What is the best thing that I love about my work? The thrill of a project. Whether it’s an audio book, a children’s show, a series or a commercial, the fact of entering a universe, as if it was all that mattered. And therefore to be able to work on different media with the same desire, the same passion, the same commitment.
What is my idea of happiness? Letting go and being in the moment. Enjoy and trust people.
What is my greatest fear? Losing what I have built, my world, and the people in it.
What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Doubt, the one that doesn’t help moving forward and always puts everything in question.
Which living persons in my profession do i most admire? These people who do their job with respect and with professionalism while always keeping their values, that I have the chance to be in contact with every day.
What is my greatest extravagance? My way of seeing things and expressing them. My craziness in a way.
On what occasion would I lie? To save or protect someone I love.
What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work? Without doubt: Hypocrisy.
When and where was I the happiest, in my work? The day I realized that I belonged in this business.
If I could, what would I change about myself? The way I look at myself.
What is my greatest achievement in work? Singing acapella extracts of songs, crooner style, for a show, alone in front of an audience at the theater. That was, for sure, my biggest challenge.
Where would I most like to live? Berlin.
What is my most treasured possession? My notebooks and pens.
What is my most marked characteristic? I always have an opinion on everything and especially on things where there is nothing to say!
What is my most inspirational location, in my city? There is a very special place to me, in Montpellier. It is in “rue Voltaire”, where there is a small window in a dead end, which I usually contemplate. I don’t know why, but this place is special to me.
What is my favorite place to eat and drink, in my city? A café where I often go, rue Saint Guilhem, for its Liegeois coffees and its pastries.
What books influenced my life and how? « Paroles » de Jacques Prévert, « Ecrire la vie:Trois siècle de journaux intimes féminins »de Verena von der Heyden-Rynsch, « Le poids des secrets » de Aki Shilazaki
You Only Die Once. What music would I listen on my last day? My Way – Nina Simone.
Who is my hero or heroine in fiction? I think it’s Ally McBeal, for its madness, its sincerity, its world and its rebelliousness.
Who are my heroes and heroines in real life? My mother who knew how to teach me a lot of values while leaving frameworks and conventions. My partner who knows how to live with a simple philosophy “ I don’t give a fuck”
Which movie would i recommend to see once in a lifetime? Cloud Atlas
What role play stories in my life and work? Storytelling is everywhere in my life. All the time, in all situations. By the way, don’t you see the cameras, right now around us?
What do the words ‘You are the storyteller of your own life’ to me? I’m applying this in writing my own novel
Who is my greatest fan, sponsor, partner in crime? Julien Masdoua, my best friend
Which people or companies would I like to work with in 2022? I think the company I would most like to work with right now is Dubbing Brothers.
Which people in my profession would i love to meet in 2022? The artistic directors who trained me and guided me.
What project, in 2022, am I looking forward to work on? The publication of my novel.
Where can you see me or my work in 2022? Simply on my website: http://www.mariontrintignant.com
What do the words “Passion Never Retires” mean to me? In spite of all the difficulties we may encounter, doubts, people who push us, in spite of sometimes the strength that leaves us, we get up every day with a stronger desire to improve, to overcome ourselves and to keep going.
Which creative professionals should Peter invite to tell their story?
Here are the people I think you should invite:
Maïna Le Dantec (Comedian and artistic director)
Jehanne Thellier (Comedian)
Lexie Kendrick (Comedian and singer)
Sophie Libiot (Therapist)
Marie Drapier (psychologist for autistic children)
How can you contact me? Via my website and social networks: Facebook, linkedin, Instagram…