French actress who won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as singer Edith Piaf in the 2007 film La Vie en Rose. She has also played prominent roles in the films Big Fish, Public Enemies, Midnight in Paris, Contagion, Inception, Rust and Bone and The Dark Knight Rises.
She began her acting career in theater and on TV. In the mid-'90s, she made appearances in the French films La Belle Verte and My Sex Life... or How I Got Into an Argument.
She made a cameo as a news anchor in the 2013 comedy Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.
In 2007, she began a relationship with French actor Guillaume Canet. Together they welcomed a son, Marcel, in 2011. She gave birth to a daughter on March 10, 2017.