Marine Delterme

Marine Delterme (born 12 March 1970) is a French actress, painter, sculptor and former model.

Marine Delterme
Marine Delterme Cabourg 2012.jpg
Delterme in 2012
Born (1970-03-12) 12 March 1970 (age 51)
Toulouse, France
painter & sculptor,
Years active1990–present
(m. 2010)

Early and personal lifeEdit

Marine Delterme was born in Toulouse, France, and grew up in Paris. Her father was an engineer and her mother a superintendent at Lycée Chaptal, a Paris high school, where they lived.[1] From an early age she was interested in and displayed an aptitude for art.

Delterme has been married to Florian Zeller, a French novelist and playwright, since 2010.[2] They live in Paris. She has two sons: Roman (born 2008) with Zeller, and Gabriel (born 1998) from a previous relationship with the actor Jean-Philippe Écoffey.

She is best friends with Carla Bruni and was one of the witnesses for Bruni at her wedding to French President Nicolas Sarkozy on 2 February 2008, which took place at the Élysée Palace, Paris.[3][4]


She began modeling when she was 17. She lived for a time in New York City with Carla Bruni, but returned to France to start an acting career. Most of her roles have been in French-language films. She has also appeared in roles for television and is the star of the popular French TV show, "Le Juge est Une Femme".

In addition, she is an artist and has exhibited her sculptures in Paris and New York.


The following is an incomplete list of her movie roles:


  1. ^ Perrin, Ludovic (13 July 2014). "Marine Delterme : mon été à New York". Le Journal du Dimanche (in French).
  2. ^ Appleyard, Bryan (26 June 2016). "Florian Zeller: That je ne sais quoi". The Sunday Times.
  3. ^ Samuel, Henry (5 February 2008). "Quiet life for Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 3 August 2008.
  4. ^ Campbell, Matthew (8 June 2008). "Carla Bruni, the volcano in the Elysée". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 3 August 2008.

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