Francesca Gregorini Biography
A well-known Italian-American director and writer, Francesca Gregorini was born on 7th August, 1968 in Rome, Italy. She is a daughter of the renowned American actress, Barbara Bach. Francesca carries mixed ethnicity of Jewish and Irish. She was passionate and interested in the movie world since she was a small child. Gregorini had a dream of becoming a successful filmmaker. She completed her graduation from attending ‘Brown University’. Francesca held her graduation degree with majoring in Theater Arts. Initially she started her career with contributing two songs to soundtrack of 2001 minor movie ‘See Jane Run’. She also played a small role in the movie. After that, she worked as musician with releasing her first c.d in 2003.
Francesca made her directorial debut with the independent drama movie ‘Tanner Hall’. Prior making her directorial debut, she sold her scripts to both Paramount Pictures and HBO. The movie was about the coming of age story. She gained wide attention and appreciation for her incredible work in the movie. The movie was in fact selected at the 2009 ‘Toronto International Film Festival’. Her next appreciable work came in the drama thriller movie ‘The Truth About Emanuel’. She was the writer, director and producer of the movie. The movie had a renowned actors like Jessica Biel, Alfred Molina, Kaya Scodelario, Frances O’ Connor and Aneurin Barnard. It was premiered at the 2013 ‘Sundance Film Festival’ on 18th January, 2013. The movie was also shown at ‘Ashland Independent Film Festival’. However, the movie was officially released in US theaters on 10th January, 2014. Francesca received a huge appreciation and recognition for her incredible work in the movie. She was even nominated at the ‘Sundance Film Festival’ for her inconceivable work as director in the movie. In addition to this, she was also awarded with the ‘Best Feature Director prize’ at 2013 L.A Femme Film Festival. The movie also earned the awards at 2013 ‘Ashland Independent Film Festival’ and ‘Brooklyn Film Festival’.
Talking about her personal life, she is openly a lesbian. She frequently came in the news with her relationship news with many beautiful ladies. Francesca was first seen dating with the beautiful lady, Kelly Cole in 1992. After that, she was seen dating with the gorgeous model and actress, Portia de Rossi. She even got engaged to Portia. The engagement news grabbed the attention of all the media and fans. After spending four years with each other, they parted their way sin 2004. Francesca’s name was then linked up with the movie director, Kimberly Peirce. However, no confirmation has been made both of them about being in a relationship. Her name was also linked up the beautiful actress, Katherine Moennig. In the year 2005, she was seen dating with Ann Eyserring. She had a serious relationship with the lady for two years. Both ended their relation in 2007. Recently, there came a rumor of her being in a relationship with the renowned actress and model, Amber Heard. Both of them haven’t given any confirmation to that news yet. Currently, she is supposed to be living single life with focusing on her career.
Francesca has achieved huge fame and success as a director, writer and producer of the movie ‘Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes’. This talented lady has been successful to gain positive response from both the audience and critics. She might have gathered considerable amount of net worth and property from her career which has not been disclosed yet. More about her can be obtained from the wiki and reading her detailed bio on IMDb. She can also be followed on her twitter account @francescagreg.