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  • Audrey Tautou

    Born on August 9, 1978 in Beaumont, Puy-de-Dôme, France

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Coco Before Chanel (2009)

Audrey Tautou as "Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel"

Young Coco Chanel (Audrey Tautou) works as a seamstress by day and a cabaret entertainer by night, then she meets a wealthy heir (Benoît Poelvoorde) and becomes his lover and fashion consultant. Tired of the flowery hats, tight corsets and yards of lace that define women's fashion, Coco uses her lover's clothing as a starting point to distill an elegant and sophisticated line of women's clothing that propels her to the top of Parisian haute couture.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009) Nominated Leading Actress

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Aug 25th 2010, 11:14AM

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Harley W. Lond on Feb 16th 2010, 1:00AM

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Chris Jancelewicz on Oct 23rd 2009, 5:19AM

Oct 23rd 2009, 5:19AM

Telluride Review: Coco Before Chanel

Posted by
Eugene Novikov on Sep 7th 2009, 7:03AM

Sep 7th 2009, 7:03AM

Exclusive: 'Coco Before Chanel' Poster Premiere

Posted by
Erik Davis on Aug 5th 2009, 9:15AM

Aug 5th 2009, 9:15AM

First Trailer for 'Coco, Before Chanel'

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Mar 12th 2009, 1:15PM

Mar 12th 2009, 1:15PM

WB Kicks Tautou's 'Chanel' Into Gear

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Aug 28th 2008, 8:03AM

Aug 28th 2008, 8:03AM

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William Goss on Jun 16th 2008, 2:10PM

Jun 16th 2008, 2:10PM

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Peter Martin on Mar 31st 2008, 12:02PM

Mar 31st 2008, 12:02PM

EXCLUSIVE: 'Priceless' Poster Premiere!

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Feb 13th 2008, 10:02AM

Van Houten Scores with Leo DiCaprio and Jude Law

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Oct 12th 2007, 9:32AM

Oct 12th 2007, 9:32AM

Audrey Tautou Is Coco Chanel

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on May 19th 2007, 11:32AM

May 19th 2007, 11:32AM

Today's Rising Film Star is Brought to You by the Letter Q

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Kevin Kelly on Oct 16th 2006, 10:02AM

Oct 16th 2006, 10:02AM

Review: The Da Vinci Code

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May 19th 2006, 6:00AM

Rocchi and Other Critics Underwhelmed by Da Vinci

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Review: Russian Dolls

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