Godreche, Judith 1972–

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GODRECHE, Judith 1972


Born March 23, 1972, in Paris, France; daughter of psychoanalysts; married Danyboon (a comedian), 1998; children: Noe (son).

Addresses: Agent Nadia Redler, William Morris Agency, 151 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager Becca Kovacik, Hofflund/Polone, 9465 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 820, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Publicist PYR Public Relations, 139 South Beverly Dr., Suite 230, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Career: Actress and writer. Appeared in commercials, including one for L'Oreal hair care products, 2002.

Awards, Honors: Cesar Award nomination, most promising actress, Academie des Arts et Techniques du Cinema, 1991, for La desenchantee; Cesar Award nomination, best supporting actress, 2003, for L'auberge espagnole.


Film Appearances:

Nickie, L'ete prochain (also known as Next Summer ), 1985.

Catherine, Les mendiants (also known as The Beggars ), 1987.

Stephane, La meridienne (also known as Lounge Chair ), 1988.

Ophelie, Les saisons du plaisir, 1988.

Laurence, Un ete d'orages (also known as Stormy Summer ), 1989.

Juliette, La fille de quinze ans (also known as The 15 Year Old Girl ), 1989.

Florence's daughter, Sons, 1989.

Beth, La desenchantee (also known as The Disenchanted ), 1990.

Louise, Paris s'eveille (also known as Paris at Dawn, Paris Awakens, and Contro il destino ), 1991.

Zoo, Ferdydurke (also known as 30 Door Key ), 1991.

Lise, Une nouvelle vie (also known as A New Life ), 1993.

Madeleine, Tango, Cine Co., 1993.

Benedicte, Grande petite, 1994.

L'aube a l'envers, 1995.

MarieAntoinette, Beaumarchais, l'insolent (also known as Beaumarchais the Scoundrel ), New Yorker Films, 1996.

Mathilde de Bellegarde, Ridicule, Miramax, 1996.

Cecile Bussy, Bimboland, Gaumont Buena Vista International, 1998.

Christine Balfour (some sources cite Christine Bellefort), The Man in the Iron Mask, MetroGoldwynMayer/United Artists, 1998.

Stella, Entropy, Magic Light Pictures, 1999.

Susanna, South Kensington, International Video 80, 2001.

Lela Forin, Quicksand, First Look Home Entertainment, 2001.

AnneSophie, L'auberge espagnole (also known as Pot Luck, Euro Pudding, The Spanish Apartment, The Spanish Inn, and Una casa de locos ), Twentieth CenturyFox, 2002, subtitled version, Fox Searchlight, 2003.

Justine, Parlezmoi d'amour (also known as Speak to Me of Love ), Mars Distribution, 2002.

Estelle, France Boutique, Pyramide Distribution, 2003.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Herself, Les nuls, l'emission, [France], 1991.

Guest, Tout le monde en parle, [France], 2002, 2003.

Television Appearances; Other:

Title role, Emma Zunz, 1992.

Mila, Pour une vie ou deux, 1995.

Mathilde de la Mole, Le rouge et le noir (miniseries; also known as The Red and the Black, The Scarlet and the Black, and Il rosso e il nero ), Bravo, 1997.

Stage Appearances:

Three Tall Women, 1996.

Appeared in a French adaptation of I Ought to Be in Pictures.



La fille de quinze ans (also known as The 15 Year Old Girl ), 1989.

(With Benoit Jacquot) La desenchantee (also known as The Disenchanted ), 1990.


Point de cote (novel; also known as Stitch on the Side ), 1995.



Celebrity Sleuth, Volume 12, issue 3, 1999, pp. 2225.

USA Today, January 3, 1997.

Vanity Fair, December, 1996.