Marion Cotillard Biography, Age, Family, Boyfriend, Kids, Films and Net worth

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Who Is Marion Cotillard?

Marion Cotillard may be a French actress, singer-songwriter, and environmentalist. She is recognized for her big selection of roles across blockbusters and freelance films.

She has received varied accolades, including; an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, a Golden Globe Award, 2 Cesar Awards, an EU Award, and a Lumieres Award. She became a Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters in France in 2010 and was promoted to Officer in 2016. Cotillard did her first English-language role in the television series Highlander (1993) and made her film debut in The Story of a Boy Who Wanted to Be Kissed (1994).

Her breakthrough came in the successful French film Taxi (1998), which earned her a Cesar Award nomination. She made the transition into Hollywood in Tim Burton’s Big Fish (2003) and subsequently appeared in A Very Long Engagement (2004), for which she won her first Cesar Award. Cotillard’s portrayal of French singer Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose (2007), won her second Cesar Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Lumieres Award, and the Academy Award for Best Actress.

Becoming the first and (as of 2020) only actor to win an Academy Award for a French-language performance and also the second actress and one of only six actors to have won this award for a foreign-language performance. Cotillard’s performance in Nine (2009)and Rust and Bone (2012) earned her two Golden Globe nominations, and for Two Days, One Night (2014), she earned a second accolade nomination for Best Actress, that was conjointly her second nomination for a French-language film.

Cotillard became one among solely six actors to receive multiple Academy Award nominations for foreign language performances. Cotillard played Joan of Arc on stage in different countries between 2005 and 2015 in the oratorio Jeanne d’Arc au bucher. Her English-language films include Public Enemies (2009), Inception (2010), The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Macbeth (2015), and Allied (2016).

She provided voice acting for the animated films The Little Prince (2015), April and the Extraordinary World (2015), and the French version of Minions (2015). Her other notables French and Belgian films include La Belle Verte (1996), Pretty Things (2001), Love Me If You Dare (2003), Dikkenek (2006), Little White Lies (2010) and It’s Only the End of the World (2016).

A photo of Marion Cotillard
A photo of Marion Cotillard

Marion Cotillard’s Age

Born on 30 September 1975 in Paris, France, Cotillard has age of 45 years.

Marion Cotillard’s Family

Parents and siblings

Cotillard was born in Paris and grew up around Orleans in an artistically inclined household. Her father, Jean-Claude Cotillard, is an actor, teacher, former mime, and theatre director, of Breton descent. Cotillard’s mother, Monique Niseema Theillaud, is an actress and drama teacher. Cotillard has two younger twin brothers, Quentin, and Guillaume.

Marion Cotillard’s Interests and Hobbies

Cotillard is active in philanthropy, environmental activism, and has participated in campaigns for environmental protection, in particular Greenpeace. She is the patron of Maud Fontenoy Foundation, a non-governmental organization which is dedicated to teaching children about preserving the oceans. Cotillard is also the ambassador of Association Wayanga, a French association that supports indigenous people for their rights and the preservation of their cultures and the AmazonForest they inhabit.

Marion supports The Heart Fund, an international public charity that is a pioneer in technological innovation to combat cardiovascular diseases in children and is also a member of WWF. Also a member of the Nicolas Hulot Foundation, which supports environmental initiatives in France and abroad to engage the ecological transition of our societies.

In 2008, Cotillard was chosen as the face of Dior’s bag ”Lady Dior” and was featured in an online short film about the fictional character created by John Galliano and directed by John Cameron Mitchell. She starred in a series of short films that were situated in different cities to promote the ”Lady Dior” handbags. Her contract with Dior ended in 2017.

On 26 February 2015, she went to the Philippines along France’s President Francois Hollande and actress Melanie Laurent, to participate in a forum and encourage faster and more determined action on the global challenge of climate change. On 17 February 2020 Cotillard was announced as the new face of the Chanel No. 5 fragrance. In the TV advert, she sings ”Team” (originally performed by Lorde).

Cotillard sings, plays guitar, bass guitar, keyboard and tambourine.

Marion Cotillard’s Relationship

Cotillard was in a relationship with French actor Julien Rassam in the late 90’s. She had a long-term relationship with French actor Stephan Guerin-Tille from 2000 to 2005. Cotillard later dated French singer Sinclair from 2005 to 2007.

