Isabelle Adjani

Isabelle Adjani

French actress
One of the most recognizable names in French cinema, Isabelle Adjani won her first Oscar and César nominations for role in François Truffaut's 1975 film L'Histoire d'Adèle H., and then went to star in a number of films in both France and Hollywood -- including Nosferatu, Bronte Sisters, Possession, Ishtar, Diabolique, and Bon Voyage, eventually winning four César awards.
BornJune 27, 1955
HometownParis, France
Net worth$40 million
Height5'4" (1.63m)
PartnerBruno Nuytten , Daniel Day-Lewis
ChildrenGabriel Kane Day-Lewis , Barnabé Nuytten
ParentsMohammed Chérif Adjani , Emma Augusta Adjani
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Peter von Kant, review: gender-flipped remake of a 70s classic falls short

  • François Ozon owes a thing or 12 to the great German filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder, whose work still blazes with cruel fire. Ozon came to the Berlin Film Festival for the first time with Water Drops On Burning Rocks (2000), a cheekily sinister adaptation of an obscure Fassbinder play. This year’s curtain-raiser, the French director’s Peter von Kant, is that riskiest of propositions: a Fassbinder remake, with Ozon supplying his own mischievous take on The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant, whic

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Soeurs
Soeurs
1h 39min
2020
The World Is Yours
The World Is Yours
1h 42min
2018
French Women
French Women
1h 56min
2014
Ishkq in Paris
Ishkq in Paris
1h 35min
2013
De force
De force
1h 36min
2011
Mammuth
Mammuth
1h 32min
2011
Skirt Day
Skirt Day
1h 27min
2010
To Each His Own Cinema
To Each His Own Cinema
1h 40min
2007
Bon Voyage
Bon Voyage
PG-13
1h 54min
1975
Adolphe
Adolphe
1h 42min
2002
Diabolique
Diabolique
R
1h 47min
1996
Queen Margot
Queen Margot
R
2h 39min
1994
Camille Claudel
Camille Claudel
R
2h 55min
1989
Ishtar
Ishtar
PG-13
1h 47min
1987
Subway
Subway
R
1h 44min
1985
Possession
Possession
R
2h 4min
1983
One Deadly Summer
One Deadly Summer
R
2h 13min
1984
Deadly Circuit
Deadly Circuit
2h
1983
Passion
Passion
R
1h 28min
1983
Tout feu tout flamme
Tout feu tout flamme
PG-13
1h 48min
1982
Quartet
Quartet
R
1h 41min
1981

Albums

Princesse au petit pois
Princesse au petit pois
2021
Pull Marine
Pull Marine
1998

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1990Academy AwardActress in a Leading RoleCamille ClaudelNominated
1981Cannes Film FestivalBest ActressPossessionWinner
1981Cannes Film FestivalBest ActressQuartetWinner
1976Academy AwardActressThe Story of Adele HNominated