'X-Men' Star Famke Janssen Signs with APA (Exclusive)

Famke Jannsen
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Janssen is also known for her work in the 'Taken' action franchise.

International star Famke Janssen has signed with APA for representation in all areas.

She was previously at ICM Partners.

Janssen is best known for portraying Marvel superheroine Jean Grey in the X-Men movies and for her work opposite Liam Neeson in the Taken action franchise.  More recently she appeared in the BAFTA-winning limited series When They See Us for Netflix and Ava DuVernay, appeared opposite Nicolas Cage in Primal and had a recurring role on ABC’s How to Get Away With Murder.

The model-turned-actress got her start as Bond girl Xenia Onatopp in GoldenEye opposite Pierce Brosnan and appeared in movies such as Made with Jon Favreau and Don’t Say a Word with Michael Douglas. In recent times, she did stints on Hemlock Grove for Netflix and on NBC’s Blacklist and spinoff The Blacklist: Redemption.

Janssen moved into directing with the 2011 dramedy Bringing Up Bobby which starred Milla Jovovich and Bill Pullman.

She continues to be repped by Link Entertainment and The Artists Partnership.