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Pierre Batcheff (23 June 1907 – 13 April 1932) was a French actor, whose original name was Piotr Bacev (from Russia), born in Harbin, Manchuria. His best-known film was Un chien andalou (1929) by Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dali. He was married to French film editor Denise Piazza.

Both Batcheff and the leading actress in Un chien andalou, Simone Mareuil, committed suicide, Mareuil by setting herself on fire in 1954, Batcheff reportedly by overdosing on Veronal.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Pierre Batcheff (23 June 1907 – 13 April 1932) was a French actor, whose original name was Piotr Bacev (from Russia), born in Harbin, Manchuria. His best-known film was Un chien andalou (1929) by Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dali. He was married to French film editor Denise Piazza.

Both Batcheff and the leading actress in Un chien andalou, Simone Mareuil, committed suicide, Mareuil by setting herself on fire in 1954, Batcheff reportedly by overdosing on Veronal.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Pierre Batcheff, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 12

Birthday 1907-06-23

Day of Death 1932-04-13

Place of Birth Harbin, Manchuria

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1933 Love in Morocco as Si Hamed
1932 Baroud as Si Hamed
1931 Les Amours de Minuit as Marcel
1929 Un Chien Andalou as Man
1929 Monte Cristo as Albert de Morcerf
1928 Les deux timides as Fremissin
1927 Siren of the Tropics as André Berval
1927 Sea Fever
1927 Napoleon as General Louis Lazare Hoche
1927 The Chess Player as Prince Serge Oblomoff
1926 The Late Mathias Pascal as Scipion
1925 Double Love as Jacques Maresco

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