Fresnay, Pierre


Fresnay, Pierre
(April 4, 1897, Paris, France - January 9, 1975, Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France)
   One of the finest French stage and film actors he made his theatrical debut in 1912 and joined the Comédie-Française in 1919. From 1915 (Quand même, Henri Fescourt, Henri Pouctal) to 1960 (Les Vieux de la Vieille / UK: The Old Guard, Gilles Grangier), he played in about seventy movies, including the one he directed.
 Filmography
1939 ◘ Le Duel (also actor)

Encyclopedia of French film directors . . 2011.

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  • Fresnay, Pierre — (1897 1975)    Actor. Born Pierre Laudenbach in Paris, Pierre Fresnay studied drama at the Paris Conservatoire d art dramatique and then went on to begin his acting career on the stage. He established himself as a talented stage actor and was in… …   Guide to cinema

  • Fresnay, Pierre — (1897 1975)    Actor. Born Pierre Laudenbach in Paris, Pierre Fresnay studied drama at the Paris Conservatoire d art dramatique and then went on to begin his acting career on the stage. He established himself as a talented stage actor and was in… …   Historical Dictionary of French Cinema

  • Fresnay, Pierre — ▪ French actor original name  Pierre jules louis Laudenbach   born April 4, 1897, Paris died Jan. 9, 1975, Paris       versatile French actor who abandoned a career with the Comédie Française for the challenge of the cinema. Groomed for the stage …   Universalium

  • Fresnay, Pierre — pseud. di Laudenbach, Pierre …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Pierre Fresnay — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Pierre Fresnay Nombre real Pierre Jules Louis Laudenbach Nacimiento 4 de abril de 1897 París …   Wikipedia Español

  • FRESNAY (P.) — FRESNAY PIERRE (1897 1975) Pierre Laudenbach, connu sous le pseudonyme de Pierre Fresnay, fait ses débuts au théâtre, en 1911, avec Réjane. Admis au Conservatoire, il est l’élève de Paul Mounet et de Georges Berr. Il entre à la Comédie Française… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Fresnay — (Pierre Laudenbach, dit Pierre) (1897 1975) acteur français de théâtre et de cinéma: Marius (1931), la Grande Illusion (1937), le Corbeau (1943), Monsieur Vincent (1947) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pierre Fresnay — (* 4. April 1897 in Ermont[1]; † 9. Januar 1975 in Neuilly sur Seine, Hauts de Seine; eigentlich Pierre Jules Louis Laudenbach) war ein französischer Theater und Filmschauspieler. Leben und Werk Pierre Jules Louis Laudenbach, so der bürgerliche… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pierre Fresnay — (April 4, 1897 January 9, 1975) was a French stage and film actor.Born Pierre Jules Louis Laudenbach in Paris, France he was encouraged by his uncle, the actor Claude Garry, to pursue a career in theater and film. Fresnay became one of the most… …   Wikipedia

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