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Know About French Singer Marianne James: Parents, Partner, Dating, Career & Net Worth


Marianne James is a French singer, actress, fashion designer, and writer. She is known for her films such as L’ultima récital, les adieux irrévocables (2003), La croisière (2013), Nina (2018), and Mongeville (2018). She is one of the wealthiest French singer who became #1 on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid singers for 2022.

Marianne is active on social media, and she regularly uploads her images and videos on her official Instagram page, which has more than 72.1k followers.

Who Is Marianne James? How Old Is She?

Marianne James is an actress, fashion designer, singer, and writer who was born on 18 February 1962 in Montélimar, Drôme, France.

She is currently 59-years-old having a Zodiac sign of Aquarius. Her real name is Marianne Gandolfi.

Marianne stands at the height of 5 feet 11 or 1.8 m tall and weighs around 78 kg or 172 lbs.

Who Are Marianne James Parents? Short Biography

Marianne James’ parents are Maurice Gandolfi (father) and Jacqueline Gandolfi (mother). She grew up with one sibling named Pascale Gandolfi.

Marianne was passionate about playing guitar at the age of 11 and took her guitar lesson with Antoine Petrucciani.

She spends her early days with her friends playing guitar and enjoys her holidays.

The 59-years-old actress graduated in musicology at Sorbonne University, and also she won the first prize for singing at the Conservatoire de Paris.

Is Marianne James Single? Who Is Her Partner?

Probably! Yes, the French singer Marianne James is currently single at the moment. Previously, she was seen with a man named Bertrand Edl.

According to Marianne’s partner Bertrand’s Linkedin profile, he is a former marketing strategy advisor.

Marianne James and Bertrand Edl are in a relationship since 2016, but their relationship came into public in 2017.

Marianne and Bertrand were seen together in various functions, showing their closeness towards each other. They were also seen kissing in front of the media.

But the couple’s relationship wasn’t last long, and they decided to be apart from each other in 2016. After her break up with Bertrand Edl, Marianne made an emotional confession saying,

“I’m not necessarily a heart to take. It’s not one of the things I’ve done best, that… but that’s okay. I didn’t have children, I don’t live with a man, but I love my life as it is. I wouldn’t change it for anything in the world”

As of now, Marianne is not married and is currently spending her lavish lifestyle with her family.

How Much Is The Net Worth Of Marianne James?

Marianne James has a massive net worth of $215 million. She has earned this huge sum of fortune from her professional career as a singer, actress, TV host, and writer.

Marianne grabbed the opportunity and took the #1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid singers for 2022, with estimated earnings of $75 million.

Additionally, she has earned a decent sum of money from various brand endorsements, sponsorship, and promotions.

The French singer is also the owner of several restaurants in Paris and has Football Team named Montélimar Angels. Likewise, she launched her own brand of Vodka called Pure WonderJames in France.

Apart from her professional career earnings, she is also an entrepreneur who invests decent money in stocks and substantial property holdings.

When Did Marianne James Start Her Career?

Marianne James started her professional career at the age of 19-years-old. She began to appear in the theater show in 1991.

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Marianne appeared in the theater show titled called L’Ultima Recital, les adieux irrévocables from 1991 to 2002.

Some of her theater shows include Le Caprice de Marianne (2003-2006), The Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacob (2008), Les Insatiables (2009), Miss Carpenter (2013-2018), and others.

As per her singing career, Marianne James has been passionate about singing since her childhood and even created a group called The Swingums.

Some of Marianne’s musical albums are Les Mandarines (1999), Les Symphonies Subaquatiques (2015), Tous au lit ! (2016), Tous Heureux ! (2018), and others.

Marianne James started to appear in films and TV Series in 2003. She made a debut as an actress in the TV Movie named L’ultima récital, les adieux irrévocables as Maria Ulrika Von Glott in 2003.

Some of her notable films and TV Series includes 20h10 pétantes (2006), La croisière (2013), L’aviatrice (2016), Scènes de ménages (2017), and others.