Sofia Coppola is an American actress, screenwriter, director, and producer. She is the daughter of another filmmaker, Eleanor, and Francis Ford Coppola, and she made her film debut while she was an infant in her father’s acclaimed movies, Godfather, which was released in 1972. She then appeared in the film Peggy Sue Got Married, and she appeared in a supporting role. She also did the role of Mary Corleone in The Godfather Part II which was released in 1990. Her performance was later severely criticized, so she switched to filmmaking.
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Early Life & Biography
Sofia was born on May 14, 1971, in New York City in New York, and she was the only daughter and the youngest child of a documentarian, Eleanor, and the filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola. Her ethnicity is Italian by her father’s side, and she was raised on her parent’s farm in Rutherford, California.
She graduated from St. Helena High School in the year 1989. Soon she attended the Mills College and then the California Institute of the Arts. At the age of 15, she interned with Chanel, and after she dropped out of college, she started a clothing line known as Milkfed, and this brand is now sold exclusively in Japan.
Her aunt is Talia Shire, and her first cousins are Nicolas Cage and Jason Schwartzman. She also had many varying interests while she was growing up, and this included fashion, photography, design, and music, and she didn’t initially intend to be a filmmaker. But she decided on doing this after she made her first short film Lick the Star, in 1998.
In the year 1992, Sofia met Spike Jonze, who is a director, and they got married in the year 1999. Soon they got divorced after four years in 2003. She made a movie Lost in Translation, and it is believed that the husband’s main character is based on Jonze.
Sofia then got married to musician Thomas Mars on August 27, 2011, and they got married at Palazzo Margherita, which is in Bernarda, Italy. Sofia met him when they were producing the soundtrack to The Virgin Suicides, and they also have two daughters named Romy and Cosima.
Sofia with her family in Paris before moving to New York City in 2010. She also likes to keep a low profile regarding family, and she ensures that her daughters’ lives are not affected by her career.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on May 14 1971, Sofia Coppola is 49 years old as of today’s date 2nd January 2021. Her height is 5’4’’ tall, and her weight is 55 kg.
The first short film of Sofia was Lick the Star, and it was released in 1998 and played many times on the Independent Film Channel. She then also made her feature film directing debut when she directed The Virgin Suicides.
The film got critically acclaimed after it was premiered in North American at the Sundance Film Festival in 2000, and it was later released that year. Her second feature film, Lost in Translation, was released in 2003, and she won the Academy Award for the original screenplay for it. She became the third female director for the Academy Award for Directing, and she was second to win it for the Original Screenplay.
Awards & Achievements
Sofia has won many awards, and some of them are listed below:
- She won MTV Movie and TV Award in 2000.
- Sofia won Academy Award in 2003.
- She won Independent Spirit Award for Lost In Translation in 2003.
- She won the New York Film Critic Award in 2003.
- She won the Writers Guild of American Awards in 2004.
Net Worth & Salary of Sofia Coppola in 2021
Today the estimated net worth of Sofia Coppola is around $35 million as of January 2021, and she has earned her most of the wealth from film making. Some of her wealth is also hereditary as her father is a legendary director of the movie, like The Godfather. She is one of the most prominent directors, and she started at the youngest age as she debuted when she was an infant. She makes excellent films, and she critically acclaimed for it.
Sofia Coppola is one of the best directors in the Hollywood industry that we have seen, and she is known for her director skills and filmmaking. She is also the daughter of Francis, so this trait is hereditary. She is one of the greatest actors, and her movies have won many awards.