Gérard Depardieu

Biography

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Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu (born 27 December 1948) is a French actor, film-maker, businessman and vineyard owner. He is one of the most prolific character actors in film history, having completed approximately 170 movies since 1967. He has twice won the César Award for Best Actor as well as the Golden Globe award for Best Actor in Green Card. After he garnered huge critical acclaim for the title role in Cyrano de Bergerac, which landed him a nomination for an Academy Award, Depardieu acted in many big budget Hollywood movies. He is a Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur and Chevalier of the Ordre national du Mérite. He was granted citizenship of Russia in January 2013 and the same month became a cultural ambassador of Montenegro. In 2015 he left Russia declaring that he intends to give up the citizenship and to live in Belgium.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu (born 27 December 1948) is a French actor, film-maker, businessman and vineyard owner. He is one of the most prolific character actors in film history, having completed approximately 170 movies since 1967. He has twice won the César Award for Best Actor as well as the Golden Globe award for Best Actor in Green Card. After he garnered huge critical acclaim for the title role in Cyrano de Bergerac, which landed him a nomination for an Academy Award, Depardieu acted in many big budget Hollywood movies. He is a Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur and Chevalier of the Ordre national du Mérite. He was granted citizenship of Russia in January 2013 and the same month became a cultural ambassador of Montenegro. In 2015 he left Russia declaring that he intends to give up the citizenship and to live in Belgium.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 188

Birthday 1948-12-27

Place of Birth Châteauroux, Indre, France

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Gerard Depardieu
  • Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu
  • G. de Pardieu

