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Irène Jacob

Irène Marie Jacob (born 15 July 1966) is a French-born Swiss actress considered one of the preeminent French actresses of her generation. Jacob gained international recognition and acclaim through her work with Polish film director Krzysztof Kieslowski, who cast her in the lead role of The Double Life of Véronique and Three Colors: Red. She came to represent an image of European sophistication, through her "classic beauty and thoughtful, almost melancholic style of acting." Description above from the Wikipedia article Irène Jacob, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 15, 1966 In Suresnes, France
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Au Revoir les Enfants 1987-10-07
Latest Project:
Movie Re-belles 2023-05-30
Known For
Poster of Dying of the Light
Poster of Love Flesh
Poster of Spy Games
Poster of Gang of Four
Series Liaison Sophie Saint-Roch 2023-02-24
Movie Re-belles 2023-05-30
Movie Talking Heads 2021 Self 2021-09-23
Movie À cause des filles…? Eliane 2019-01-30
Series Patrick Melrose Jacqueline D'Alantour 2018-05-12
Movie Two Snails Set Off (voice) 2017-06-08
Movie Tales of Mexico Ángela 2017-10-20
Movie Eternity Mère de Gabrielle 2016-09-07
Movie The Easy Way Out Mathilde 2015-03-04
Movie Arnaud fait son 2e film Chloé 2015-04-01
Movie Sayonara 2015-11-21
Movie Les enfants rouges 2014-01-22
Movie We Love You, You Bastard Printemps Kaminsky 2014-04-02
Movie François Truffaut l'insoumis Narrator (voice) 2014-11-02
Movie Dying of the Light Michelle Zuberain 2014-12-04
Movie Love Flesh Self 2013-02-06
Movie The Lanzac Clan Valérie Lanzac 2013-03-02
Movie The Man Who Made Angels Fly Self 2013-06-30
Movie La solitude du pouvoir Laurence 2012-12-12
Movie Rio Sex Comedy Irène 2010-09-16
Movie Déchaînées Aurore 2009-11-02
Movie The French Kissers La mère d'Aurore 2009-06-10
Movie Fallen Heroes Anne 2008-03-28
Movie The Dust of Time Eleni 2008-11-22
Movie The Inner Life of Martin Frost Claire Martin 2007-10-11
Movie The Education of Fairies Ingrid 2006-06-23
Movie Still Alive: A Film About Krzysztof Kieslowski Self 2005-02-27
Movie Battle of the Brave Angélique de Roquebrune 2004-11-19
Movie The Pornographer: A Love Story Anna 2004-05-02
Movie Autumn Michelle 2004-09-10
Movie The Legend of Princess Parva Parva's Mother (voice) 2003-02-12
Movie The Landlords Julie 2002-08-07
Movie Letter from an Unknown Woman Rose 2001-01-01
Movie Four Play Fiona Delgrazia 2001-09-02
Movie Spy Games Natasha Scriabina / Anna Belinka 1999-09-10
Movie The Big Brass Ring Cela Brandini 1999-04-20
Movie My Life So Far Aunt Heloise 1999-08-25
Movie U.S. Marshals Marie Bineaux 1998-03-06
Movie American Cuisine Gabrielle Boyer 1998-10-21
Movie Incognito Prof. Marieke van den Broeck 1997-11-14
Movie Victory Alma 1996-12-13
Movie Runaways Prune 1995-08-23
Movie Beyond the Clouds The Girl 1995-10-27
Movie Othello Desdemona 1995-12-15
Movie All Men Are Mortal Regina 1995-11-17
Movie Three Colors: Red Valentine Dussaut 1994-05-12
Movie The Secret Garden Mary's Mother / Lilias Craven 1993-08-13
Movie The Prediction Ludmila Egorova 1993-11-24
Movie Claude Beatrice de Lucio 1992-01-11
Movie The Double Life of Véronique Weronika / Véronique 1991-05-15
Movie Gang of Four Marine 1989-02-08
Movie Errors of Youth Anne 1989-05-01
Movie Au Revoir les Enfants Ms. Davenne, Piano Teacher 1987-10-07