Real Name: Julie Pillet
Was Born: December 21, 1969. Paris, France
Bio: Julie Delpy is a French actress.
She gained international celebrity in the 1991 film, Europa Europa with her
portrayal of a pro-Nazi girl, Leni, who fell in love with the hero Solomon Perek,
not knowing he was Jewish. Offers came to do films in Hollywood as well as in
Europe. In 1993 her star rose further when Krzysztof KieA›lowski chose her for
the female lead in Three Colors: White, the second film of his Three Colors
Trilogy. Since childhood, Ms. Delpy has had an interest in a career as a film
director, and enrolled in the summer directing course at New York University.
She made her directorial debut with a short film Looking for Jimmy in 1995,
which she also wrote and produced. She has a number of writing credits, including
the screenplay for Before Sunset. In 2005 the film earned Delpy her first Academy
Award nomination for Writing Adapted Screenplay...