme (1995)
  • Le Petit garçon (1995)
  • Jefferson in Paris (1995)
  • L'Échappée belle (1996)
  • Le Ciel, les oiseaux,... et ta mère! (1999) (English title: Boys on the Beach)
  • Une pour toutes (1999) (English title: One 4 All)
  • Mortels (2000)
  • Voyous voyelles (2000) (English title : Pretty devils)
  • La Captive (2000) (English title: The Captive)
  • Heureuse (2001)
  • Sur mes lèvres (2001) (English title: Read My Lips)
  • Filles perdues, cheveux gras (2002) (English title: Hypnotized and Hysterical )
  • Bloody Mallory (2002) Mallory
  • Pierre, Paul ou Jacques (2003)
  • Mariage mixte (2004)
  • Célibataires (2006)
  • Ils (2006)
  • MR 73 (2008)

Television[edit]

  • Des enfants dans les arbres (1994)
  • Ange Espérandieu (1995)
  • Ils n'ont pas 20 ans (1995)
  • Les Filles du maître de chai (1997)
  • Une leçon d'amour (1998)
  • Elle a l'âge de ma fille (1998)
  • Un père en plus (1998)
  • Le Chant de l'homme mort (1998)
  • Piège en haute sphère (2000)
  • Colomba (2005), adaptation of Joseph Kessel's famous novel.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olivia Bonamy". unifrance.org. Retrieved 2013-08-08. 

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