Actress, screenwriter, and comedian widely recognized for films like Serial (Bad) Weddings and The Gilded Cage. She is also a member and founder of the comedy group Les Nuls with Alain Chabat.
She began her career as a television announcer in her hometown of Auvergne. She then made her film debut in Ils sont grands, ces petits.
In 1987, she won a 7 d'Or for Best Comedy Show for her work on Objectif: Nul.
Her daughter, Jennifer Ayache, is a singer for the French rock band Superbus.
In the 2014 film Serial (Bad) Weddings, she starred alongside Christian Clavier.