Isabelle Anne Madeleine Huppertborn 16 March 1953 is a French actress who has appeared in over 90 film and television productions since 1971. She has had 14 films in official competition at the Cannes Film Festival, and won the Best Actress Award twice, for Violette Nozi??re (1978) and La pianiste (2001). She is also the most nominated actress for the C??sar Award, with 13 nominations. She won a C??sar Award for Best Actress in 1996 for her performance in La C??r??monie.