Monica Bellucci was born on September 30, 1964, in Città di Castello, Umbria, Italy.

She began her career as a model and quickly gained recognition for her striking beauty and elegance 

Bellucci made her acting debut in 1990 in the Italian television series  "Vita coi figli" and later appeared in several Italian films. 

She gained international fame with her role as Persephone in "The Matrix Reloaded" (2003) and "The Matrix Revolutions" (2003). 

Bellucci is fluent in multiple languages, including Italian, French, English, and Spanish. 

She has appeared in numerous films across various genres, including  drama, romance, and action, earning critical acclaim for her  performances. 

Bellucci has been featured on the covers of numerous magazines, including Vogue, Vanity Fair, and Elle. 

In addition to her acting career, Bellucci is also known for her philanthropic work, supporting various charitable causes.

She was nominated for a César Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the film "L'Appartement" (1996). 

Bellucci continues to be regarded as one of the most beautiful and  talented actresses in the world, with a career spanning over three  decades.