1Woody Allen interview praises Carla Bruni-Sarkozy .
2Woody Allen says in an interview that France 's first lady , Carla Bruni-Sarkozy , was very professional on the set of his movie `` Midnight in Paris . ''
3Allen told Italian daily Corriere della Sera in the interview published Saturday that working with Bruni-Sarkozy was smooth and pleasant .
4The ex-supermodel was on set in July for her appearance in Allen 's romantic comedy , which stars Owen Wilson and Marion Cotillard .
5Corriere said Allen made the comments in a phone interview from Paris .
6Allen says Bruni-Sarkozy plays a guide at the Rodin Museum and that she was so good he 's going to keep all her scenes in , according to the newspaper .
7He said French President Nicolas Sarkozy came to the set one evening because he was curious to see his wife act .