Seven years ago, the German-American actress was broke and waiting tables. Now she is a bona fide scene-stealer who can turn her hand to any genre from such westerns as The Harder They Fall to comic book adaptations including Joker and Deadpool 2.
The French actress has worked with some of the leading auteurs of cinema, from Wes Anderson to Woody Allen. In advance of her starring role in the latest Bond movie, No Time To Die, in which she reprises her role as Dr. Madeleine Swann, she opens up about her childhood and the choices she has made through her career.
With 16 Vogue covers under her belt, the original supermodel of the 1990s is increasingly devoting her energy to activism, fighting climate change and promoting a sustainable future for fashion. Here, the 46-year-old L.A. resident salutes her hero, Jane Fonda, and cites California’s homegrown brands as the pioneers in finding a solution to fashion’s biggest problems.
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