Meet Léa Seydoux, Your New Dream BFF

Her role in Blue Is the Warmest Color put her on everyone’s radar, but it’s Léa Seydoux’s French charm and je ne sais quoi that make her your #1 dream BFF.

1. You might recognize not recognize Seydoux without her blue hair, which she dyed for her role in Blue Is the Warmest Color. / Via Le Bazhaar

Her role as Emma, the lover of Adèle Exarchopoulos’ Adèle in Abdellatif Kechiche’s award-winning (and controversial) film, has gotten her a lot of recognition in America.

2. Seydoux, Exarchopoulos and Kechiche jointly won the Palme d’Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. / Via Guardian UK

3. Seydoux is no stranger to Cannes: the actress was first nominated for her role in The Beautiful Person in 2008. / Via Talking With Tami

At the 2013 Cannes Film Festival wearing custom Louis Vuitton.

4. She was handpicked by Woody Allen for a minor role in Midnight in Paris.

Yes, she’s that random French girl that walks off with Owen Wilson at the end. Pretty magical.

5. She’s an incredibly versatile actress, virtually transforming herself for every film. / Via Under the Radar

The Beautiful Person (2008)

Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013) / Via Tumblr

Beauty and the Beast (2014)

8. She and her Blue Is the Warmest Color co-star are adorable BFFs in real life. / Via Tumblr

Adèle Exarchopoulos should also be on your dream BFF list, but that merits its own post.

9. They also co-star in Miu Miu’s 2014 Resort collection. / Via Miu Miu

Friends that model in designer campaigns together, stay together.

10. Seydoux has also modeled for Rag & Bone.

She starred in their “A New York Moment” short film, shot by Glen Luchford.

11. AND she’s featured in the Wes Anderson-directed campaign for Prada’s Candy perfume. / Via Youtube

12. Basically, the girl is no stranger to fashion.

At the Dior Haute Couture Fashion Show, wearing Dior.

13. She’s Parisian, after all.

16. Don’t let the designer threads fool you: girl has a sense of humor, and serious dance moves.

17. She’s the daring friend you could go to for beauty advice. / Via Into The Gloss

18. Maybe she’d even let you peek into her closet.

There’s lots of Prada.

19. But really all you’d want to do is sit across from her at a tiny Parisian café and talk French film. Or look into each other’s eyes.

Because she’s your cool dream BFF!

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