In the Boujenah family, cinema is a family affair. And it is not Lucie Boujenah, the niece of the French actor who will say the opposite. The young woman has been following in her uncle's footsteps for several years... Who is she?
If Michel Boujenah is an actor and director recognized by the general public, he is not the only one to have dedicated his life to art. Quite the contrary! His niece, Lucile Boujenah, has also already stood out a few times . Moreover, the young woman now 35 years old has always been immersed in the world of television and cinema. Because if the notoriety of his uncle is well established, his mother is also in the game since she is an editor, just like his brother, also an actor, and his sister who has decided to turn to scenography.
A family environment that allowed Lucie Boujenah to flourish fully as she confided to our colleagues from the magazine Gala in 2019. 'I feel understood by my people, no one stopped me from doing what I love' , she said then.
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After several small roles in short films, it was in 2011 that the spotlight first shone on niece Boujenah. She slips into the skin of Jenna in the hit series of M6 , Soda . An experience that will have allowed him to give the answer to the idol of the young people of the time, we named Kev Adams, until 2015. In 2016, she also gets a small role in Five , the comedy by Igor Gotesman with a starry cast: Pierre Niney, François Civil, Idrissa Hanrot, Margot Bancilhon…
An already complete CV which did not prevent the actress from experiencing a few low periods as she confided in the same interview to Gala . 'This job is wonderful, but it also involves great moments of video , huge black holes' , she confessed. However, Lucie Boujenah has always been able count on the support of his uncle. 'Michel is a workaholic, he always told me that you have to work, that it doesn't come right away but it ends up paying' , she also said.
It was in 2019 that the career of Michel Boujenah's niece took a real turn. This is indeed the year of his first major role. Great role that she owes to the director Alexis Michalik who made her embody Jeanne d'Alcie in his dramatic comedy Edmond released in January. The same year, she landed a role, that of Camille, in the very first French horror series of Netflix , Marianne .
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On the private side, she shares her daily life with the actor Thomas Solivérès , recently seen in the hit miniseries The adventures of young Voltaire . They were also reunited on the set of Edmond in 2019. Quite discreet about their romance, they do not hesitate to display their love in broad daylight during various previews. Recently, they arrived arm in arm at Roland Garros.