Archive for the ‘Marlène Jobert’ Category
M.   /   January 10, 2016   /   2 Comments

Eva Green and her mother, former actress and author Marlène Jobert (with over 20 million copies sold, she’s only behind J.K. Rowling when it comes to children’s books in France), are featured in Vanity Fair Italy. Ms Jobert was interviewed about her autobiography, her life, her family and her career.

The main photo was published by Paris Match back on November 6, 2014, but the interview is brand new.

GALLERY LINK:
– Magazine & Newspaper Scans > 2016 > Vanity Fair (Italy) – January 20, 2016

M.   /   May 29, 2015   /   1 Comment

Gallery link:
– Magazines & Newspapers > 2015 > Grazia (Italy) – June 3, 2015

Last but not least, I’ve also uploaded scans from the May 2015 issue of GQ UK.

Five Degress of Eva Green

How she fits into the horror heritage.
1. Boris Karloff was in…
2. Curse of the Crimson Altar (1968)…
3. with Christopher Lee…
4. Who was in Dark Shadows (2012)…
5. With Eva Green!

 

The Grazia interview (in English) can be found after the cut. Many thanks to our friend Sara for translating it!

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M.   /   May 27, 2015   /   0 Comments

Gallery link:
– Magazines & Newspapers > 2015 > Io Donna (Italy) – May 30, 2015

 

“Dark? But I dream of doing a comedy.”

She found Ireland, where she is filming the second season of the horror tv show Penny Dreadful, a mystical country. But also in western atmospheres, Eva Green does not stop confronting the dark forces. Even her mother, French actress Marlène Jobert, is surprised by her dark roles…

The sky is grey, the sudden rain that makes the asphalt dark and shiny, the bare trees of a cold February day: the atmosphere of Ardmore Studios in Wicklow County, forty minutes from Dublin, could not be more appropriate. They are shooting the second season of Penny Dreadful, an horror-gotic tv show created by John Logan and produced by Sam Mendes, set during the Victorian London.

The scene is full of deformed monsters, characters from literature – Dorian Gray, Dracula and Frankenstein – opium smokers, adventurers. Here, every morning for months, Eva Green became the fragile, painful and enigmatic Vanessa Ives, the sorcerer with supernatural powers who fights evil spirits and unknown forces. Between takes, the actress leave her long dark dress with rigid corset (the amazing costumes have been created by Gabriella Pescucci) and present herself to this interview with a severe masculine cut shirt color – Is it a coincidence? – of blood, complete with a bow tie, leather pants and boots. All black, like her hair. She’s pale, with those special blue eyes, she seems a little bit tired and wan but still fascinating, the uncertain voice and the usual shyness; Eva Green charms.

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M.   /   November 06, 2014   /   4 Comments

Eva Green interviewed her famous mom for Paris Match. Eva says that Joy was the one who insisted that Marlène wrote her biography and that she didn’t know that her mom had such a difficult childhood. Ms Green was also surprised to read about her mom’s former boyfriends, the ones that she dated before she met Walter Green in 1976, and to know about Jobert’s career in details. She says that she’d like to be lighter and funnier like her mom and Marlène says that her daughter is funnier than she gives herself credit for and that she should be able to use that side of hers in Tim Burton’s next film.

Gallery links:
– Magazines & Newspapers > 2014 > Gala (France) – November 5, 2014
– Magazines & Newspapers > 2014 > Paris Match (France) – November 6-12, 2014

G   /   September 16, 2014   /   3 Comments

Eva’s mother, legendary film actress and author Marlène Jobert, has written an autobiography wherein she chronicles her amazing life and career and it’s due out next month, October 23, 2014.

Marlene Jobert-Les Baisers du Soleil-Book Cover

“Les Baisers du Soleil” is now available on Pre-Order HERE and HERE.

M.   /   December 11, 2007   /   14 Comments

(…) La veille de cette rencontre, Marlène Jobert avait assisté à une projection de «La boussole d’or», dans lequel joue sa fille Eva Green. Nous avons donc tout naturellement commencé par là.

Qu’avez-vous ressenti quand votre fille a décidé de devenir actrice?

J’étais anxieuse, je l’ai un peu découragée au début parce que c’est un métier très, très difficile et qu’elle est émotive. Aujourd’hui elle m’épate: elle a une présence, quelque chose de mystérieux et de classieux, un très beau timbre de voix aussi, et puis cette opiniâtreté à obtenir la perfection. Je serais incapable d’aller jusqu’où elle va. Je suis très fière d’elle, même si tout n’est pas joué encore. Avec le James Bond («Casino Royale», ndlr), elle a prouvé qu’elle était une bonne actrice. Malheureusement, les réalisateurs qui l’intéressent ne vont pas voir ce genre de film.

Et sa soeur Joy?

Elle est dans l’ombre. Elle est passionnée par la nature, elle élève des chevaux. Elle me paraît très heureuse de ne pas être obligée de faire ce métier (rires), donc tout va bien!

Source: LeNouveliste.ch

M.   /   May 22, 2007   /   4 Comments

I translated from French an excerpt of an interview with Marlène Jobert in which she talks about her twins, Eva and Joy.

You can read it here.