Sandrine Bonnaire

Born May 31, 1967

Sandrine Bonnaire is a French actress and film director, who has appeared in more than 40 films including Hollywood movies.

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    San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 10, 2012


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1967 Birth Born on May 31, 1967.


1983 16 Years Old Bonnaire was born in the town of Gannat, Allier, in the Auvergne region. She was born into a working-class family, the seventh of eleven children. Her acting career began at the age of 16 in 1983, when she starred in the Maurice Pialat film À nos amours. … Read More
1984 17 Years Old In 1984, she was awarded the César Award for Most Promising Actress.
1986 19 Years Old Her international breakthrough came in 1986 when she played the main character in Sans toit ni loi (Vagabond), directed by Agnès Varda, for which she won her second César Award. … Read More


1991 24 Years Old Bonnaire has a daughter, Jeanne, from a relationship with actor William Hurt, whom she met in 1991 during filming of the Albert Camus novel La Peste (The Plague). … Read More


2004 37 Years Old In 2004, she starred in another Patrice Leconte's film: Intimate Strangers, which was an arthouse box office hit in the United States.
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