Fanny Ardant

Actor
A statuesque leading lady in European films of the 1980s, Fanny Ardant was companion to Francois Truffaut in the director's last years. Two of Ardant's most famous films were directed by Truffaut, "The Woman Next Door" ... Read more »
Born: 03/22/1949 in Monaco

Filmography

Actor (61)

The Duelist 2016 (Movie)

(Actor)

Affabulazione 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Chic! 2014 (Movie)

Alicia Ricosi (Actor)

Heaven Above Us 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Les beaux jours 2014 (Movie)

Caroline dite Caro (Actor)

Soleil et nuit 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Casanova Variations 2013 (Movie)

Lucrecia (Actor)

Rasputin 2013 (Movie)

Impératrice Alexandra (Actor)

Face 2009 (Movie)

Hysterical Producer (Actor)

Trésor 2009 (Movie)

Françoise Lagier (Actor)

Hello Goodbye 2008 (Movie)

Gisele (Actor)

Roman De Gare 2008 (Movie)

Judith Ralitzer (Actor)

The Secrets 2008 (Movie)

Anouk (Actor)

Paris, I Love You 2007 (Movie)

("Pigalle") (Actor)

L' ora di punta 2006 (Movie)

(Actor)

Nathalie... 2006 (Movie)

Catherine (Actor)

Callas Forever 2004 (Movie)

Maria Callas (Actor)

Francois Truffaut, An Autobiography 2004 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

The Year of the Flood 2004 (Movie)

(Actor)

Bendito Infierno 2003 (Movie)

Marina (Actor)

The Smell of Blood 2003 (Movie)

Silvia (Actor)

8 Women 2002 (Movie)

Pierrette (Actor)

Balzac: A Life of Passion 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Change-moi ma vie 2001 (Movie)

Nina (Actor)

Le Libertin 2000 (Movie)

Madame Therbouche (Actor)

Augustin: Roi du kung-fu 1999 (Movie)

(Actor)

Beyond the Clouds 1999 (Movie)

Patricia (Actor)

La Debandade 1999 (Movie)

Marie Langmann (Actor)

Le Fils du Francais 1999 (Movie)

Anne (Actor)

One Hundred and One Nights 1999 (Movie)

Actor for a Day (Actor)

Elizabeth 1998 (Movie)

Mary of Guise (Actor)

The Dinner 1998 (Movie)

Flora (Actor)

Ridicule 1996 (Movie)

Madame de Blayac (Actor)

Desire 1995 (Movie)

Odette (Actor)

Pedale Douce 1995 (Movie)

Eva (Actor)

Sabrina 1995 (Movie)

Irene (Actor)

Colonel Chabert 1994 (Movie)

Countess Ferraud (Actor)

Francois Truffaut: Stolen Portraits 1994 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

Afraid of the Dark 1992 (Movie)

Miriam (Actor)

Amok 1991 (Movie)

(Actor)

Rien que des Mensonges 1991 (Movie)

Muriel (Actor)

Wife of the Deserter 1991 (Movie)

Nina (Actor)

Australia 1989 (Movie)

Jeanne Gauthier (Actor)

Pleure pas my love 1989 (Movie)

Roxanne (Actor)

Aventure de Catherine C. 1988 (Movie)

(Actor)

Fear and Love 1988 (Movie)

Velia (Actor)

Melo 1988 (Movie)

Christiane Levesque (Actor)

Conseil de Famille 1987 (Movie)

Mother (Actor)

La Famiglia 1987 (Movie)

Adriana (Actor)

L' Ete Prochain 1986 (Movie)

Dino (Actor)

Le Paltoquet 1986 (Movie)

Lotte (Actor)

Les Uns et les autres 1984 (Movie)

Veronique (Actor)

Un Amour de Swann 1984 (Movie)

Duchesse DeGuermantes (Actor)

Confidentially Yours 1983 (Movie)

Barbara Becker (Actor)

Desiderio 1983 (Movie)

Lucia (Actor)

L' Amour a mort 1983 (Movie)

Judith Martignac (Actor)

Les Enrages 1983 (Movie)

Jessica Melrose (Actor)

Benvenuta 1982 (Movie)

Benvenuta (Actor)

La Vie est un roman 1982 (Movie)

Livia Cerasquier (Actor)

The Woman Next Door 1980 (Movie)

Mathilde Bauchard (Actor)

Les Chiens 1977 (Movie)

Claude (Actor)
Director (1)

Ashes and Blood 2009 (Movie)

(Director)
Writer (1)

Ashes and Blood 2009 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Biography

A statuesque leading lady in European films of the 1980s, Fanny Ardant was companion to Francois Truffaut in the director's last years. Two of Ardant's most famous films were directed by Truffaut, "The Woman Next Door" (1981) which earned her the international spotlight, and "Confidentially Yours" (1983), Truffaut's last film.

Relationships

Francois Truffaut Director

Companion

Josephine Truffaut

Daughter
born in 1984

EDUCATION

studied political science at university

Milestones

2002

Was featured in Francois Ozon's "8 Femmes"

1998

Co-starred as Mary of Guise in "Elizabeth"

1997

Starred as Maria Callas in Paris production of Terrence McNally's "Master Class", directed by Roman Polanski

1996

Garnered acclaim for her performance in "Pedale douce"

1986

Made third film for Alain Resnais, "Melo"

1983

Starred for Truffaut again in "Confidentially Yours"

1981

Came to international prominence starring opposite Gerard Depardieu in Francois Truffaut's "The Woman Next Door"

1979

French TV debut in the popular miniseries "Les dames de la cote/Women of the Coast"

1978

Film acting debut in Alain Jessua's "Les Chiens"

Worked in French theater for five years before entering films

Once again starred as opera diva Maria Callas, this time in the Franco Zeffirelli-directed "Callas Forever" (lensed 2001)

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