About Charlotte Rampling

Charlotte Rampling is a professional and oldest known actress from England known for her numerous films and television roles. She also received further success as a model and singer in her early youth. She has become a hot topic both as a fashion model and an actress in the entertainment industry. Age is just a number when it comes to Rampling’s career.

Quick Info
Full NameTessa Charlotte Rampling
Date of Birth5th February of 1946
Birth PlaceEssex named Sturmer in England
ParentsIsabel Anne and Godfrey Rampling
Partner(s)Bryan Southcombe(divorce)
Jean-Michel Jarre(divorce) and
Net Worth15 million dollars

Early life

Charlotte Rampling was born on 5th February of 1946 in a village of Essex named Sturmer in England. Her real name is Tessa Charlotte Rampling, and she was born to a painter Isabel Anne and a British Army officer and Olympic gold medalist, Godfrey Rampling. She grew up in a wealthy family traveling back and forth between Spain and France, finally settling down in the UK.

She joined boarding school St Hilda’s School in Bushey after transferring from Academie Jeanne d’Arc school in France. Sarah died when she was 23 years old by suicide, whom she was very close to.



Rampling started her career as a model. She appeared in numerous commercials before making the film debut. Her modeling career opened the door to the film industry.

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Charlotte Rampling’s first film role was a nightclub dancer in the film A Hard Day’s Night in 1964. Following year, she landed her first starring role in the British comedy film, Rotten to the Core as Sara Capell alongside co-stars Anton Rodgers, Eric Sykes, and Ian Bannen. She then went on to star in numerous other films, namely Georgy Girl, The Long Duel, Target: Harry, Three, vanishing Point, The Ski Bum, Henry VIII and His Six Wives, Asylum, The Night Porter, Orca, Stardust Memories, and so on.

Rampling received her first Cesar Awards nomination in 1985 for her performance in the French erotic noir thriller film He Died with His Eyes Open as Barbara Spark. Shortly after that, she received her first Fantasporto Awards for Best Actress in 1987 after her film Mascara’s performance. In 2000, she received the National Society of Film Critics and her second Cesar Awards nomination from the film Under the Sand. She was honored with the Special Recognition Award for Career Achievement in 2001.

In 2003, she made her breakthrough from the film Swimming Pool. She earned European Film Awards for Best Actress in 2003, including multiple nominations. She earned all the spotlight in 2015 from the romantic drama film 45 Years as Kate Mercer. She earned multiple nominations and awards, including an Academy Awards nomination, British Independent Film Awards nomination. She earned her second European Film Awards, Silver Bear for Best Actress, Edinburgh International Film Festival, etc. In 2017, she was awarded Volpi Cup for Best Actress after the film Hannah.

As of 2020, she is currently working on the new film Dune and Benedetta.



Charlotte Rampling also received success in the television sector. She made her television debut in 1967, making a small appearance as Hana Wide in The Avengers. After that, she appeared in multiple tv films, which includes Sherlock Holmes in New York, Infidelities, Samson le Magnifique, Great Expectations, Le Derniere Fete, Imperium: Augustus, L’homme aux circles bleus.

In 2012, Rampling received Primetime Emmy Awards nomination after her performance in the tv film Restless where she portrayed the character of Sally Gilmartin. She also played a small role in the tv series My Uncle Silas as Sylvia Featherstone in an episode called “The Widder/The Blue Feather.”

In 2013, she landed a major role in the crime drama tv series Dexter as Dr. Evelyn Vogel and other major roles in tv series Broadchurch, London Spy, and DNA.

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Personal life

Talking about the personal life of Charlotte Rampling, she has been married twice. She was first committed to Bryan Southcombe, a publicist as well as an actor. She gave birth to her first son Barnaby with him before ending their marriage in 1976. Now he is a successful television director. Rampling tied her knot for the second time with Jean-Michel Jarre, a famous composer from France, in 1978. She gave birth to her second son David Jarre with him, and she also took care of Emilie Jarre, who is her stepdaughter. His son David is a singer and musician now while Emilie became a fashion designer. She ended her marriage with Jarre after learning about his affairs in 1997.

In 1998, Rampling declared about her relationship with a French journalist. Jean-Noel Tassel. They were engaged that year, and Tassez died in 2015. She is currently single and resides in Paris.


Physical statistics & others

Charlotte Rampling is 74 years old as of 2020; she is 5 feet and 6 inches tall with a bodyweight of about 54 kg. She is an actor and a model, so she takes special care of her physical health and appearance. She possesses a slim body build with measurements of 34-25-35 inches. She has blue eyes and light brown hair. Her fitness and health guide were also mentioned by Vogue magazine in 2015.

Rampling belongs to white ethnicity, and her nationality is British. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius. Her sexual orientation is straight.

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Net worth

Charlotte Rampling’s net worth is estimated to be 15 million dollars approximately as of 2020. She has been active in the entertainment industry since 1963, making 57 years of a long career with hundreds of films and tv appearances. So, it’s no wonder to learn about her net earnings. She will be making more millions until she stops making films and television series, but she has shown no sign of stopping yet.