The 19 year old Cannes winner

The 19 year old Cannes winner

Adèle Exarchopoulos was born in 1994 in France. Despite her young age of 19, she has already starred in several feature films, like her latest La Vie d’ Adèle, recently screened at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie Blue is the Warmest Colour (original title: La Vie d’ Adele) was awarded the Palme d’Or at the 2013 Cannes film festival.

In France, Exarchopoulos gained wide popularity playing Marianna in the film Les Enfants de Timpelback at the age of 13 in 2007.  Her first role was in the film Martha moyen-mitrage in 2005, before starring in Jane Birkin’s Boxes and many more.

Other than cinema, Adèle has made appearances in two television series, RIS and Mes chères études, directed by Emmanuelle Bercot.

She was born in Paris. Her grandfather was Greek, whereas he father was born in Paris. She has two younger brothers.

Adèle Exarchopoulos started receiving acting lessons at a young age and her early experience demonstrates her unique talent.