'Harry Potter': Clémence Poésy's Rise To Fame

Clémence Poésy Harry Potter
October 30, 2020 - 12:09 / Rachel Johnson

Clémence Poésy, Harry Potter's "Fleur Delacour", was just 23 years old when she starred in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Now, 15 years later, she is starring in the hit 2020 action sci-fi thriller, Tenet. Here is everything you need to know about Harry Potter Clémence Poésy's rise to fame!

Clémence Poésy in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire was her first big English speaking film role. Born October 30, 1982 in Paris, France, with a near Halloween birthday, there was no one more suited to take on the role of the French witch, "Fleur Delacour" than Clémence Poésy! 

Before her breakout role as "Fleur Delacour", Clémence was well-known on the French stage as well as for her first English speaking role in the BBC miniseries, Gunpowder, Treason & Plot. In fact, she even won a Golden FIPA Award for her performance!

Clémence Poésy Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Clémence Poésy as "Fleur Delacour" Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005

Clémence Poésy as Harry Potter's "Fleur Delacour" would come in 2005 and the role would change her career forever! Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is the fourth film in the hit novel turned film series, and Clémence Poésy would join the cast as everyone's favorite French witch.

After The Goblet of Fire, Clémence Poésy would return for the last two films, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and 2. "Fleur" is best remembered for her charming personality and loyalty to "Harry", and while both "Harry" and "Ron" would pine after the gorgeous upperclassman, "Fleur" would eventually marry "Ron's" older brother "Bill". 

Clémence Poésy Today

Clémence Poésy attends the 2020 France US Film Festival 

Clémence Poésy has continued to rise to fame since her time as "Fleur Delacour" and you may also recognize the French actress from series and films including:

  • In Bruges (2008)
  • Heartless (2009)
  • as "Chuck's" French girlfriend "Eva" on Gossip Girl
  • and 127 Hours (2010)

Most recently, Clémence Poésy played "Barbara" in the hit action sci-fi film, Tenet. Over the past 15 years, Clémence Poésy sure has risen to more fame than she could have imagined, and at 38 years old she is only getting started! We wish the gorgeous French actress and model a happy October birthday and look forward to what Harry Potter's Clémence Poésy will do next!