Inimitable Actress and PhotoBreaker Monica Bellucci
Monica Anna Maria Bellucci (Italian. Monica Anna Maria Bellucci) - Italian film actress and model.
Monica Bellucci was born on September 30, 1964 in the provincial Italian town of Città di Castello. Since childhood, she sought to become a lawyer. To study at the University of Perugia in the Faculty of Law, Monica worked as a model with Liceo Classico since she was 16 years old. However, Monica quickly liked the glamorous lifestyle, and she decided to abandon her childhood dream in favor of high life. Height: 1.71 m. In addition to his native Italian, Monica is fluent in English and French, as well as some Spanish.
In 1990-1995, Monica was married to Claudio Carlos Basso. September 9, 1999 Monica married actor Vincent Cassel, whom she met 3 years before their wedding. The couple had two daughters - the Virgin Cassel (born September 12, 2004) and Leoni Cassel (born May 20, 2010). In August 2013, the couple broke up.
- Birth Name: Monica Anna Maria Bellucci
- Date of birth: September 30, 1964
- Place of birth: Città di Castello, Umbria, Italy
- Citizenship: Italy
- Profession: actress, model
- Career: 1977 - present time (model) / 1990 - present time (actress)
- IMDb: ID 0000899
In 1988, Monica moved to Milan, where she signed a contract with Elite Model Management. In 1989, Monica was already a famous model in Paris and New York. She posed for famous designer magazines in the modeling business of Dolce & Gabbana and Elle (France).
In February 2001, Esquire Magazine's magazine, along with Desire featured Ms, published Monica’s photos on the cover and contained information about her on five pages. In 2003, her photographs also appeared on the cover of the magazine, but already in Maxim. In 2004, the actress topped the list of hundreds of the most beautiful women in the world according to Ask Men's. Monica's model career is managed by New York Elle +.
Having achieved success in the modeling field, Monica did not stop there and decided to play in a movie. In 1990, she made her debut in Italian cinema. Her first works were Life with Children, Bandits, Abuse. Episodic roles in these films did not bring the actress much success. In 1992, the director Francis Ford Coppola was invited to play Bellucci in his film. The role of Dracula’s bride in the film “Dracula” was the first serious role of Monica Bellucci, after which proposals for filming movies began to come from many film studios in Europe and America. "Stubborn fate", "Heroes", "Snowball", "Joseph" - in these films, Monica starred in Italy from 1992 to 1995.
In 1996, Monica Bellucci achieved success as an actress. For the role of Lisa in the film “The Apartment”, Monica was nominated for the Cesar Award in the nomination “Promising Actress”. During the shooting of this film, Bellucci met the French actor Vincent Cassel, with whom she later created a family. The next film, in which Monica starred, was the French action movie Doberman.
In 1997, Monica Bellucci worked in three films: “Stress”, “Bad tone”, “How do you want me”, and in 1998 - in four: “Desire”, “There will be no celebration”, “About those who love "Compromise". Proposals for the shooting continued to come from all over the world, but Monica treated them very demandingly, trying to choose only those roles where her talent as an actress could be revealed to the full.
Continuing to star in films, the already world-famous model has become a first-class actress. Her photos appeared on the covers of glossy magazines. In the film "Malena," Monica Bellucci's acting talent revealed itself in all its glory. The beauty and charm of the actress, together with acting skills, conquered the hearts of all viewers and critics.
In 2001, Monica with her husband starred in the film "The Brotherhood of the Wolf", where she brilliantly performed the role of Sylvia. The next role - the Egyptian queen - in the most expensive European film of 2002 “Asterix and Obelix: Mission Cleopatra”. The film “Irreversibility” caused an ambiguous reaction, and the realistic nine-minute scene of brutal rape caused a shock to the audience at the screening of the film in Cannes. Monica herself admitted that she herself is very scary to review this film.
The next films were “Remember about me”, “Tears of the sun”, as well as filming in the cult films of the Wachowski brothers “The Matrix: The Reload” and “The Matrix: The Revolution”. Monica never stopped on films of the same genre and followed the action starred in the very heavy film Passion of the Christ.
In 2004, the films "Secret Agents", "She Hates Me" and "The Brothers Grimm" were released, where Monica plays the role of the Mirror Queen.
On January 27, 2006, the premiere of the film “Shaitan” took place, then “The Brotherhood of the Stone” and “N (me and Napoleon)”. In 2007, the films "Shoot them" and "Second Wind" were released.
The actress has often admitted that she wants to play in the same film with Robert De Niro. In 2011, the actors appeared together in the film “Love: Instructions for Use”.
In October 2011, Monica became the face of the renewed Royal Velvet series from Oriflame, and in 2012, the face of the Dolce & Gabbana cosmetic line.
In 2015, Monica starred in the 24th film “007: Spectrum” from the series “Bondiana”, where she performed the role of Lucia Sciarra, girl of James Bond.
- Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2014
- Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2016
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