Monica Bellucci Biography
Monica Anna Maria Bellucci is a renowned Italian actress and model. She is famous for her role in films such as Tears of the Sun, The Matrix Reloaded, The Passion of the Christ, The Brothers Grimm and Le Deuxième Souffle. Maria has also received many awards, including two Globo d’oro awards, two Nastro d’Argento awards, a Donostia award and a David Special award. Anna was born and raised in Citta di Castello, Umbria, Italy.
After completing high school, Bellucci enrolled at the University of Perugia, where he studied law. Still at university, Mônica worked as a model to earn the tuition to pay for her studies and, from there, she started her modeling career. Later, she moved to Europe Fashion Center and joined Elite Model Management. On the other hand, Monica started her acting career in 1991 by appearing in the Italian comedy La Riffa. After that, she was cast in a horror romance film Bram Stoker’s Dracula.
Since then, Bellucci has appeared in films such as The Apartments, where she was nominated for the 1997 César Award for Most Promising Actress. After that, she was cast in one of the highest-grossing French-language films in the United States, Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001). The film earned her a Best Supporting Actress nomination at the Saturn Awards in Los Angeles. The following year, she starred in the thriller Irreversible, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. That same year, Monica also played Alessia in the Italian romantic drama Remember Me, My Love, directed by Gabriele Muccino.
For her performance, she received the Nastro d’Argento for Best Supporting Actress. Furthermore, Bellucci was a part of Big Banner’s super successful films such as ‘Tears of the Sun’, ‘The Matrix Reloaded’, ‘The Passion of the Christ’, ‘The Brothers Grimm’, ‘Le Deuxième Souffle’, ‘Don ‘t Look Back’ and ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’. Furthermore, Monica has also done voice roles for French and Italian films like ‘Shoot ‘Em Up’, ‘Prince of Persia: Warrior Within’ and ‘Robots’. From 2006 to 2010, Bellucci worked as the face of a Dior product line. Two years later, she became the new face of Dolce & Gabbana.
In 2015, aged 50, she became the oldest Bond girl ever, when she played the character of Lucia Sciarra in the James Bond film ‘Spectre’. Other than that, Monica has appeared in movies like The Whistleblower, The Wonders, On the Milky Road (2016) and The Best Years of a Life (2019). She also played ‘Finnegan’ in the Australian comedy film ‘Nekrotronic’ directed by Kiah Roache-Turner. Furthermore, from 2019 to 2022, Bellucci appeared in the following films Spider in the Web’, ‘The Man Who Sold His Skin’ (2020), ‘Les Fantasmes’ (2021), ‘The Girl in the Fountain’ (2021), ‘ Memory’ (2022) and ‘Dry’ (2022).
In January 2023, Monica performed the play at the Beacon Theater in New York. Most recently, she received a Special David Award for her career achievements at the 66th David di Donatello ceremony. For her next project, Bellucci will be seen in the American action comedy ‘Mafia Mamma’ where she will play the role of ‘Bianca’. she is an ambassador for Cartier, and in 2020, Bellucci modeled for Cartier’s Naturel High jewelry creation.
Monica Bellucci age
Monica is 58 years old in 2023. She was born in September 30, 1964, in Citta di Castello, Umbria, Italy. Furthermore, she celebrates her birthday on the 30th of September every year.
Monica Bellucci Height/Weight
Bellucci stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches high. she weighs 63kg and has dark brown hair and brown eyes. Likewise, the measurement of your body is 34-24-35 inches.
Monica Bellucci Husband
Monica is currently in a relationship with American filmmaker Tim Burton. The couple met at the Lumière Film Festival in Lyon in October 2022 and announced their relationship in February 2023. She is fluent in Italian, French and English languages and is proficient in Portuguese and Spanish.
Monica Bellucci divorced
Bellucci married Italian photographer Claudio Carlos Basso at age 20. Later, they divorced after six months. After that, she was in a relationship with Italian actor Nicola Farron for 6 years. Her second marriage was to French actor Vincent Cassel. The couple got married on August 2, 1999, in Monaco. They were blessed with two beautiful daughters, Deva Cassel and Léonie Cassel.
However, the couple later separated on 26 August 2013 and later filed for divorce. After their separation, Monica maintained a relationship with French sculptor and former model Nicolas Lefebvre. The duo started dating in 2017 until 2019, when they broke up.
Monica Bellucci Family
Monica is the daughter of Pasquale Bellucci and Brunella Briganti. Her father owned a trucking company, while her mother was a housewife and amateur painter. She grew up in Lama, in the commune of San Giustino, as her parents’ only child.
Monica Bellucci Net Worth
Bellucci has an estimated net worth of between $45 million to $50 million dollars. This contains your personal assets, money and income. Her career as a model and actress is her main source of income.