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Bernard Fresson (27 May 1931- 20 October 2002) was a French cinema actor. He starred in over 160 films. Some of his notable roles include: Javert in the 1972 mini-series version of Les Misérables, Inspector Barthelmy in John Frankenheimer's French Connection II (1974), Scope in Roman Polanski's The Tenant (1976), Gilbert in Lover Boy (1978), and Francis in Garçon! (1983), for which he received a César nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Bernard Fresson (27 May 1931- 20 October 2002) was a French cinema actor. He starred in over 160 films. Some of his notable roles include: Javert in the 1972 mini-series version of Les Misérables, Inspector Barthelmy in John Frankenheimer's French Connection II (1974), Scope in Roman Polanski's The Tenant (1976), Gilbert in Lover Boy (1978), and Francis in Garçon! (1983), for which he received a César nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Bernard Fresson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 63

Birthday 1931-05-27

Day of Death 2002-10-20

Place of Birth Reims, Marne, France

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Bernard René Pierre Fresson

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2003 Jean Moulin, une affaire française as Général Delestraint
2000 Without Family as Padrone Garofoli
2000 Taking Wing as Victor
2000 Six-Pack as Benetti
1999 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Demons of Deception as Joffre
1998 Place Vendome as Vincent Malivert
1996 My Man as Directeur du personnel
1993 Germinal as Victor Deneulin
1991 Money as Henry Landau
1990 Il prato delle volpi as Dr. Paroni
1990 Équipe de nuit as Schlossberg
1990 Sons as Baker
1989 Street of No Return as Morin
1988 Bonjour l'angoisse as commissaire Maréchal
1987 Sweet Lies as Mr. Leguard
1987 No Harm Intended as le docteur Serge Cohen
1985 L'amour ou presque
1985 La dixième de Beethoven as Ludwig Van Beethoven
1985 Zielscheiben as Fütterer
1984 Rive droite, rive gauche as le "président" Pervillard
1984 Clash as Be Schmuller
1983 Waiter! as Francis
1982 Spy, Stand Up as Henri Marchand
1981 Madame Claude 2 as Paul Barton
1980 Tartuffe ou l'Imposteur as Orgon
1979 On efface tout
1978 Little Girl in Blue Velvet as Professeur Lherbier
1978 Lover Boy as Gilbert
1977 Le Dernier Baiser
1977 The Passengers as Fabio
1977 À chacun son enfer as Bernard Girard
1976 Marie, the Doll as Sergio - le metayer
1976 The Tenant as Scope
1976 The Call of the Wild
1976 Don't Bite, We Love You as Georges, le père
1976 L'ordinateur des pompes funèbres as Delouette
1975 Rain over Santiago as un Ministre
1975 Cookies as Le peintre professionel
1975 Le futur aux trousses
1975 French Connection II as Barthélémy
1973 Where There's Smoke as Dr. Peyrac
1972 Les Misérables(2 episodes) as Javert
1972 3000 Million Without an Elevator as Julien
1972 Hearth Fires as Marc Champenois
1971 Max and the Junkmen as Abel Maresco
1971 Macédoine as Roger Vincent
1970 The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun as Jean
1970 The Cop as l'inspecteur Barnero
1969 Z as Matt
1968 Woman in Chains as Gilbert Moreau
1968 Farewell, Friend as Inspecteur Antoine Méloutis
1968 Je T'Aime, Je T'Aime as Bernard Hannecart
1967 Belle de Jour as Le grele (uncredited)
1967 Soleil O
1967 Thursday We Shall Sing Like Sunday as Jean
1967 Far from Vietnam as Claude Ridder
1966 Is Paris Burning? as Agent de liaison F.F.I.
1966 The War Is Over as André Sarlat
1965 The Big Swag as L'employé du métro
1962 The Longest Day as French Commando (uncredited)
1961 The Flamboyant Sex as Pierre
1961 Girl in the Window as Vincenzo
1959 Hiroshima Mon Amour as German Lover

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