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 La blessure
2016 French Tour as Serge
2016 Marseille(8 episodes) as Robert Taro
2016 The End as L'homme
2016 La Dream Team
2016 Saint Amour as Jean
2016 Rhapsody as Gérard
2015 Capitaine Marleau as Philippe Muir
2015 Valley of Love as Gérard
2014 Sex, Coffee, Cigarettes
2014 Viktor as Victor Lambert
2014 United Passions as Jules Rimet
2014 Welcome to New York as Devereaux
2014 Retour au Caucase: Gérard Depardieu dans les pas d'Alexandre Dumas as Himself
2014 A Farewell to Fools as Ipu
2014 Obsessive Rythms as Père Villedieu
2013 Rasputin as Rasputin
2013 Les invincibles as Jacky
2013 Miserere as Lionel Kasdan
2013 Turf as Monsieur Paul
2012 The Man Who Laughs as Ursus
2012 Life of Pi as Cook
2012 Astérix and Obélix: God Save Britannia as Obélix
2012 Frank-Etienne Towards Beatitude as Frank-Étienne Boulard
2011 Rasputin as Grigori Raspoutine
2011 A Butterfly Kiss as le médecin de Manon
2010 Glenn, the Flying Robot as TV reporter
2010 Small World as Conrad
2010 Trophy Wife as Maurice Babin
2010 My Afternoons with Margueritte as Germain
2010 Mammuth as Serge Pilardosse, dit Mammuth
2010 L'autre Dumas as Alexandre Dumas
2009 In the Beginning as Abel
2009 Coco as Le cardiologue
2009 Diamond 13 as Mat
2009 Bellamy as Paul Bellamy
2008 Trouble at Timpetill as Le général Igor
2008 Hello Goodbye as Alain Gaash
2008 Bouquet final as Hugo
2008 Mesrine: Killer Instinct as Guido
2008 Babylon A.D. as Gorsky
2008 Disco as Jean-François Jackson
2008 Kings Can Do Everything
2008 Asterix at the Olympic Games as Obelix
2007 L'abbuffata as Gérard Depardieu
2007 Michou d'Auber as Georges
2007 La Vie en Rose as Louis Leplée
2006 The Singer as Alain Moreau
2006 Last Holiday as Chef Didier
2005 Olé ! as François Veber
2005 How Much Do You Love Me? as Charly
2005 Boudu as Boudu
2005 Je préfère qu'on reste amis as Serge
2005 La vie de Michel Muller est plus belle que la vôtre as Gérard Depardieu
2004 36th Precinct as Denis Klein
2004 Battle of the Brave as Father Thomas Blondeau
2004 San Antonio as l'inspecteur Bérurier
2004 The Lady Musketeer as Cardinal Mazarin
2004 RRRrrrr!!! as Le chef des Cheveux Sales
2004 Changing Times as Antoine Lavau
2003 The Car Keys as Le fromager
2003 Ruby & Quentin as Quentin
2003 Nathalie... as Bernard
2003 Crime Spree as Daniel Foray
2003 Bon voyage as Jean-Étienne Beaufort
2003 Napoléon(5 episodes)
2003 The Pact of Silence as Joachim
2002 A Loving Father as Léo Shepherd
2002 Napoleon Bonaparte as Joseph Fouché
2002 Blanche as D'Artagnan
2002 Between Strangers as Max
2002 I Am Dina as Jacob
2002 Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra as Obélix
2002 City of Ghosts
2001 Streghe verso nord as Dépardieu
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(1 episode)
2001 Vidocq as Vidocq
2001 CQ as Andrezej
2001 The Closet as Félix Santini
2001 Concorrenza sleale as Professor Angelo
2000 102 Dalmatians as Jean Pierre Le Pelt
2000 Les Misérables(4 episodes)
2000 Les Misérables as Jean Valjean
2000 Vatel as Francois Vatel
2000 Actors as Himself
2000 Mirka
2000 Tutto l'amore che c'è as Molotov
1999 Balzac
1999 Balzac(2 episodes)
1999 The Bridge as Georges
1999 Asterix & Obelix take on Caesar as Obélix
1998 Bimboland
1998 The Count of Monte Cristo as Edmond Dantès
1998 The Count of Monte-Cristo(4 episodes) as Edmond Dantès
1998 The Man in the Iron Mask as Porthos
1997 XXL as Jean Bourdalou
1997 Pitch as Himself
1996 Hamlet as Reynaldo
1996 Le plus beau métier du monde as Laurent Monier
1996 The Secret Agent as Ossipon
1996 Bogus as Bogus
1996 Unhook the Stars as Big Tommy Bellaveau
1995 Die Harald Schmidt Show(1 episode)
1995 Guardian Angels as Antoine Carco / His guardian angel
1995 Le garçu as Gerard
1995 The Horseman on the Roof as Le commissaire de police de Manosque
1995 Elisa as Jacques Desmoulins
1995 One Hundred and One Nights as Himself
1994 The Machine
1994 A Pure Formality as Onoff
1994 My Father the Hero as Andre
1994 Colonel Chabert
1993 Germinal as Toussaint Maheu
1993 Oh, Woe Is Me as Simon Donnadieu
1992 1492: Conquest of Paradise as Christopher Columbus
1992 The Timekeeper as Roissy Employee
1991 My Father the Hero as André Arnel
1991 Thank You, Life as Marc Antoine Worms
1991 All the Mornings of the World as Marin Marais
1990 Green Card as Georges Faure
1990 Uranus as Léopold
1990 Cyrano de Bergerac as Cyrano de Bergerac
1989 Deux
1989 I Want to Go Home as Christian Gauthier
1989 Too Beautiful for You
1988 Camille Claudel as Auguste Rodin
1988 Strange Place for an Encounter
1987 Under the Sun of Satan as Donissan
1986 Jean de Florette as Jean de Florette
1986 Fugitives as Jean Lucas
1986 Ménage as Bob
1985 Police as Louis Vincent Mangin
1985 Vivement Truffaut as Gérard Depardieu
1985 One Woman or Two as Julien Chayssac
1984 Rive droite, rive gauche as Paul Senanques
1984 Le tartuffe as Tartuffe
1984 Fort Saganne as Charles Saganne
1983 The ComDads as Jean Lucas
1983 The Moon in the Gutter as Gérard Delmas - un docker hanté par le suicide de sa soeur
1983 Danton as Georges Danton
1982 The Big Brother as Gérard Berger / Bernard Vigo
1982 The Return of Martin Guerre as Arnaud de Tihl
1981 The Woman Next Door as Bernard Coudray
1981 Choice of Arms as Mickey
1981 Knock on Wood as Campana
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(4 episodes)
1980 Je vous aime as Patrick
1980 Inspector Blunder as Roger Morzini
1980 The Last Metro as Bernard Granger
1980 Loulou as Loulou
1980 Mon Oncle d'Amérique as René Ragueneau
1980 Temporale Rosy as Raoul Lamarre
1979 Cold Cuts as Alphonse Tram
1979 The Dogs as Morel
1979 Traffic Jam as Franco
1978 Sugar as Raoul-Renaud Homecourt
1978 The Left-Handed Woman as Mann mit T-Shirt
1978 Bye Bye Monkey as Gérard Lafayette
1978 Get Out Your Handkerchiefs as Raoul
1977 La nuit, tous les chats sont gris as Philippe Larcher
1977 This Sweet Sickness as David Martinaud
1977 Baxter, Vera Baxter as Michel Cayre
1977 Le camion as lui
1977 René la canne as René Bornier
1976 Barocco as Samson / Samson's Killer
1976 1900 as Olmo Dalco
1976 The Last Woman as Gérard
1976 Je t'aime moi non plus as Horseman
1975 7 morts sur ordonnance as Dr Jean-Pierre Berg
1975 Mistress as Oliver
1974 Vincent, Francois, Paul and the Others as Jean Lavallée
1974 Going Places as Jean-Claude
1974 Woman of the Ganges as L'homme de la plage
1974 The Down-in-the-Hole Gang as le facteur
1974 Pas si méchant que ça as Pierre
1973 Two Men in Town as un jeune truand
1973 The Dominici Affair as Zézé Perrin
1973 At the Meeting with Joyous Death as Beretti
1972 Nathalie Granger as Waschmaschinenvertreter
1972 Killer as Frédo, le mouton
1971 A Little Sun in Cold Water as Pierre
1971 Le Cri du cormoran, le soir au-dessus des jonques as Henri
1970 Nausicaa as Le voleur de livres
1900 Bain de minuit
1900 Marco Ferreri: Il Regista Che Venne Dal Futuro as Himself

Production

2003 Napoléon(5 episodes) … Producer
2000 Les Misérables(4 episodes) … Producer
2000 Les Misérables … Producer
1991 The Stranger … Executive Producer
1990 The Branches of the Tree … Producer
1983 The ComDads … Producer

Directing

2006 Paris, je t'aime … Director
1999 The Bridge … Director
1984 Le tartuffe … Director

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