Vanessa Paradis Biography

Updated On Feb 14, 2019 Published On Oct 28, 2015
Facts of Vanessa Paradis
Date of Birth: 1972 , December-22
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Vanessa Paradis
Birth Name Vanessa Chantal Paradis
Father André Paradis
Mother Corinne Paradis
Nationality French
Birth Place/City Saint-Maur-des-Fossés
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth 150 million dollar
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Dyed blonde
Body Measurements 34-25-33
Shoe Size 8.5 US
Weight in KG 54 KG
Married Yes
Married to Johnny Depp
Children Lily-Rose Melody Depp, Jack John Christopher Depp III
Divorce Not Yet
Education Moresteam University
Awards Golden Swann Award
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
Movies Fading Gigolo
Siblings Alysson Paradis
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Vanessa Paradis also known by her first name Vanessa is a famous French singer, songwriter, fashion model, and musician. She is popular from her single, Joe le taxi.

Vanessa Paradis' Early Life

Vanessa Paradis was born Vanessa Chantal Paradis on 22 December 1972 and is currently 46 years old. She was born in the upper-middle-class family in Saint-Maur-des-Fossés, Val-de-Marne, France to mother Corinne Paradis and father André Paradis. She is of French nationality and belongs to the French ethnicity.

Vanessa Paradis' Career

Vanessa began her singing career in 1980. She also took part in L’École des fans as a contestant with her uncle when she was only seven years old. She released her first single in 1983.

Vanessa made her acting debut in 1989 appearing in the role of Mathilde Tessier in the movie, Noce Blanche. Till the date, Vanessa has appeared in numerous movies and television series like Witch Way Love, My Angel, Yoga Hosers, Café de Flore, A Monster in Paris, Heartbreaker, Girl on the Bridge, and many others.

Vanessa Paradis' Net Worth

As of early 2019, Vanessa Paradis' net worth is reported to be around $150 million that she might have collected from her professional acting and singing career. For her role in The Magic Roundabout (2005), her salary was €500,000.

Vanessa Paradis' Personal Life

In 1988, she was found having romantic love affairs with French musician Florent Pagny. They dated for about three years and called off her relationship with him in 1991. Then she dated Lenny Kravitz and Stanislas Merhar.

In 1998, she was found dating Johnny Depp. He is a famous actor known for appearing in the movie, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and its sequels.

She also became the mother of a daughter and a son. There were numerous headlines that they were all set to get married but on 19th of June, 2012 news about their separation was made public. After that, she dated Benjamin Biolay until May 2015. 

Currently, Vanessa is married to husband Samuel Benchetrit since 2018 and is living a healthy married life.

 

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Born in Saint-Maur-des-Fossés, Val-de-Marne

December 22 , 1972

Vanessa Paradis was from the upper middle class family born as Vanessa Chantal Paradis in Saint-Maur-des-Fossés, Val-de-Marne, France to Corinne Paradis and André Paradis. She is French and is of white ethnicity. She is of average height. 

Recorded her debut single

1983

Since she was interested in singing since her childhood days, she also took part in several singing competition since she was young. It is said that she recorded her first single when she was just eleven years old and it was titled La Magie des surprises-parties.

Rose to prominence

1987

Vanessa Paradis is a famous singer from France.  She is popular in the world from her own single, "Joe le taxi. Though she began singing since her childhood days, she was not known till 1987. That year she released her single, Joe la taxi and became internationally renowned. 

Began dating Florent Pagny

1988

She was first romantically linked with Florent Pagny. Florent Pagny is a famous musician from France. He is popular from this won greatest hit "N'importe quoi". He has also established himself as a top best selling artist in France. 

Broke up with Florent Pagny

1991

She began dating French musician Florent Pagny. They dated each other for about three years and finally called off her relationship with him in 1991. Then she dated Lenny Kravitz and Stanislas Merhar. Their separation was amicable. 

Began dating Lenny Kravitz

1992

In 1992, she was romantically linked with Lenny Kravitz. His full name is Leonard Albert "Lenny" Kravitz and he is one of the multitalented artists from United States. He is a singer as well as the song writer. He is also an actor. 

Broke up with Stanislas Merhar

1998

Stanislas Merhar is a French actor and he is the emigrant from Slovenia. She was also rumored to be dating him the actual date she began dating him is unknown but it is known that she broke up with him in 1998. 

Began dating Johnny Depp

1998

She also had a long romantic love life with Johnny Depp. He is one of the renowned actors from United States. He is also the producer and as well the musician. He is a famous actor known for his role in the movie, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and its sequels. 

Broke up with Johnny Depp

June 19 , 2012

Her one and half decade love life with actor Johnny Depp also came to an end at the mid 2012. It is also said that they started living separately since the start of 2011 but they did not reveal it till 2015. Their separation was amicable. 

First child, Lily-Rose Melody Depp

May 27 , 1999

Lily-Rose Melody Depp is her first child. She was born on 27th of May, 1999 and that was in Paris, France. Lily-Rose Melody Depp is now a famous actress and she is also a model. Her father is famous actor, Johnny Depp. 

Second child, Jack John Christopher Depp III

April 9 , 2002

She became mother for the second time in her life and that was in 2002. She gave birth to her second child on 9th of April and that was a son and she named him Jack John Christopher Depp III. He was in good health when he was born. 

Began dating Benjamin Biolay

2012

It seems like her extra affairs were the main reason for her separation with Johnny Depp. Soon after her separation with him she became romantically linked with Benjamin Biolay. He is also the famous singer and songwriter from France. 

Won César Awards, France

1990

César Awards, France is also one of the prestigious awards in the acting world in France and everyone really fells honored if they win this award. She has also been honored with this award once in her life and that was in 1990 for Most Promising Actress. 

Won Genie Awards

2012

She has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won some of them. In 2012, she got her first and only nomination in Genie Awards. She won this award for Best Performance by an Actress. 

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Vanessa Paradis' net worth is reported to be around $150 million that she might have collected from her professional acting and singing career.

Married Samuel Benchetrit

2018

Currently, Vanessa is married to husband Samuel Benchetrit since 2018 and is living a healthy married life.