Biography

Niels Arestrup is a French actor, film director and screenwriter. His father was Danish and his mother was French. He has won two César Awards for Best Supporting Actor for De battre mon cœur s'est arrêté and Un prophète, both films where he was directed by Jacques Audiard.

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Niels Arestrup is a French actor, film director and screenwriter. His father was Danish and his mother was French. He has won two César Awards for Best Supporting Actor for De battre mon cœur s'est arrêté and Un prophète, both films where he was directed by Jacques Audiard.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1949-02-08

Place of Birth Montreuil, Seine [now Seine-Saint-Denis], France

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

At Eternity’s Gate
2018 The Sisters Brothers
2017 See You Up There as Marcel Péricourt
2017 Return to Montauk as Walter
2016 Baron Noir(8 episodes) as Francis Laugier
2015 By the Sea as Michel
2015 So Long Africa as Jacques
2014 La Dune as Ruben
2014 96 heures as Victor Kancel
2014 Diplomacy as General von Choltitz
2013 The French Minister as Claude Maupas
2012 Our Children as André Pinget
2011 You Will Be My Son as Paul de Marseul
2010 Small World as Thomas
2010 The Big Picture as Bartholomé
2010 Sarah's Key as Jules Dufaure
2009 Farewell as Vallier
2009 A Prophet as César Luciani
2007 The Diving Bell and the Butterfly as Roussin
2007 The Candidate as Georges
2006 Fragments of Antonin as le professeur Lantier
2005 The Beat That My Heart Skipped as Robert Seyr
2002 Parlez-moi d'amour as Richard
2002 A Private Affair as Le père de Rachel
2000 Le pique nique de Lulu Kreutz as Jascha Steg
1998 Rewind as Fabrice Rivail
1994 Délit mineur
1993 Albert Savarus as Albert Savarus
1991 Meeting Venus as Zoltan Szanto
1988 La ruelle au clair de lune as Professeur Hans Klemm
1988 Ville étrangère
1987 La Rumba as Detaix
1985 Les Loups entre eux as Mike
1985 Diesel as Nelson
1985 Sincerely Charlotte as Mathieu
1984 The Future Is Woman as Gordon
1982 One Man's War as Narrator
1981 Seuls
1979 Memoirs of a French Whore as André
1979 Le Tourbillon des jours(6 episodes) as Germain
1978 The Song of Roland as Le commerçant / Oton
1977 The Sorceror's Apprentice as Danton
1977 Plus ça va, moins ça va as Vincent
1976 Je, Tu, Il, Elle as Truck-driver
1976 Second Chance as Henri Lanot
1976 Tomorrow's Children as Philippe
1976 Lumière as Nano
1974 Miss O'Gynie et les hommes fleurs as Yves

Directing

2007 The CandidateDirector

Writing

2008 Le temps des cerises (théâtre)Author

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