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List of notable or famous editors from France, with bios and photos, including the top editors born in France and even some popular editors who immigrated to France. If you're trying to find out the names of famous French editors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These editors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known editor from France is included when available.

Examples include Jean-Dominique Bauby and Stéphane Berla.

This historic editors from France list can help answer the questions "Who are some French editors of note?" and "Who are the most famous editors from France?" These prominent editors of France may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected French editors.

Use this list of renowned French editors to discover some new editors that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (12 items)
Carine Roitfeld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Editors from France
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Carine Roitfeld is the former editor-in-chief of Vogue Paris, a position she held from 2001 to January 31, 2011. A former fashion model and writer, she announced her resignation on December 17, 2010, and was succeeded by Emmanuelle Alt. In 2012, she became founder and editor-in-chief of CR Fashion ...more

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Age: 62

Birthplace: Paris, France

Profession: Editor, Journalist, Writer

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Clara Kuperberg is a film director, editor, producer and writer. ...more

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Age: 42

Birthplace: Île-de-France, Europe, Metropolitan France, France, Paris

Profession: Editor, Film Producer, Writer, Film Director

Credits: Hollywood between Paranoia and Sci-Fi. The Power of Myth, James Ellroy: American Dog, The Art Of Spiegelman

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Diana Vreeland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Editors from France
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Diana Vreeland, was a noted columnist and editor in the field of fashion. She worked for the fashion magazines Harper's Bazaar and Vogue and as a special consultant at the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1964. ...more

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Age: Died at 86 (1903-1989)

Birthplace: Paris, France

Profession: Editor, Writer, Consultant

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#14 on The Most Influential People in Fashion

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Éric Fottorino


Éric Fottorino, is a French journalist and writer. He is the winner of the Prix Femina, 2007, for Baisers de cinéma. After having been a reporter for the daily newspaper Le Monde, then becoming editor-in-chief and executive editor, he was appointed president of the directory group of the La Vie-Le ...more

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Age: 56

Birthplace: Nice, France

Profession: Editor