Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey is a multi-talented French-Spanish model and actress, better known for the role of the mermaid Syrena in the popular film entitled Pirates of the Caribbean: On Foreign Tides. She also played the role of Sofi in the science fiction movie called I Origins. Astrid was honored for her outstanding acting skills with the Prix Suzanne Bianchetti and the Chopard Award for Female Revelation of the Year. Read on as we guide you through Frisbey’s biography, acting career, body statistics, and other facts below.
Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey Bio
The stunning actress first entered this world on May 26, 1986, when she was born Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey in Barcelona, Spain. Her father is Spanish, while her mother is French and American. Astrid Bergès-Frisbey has two younger sisters with whom she grew up. The actress spent a few years growing up in Barcelona, and after her parents separated, she moved to France with her father at the age of 5. There she completed her basic training in a small town called La Rochelle.
During her high school years, Astrid was so talented that she actively participated in the dramas and plays organized by her school. Although she did not consider a career in acting at the time, Astrid later discovered that acting was all she could do best. After completing her training, she attended an acting school before she even started her career. Amazingly, Astrid is considered a polyglot because of her ability to speak several languages. She is fluent in French, Spanish, Catalan, and English.
Shortly after graduating from acting school, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey had her first film appearance in 2007, when she appeared in several episodes of the French TV series Sur le fil as well as in Divine Emilie. The following year the actress appeared on the big screen when she played the role of Suzanne in the film The Sea Wall. In the same year, Astrid also appeared in a drama called Equus and in the mini-series Elles et Moi. In 2009 she also appeared in films such as Extase, La Reine Morte, and La Premiere Etoile as well as in Bruc. El Desafio in 2010.
In search of a more challenging environment, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey joined the American film industry, and her first appearance was in the fantasy film Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, which will be shot in 2011 under the title Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. She played the role of the mermaid Syrena alongside Johnny Depp and Kevin McNally. The film became a box office hit and catapulted Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey into the limelight. In the same year, she also appeared in La Fille Du Puisatier.
Her next project was Sex of Angels, where she played the role of Carla in 2012. After that, in 2013, Astrid played the leading role of Juliette Karsenty in the film entitled Juliette. The charming actress joined the cast of the sci-fi drama film entitled I Origins, where she played the role of Sofi in the film in 2014. Her big breakthrough came in 2015 when she starred in a French-Italian love story entitled Alaska. Her impressive role in the film earned the actress a nomination for the David di Donatello Prize as best actress at the Rome Film Festival in 2015. She also played the role of the magician in the 2017 film entitled King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, among others.
Besides her flourishing acting career, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey is also doing well as a model. She has worked as a model for the UK-based fashion brand French Connection. For Coy, she has appeared in numerous spring/summer and autumn/winter campaigns. Interestingly, the amazing model has worked as a brand ambassador for the French fashion house Chanel S.A.
Height, Weight, and Body Stats
The Spanish actress is very beautiful, and not only that, but she also has a wonderful personality. Astrid is very tall; she is 5 feet 7 1/4 inches tall and has a body weight of 57 kg (125 lbs). She likes to keep fit, and this has helped her maintain her wonderful body measurements (chest – waist – hips) in the 32-24-32 inch range. While her dress size and shoe/foot size are currently unknown, Astrid wears a bra size 38, her eyes are hazel, while her hair is dark brown.