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Emmanuelle Beart BiographyEmmanuelle Béart was born August 14, 1963, in Saint Tropez, France. She lived together with her brothers and sisters on a farm in Gassin not far from Saint Tropez in the Provence (southern France) because her father, French singer and poet Guy Béart, didn't want Emanuelle be effected by the glamour world of Paris. When she was 13, she saw Romy Schneider playing in the movie Mado. From that time on, she wanted to be an actress. In her teens, her parents sent her to Montreal, Quebec, Canada, for four years, so she could learn English. In Montreal, she was engaged for a Robert Altman movie that was never made. After returning to France, she took drama classes and got her first TV role in Raison perdue. David Hamilton, the photographer/director, was impressed by her beauty and gave her a role in Premiers désirs. She met her spouse, Daniel Auteuil, making Amour en douce, L'. The film that made her famous in France was Manon of the Spring. She played the role of a blonde shepherd dancing nude in the fields. Director Tom McLoughlin choose her out of 5000 candidates for her first Hollywood picture, Date with an Angel. Emmanuelle is a very sensitive and a perfectionist. For the part of Camille in the film Un coeur en hiver, she had taken violin lessons for a whole year. Her biggest success was the art film The Beautiful Troublemaker with Michel Piccoli directed by Jacques Rivette, as a nude model.
Salary8 femmes (2002): 398,698 Euros
TriviaChosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history (#32).  Daughter of Guy BÃ©art, French singer and poet, and GeneviÃ¨ve GalÃ©a. They are divorced. Emmanuelle has three brothers and one sister. Named #19 of Sci-Fi's Sexy 50, by Femme Fatales magazine.  She is an ambassador for UNICEF and United Nations Children's Fund. March 1996: Birth of her son Johan, with music producer David Moreau. Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 2004. She played in two films with the same name: L'enfer (1994) and L'enfer (2005). In 2003, Béart, aged 40, appeared nude on the front cover of French magazine Elle and as of 2007, it is still the magazine's biggest-selling issue ever.
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