Since October 2007, Cotillard has been in a relationship with French actor and director Guillaume Canet. They had been friends since 1997 but despite the common misconception, the couple is not married neither engaged.

Marion Cotillard’s Spouses

Cotillard and Canet have two children. The first child is a son was born in 2011, and their second child is a daughter born in 2017.

Marion Cotillard’ Height

Cotillard has a height adding up to 5 ft 6.5 in (1.69 m).

Marion Cotillard’s salary and net worth

Marion Cotillard has earned her net worth as a critically acclaimed actress in many successful films. She is worth $40 million. As of 2020, Cotillard’s films have grossed more than $3.6 billion at the worldwide box-office.

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Feature films

Year Title Role Notes or original title
1994 The Story of a Boy Who Wanted to Be Kissed Mathilde L’Histoire du garçon qui voulait qu’on l’embrasse
1996 My Sex Life… or How I Got into an Argument Student Comment je me suis disputé… (ma vie sexuelle)
La Belle Verte Macha
1998 Taxi Lilly Bertineau
1999 War in the Highlands Julie Bonzon La Guerre dans le Haut Pays
Furia Élia
Blue Away to America Solange Du bleu jusqu’en Amérique
2000 Taxi 2 Lilly Bertineau
2001 Lisa Young Lisa
Pretty Things Marie / Lucie Les Jolies Choses
2002 A Private Affair Clarisse Entoven Une affaire privée
2003 Taxi 3 Lilly Bertineau
Love Me If You Dare Sophie Kowalsky Jeux d’enfants
Big Fish Joséphine Bloom First English-language film
2004 Innocence Mademoiselle Éva
A Very Long Engagement Tina Lombardi Un long dimanche de fiançailles
2005 Cavalcade Alizée
Love Is in the Air Alice Ma vie en l’air
Mary Gretchen Mol
Burnt Out Lisa Sauf le respect que je vous dois
The Black Box Isabelle Kruger / Alice La Boîte Noire
Edy Céline / La chanteuse du rêve
2006 Toi et moi Léna
Dikkenek Nadine
Fair Play Nicole
A Good Year Fanny Chenal
2007 La Vie en rose Édith Piaf La môme
2009 Public Enemies Billie Frechette
The Last Flight Marie Vallières de Beaumont Le dernier vol
Nine Luisa Contini
2010 Inception Mal
Little White Lies Marie Les petits mouchoirs
2011 Midnight in Paris Adriana
Contagion Dr. Leonora Orantes
2012 Rust and Bone Stéphanie De Rouille et D’os
The Dark Knight Rises Miranda Tate / Talia al Ghul
2013 The Immigrant Ewa Cybulska
Blood Ties Monica
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues CBC News Co-host Cameo
2014 Two Days, One Night Sandra Bya Deux jours, une nuit
2015 The Little Prince The Rose Voice
Macbeth Lady Macbeth
2016 It’s Only the End of the World Catherine Juste la fin du monde
From the Land of the Moon Gabrielle Mal de Pierres
Allied Marianne Beauséjour
Assassin’s Creed Dr. Sofia Rikkin
2017 Rock’n Roll Marion Cotillard
Ismael’s Ghosts Carlotta Les Fantômes d’Ismaël
2018 Angel Face Marlène Gueule d’ange
2019 Little White Lies 2 Marie Nous finirons ensemble
2020 Bigger Than Us Documentary; as producer
Dolittle Tutu Voice
TBA Annette Ann DelGreco Post-production

Short films

Year Title Role Notes
1995 Snuff Movie
1996 Insalata Mista Juliette
1997 Affaire classée Nathalie
La sentence
1998 La surface de réparation Stella
1999 L’appel de la cave Rachel
2000 Quelques jours de trop
Le marquis
2001 Heureuse La virtuelle de 35 kg
Boomer Mme Boomer
2008 Lady Noire Affair Lady Noire
2010 Lady Rouge Lady Rouge
Lady Blue Shanghai Lady Blue
2011 Lady Grey London Lady Grey
L.A.dy Dior Margaux


