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The Orange Rising Star Award 2007

9 February 2007
Orange Rising Star Award winner in 2007, Eva Green.Orange

The talented young Actress Eva Green was crowned the people's Rising Star in 2007.

In 2007 the British public voted for Eva Green as the star most likely to light up our screens. Eva stole the show from a shortlist of five international young actors and actresses, nominated for their outstanding performances and exceptional talent. The other shortlisted nominees were: Ben Whishaw, Cillian Murphy, Emily Blunt and Naomie Harris.

Eva Green biography

Oranmge Rising Star: Eva GreenOrangeEva was born in 1980 and brought up in France by a French mother and Swedish father. She studied acting in Paris, then at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London, England. She made her big screen debut in Bernardo Bertolucci's The Dreamers, alongside Michael Pitt and Louis Garrel, before playing Countess Clarisse de Dreux-Sobise in the French film Arsene Lupin.

Eva made her Hollywood debut in Ridley Scott's Kingdom of Heaven (2005) alongside Orlando Bloom. She went on to win the hearts of critics and UK audiences alike with her outstanding performance as the enigmatic Bond girl, Vesper Lynd inCasino Royale (2006) and starred in His Dark Materials: Northern Lights, based on Philip Pullman's novel.

Eva Green Filmography

His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass (2007),
Casino Royale (2006),
Kingdom of Heaven (2005),
Arsine Lupin (2004),
The Dreamers (2003)