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Sofia Coppola

Sofia Coppola, November 7, 2010
Personal information
Birth nameSofia Carmina Coppola
Birth dateMay 14, 1971(age 45)
Place of birthNew York City, New York, U.S.
Occupationdirector, producer, screenwriter, actress
Years active1972 - present
SpouseSpike Jonze (1999-2003)(divorced)
Thomas Mars (2011-present)
ChildrenRomy Mars
Cosima Mars
ParentsFrancis Ford Coppola (father)
Eleanor Coppola (mother)
RelativesGian-Carlo Coppola (brother)
Roman Coppola (brother)
Jason Schwartzman (cousin)
Robert Schwartzman (cousin)
Nicolas Cage (cousin)
Marc Coppola (cousin)
Christopher Coppola (cousin)

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Sofia Carmina Coppola (c-eniconˈkoʊpələ ; born May 14, 1971) is an American screenwriter, film director, actress, and producer.

In 2003 she became the third woman (and the first American woman) to be nominated for an Academy Award for Directing, for Lost in Translation. In 2010, with Somewhere, she became the first American woman (and fourth American filmmaker) to win the Golden Lion, the top prize at the Venice Film Festival.


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