Juliette Binoche

Born Mar 9, 1964

Juliette Binoche is a French actress, artist and dancer. She has appeared in more than 40 feature films, been recipient of numerous international accolades, is a published author and has appeared on stage across the world. Coming from an artistic background, she began taking acting lessons during adolescence.… Read More

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1964 Birth Born in 1964.
1968 4 Years Old When Binoche's parents divorced in 1968, four-year-old Binoche and her sister Marion were sent to a provincial boarding school. … Read More


1983 19 Years Old Binoche's early films established her as a French star of some renown. In 1983, she auditioned for the female lead in Jean-Luc Godard's' controversial Hail Mary, a modern retelling of the Virgin birth. … Read More


1985 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 1985, Binoche followed this with another supporting role in Bob Decout's Adieu Blaireau, a policier thriller starring Philippe Léotard and Annie Girardot. … Read More
In 1986, Binoche was nominated for her first César for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance in the film. … Read More
Released in 1988, this was Binoche's first English language role and was a worldwide success with critics and audiences alike Set against the USSR's invasion of Prague in 1968, the film tells the story of the relationships a Czech surgeon, Tomas (Daniel Day-Lewis), has with his wife Tereza and his lover Sabina (Lena Olin). … Read More
1990 - 1992 3 More Events
In 1993, she appeared in Krzysztof Kieślowski's Three Colors: Blue to much critical acclaim. … Read More


1995 - 1998 3 More Events
2000 36 Years Old …  Starting in 2000, Juliette Binoche has been involved with the organization Reporters Without Borders. … Read More
2002 38 Years Old …  Keen to try something new, Binoche returned to French cinema in 2002 in an unlikely role: she played a ditsy beautician in Jet Lag opposite Jean Reno. … Read More
2003 39 Years Old This playful spirit continued when Binoche featured in a 2003 Italian television commercial for the chocolates Ferrero Rocher. … Read More


2004 - 2005 3 More Events
On 7 February 2006, Binoche attended a high-profile demonstration organised by Reporters Without Borders in support of Jill Carroll and two Iraqi journalists who had been abducted in Baghdad.
Disengagement by Amos Gitai premiered out-of-competition at the 2007 Venice Film Festival.
2008 44 Years Old 1 More Event
…  The film was well received by international critics and went on to debut around the world early in 2008. … Read More
2009 45 Years Old In June 2009 Binoche began work on Certified Copy directed by Kiarostami. … Read More
In June 2010, Binoche started work on Elles for Polish director Malgorzata Szumowska. … Read More
On 12 January 2011, Variety announced that Juliette Binoche would star in Another Woman's Life loosely based on the novel La Vie d'une Autre by Frédérique Deghelt. Released in France on 15 February 2012, the film is the directorial debut of the French actress Sylvie Testud and co-stars actor/director Mathieu Kassovitz. … Read More
2013 49 Years Old 1 More Event
…  August 2013 saw Binoche reunite with Olivier Assayas for Clouds of Sils Maria. The film was written especially for Binoche and plot elements parallel her life. It also featured Kristen Stewart and Chloë Grace Moretz. The film had its debut at Cannes 2014.


2015 51 Years Old In 2015, Binoche starred on stage in a new English language translation of Antigone. … Read More
2016 52 Years Old In 2016 Binoche reunites with Bruno Dumont for a comedy film Slack Bay.
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