Nicoletta Peyran is an American celebrity wife who is well-known as the wife of popular American actor John Malkovich. Her husband, John, is a two Academy Awards nominee, including other awards such as Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Awards, and British Academy Film Awards nominations.

John Malkovich is well-known by everyone for he has made a name for himself in the entertainment industry. Let us learn about his wife, Nicoletta.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Nicoletta Peyran
Birth Date
late 1940s or early 1950s (Estimated)
Mid-60s (Estimated)
Birth Place
Current City
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Mr. and Mrs. Peyran
Peking University
Italian and French
Zodiac Sign
Amandine Peyran Malkovich in October 1990
Loewy Peyran Malkovich, in 1992
Actress, Assistant Director
Net Worth$25 million (Shared with her partner, John)

Bio & Nationality

 Nicoletta Peyran was born and raised somewhere in Italy. She was born to Italian parents, Mr. and Mrs. Peyran. However, Nicoletta didn’t spend most of her time in Italy. There is no information on Nicoletta’s exact birthdate. Apart from that, she hasn’t also revealed about her family and siblings.

Nicoletta possesses French and Italian nationality and white ethnicity. Not much is known about Nicoletta’s childhood. Judging by her age, Nicoletta was probably born in the late 1940s or early 1950s.

Nicoletta Peyran and John Malkovich
Nicoletta Peyran and John Malkovich Source: Pattaya Thailand

 How old is Nicoletta Peyran today?

 Nicoletta hasnt revealed her exact birthday, which makes us hard to predict her exact age. We believe she is a little younger than her husband, John Malkovich. Nicoletta is probably in her mid-60s.

Talking about her physical description, Nicoletta aged pretty well. She possesses brown eyes and grey hair. Nicoletta maintains a professional and simple outlook on and out of the red carpet.



Nicoletta Peyran seems to have completed her high school in Italy or France. She later moved to China, where she was enrolled at Peking University. Nicoletta graduated with a degree in cinematography in the late 1970s. While in China, Nicoletta learned to speak Mandarin fluently.

Relationship with John Malkovich

 Nicoletta Peyran has never married once, but that doesn’t mean she is single. She has been romantically linked with John Malkovich since 1989. The couple met each other for the first time while working on the British-Italian drama film, “The Sheltering Sky.”

Nicoletta was working as a second assistant director for the film, while John was the one who portrayed the role of Port in the series ever since the couple had been together.

Are John Malkovich and Nicoletta Peyran married?

Unfortunately, during the thirty-three years of their relationship, Nicoletta and John never married. However, the couple shares two children, Amandine Malkovich and Loewy Malkovich.

Nicoletta Peyran and John Malkovich with their children
Nicoletta Peyran and John Malkovich with their children. Source: Zimbio

Nicoletta gave birth to Amandine Peyran Malkovich in October 1990. She gave birth to her second child, a son named Loewy Peyran Malkovich, in 1992. Nicoletta’s daughter is currently training to be a chef, while her son is a software engineer. Both of her children chose a different careers.

Instagram and other social media accounts

Nicoletta Peyran does not fancy social media platforms. Therefore she doesn’t own any, nor do her children or husband present on social media platforms. However, we can find her daughter, Amanda, on Instagram, but she does not prefer to share about her personal life.

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What does Nicoletta Peyran do?

Nicoletta has worked on and off the camera. She started her career in the film industry after graduating from a Chinese university in the late 1970s. In 1979, Nicoletta made her debut as an actress in the Chinese movie “Not for Love,” where she starred as Wei Na. It was her first and last movie.

Nicoletta started working behind the camera after her only film. She worked as a third assistant director in the 1987 film “The Last Emperor.” The following year she worked on the movie “Transformations” as a second assistant director.

Nicoletta Peyran and John Malkovich seen in New York 2017
Nicoletta Peyran and John Malkovich seen in New York 2017 Source: Getty Images

Nicoletta also worked as a second director in the 1990 movie “The Sheltering Sky.” Ever since then, she hasn’t worked in any films, or we can say that she has retired from her professional career.

Net worth & Lifestyle

 Nicoletta Peyran’s net worth is yet not known to the public. She does not seem to own any of her husband’s property as they aren’t legally married. However, she has been living with her partner, John Malkovich, and she doesn’t have to worry about anything as her partner is a millionaire with a net worth of $25 million. Nicoletta and John currently reside in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


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