Christa Théret

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Christa Théret
Christa Theret Cabourg 2016.jpg
Théret in 2016
Born (1991-06-25) 25 June 1991 (age 29)
Paris, France
Years active2005–present

Christa Théret (born 25 June 1991) is a French actress, best known for her role of Andrée Heuschling in Renoir.[1][2]

Early life[edit]

As a child, Théret aspired to be a teacher and then to become an actress.[3]


Théret's acting career began at the age 11, when she did her first film, Headhunter, in 2005.[3] Then, aged 14, she played a role in Le Couperet as Betty Davert. Then, in 2007, she starred in Et toi t'es sur qui? as a gothic teenager named Julie dite Batman. In 2008, she had her first big break in with the lead role in Lisa Azuelos' blockbuster LOL, which led her to be nominated for the César for Best Promising Actress.[4] In 2012, she also starred in L'homme qui rit as Déa. In the future, she wants to be a director.[5] She is also writing her first short movie.[6] Théret featured in Foals' 2019 music video for the track "Exits".


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Le Couperet Betty Davert
2007 Et toi t'es sur qui? Julie dite Batman Nominated—Lumières Award for Most Promising Actress
2008 LOL (Laughing Out Loud) Lola Nominated—César Award for Most Promising Actress
Nominated—Lumières Award for Most Promising Actress
2009 Hopital Vanessa Short
2010 Au siècle de Maupassant: Contes et nouvelles du XIXème siècle Chiffon
  • TV Series
  • 1 Episode
The Clink of Ice Evguenia
The Village of Shadows Emma Valeyre
2011 Mike Sandy
Twiggy Sarah Dol Nominated—César Award for Most Promising Actress
Voie rapide Rachel
2012 Renoir Andrée Heuschling Nominated—Lumières Award for Best Actress
The Man Who Laughs Déa
2014 L'Affaire SK1 Elisabeth Ortega
2015 Marguerite Hazel
Long Way North Sasha Voice
The Boss's Daughter Alix Baretti Cabourg Film Festival - Female Revelation
2017 Broers Josephine
Maximilian Mary of Burgundy
2018 Non-Fiction Laure
2019 Foals - Exits Music Video
2019 Yung Lean - My Agenda Music Video


  1. ^ "Christa Theret Biography". Retrieved 10 July 2013.
  2. ^ Sophie Monks Kaufman. "Gilles Bourdos on Christa Theret in conversation about Renoir". Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2014.
  3. ^ a b Paolo Reversi (12 May 2013). "Christa Theret". Retrieved 11 July 2013.
  4. ^ "Biography: Christa Theret". Retrieved 10 July 2013.
  5. ^ "Interview: Christa Theret". 4 March 2013. Retrieved 2 August 2014.
  6. ^ Rebecca Willa Davis (28 March 2013). "the insider: christa theret". Archived from the original on 9 May 2013. Retrieved 11 July 2013.

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