Fans of French actress Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu always wanted to know if she ever got married. Her relationship status has been discussed a few times before in several publications. Here is everything that you need to know about her married life, daughter, husband, and previous relationships.
Moreover, we also discuss her mother and her influences on the character ‘Sylvie’ she portrayed on the Netflix show ‘Emily in Paris.’
Is Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu Married?
To make it short, no, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu never married. But she had been linked to or was in a relationship a few times. She was 17 years old when she fell in love for the first time. Her boyfriend’s name was Santiago Amigorena, a fellow student at her high school.
They were madly in love with each other. But, the relationship ended with heartbreak which Santiago expressed with a memoir about after he became a director, screenwriter, and author. Santiago married actress Julie Gayet and had two children with her. But, their marriage ended in divorce.
French actor William Abadie, who played her on-screen love, also admired the actress. “I met a completely different person, someone who was sweet, charming, engaging, warm, the life of the party,” he shared with New York Times. “I realized the stunt she had pulled. That turns me on. I’m a little bit in love with her.”
So, is there a budding romance between the two?
The French actress also dated fellow actor Pierre Malet. They reportedly stayed in a relationship in 1984. She was also linked with Christian Vadim but the dating rumor never got confirmed.
Does Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu Have A Daughter?
Yes, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu has a daughter named Taïs. Taïs is a French multimedia artist, curator, and musician living and working across Europe.
Philippine had Taïs with her ex-partner Richard Bean, the father, and a French documentary filmmaker. However, she and Richard never married.
Her website revealed that Taïs has graduated from Central Saint Martins with a BA in Fine Arts (Hons) in 2015. Since then, sh been on various residencies and has exhibited in London, Milano, Paris, Berlin, and Marrakech. Moreover, Between 2016 and 2018, Taïs worked on the collaborative curatorial project Mint Works in Marrakech, and since 2015 she’s been the creative director of Sibenik Hub for Ecology, now called Terra Meera, in Dalmatia, Croatia.
Her practice is informed by alchemy, art therapy, Mythology, regenerative agriculture, and holistic herbalism.
You can follow Taïs on her Instagram account here (@taisbean).
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu On Emily In Paris
On Netflix’s show ‘Emily in Paris’ Philippine plays Sylvie Grateau, head of a luxury marketing agency who loves overdressing, smoking, mocking political correctness, and being a mean individual. Philippine shared with NY Times, that she loved being overdressed in ‘Emily in Paris.’
But, there is a story on how Philippine landed the part in the show. It all happened by chance. The creator of the show Darren Star asked Juliette Ménager, an international casting agent to find an actress, who could play the character. They were looking for someone in the age range between 35 and 45.
Juliette contacted Philippine and told her although she was too old for the character her energy made her look younger and wanted to try her for the role. To prepare for the part, Philippine went through movies with Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, and Barbra Streisand.
In an interview with ‘Vogue France’, Philippine revealed that she is a little bit of the character she portrayed on the show. She shared, “A little bit, yes. You never choose a character by chance. I can have her freaky side a few times. But otherwise, I don’t share his other personality traits at all. She reminds me of many women I knew as a child because my mother worked in the fashion industry. Very tough women of power who were afraid of growing old. Beasts of taste who knew everything about everything, who claimed it anyway, and who looked very unfavorably on young people.”
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu Net Worth
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu has a burgeoning net worth of over $3 million.
Where Is Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu From? Is She Italian?
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu was born in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France to her French actor father Philippine Leroy, and her fashion designer mother. She is not Italian but she did most of her growing up in Rome, Italy because her father’s acting career thrived in Italy. But, after her parents divorced, she moved to France as a teenager.
The French actress credited her mother as the inspiration for the character Sylvie. Her mother worked as a designer of jewelry, handbags, scarves, and knitwear for Dior and who died earlier in 2020. “My mother was nonchalant, incredibly elegant, provocative, a little mean on the side” speaking with NY Times she shared about her mother. “She was always holding a cigarette. The hand thing — I got it from my her.”
Philippine also wore some of the jewelry her mother designed such as cuff bracelets; a necklace with a long silver chain and an amethyst pendant; and a large gold brooch in the shape of an angel.
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu Height And Weight
According to her IMDB bio, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu stands tall to the height of 5 feet 5 inches. She weighed under 58 kilograms (127 lbs).
How Old Is Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu?
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu was born on 25 April 1963. She turned 58 years old in 2021.
What Are Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu Popular Movies And TV Shows?
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu fell in love with acting at the age of 16 and pursued her acting career against her parents’ approval. She worked in a few commercials as a teenager and also attended acting school. She landed minor roles in film during her 20s which worked as a stepping stone in her career.
Philippine earned the César nomination for a most promising actress for her role as a single mother in 1985 “Trois Hommes et un Couffin”.
Other notable works she did to date are Mirage, Call My Agent, Père fils thérapie!, Eternity, Ma femme, ma fille, 2 bébés , Three Men and a Cradle, Les deux Fragonard, Les clés du paradis, Petits travaux tranquilles, The Green Planet, 18 Years Later, and Trois couples en quête d’orages among handful of other works.