Sofia Carmina Coppola (born May 14, 1971) is the daughter of [[Creator/FrancisFordCoppola the director who brought you]] ''Film/TheGodfather'' and cast her in the aforementioned movie as the baby godchild of Michael Corleone for the famous baptism scene.

Though extremely talented as a writer and director in her own right, she has a reputation for being [[OldShame not that great of an actress]]. Don't believe what you are reading? Watch ''Film/TheGodfatherPartIII'' and come back (or, alternately, watch the video for [[Music/TheChemicalBrothers "Elektrobank"]]). She also played Anne Chambers in ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenweenie_%281984_film%29 Frankenweenie]]'' (she was credited as "Domino"), and one of Queen Amidala's handmaidens (Saché) in ''Film/ThePhantomMenace''.

One of the elite few to have won both an UsefulNotes/AcademyAward (best sceenplay for ''Film/LostInTranslation'') and a UsefulNotes/GoldenRaspberryAward (worst actress for ''[[Film/TheGodfather The Godfather Part III]]''). She's also married to Thomas Mars, lead singer of the popular French indie rock band Music/{{Phoenix}}.

!!Works of Note:

* ''Literature/TheVirginSuicides'' (1999)
* ''Film/LostInTranslation'' (2003)
* ''Film/MarieAntoinette'' (2006)
* ''{{Film/Somewhere}}'' (2010)
* ''Film/TheBlingRing'' (2013)
* ''Film/TheBeguiled'' (2017)

* CreatorKiller: Her acting career was killed right out of the gate by her performance in ''Film/TheGodfather Part III'', while her directing career did not really recover from ''Film/MarieAntoinette'', until 2017 with ''The Beguiled'' receiving critical acclaim, coupled with her winning Best Director award at Cannes 2017, making her the ''second'' woman to do so.
* ProductionPosse: Creator/KirstenDunst has worked with Coppola in ''The Virgin Suicides'', ''Marie Antoinette'', briefly in ''The Bling Ring'', and in ''The Beguiled''.