Paris is one of the most romantic cities in the world, and is the largest city in France. Proud host of the Eiffel Tower, Paris is home to up and coming people from all categories.
From the world of film, actress Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey is one of Paris’ up and coming film stars. The 25-year-old made her acting debut back in 2007, and was personally picked by producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Rob Marshall to star in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, the fourth film in the series.
Clémence Poésy is a French actress who also is a model. Having started acting as a child, Poésy has been playing roles in films since 1999, and as an up and coming actress has caught the eye of the public for her role in the Harry Potter series as Fleur Delacour.
Mélanie Laurent has been best known for her role as Shosanna Dreyfus in Quentin Tarantino’s 2009 film InglouriousBasterds, for which she won Best Actress from the Online Film Critics Society and the Austin Film Critics Association. Such has been her rise that she was a hostess for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 64th Cannes Film Festival.
Isild Le Besco has starred in many films, including Sade, The Good Heart. Featuring in films since 1990, Le Besco has featured in many short films as well, and is a well-known face on television, as well as being a screenwriter and a director, all at such an early age of 29, making her an up and coming star from Paris.
Alexandra LeMosle has studied ballet, contemporary and modern jazz dance since the age of five. When not acting LeMosle is studying how to improve her performances, this after landing her first lead role in the film The Hitman by Eric Michael Kochmer.
Cécile de France has been rising ever since she starred in the horror thriller Haute Tension back in 2003, catching the eye of Hollywood producers, and from that featured in the US film Around the World in 80 days, playing a role alongside the world famous Jackie Chan.
Déborah François is the daughter of a policeman and a social worker but has made it into the world of acting. Her career was formed on the back of taking part in the kitchen sink drama L’Enfant-The Child. With plenty of starring roles, François is continuing to rise as an actress and is set to land major awards in the near future.
Sylvain Chauveau plays live worldwide, known best for playing instrumental music and electronic music, as well as being a composer. Since 1998 Chauveau has been rising, composing soundtracks for feature films and original music for dance shows.
Thomas Bangalter is a French electronic artist, being an up and coming musician which has made him a member of the French house music duo Daft Punk. He has also recorded and released music as a member of the trio Stardust, the duo Together, and as a solo artist including compositions for the film Irreversible.
Arthur Higelin is the son of the famous French singer Jacques Higelin and Nicole Courtois, meaning music runs through his blood. He is a pianist, songwriter and singer, who always performs live, which has made him a rising talent as he has recorded four of his albums live.
Modjo are a French house and pop musical duo made up of producer RomainTranchartand vocalist YannDestagnol. They have had major success with the hit single Lady Let me hear you tonight, and because of their great talents have hit the heights all over Europe, making it into the charts of Europe’s leading countries.
Spektr is an experimental black metal duo who for over 10 years ago but have really shot to fame right now, with members made up of Krig and Hth, both who do the drums, vocals, samples, programming and bass. Signed up by Candlelight Records, these Parisian boys are set to make it far in the world of music.