Biography

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Jean Poiret, born Jean Poiré, (17 August 1926 – 14 March 1992) was a French actor, director, and screenwriter. He is primarily known as the author of the original play La Cage Aux Folles. Jean Poiret was born in Paris, France, where he died of a heart attack in 1992. He is buried at the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jean Poiret, born Jean Poiré, (17 August 1926 – 14 March 1992) was a French actor, director, and screenwriter. He is primarily known as the author of the original play La Cage Aux Folles. Jean Poiret was born in Paris, France, where he died of a heart attack in 1992. He is buried at the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 62

Birthday 1926-08-17

Day of Death 1992-03-14

Place of Birth Paris, France

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1992 Sup de fric as Cyril Dujardin
1991 Sisi/Last Minute as Herzog Max in Bayern
1991 Rumeurs
1990 The Elegant Criminal
1990 Le Château du pendu as Jean Lavardin
1989 Maux croisés as Inspecteur Lavardin
1989 Le Diable en ville as l'inspecteur Lavardin
1988 L'Escargot noir as Inspecteur Lavardin
1988 La Petite Amie as Martin Morel
1988 Une nuit à l'Assemblée Nationale as Octave Leroi
1988 Les saisons du plaisir as Bernard Germain
1987 Le miraculé as Papu
1986 I Hate Actors as Orlando Higgins
1986 Inspector Lavardin as Inspecteur Lavardin
1985 Liberté, égalité, choucroute as Le calife
1985 Chicken with Vinegar as Jean Lavardin
1984 The Seventh Target as Jean Michelis
1982 Que les gros salaires lèvent le doigt
1980 The Last Metro as Jean-Loup Cottins
1979 L'Hôtel du libre échange as Pinglet
1979 The Other One's Mug as Jean-Louis Constant
1979 Emmenez-moi au théâtre: Le canard à l'orange as Hugh Preston
1971 Qu'est-ce qui fait courir les crocodiles ? as Gontran
1970 Atlantic Wall as Armand
1970 Ces messieurs de la gâchette as Bernard Le Gall
1967 La parisienne as Lafont
1967 The Great Gadget as Verdier
1967 Pour avoir Adrienne as Le jeune homme
1967 Ces messieurs de la famille as Bernard Le Gall
1966 Your Money or Your Life as Lucien Pélépan
1965 La Tête du client as Philippe / Monsieur Paul
1965 Les baratineurs as André
1964 The Big Scare as Loupiac, a policeman
1964 Jaloux comme un tigre as le docteur Raymond
1963 La foire aux cancres as Collin
1963 Thank Heaven for Small Favors as Raoul
1963 Les Vierges as Le banquier Marchaix
1962 3 Fables of Love as Renard
1962 Comment réussir en amour as Bernard Monod
1962 C'est pas moi, c'est l'autre as Jean Duroc, le directeur de la petite troupe de théâtre
1962 La Gamberge as Vieux
1961 Auguste
1961 On purge bébé as Bastien Follavoine
1960 Candide or The Optimism in the 20th Century as Le premier policier / Policeman
1960 Love and the Frenchwoman as Un avocat ('Le divorce')
1959 Vous n'avez rien à déclarer ? as Robert de Trivelin
1959 Messieurs les ronds de cuir as René Lahrier
1959 Oh! Qué mambo as L'inspecteur Sapin
1959 Nina as Gérard Blanville
1957 Le naïf aux 40 enfants as Maître Bardine
1957 Adorables Démons as Julien Willis Jr
1956 The Terror with Women
1956 Murderers and Thieves as Philippe d'Artois, le riche oisif
1956 That Naughty Girl as 1st Inspector
1953 The Three Musketeers

Writing

2015 Joyeuses Pâques Author
1992 Le zèbre Adaptation Scenario Writer
1984 Happy Easter Writer
1983 Frohe Ostern Writer
1980 Birds of a Feather II Characters Screenplay
1979 The Other One's Mug Screenplay
1978 La Cage aux Folles Theatre Play Screenplay
1977 Féfé de Broadway Writer

Directing

1992 Le zèbre Director

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