Actress Bérénice Marlohe has been added to OMEGA’s roster of brand ambassadors and participated in the opening of the brand’s new boutique in Venice.
half-Cambodian actress portrays Séverine in Skyfall, the James Bond
film to be released in November. It will mark her English-language acting
debut for Ms Marlohe whose previous film roles have been in her native
Her role in Skyfall
will mark the first time Bérénice Marlohe has spoken English in a film.
Asked about the challenge she said, “What I like about working in English
is that it gives me freedom. Because I’m not acting in my own language, I
can escape the trap that we sometimes fall into when we act in our mother
tongue. On the other hand, of course, is that if you weren’t raised with
certain words, they don’t have real meaning to you so it can be tricky.
But I truly enjoy acting in languages other than French.”