Born as Audrey Justine Tautou, she is a popular actress and model from France. As per the biography of actress Audrey Tautou, she was born on 9 August 1976, which makes her age be 41 years old as of now. She is known for winning the César Award for Most Promising Actress award and earning a critical acclaim. By the age of seventeen, she has been involved in the industry where she was first signed to an agent which made Tautou debut on the television screen. As a model, she has contributed to L’Oréal, Montblanc, Chanel and much more of renowned brands. Being able to amass an impressive figure of net worth, she has spent some of its portions in the name of charity and donation.
Early Life and Education
Audrey Tautou was born in 1976 to the parents named Bernard Tautou (father) and Eveline (mother). Her birthplace is in Montluçon. Talking about her parents’ profession, her father is a dental surgeon whereas her mother is a teacher by profession. They found that their daughter Audrey is passionate in acting and thus admission her in the Cours Florent so that she could learn and enhance her acting skills. Talking about her academic education qualification, she went to the Institut Catholique de Paris.
Career and Professional Life
Beautiful Tautou started her modeling career in her early life and used to take various modeling courses to uplift and secure a position in the industry. By this date, she has already modeled for various brands and companies including Harpers Bazaar, Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire and much more. One of her biggest achievements in modeling career includes being named as the next spokesmodel for Chanel No. 5 in 2009 where she replaced Australian actress Nicole Kidman. She also appeared in the advertisement where director Jean-Pierre Jeunet was also contributing. Being with the same director, she worked together in A Very Long Engagement and also in Amélie. The advertisement was publicly released in the year 2009.
Till date, Tautou has been able to establish herself as a successful professional model by appearing in various beauty, fashion, culture and popular magazines as well. For her contribution, she is also named as “The Chanel Muse” in the industry.
Regarding her acting profession, Tautou took part in Star Search-like competition in 1998. The competition was organized by Jeunes Premiers. She grabbed an opportunity to appear in Vénus beauté. She became able to earn Prix Suzanne Bianchetti in 2000.
Tautou appeared in Amélie which is a romantic comedy movie where she appeared as the eccentric lead named Amélie Poulain. Since then, she has contributed to various movies including God Is Great and I’m Not (2001) as Michèle, Dirty Pretty Things (2002) as Senay Gelik, Les Marins perdus (2003) as Lalla, A Very Long Engagement (2004) as Mathilde, Hunting and Gathering (2007) as Camille Fauque, Microbe & Gasoline (2015) as Marie-Thérèse Guéret, The Trouble With You (2018) as Agnès and so on. Her theatre credits include A Doll’s House where she played the character as Nora. She has also contributed to numerous television movies like La Vérité est un villain défaut (1997), La Vieille Barrière (1998(, Le Boiteux (1999) and so on.
As per some online sources, Audrey Tautou is single and unmarried which means she is free from the worries of husband or boyfriend. Talking about her past relationship, she has dated Lance Mazmanian for two years (2004 to 2006). The relationship was one of the talks of the town but unfortunately, it didn’t last for a long time. She is also linked with Matthieu Chedid and was spotted together as well.
There are rumors stating that Audrey is a lesbian because of her short hair. However, this rumor might be wrong as her sexual orientation is straight. They say that the actress is close to Jean-Pierre Jeunet. Is Jean-Pierre Jeunet the current boyfriend of Audrey Tautou? That’s the matter of curiosity to her entire fans and followers.
Though the French actress has crossed forty, she hasn’t lost her charm and gorgeousness. She is as beautiful as a teenager and has a perfect body measurement of 32-23-33 inches. Regarding her height, Audrey is 5 feet and 3 inches tall and weighs about 104 lbs (47 kg). She is conscious about her diet plan and is on regular workout routines proving Audrey Tautou be a fitness freak.
Salary and Net worth
Some wiki sites have mentioned Tautou’s estimated net worth be 20 million USD as of 2018. Talking about her salary, she charges for her roles as per the budget, story and roles of the movies. It is said that she charged €700 thousand while signing for La delicatessen.
Wiki and Facts
Many of the wiki sites including Wikipedia have provided Audrey Tautou’s biography and her facts. Moving towards her social media handles, she is available on Instagram @audreyjustinetautou, on Twitter @audreyjutautou and on Facebook @audreyjutautou. Talking about her fan-following, she has retained more than 2.5k, 37k and 13.6k followers as of now on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook respectively.