Fanny Ardant

Born Mar 22, 1949

Fanny Marguerite Judith Ardant is a French actress. She has appeared in more than fifty motion pictures since 1976. Ardant won the César Award for Best Actress in 1997 for her performance in Pédale douce.

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1949 Birth Born on March 22, 1949.


1974 25 Years Old In her early twenties her interest turned to acting and in 1974 she made her first appearance on stage. … Read More


1982 33 Years Old The film, directed by François Truffaut, brought Ardant her first César Award nomination for best actress in 1982 and in 1984 she was nominated again for Vivement dimanche!
1983 34 Years Old Eventually she became Truffaut's companion, giving birth to their daughter, Joséphine Truffaut, on 28 September 1983. … Read More


1997 48 Years Old She proved her versatility, playing a comedic role in Pédale douce for which she won the 1997 César Award for Best Actress. … Read More


2003 54 Years Old In 2003, Ardant received the Stanislavsky Award at the 25th Moscow International Film Festival (for the outstanding achievement in the career of acting and devotion to the principles of Stanislavsky's school).


2009 60 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, she became a director and screenwriter, with Cendres et sang (Ashes and Blood).
2010 61 Years Old In 2010, she directed her first-ever short feature called Absent Chimeras (Chimères absentes in French) in which she also stars. … Read More
2011 62 Years Old In 2011, she starred in the music video for Elle me dit, the first French single by Lebanese singer Mika, and appeared in the play based on Joan Didion's 2005 novel The Year of Magical Thinking in the Théâtre de l'Atelier, Paris.
2013 64 Years Old In 2013, she made a cameo appearance as herself in The Great Beauty. … Read More
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