Brnice Bejo – Biography of Brnice Bejo

Bérénice Bejo He was born on July 7, 1976 in the city of Buenos Aires (Argentina). His father is the Argentine filmmaker Miguel Bejo.

When he was 3 years old, his family moved to France where he began his acting career in the mid 90’s, in French films such as “Les soeurs Hamlet” (nineteen ninety six), “The captive“or”Meilleur espoir féminin“(2000).

In 2001 Berenice entered the US market by obtaining the role of Christiana in the feature film “Knight’s destiny“, whose protagonists were Heath ledger, Mark Addy Y Rufus sewell.

Between 2002 and 2005 he filmed more than a dozen films in France, starring in most of them, including the titles “Eat a plane“(2002),”24 heures de la vie d’une femme“(2002),”Sem Ela“(2003),”Dissonances“(2003),”The grand rôle“(2004) or”Cavalcade“(2005).

A year later she was chosen by the French director Michel Hazanavicius (who since then is his sentimental partner), to star in his film “OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies“(2006), a parody of the spy movies of the 60’s, which had a sequel in 2009, titled”OSS 117, lost in Rio …” from which Berenice I do not participate.

More recently Bejo She was again the protagonist of a feature film made by her husband Hazanavicius. The movie “The Artist“(2011), is a silent film filmed in black and white that recreates the atmosphere of Hollywood in 1927, when the era of talkies began. In it, Berenice plays the role of Peppy miller a rising dancer who sees her chance to establish herself as a movie star with the advent of this new technology. Its counterpart is the actor Jean Dujardin, who plays a famous silent film actor who sees his career decline precipitously.

For this performance Bejo He has already received critical acclaim and numerous nominations for the 2012 awards season, including the Screen Actors Guild and the Golden Globe Awards, the lead-up to the Oscars.

In her personal life, she is married to the French film director Michel Hazanavicius, with whom he has two sons named Lucien Y Glory.