Charlotte Rampling

Actor + Model
Born Feb 5, 1946

Charlotte Rampling, OBE is an English actress. Her career spans four decades in English language as well as French and Italian cinema.

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1946 Birth Born on February 5, 1946.


1964 18 Years Old She grew up and spent most of her childhood in Gibraltar, France, and Spain before she returned to the UK in 1964. … Read More
1965 19 Years Old …  In 1965, she was cast in the role of Meredith in the film Georgy Girl and was given a role by John Boulting in the comedy Rotten to the Core.


1966 20 Years Old She had one sister, Sarah, who committed suicide in 1966, aged 23.
1967 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1967, she starred opposite Yul Brynner in the adventure film The Long Duel. … Read More
1969 23 Years Old In 1969, in Luchino Visconti's The Damned (La Caduta degli dei), she played a young wife sent to a Nazi concentration camp. … Read More
1972 26 Years Old In 1972, Rampling married New Zealand actor and publicist Bryan Southcombe and had their son, Barnaby Southcombe (now a television director), before divorcing in 1976. … Read More
In 1974's The Night Porter, she portrayed a former concentration camp inmate who after World War II meets a former camp guard with whom she had an ambiguous relationship, and their relationship resumes. … Read More


1978 32 Years Old In 1978, Rampling married French composer Jean Michel Jarre and had a second son, David Jarre (now a musician and singer). … Read More
1984 38 Years Old Rampling starred in Claude Lelouch's 1984 film Long Live Life, before going on to star in the cult-film Max, Mon Amour (1986), and appear in the thriller Angel Heart (1987). … Read More


1997 51 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, she was a member of jury at the 54th Venice International Film Festival. … Read More
1998 52 Years Old She was engaged to Jean-Noël Tassez, a French communications tycoon, from 1998 until his death in 2015. … Read More
2001 55 Years Old They kept their secret until Rampling's mother died in 2001. … Read More
2002 56 Years Old …  In 2002, she recorded an album entitled Comme Une Femme. … Read More


2006 60 Years Old In February 2006, Rampling was named as the jury president at the 56th Berlin International Film Festival.
2009 63 Years Old 1 More Event
She has been seen on the covers of Vogue Magazine, Interview Magazine, Elle Magazine and CRUSHfanzine. In 2009, she posed nude in front of the Mona Lisa for Juergen Teller.
2010 - 2011 2 More Events
2012 66 Years Old For her role in the 2012 miniseries Restless, Rampling was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award.
2013 67 Years Old In 2013, she played Dr. Evelyn Vogel in the final season of Dexter. … Read More
2014 68 Years Old In 2014, she was named the new face of NARS Cosmetics to launch their new lipstick campaign.
2015 69 Years Old In 2015, Rampling starred opposite Tom Courtenay in Andrew Haigh's 45 Years. … Read More
2016 70 Years Old In 2016, Rampling accused those boycotting that year's Academy Awards ceremony of hostility towards Caucasians. … Read More
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