Caption: Still of Richard Gere and Laetitia Casta in Apgaulinga aistra (2012)
Born: May 11, 1978
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 5' 6½" (1.69 m)
Known for: Arbitrage (2012), Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010), Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar (1999), Fleurs dans le miroir, lune dans l'eau (2009)
Born in Pont-Audemer, France, Laetitia Casta spent her childhood in the lush countryside of Normandy. At age 15, she was approached by an agent of Paris' Madison Models while building sand castles on a beach in Corsica. After her father agreed to let the agency take some test photographs, Laetitia's wondrous natural beauty impressed the founder of...