Welcome to Magnifique Marion Cotillard! Marion's best known for her award winning performance in La Vie en Rose, but you might also recognise her from movies such as Inception, Midnight in Paris, The Dark Knight Rises and The French Rust and Bone. Collecting nominations for her latest film Two Days, One Night and starring in the upcoming adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth, Marion Cotillard is finally making a comeback to leading roles. Not stopping at movies, Marion Cotillard is also exploring her musical talents, having toured with French rock band Yodelice and recorded a song and video with British band Metronomy. She's also taken over the fashion industry as the face of Lady Dior. All the while, she is never too busy for her family and to lend her time and name to causes she believes in. Enjoy your time here and keep checking back for all the latest news!
Feb 25, 08   Mia   22 Comments Awards, Gallery Updates, Video updates

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4.30 pm/1.30 am: Marion Cotillard has been spotted on the red carpet! She’s looking absolutely glamourous and beautiful in a low-cut white dress and a kind of an old-Hollywood hairdo!

4.37 pm/1.37 am: The fashion lady from E! loves Marion’s dress! It’s Jean Paul Gaultier by the way. In the interview she talks about living in the presence and enjoying every minute as well as about her American accent for her role of Billie in ‘Public Enemies’.

5.35 pm/2.35 am: It’s getting earlier and earlier over here. But I’ve added 11 gorgeous HQ pictures to the 80th Academy Awards folder in the gallery.

7.13 pm/4.13 am: MARION COTILLARD WINS THE OSCAR!!!!!!

7.16 pm/4.16 am: Warmest congratulations again! I’m sooo happy! As luck would have it my internet connection decided to act weird in the middle of Marion’s speech 🙁 Also I couldn’t get it recorded. Sorry! In the meantime I have some other interviews for you, incl. the interview by E! News:

10.13 pm/7.13 am: Thanks to Mycah we have a HQ clip of Marion’s acceptance speech:

22 Responses to “80th Academy Awards Coverage – Part 1”

Oh my God! this is so exciting 🙂

Feb 25, 08 at 2:02 am


the dress is beautiful!!!

Feb 25, 08 at 2:43 am

Congrats to Marion!!! 😀

Feb 25, 08 at 4:16 am

She was amazing, I loved her dress. Congrats to Marion, and her AMAZING job in La Vie In Rose, totally deserved her Oscar. 😀

Feb 25, 08 at 4:33 am

CONGRATULATIONS MARION! and to you too Maria, for your amazing job with the site 🙂

Feb 25, 08 at 4:47 am

Congrats to Marion!!!

Feb 25, 08 at 4:54 am

Many congratulations to Marion for the award! Her reaction was so movingly genuine.

Feb 25, 08 at 5:32 am


I was cheering so loud that the neighbors probably heard me! I’m so happy and excited for her, and she really deserved the award!

Feb 25, 08 at 6:41 am

Oh this HAD to have been the best win of Best Actress =)
And Maria, this site is so up-to-date it’s like, like, well, you being with her ! “9:45 am : Marion Cotillard drinks first sip of l’eau during the day.” Haha, okay, not so extreme. But great job with the site. Too bad you didn’t get the interview =(

Félicitations à Marion ! <3

Feb 25, 08 at 6:46 am

Congratulations Marion, a lovely speech.

Feb 25, 08 at 8:06 am

Congratulations Marion!

Feb 25, 08 at 10:54 am

Oh my god ! I am so so so happy that she won the oscar! She deserved it so much ! Félicitaion Marion, de grande chose t’attendes pour la suite, j’en suis persuadée =)

Feb 25, 08 at 11:55 am


What an incredible night of awards! What can we expect to happen next? Thank you, as always, to Maria for her incredible updates!

Feb 25, 08 at 12:12 pm

Congratulations to Marion!

Feb 25, 08 at 12:45 pm

I am so so so happy for her! Congratulations to her, she really deserved it.

Feb 25, 08 at 1:16 pm


There one absolutely moving pic of a tearful Marion getting aé big hug from Forest Whitaker backstage after the win and oh sweet was that…It’s from USA today… Gosh she made me cry!

This is only justice. Thank you cinéma for such emotions!

Good luck with the pre-work for Public Ennemies Marion…

Feb 25, 08 at 3:29 pm


OMG! Congrats Marion!! She totally deserves this Oscar, she’s the best!

Feb 25, 08 at 5:31 pm


Here are the moving pics I’m talking about : http://www.thefashionspot.com/forums/f50/marion-cotillard-30923-24.html

I can’t help crying watching those… Best moment of the evening and it went backstage…

Fairytale, dreamlike.

Feb 25, 08 at 8:01 pm


OMG!! When Forest Whitaker call Marion’s name he never looks so handsome:):)
I have been waiting for that moment for her. I was jumping, screamming like I won million dollars. Millions congrats to Marion.
I didn’t know who you are before La vi en rose, but I became biggest fan of you.
You are so beautiful w/ white dress, and your speech was very lovely. I wish you more oscars in the future.

Feb 25, 08 at 10:03 pm

Félicitation cordiale Marion!

Superb Representation

Feb 26, 08 at 12:08 am

congratulations to marion! a well deserved win 🙂

Feb 26, 08 at 12:51 am

Congratulations to Marion!
I haven’t seen the movie yet but I’m definitely buying it now.

Marion’s acceptance speech was so cute, I had tears in my eyes and how adorable was Forest Whittaker hugging Marion? Aww. 🙂

Feb 26, 08 at 1:29 am


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