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Born: May 31, 1967 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: France Profession: actor

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Sandrine Bonnaire began acting at the tender age of 17. In 1994, she portrayed the Maid of Orleans in Jacques Rivette's "Joan the Maid." Early on in her acting career, Bonnaire landed roles in various films, including "La Meilleur de la Vie" (1984), "A nos amours" (1984) and "Tir a Vue" (1984). She also appeared in "Blanche et Marie" (1985), "Vagabond" (1986) and the thriller "Police" (1986) with Gérard Depardieu. She kept working in film throughout the nineties, starring in "Verso Sera" (1990), "Prague" (1991) and "The Sky Above Paris" (1992). She also appeared in "The Plague" (1992). In her more recent career, she tackled roles in "C'Est La Vie" (2001), "Intimate Strangers" (2004) and "L' Equipier" (2004). She also appeared in "le Cou de la girafe" (2006) and "Je Crois Que Je L'Aime" (2007) with Vincent Lindon. Most recently, Bonnaire acted in "The Final Lesson" (2015).

Sandrine Bonnaire began acting at the tender age of 17. In 1994, she portrayed the Maid of Orleans in Jacques Rivette's "Joan the Maid." Early on in her acting career, Bonnaire landed roles in various films, including "La Meilleur de la Vie" (1984), "A nos amours" (1984) and "Tir a Vue" (1984). She also appeared in "Blanche et Marie" (1985), "Vagabond" (1986) and the thriller "Police" (1986) with Gérard Depardieu. She kept working in film throughout the nineties, starring in "Verso Sera" (1990), "Prague" (1991) and "The Sky Above Paris" (1992). She also appeared in "The Plague" (1992). In her more recent career, she tackled roles in "C'Est La Vie" (2001), "Intimate Strangers" (2004) and "L' Equipier" (2004). She also appeared in "le Cou de la girafe" (2006) and "Je Crois Que Je L'Aime" (2007) with Vincent Lindon. Most recently, Bonnaire acted in "The Final Lesson" (2015).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Bonobos (2011)
2.
 Death Instinct (2009)
3.
 Queen to Play (2009)
4.
 Mademoiselle (2008) Claire
5.
 Mark of an Angel (2008)
6.
 Simple Heart, A (2008)
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1983:
Mad her film acting debut in "A nos amours/To Out Loves," directed by Maurice Pialat
1985:
Second film with Pialat, "Police"
1985:
Starred in the title role in Agnes Varda's "Vagabond"
1986:
Third feature "Sous le soleil de Satan", directed by Pialat
1987:
Had the leading role in Andre Techine's "Les Innocents"
1989:
Acted in Patrice Leconte's "Monsieur Hire"
1992:
First English-language film, "Prague"
1992:
Played opposite William Hurt in "The Plague"
1994:
Portrayed the Maid of Orleans in Jacques Rivette's "Joan the Maid"
1995:
Reteamed with Agnes Varda for "One Hundred and One Nights" in a small role
1995:
Second film with William Hurt, "Secrets Shared with a Stranger/Confidences a un inconnu"
1998:
Played a cancer researcher who becomes embroiled in her brother's problems in "Secret Defense," directed by Jacques Rivette
1999:
Cast in the Oscar-nominated Best Foreign-Language Film "East-West," playing the unhappy wife of a Russian doctor who returns to his homeland
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companion:
William Hurt. Had four; survived him.
companion:
William Hurt. Actor. Acted together in "The Plague" (1992) and "Secrets Shared with a Stranger" (1995); father of Bonnaire's daughter Jeanne.

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daughter:
Jeanne Hurt. Has three.
daughter:
Jeanne Hurt. Born c. February 1994; father, William Hurt.

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