Magritte Award for Most Promising Actress

The Magritte Award for Most Promising Actress (French: Magritte du meilleur espoir féminin) is an award presented annually by the Académie André Delvaux. It is given in honor of a young actress who has delivered an outstanding breakthrough performance while working within the film industry. It is one of the Magritte Awards, which were established to recognize excellence in Belgian cinematic achievements.[1]

Magritte Award for Most Promising Actress
Presented byAcadémie André Delvaux
First awarded2011
Currently held byMya Bollaers, Lola (2019)

The 1st Magritte Awards ceremony was held in 2011 with Pauline Étienne receiving the award for her role in Private Lessons.[2] As of the 2020 ceremony, Mya Bollaers is the most recent winner in this category for her role in Lola.

Winners and nomineesEdit

In the list below, winners are listed first in the colored row, followed by the other nominees.


Year Actress English title Original title
Pauline Étienne Private Lessons Élève libre
Stéphanie Blanchoud The Boat Race La Régate
Anna Fransiska Jager My Queen Karo
Chloé Struvay Motherly Maternelle
Erika Sainte She's Not Crying, She's Singing Elle ne pleure pas, elle chante
Stéphanie Crayencour Les Mythos
Jeanne Dandoy Bullhead Rundskop
Hande Kodja Marieke, Marieke
Anne-Pascale Clairembourg Mobile Home
Pauline Burlet Dead Man Talking
Mona Jabé Miss Mouche
Aurora Marion Almayer's Folly La Folie Almayer
Pauline Burlet The Past Le Passé
Rania Mellouli The Bag of Flour Le Sac de farine
Anne Paulicevich Tango libre
Mona Walravens Blue Is the Warmest Colour La Vie d'Adèle – Chapitres 1 & 2
Ambre Grouwels Baby Balloon
Evelien Bosmans Marina
Hande Kodja Rosenn
Emilie Maréchal Tokyo Anyway
Lucie Debay Melody
Manon Capelle All Cats Are Grey Tous les chats sont gris
Pili Groyne The Brand New Testament Le Tout Nouveau Testament
Stéphanie Van Vyve Être
Salomé Richard Baden Baden
Martha Canga Antonio Black
Ghalia Benali As I Open My Eyes À peine j'ouvre les yeux
Jade Soentjens and Margaux Soentjens After Love L'Économie du couple
Maya Dory Angel Mon ange
Adriana de Fonseca Even Lovers Get the Blues
Fantine Harduin Happy End
Lena Suijkerbuik Home
Lena Girard Voss Our Struggles Nos batailles
Myriem Akheddiou The Benefit of the Doubt Une Part d'ombre
Bérénice Baoo Above the Law Tueurs
Nawell Madani Stand Up Girl C'est tout pour moi
Anaël Snoek The Wild Boys Les Garçons sauvages
Mya Bollaers Lola Lola vers la mer
Bebel Tshiani Baloji Binti
Victoria Bluck Young Ahmed Le Jeune Ahmed
Raphaëlle Corbisier Escapada


  1. ^ Denis, Fernand (October 13, 2010). "André Delvaux, l'œuvre au jour". La Libre Belgique (in French). Retrieved January 11, 2013.
  2. ^ "Le cinéma belge était à l'honneur lors de la Première édition des Magritte du cinéma belge francophone". Moniteur du film (in French). Archived from the original on 2012-12-05. Retrieved January 1, 2014.

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