Born: Paris, Île-de-France, France
Mélanie Laurent was born on the 21st of February 1983. She is a French actress, singer, screenwriter and director. She was introduced to acting at the age of sixteen by French filmmaker Gérard Depardieu, who cast her in a minor role in the romantic drama The Bridge (1999). The recipient of two César Awards, a Étoiles d'or du cinéma français, and a Lumières Award, Laurent has established herself as an accomplished actress in the French film industry.
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