Monica Anna Maria Bellucci (born 30 September 1964) is an Italian actress and fashion model.
-"If there's something I believe in, it's a mysterious energy; the one that fills the oceans during tides, the one that unites nature and beings."
Monica Bellucci loves Dior - Monica was appear in one of Dior's new advertising campaign for the perfume Hypnotic Poison.
The Film’s Incredible Sex Scene: Shoot ‘Em Up features one of the more interesting sex scenes – and one of the best choreographed. - The Shoot ‘Em Up sex scene never gave her pause.
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Monica Bellucci as Sexy Vampire: She played one of Dracula's brides in 1992 in the movie "Dracula" by Francis Ford Coppola...
Sex Symbol - Monica Bellucci’s Take on Nudity
Monica Bellucci a Malena Scordia ...beautiful woman who gets the attention of all the local men, including the 12-year-old Renato. However, in spite of the gossip, she continues to be faithful to her husband. Renato becomes obsessed with Malena and starts fantasizing about her.
- "After a while in marriage, it doesn't work anymore. There is something missing, there is something wrong. There are few marriages that stay alive forever. We like something, and after a while, we hate what we used to love."
- "I think the lawyers are such incredible actors. Can you imagine the performance they have to do every day?"
- "We all need illusions. That's why we love movies." - "You know, I'll tell you, when you're in front of the camera, for a small budget movie or a big budget movie, there's no difference. When you're in front of the camera, you just play and I think that also the language. I think for an actor, it's more important, an actor works with their soul and their thought and the language comes."
- "I believe that we have a natural instinct which is very strong. Just we don't know ourselves enough. And I think that if we get into it and we try to understand all we have inside, we can find all the power we have. I'm sure that we have the power also to see things, but it's going to happen in many, many years."
Biography: Bellucci was born in Città di Castello, Umbria, Italy. She started modelling at 16, when she was attending the Liceo classico. Initially pursuing a career as a lawyer. She speaks Italian, French, and English fluently, Spanish semi-fluently, and she has had speaking roles in each of these languages as well as in Aramaic for her part as Mary Magdalene in The Passion of the Christ.
In 1988, Bellucci moved to one of Europe's fashion centers, Milan, where she signed with Elite Model Management. By 1989, she was becoming prominent as a fashion model in Paris and across the Atlantic, in New York City. She posed for Dolce & Gabbana and French Elle.
In 2004, she topped AskMen's 100 Most Beautiful Women in the World annual list.
Bellucci's film career began in the early 1990s. She played some minor roles in La Riffa (1991) and Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992). In 1996 she was nominated for a César Award for best supporting actress for her portrayal of Lisa in L'Appartement and strengthened her position as an actress. She became known and popular with worldwide audiences, following her roles in Malèna (2000), Brotherhood of the Wolf, and Irréversible (2002). She has since played in many films from Europe and Hollywood like Tears of the Sun (2003), The Matrix Reloaded (2003), The Passion of the Christ (2004), The Brothers Grimm (2005), Le Deuxième souffle (2007), Bellucci dubbed her own voice for the French and Italian releases of the film Shoot 'Em Up (2007), Don't Look Back (2009), and The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)...
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