Josiane Balasko

15 Apr 1950

Actor, Director, Writer

Josiane Balasko (born 15 April 1950) is a French actress, writer and director.
She was born Josiane Balašković in Paris. One of Balasko's most recognized roles among English speakers is as a lesbian in 1995's Gazon maudit (French Twist). She won the 1996 César Award (shared with Telsche Boorman) for best writing for this film, for which she was also nominated as best director. The movie itself was nominated for best film.
Balasko's other César nominations for best actress were for Trop belle pour toi (1989), Tout le monde n'a pas eu la chance d'avoir des parents communistes (1993), Cette femme-là (2003).
She is married to George Aguilar, who is also an actor.

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Filmography (49 titles)

(movie, 2020)
···C'est la Vie
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor
(movie, 2019)
···Beaux-parents
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor
(movie, 2019)
···Grâce à Dieu
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 2019)
···L'Intervention
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Michèle Sampieri)
(movie, 2018)
···J'ai perdu Albert
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mme Le Couidec)
(movie, 2018)
···Volontaire
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as La mère)
(movie, 2016)
···Retour chez ma mère
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jacqueline Mazerin)
Genre: Crime
Role: Actor (as Barbara Malo)
(movie, 2014)
···Les gazelles
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Brigitte)
(movie, 2014)
···Tante Hilda !
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Dolorès)
(movie, 2014)
···Demi-soeur
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 2012)
···Maman
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Paulette, dite Mine)
(movie, 2012)
···Mes héros
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Olga)
(movie, 2011)
···Un heureux événement
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Claire)
(movie, 2010)
···Holiday
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Christiane Mercier)
(movie, 2009)
···Le hérisson
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Renée Michel)
(movie, 2008)
···Cliente
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 2007)
···L'auberge rouge
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Rose Martin)
(movie, 2007)
···Ruby Blue
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Stephanie)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 2005)
···J'ai vu tuer Ben Barka
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Marguerite Duras)
(movie, 2005)
···La vie est à nous!
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Blanche Delhomme)
(movie, 2004)
···L'ex-femme de ma vie
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2004)
···Madame Edouard
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Nina Tchitchi)
(movie, 2002)
···Le Raid
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Madame Jo)
(movie, 2001)
···Un crime au Paradis
Genre: Comedy, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Lulu Braconnier)
(movie, 2001)
···Absolument fabuleux
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Eddie Mousson)
(movie, 2000)
···Le libertin
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as La Baronne d'Holbach)
(movie, 1999)
···Le fils du Français
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Suzanne)
(movie, 1998)
···Un grand cri d'amour
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1997)
···Didier
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Commentateur sportif, Jean-Philippe)
(movie, 1995)
···Gazon Maudit
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 1994)
···Grosse fatigue
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Herself)
(movie, 1991)
···Ma vie est un enfer
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1989)
···Trop belle pour toi
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Colette Chevassu)
(movie, 1987)
···Les keufs
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1986)
···Les frères Pétard
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Aline)
(movie, 1985)
···Sac de noeuds
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
···La smala
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Simone)
(movie, 1983)
···Papy fait de la résistance
Genre: Comedy, War
Role: Actor (as La pharmacienne)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Madame Musquin)
(movie, 1981)
···Clara et les Chics Types
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Louise)
(movie, 1981)
···Le maître d'école
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mlle Lajoie)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lydie Langlois)
(movie, 1979)
···Les Bronzés font du ski
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Writer
Genre: Comedy
Role: Writer
(movie, 1978)
···Les bronzés
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Nathalie Morin)
(movie, 1978)
···Les petits câlins
Role: Actor (as Corinne)
(movie, 1976)
···Le locataire
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Office Worker)