- Breitman, Zabou
- (Isabelle Breitman / October 30, 1959, Paris, France - )The daughter of French screenwriter-actor-playwright Jean-Claude Deret (b. 1921) and Canadian actress Céline Léger, she made her acting debut at age four in "Les Héros", an episode of a TV series written by her father (Thierry la Fronde). After studying dance and music, she hosted a children's TV program (Récré A2) in 1980 under the pseudonym of Zabou. The following year, she entered films playing the leading role in Elle voit des Nains partout (Jean-Claude Sussfeld). Seen in more than sixty movies, she directed shorts, feature films, and plays.Filmography◘ Se souvenir des belles Choses (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist; shot in 2000)◘ Bien joué (short; also screenwriter, dialogist)◘ Bien entendu (short; also screenwriter, dialogist)◘ Bien dit (short; also screenwriter, dialogist)2006 ◘ L'Homme de sa Vie (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist; France / Italy)2007 ◘ 10 Films pour en parler (short, one segment)2009 ◘ Je l'aimais (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter, co-dialogue writer)
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