She won broader international appeal thanks to her role as doomed Bond girl Sévérine in Skyfall, the twenty third and, to date, most successful film in the long-running 007 franchise Stepping out at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival on Sunday evening, sultry French star Bérénice Marlohe showed off the stunning looks that helped secure the coveted role.
The 34-year-old actress was in attendance at the first official screening of her new movie, 5 To 7, in which she stars alongside Glenn Close, Frank Langella and Anton Yelchin.Sporting a distinctive Grecian evening gown, Paris born Bérénice caught the eye as she made her way inside New York’s SVA Theatre, where eager fans had gathered for autographs and photos of the new film’s star-studded cast.
With its heavily beaded gold embellishments, long-line design and thigh length split, the sweeping gown was a fashion high point as she obliged fans – many of them brandishing Skyfall promotional stills – with her signature Bérénice Marlohe matched her dress with a pair of strappy gold heels, while simple accessories – also gold – completed a definite theme for the actress.
As always she opted for dark, smoky mascara that accentuated her features, with fleshy pink lipstick providing an added dash of colour Later that night she joined her cast-mates at Supper Suite STK – a pop-up hospitality program and prominent feature at film festivals and awards ceremonies Bérénice shot to fame by winning the role of current Bond Daniel Craig’s love interest in 2012 movie Skyfall.
After five years of consistent TV work in her native France The film became a box-office smash, raking in a staggering $1.1 billion worldwide – making it the highest grossing film for distributor Sony Pictures Bérénice Marlohe has since won roles in maverick director Terrence Malick’s untitled new project and current film 5 To 7, in which she plays Arielle.