Back to business for Astrid Veillon. Since 2016, the famous actress has embodied the character of Commander Léa Soler in the series Tandem, with Stéphane Blancafort as a partner on France 3. On the occasion of this sixth season which begins this Tuesday, May 24, 2022 on France 3, the heroine s is confided in her role, which has not left her for six years.
“I accepted this role in Tandem because the scenario seemed new to me”, confided the actress for Télé 7 Jours, although tired of playing police characters. Before relativizing in front of our colleagues. “We had never seen two ex-spouses work together. It offered prospects”. And, it’s not the new season that will say the opposite since the heroine Léa Soler will do everything to win back her former companion, both involved in a love triangle. “Me, on the set, I am not always easy, I jostle him a little. After six seasons, I will always be there for him”, she confessed for Télé Star this month.
While the Tandem series is renewed for a seventh season, the filming of which is about to begin in June, the actress Astrid Veillon is already nourishing other projects. “I’m working with two authors on a mini-series that takes the opposite of everything I’ve been able to play so far”, assures the fifty-year-old, also back soon at the theater for the continuation of her play La Salle bathroom released in 2003.
Already 30 years of career and Astrid Veillon has established herself as a leading figure in French fiction. Actress and author, the one who has published several books (including the last, Why us, published in 2021 by Plon editions) also wants to make her films. “I would also like to go behind the camera, with a short film. With my fictional son, Titouan Laporte, we are working on a screenplay and we will certainly both direct it. you have to do a lot of things!”, she remarked for Gala in February 2022.
From her numerous appearances on television to her media appearances, a look back in images at Astrid Veillon’s career through its evolution. Check out the images in our slideshow.