Year Title Role Notes
1993 Étude sur le Mouvement Fairy Segment: “Intériorité”
Highlander Lori Bellian Episodes: “Saving Grace” and “Nowhere to Run”
1994 Extrême Limite Sophie Colbert Episodes: “Père et fille” and “La pistonnée”
1996 Théo la tendresse Laura Episode: “La nouvelle de la semaine”
Chloé Chloé Television film
L’@mour est à réinventer Laurence Episode: “La mouette”
1998 Interdit de Vieillir Abigail Dougnac Television film
2001 Les Redoutables Gabby Episode: “Doggy dog”
Une femme piégée (aka Vertigo: A Woman in Danger) Florence Lacaze Television film
2005 Une américaine à Paris Herself Television film
2008 Génération duo Herself Television film
2013 Le Débarquement Nathalie the Bear 1 episode
2014 Comedy Central’s All-Star Non-Denominational Christmas Special Herself 1 episode
2015 Castings Herself Rap battle with Nekfeu and Orelsan (1 episode)

Voice work

Cotillard has dubbed several films and documentaries in France and in the U.S., and also dubbed in French all of her roles in English-language films.

Year Title Role Notes
2003 Big Fish Joséphine Bloom French version
2004 Cinq Contes Musicaux Pour les Petits Narrator Children’s audio book (in French)
2005 Mary Gretchen Mol French version
2006 Happy Feet Gloria French version only
2009 Public Enemies Billie Frechette French version
Nine Luisa Contini French version
OceanWorld 3D Sea Turtle Documentary (French version)
2010 Inception Mal French version
2011 Midnight in Paris Adriana French version
Contagion Dr. Leonora Orantes French version
2012 The Dark Knight Rises Miranda Tate French version
2013 The Immigrant Ewa Cybulska French version
Blood Ties Monica French version
2014 Terre des Ours Narrator Documentary (French version)
The Amazon’s Silent Crisis Narrator Short Film for Greenpeace (English version)
2015 Minions Scarlet Overkill French version only
April and the Extraordinary World Avril a.k.a. Avril et le Monde truqué, original French version
Unity Narrator Documentary (in English)
Home Narrator Short Film (French version)
2016 Allied Marianne Beausejour French version
Assassin’s Creed Dr. Sofia Rikkin French version
2017 Assassin’s Creed: Origins Cameo appearance

Music videos

List of music video appearances, showing year released, artist(s), and director(s)
Year Title Artist(s) Director(s)
1990 Petite fille[206] Les Wampas Unknown
2003 No Reason to Cry Out Your Eyes Hawksley Workman Unknown
2004 Givin’Up Richard Archer and Tommy Hools Unknown
2009 Beds Are Burning TckTckTck – Time for Climate Justice Chic & Artistic
2010 More Than Meets the Eye Yodelice Unknown
Breathe In Yodelice Unknown
Take It All (from the film Nine) Marion Cotillard Rob Marshall
The Eyes of Mars Marion Cotillard and Franz Ferdinand Jonas Åkerlund
2012 Lily’s Body Marion Cotillard Eliott Bliss
2013 The Next Day David Bowie Floria Sigismondi
2014 Snapshot in LA Marion Cotillard: Lady Dior – Enter the Game Eliott Bliss and Marion Cotillard


Year Production Location Role Notes
1997 Y’a des Nounours Dans les Placards Théâtre Contemporain de la Danse in Paris, France Unknown Directed by Laurent Cotillard
2005 Joan of Arc at the Stake Orléans, France Joan of Arc Oratorio by Arthur Honegger, libretto by Paul Claudel, directed by Jean-Pierre Loisil
2012 L’Auditori de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Oratorio by Arthur Honegger, libretto by Paul Claudel, directed by Marc Soustrot
2015 8 February 2015, Rainier III Auditorium, Monaco Oratorio by Arthur Honegger, libretto by Paul Claudel, directed by Kazuki Yamada
14 February 2015, Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse, France Oratorio by Arthur Honegger, libretto by Paul Claudel, directed by Kazuki Yamada
3–4 March 2015, Philharmonie, Grande Salle, Paris, France Oratorio by Arthur Honegger, libretto by Paul Claudel, directed by Kazuki Yamada
10–13 June 2015, Avery Fisher Hall, New York City, NY Oratorio by Arthur Honegger, libretto by Paul Claudel, directed by Côme de Bellescize