After receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in Cinema, Géralidne Nakache started working in television for Canal + where she was casting Director for the show “Groland”, before becoming Assistant Director for the “Guignols de l’info” skits. In 2000 she became executive producer of The comedy ! hcannel. From 2003 to 2005 she played in “Starloose Academy” and “La Téléloose”, two shows that parodied TV shows.

Her movie carreer started in 2006 with Lisa Azuelos’ comedy, Hey, Good looking ! in which she commiserates with Michèle Laroque, Aure Atika and Valérie Benguigui over their disappointment in love. In 2008 she took on a role in Alexandre Arcady’s Tu peux garder un secret ?. In 2008 and 2009, the actress played back to back in three comedies: Every Jack has A Jill, a romantic comedy with Melanie Laurent, So Close So Far, co-directed by her brother and Day Off, about the misadventures of Kad Merad during his vacation.

In 2010 the naturally talented actress proved herself to be as gifted as Director with the very popular comedy All That Glitter, which she co- directed with Hervé Mimram and which was a huge success. In this film that portrays the tumultuous friendships of young girls in the Paris suburbs, Géraldine Nakache starred alongside Leïla Bekhti and Audrey Lamy.

Her resulting popularity brought her roles in 2011 in The Day I Saw Your Heart by Jennifer Devoldère, then in 2012 with her band of city buddies in the film of short sketches, Players. Following that, she joined The adventures of The Marsupilami. At the end of 2012, Géraldine Nakache again sat in director’s chair alongside her cohort, Hervé Mimram, to take on Nous York, an American style comedy.

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