Depardieu, Gérard


Depardieu, Gérard
(December 27, 1948, Châteauroux, Indre, France - )
   He dropped out of high school to move to Paris, where he attended acting courses with Jean-Laurent Cochet. In 1965, he played his first role in Roger Leenhardt's short Le Beatnik et le Minet. From 1970 (Nathalie Granger, Marguerite Duras) to 2008 Bellamy (Claude Chabrol), he starred in more than 170 mov­ies, including those he directed.
 Filmography
1984 ◘ Le Tartuffe (also screenwriter, adapter, actor)
1999 ◘ Un Pont entre Deux Rives / UK and USA: The Bridge (co-director with Frédéric Auburtin; also actor, producer)
2006 ◘ Paris, je t'aime / UK and USA: Paris, I Love You (also actor)

Encyclopedia of French film directors . . 2011.

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