July 27, 2021

The daughter of Annette Bening and Warren Beatty, the last Hollywood ‘aristocrat’ to make her Paris debut

If there is a sector of Hollywood referred to as “aristocracy”, she belongs to it. Ella Beatty is the daughter of two of the great figures of cinema: Annette Bening and Warren Beatty, one of the most attractive couples in the cinema of the nineties. Following in the footsteps of other great American surnames, Ella headed to “old Europe” to join the brightest debut in society. The Seventh Art jumped on the floor of the Debutantes Dance!



At sixteen and dressed in a strapless design by Christian Dior Haute Couture, Elle Beatty became one of the great protagonists of the dance that traditionally takes place in Paris And what is he thinking – in the words of the organizer, Ophélie Renouard – so that the daughters of the world’s elites create bonds that last a lifetime.

Waltz time! What do you know about the Paris Debut Ball?

In the absence of Warren Beatty -who was one of the most coveted golden bachelors in the film industry in the sixties and seventies-, it was the young Hans Gerhard Jensen, belonging to a prominent family in Denmark, who was in charge of accompanying her in his waltz. Instead, Annette Bening – who fell in love with the actor when they met in the film Bugsy– did not miss this popular Parisian date in Hollywood.

Tallulah Willis, daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, and Sarah Margaret, daughter of Andie Macdowell, stars of the debutante ball at the Crillon hotel in Paris

Stallone, Willis, MacDowell, Eastwood, Bush, Hemingway or Kennedy are some of the American sagas that have seen their little ones get older in the presentation in society that every autumn takes place in Paris. The last to join that list has been Elle, but she really was not the first Beatty to go out dancing, since her older sister, Isabel, debuted two years ago.


At this gala in the heart of Paris, Elle Beatty -who is also the niece of Shirley MacLaine, her father’s sister- He was able to meet young people from all over the world, including the Spanish Daniela Figo, daughter of Luis Figo, with whom he apparently had a great rapport and together they were joking and posing with the Eiffel Tower in the background.