Sophie Marceau Net Worth
Sophie Marceau net worth: Sophie Marceau is a French actress, director, screenwriter, and author who has a net worth of $50 million. Sophie Marceau has appeared in 39 films throughout her career. As a teenager, Marceau achieved popularity with her debut films La Boum and La Boum 2, receiving a César Award for Most Promising Actress. Sophie Danièle Sylvie Maupu was born November 17, 1966 in Paris, the second child of Simone (née Morisset), a shop assistant, and Benoît Maupu, a truck driver. Her parents divorced when she was a young girl. In February 1980, Marceau and her mother came across a model agency looking for teenagers, she had photos taken at the agency, but did not think anything would come of it. At the same time, Françoise Menidrey, the casting director for La Boum, asked modeling agencies to recommend a new teenager for the project. Upon viewing the rushes, Alain Poiré, the director of the Gaumont Film Company, signed Marceau to a long-term contract. La Boum was a hit movie, not only in France, where 4,378,500 tickets were sold, but it was also a hit in several other European countries. Marceau achieved international recognition in 1995 playing the role of Princess Isabelle in Mel Gibson's Braveheart. That year, she was also part of an ensemble of international actors in the French film, Beyond the Clouds. In recent years, Marceau has continued to appear a wide variety of roles, mainly in French films. In 2008, Marceau played a member of the French Resistance movement in Female Agents, and a struggling single mother in LOL (Laughing Out Loud). In 2012, Marceau played a forty-something career woman who falls in love with a young jazz musician in Happiness Never Comes Alone. In 2013, she appeared in Arrêtez-moi (Stop Me) as a woman who shows up at a police station and confesses to the murder of her abusive husband several years after his death. From 1985 to 2001, Marceau had a relationship with director Andrzej Żuławski, who is 26 years her senior. Their son, Vincent, was born in June 1995. In 2001, Marceau separated from Żuławski and began a relationship with producer Jim Lemley. Her second child, Juliette, was born in London in 2002. Since 2007, she has been in a relationship with Christopher Lambert, with whom she appeared in the films Trivial and Cartagena.