55 years old (Born on September 30, 1964)
Italian actress and fashion model; She is famous from Málena, The Matrix Reloaded and The Passion of the Christ..Studied jurisprudence for a short time. Favourite poem is "A Silvia" by Giacomo Leopardi. Chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history (#35). . She appeared in a black & white TV commercial for Dolce & Gabbana. The director was Giuseppe Tornatore, who also directed her in the movie Malu00e8na (2000). She ranked #6 in Maxim's '50 Sexiest Women' (1999).
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Fun Facts About Monica Bellucci
Good friends with Guillaume Canet.
Supports the Italian football team.
Made a nude calendar for the Italian magazine Max in 1998 and another one for the Italian magazine GQ in 2000.
Was originally cast as Mina Harker in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) but had to drop out due to a scheduling conflict. The part then went to Peta Wilson.
Ranked as #89 in FHM's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005" special supplement. (2005)
Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 2006.
Mother is painter Maria Gustinelli.
Daughter-in-law of Jean-Pierre Cassel.
Has her look-alike puppet in the French show "Guignols de l`info, Les" (1988).
She has said in an interview that Sophia Loren and Claudia Cardinale have inspired her acting career.
She was elected the most beautiful woman in the world by French viewers on a TV show "La Plus belle femme du monde" on 8th November 2004.
Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 2006
Daughter, Deva Cassel (b. 12 September 2004 in Rome, Italy).
She ranked #9 in Maxim's '100 Sexiest Women' (2002).
One of the world`s top fashion models.
Attended University of Perugia.
She ranked #1 in Askmen's 'Most Desirable Woman' (2002).
Favorite movie is Giornata particolare, Una (1977) by Ettore Scola.
She speaks to her daughter Deva Cassel in Italian.
Owns an apartment in London.
Her parents are Pasquale Bellucci (the owner of a trucking company) and Brunella (a painter).
Bellucci is a typical surname from center Italy, it comes from the Latin word "Bellutus", and has the same root as surnames like Belluto, Belluti, Belluzzo, Belluccio, or the aristocratic surname of Belluzzi.
Fluent in Italian, English, French and Spanish.
Her role as Chantal in "Under suspicion" was held by Romy Schneider in the original film:"Garde u00e0 vue".
Measurements: 35C-24-35 (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine.)
She`s an only child.
Shares birthday with Marion Cotillard, Deborah Kerr and Angie Dickinson.
Has a wax statue in the Grevin Museum in Paris.
Ranked #5 on E! Entertainment Networks list of "101 Sexiest Celebrity Bodies" list of 2006.
Wears a size 10 shoe.
Doesn`t always live with her husband Vincent Cassel, for avoiding routine the two live in separate apartments; she lives most of the time in London and he lives in Paris.
Her best friend is Ilaria D`Amico.
Engaged to actor Nicola Farron from 1989 to 1995.