|Noémie Merlant Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9¼ in|
|Date of Birth||November 27, 1988|
Noémie Merlant is a French actor, theatre artist, writer, model, and director who has been cast in a number of films which include the likes of Portrait of a Lady on Fire, Heaven Will Wait, Return of the Hero, La Permission de minuit, L’Orpheline avec en plus un bras en moins, La Crème de la crème, Des lendemains qui chantent, Once in a Lifetime, Plonger, One Wild Moment, Newcomer, Elles… Les Filles du Plessis, Dieumerci!, Twisting Fate, The Brother, Pour le rôle, All About Mothers, Paper Flags, Curiosa, République, Les Nerfs fument, Death in Love, Jumbo, A Good Man, Mi iubita, mon amour, Paris, 13th District, One Year, One Night, The Innocent, Baby Ruby, Lapsus, A Difficult Year (Une année difficile), Tár, Juste avant l’aube, Parigi, Le Devoir, Némésis, L’Amour a la clé, Unexpected, Le Voyage de monsieur Perrichon, and La Loi de Christophe — La Ligne blanche. In addtion to that, she has also been a part of teklevsion shows like Le Jour où tout a basculé, Julie Lescaut, Enquêtes réservées, Dos au mur, and H24.
Noémie Merlant attended Cours Florent, a private French drama school in Paris established in 1967 by François Florent.
Actor, Theatre Artist, Writer, Director, Model
- Father – He is a real estate agent.
- Mother – She is a real estate agent.
Noémie Merlant has been signed with –
- Adéquat, Talent Agency, Paris, France
- Agence Contact, Talent Agency, Paris, France
5 ft 9¼ in or 176 cm
58 kg or 128 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Noémie Merlant has dated –
- Covaci Gimi – She was romantically involved with Covaci Gimi in the past.
Race / Ethnicity
- Tall height
7.5 (US) or 5 (UK) or 38 (EU)
Noémie Merlant Facts
- She spent her childhood years growing up in Rezé near Nantes.
- Along with Naomi Amarger, Sandrine Bonnaire, Clotilde Courau, and Zinedine Soualem, Noémie Merlant co-starred as Sonia Bouzaria in the drama film Heaven Will Wait (French: Le Ciel attendra) in 2016. For this role, she was nominated for a César Award for “Most Promising Actress” and a Lumières Award for “Most Promising Actress”.
- Opposite Adèle Haenel, she co-starred as Marianne (a painter who teaches an art class in France) in the historical romantic drama film Portrait of a Lady on Fire (French: Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) in 2019. It became one of three films shortlisted by the French Ministry of Culture to be France’s submission to the 92nd Academy Awards for “Best International Feature Film”. This role won Noémie Merlant the Lumières Award for “Best Actress” while she was also nominated for a César Award for “Best Actress” and a European Film Award for “Best Actress”.
- In 2021, she appeared as Nora Ligier (a 33-year-old in the second year of her undergraduate law degree) in the drama film Paris, 13th District (French: Les Olympiades).
- Alongside Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Quim Gutiérrez, Alba Guilera, Natalia de Molina, and C.Tangana, Noémie Merlant co-starred as Céline (a survivor of the Bataclan theatre massacre) in the Spanish-French drama film One Year, One Night (Spanish: Un año, una noche) in 2022. This performance got her nominated for a Gaudí Award in the “Best Actress” category.
- She was cast as Clémence (who works at an aquarium) in the crime comedy film The Innocent (French: L’Innocent) in 2022. Her co-stars for the project included Roschdy Zem, Anouk Grinberg, and Louis Garrel. This role earned her the César Award in the “Best Supporting Actress” category.
- Noémie Merlant’s theatre credits include having been cast in productions of Adriana Mater, Push Up, and Les Lésions dangereuses.
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