Actor, film-maker, businessman and vineyard owner
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...Wikipedia
Born: 27th December, 1948, Chateauroux, Indre, France
Height: 5' 11" (180 cm)
Claim to Fame: Les valseuses / Goin` places Asterix and Obelix
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PARIS (AP) — French actor Gerard Depardieu was briefly detained by police for allegedly driving drunk on his motorcycle, according to a news report.
Sipa news agency quoted police as saying the 63-year-old actor was brought in Thursday afternoon by Paris police after falling off his motorcycle.
The burly actor, who has appeared in more than 150 films, allegedly failed a sobriety test and was taken to a police station, Sipa said. Police then escorted him home, but he'll have to appear in court, the news agency reported.
It was one of several encounters... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 2 years ago
Veteran Isabelle Adjani, 54, received the Best Actress César from the hands of Gérard Depardieu, who announced, "Ah, [the winner] is a friend!"
In Jean-Paul Lilienfeld’s Skirt Day, Adjani plays a teacher on the verge of a nervous breakdown, having to deal with obnoxious, misogynistic students in a rough, immigrant-filled Parisian neighborhood. The teacher ends up taking matters in her own hands when her students ridicule and harass her on the day she shows up wearing a skirt in class. Her solution? Point a gun at them and hold them hostage.
Now with... Read More
Posted by chalie 4 years ago
Gerard Depardieu`s son Guillaume was laid to rest in Paris, France on Friday in a ceremony that attracted some of the country`s biggest stars. The 37-year-old actor passed away on Monday (13Oct08) at the Garches hospital after suffering from a bout of pneumonia. His family was joined by mourners including directors Luc Besson, Claude Berri, actors Nathalie Baye and Laura Smet, and France`s First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy as they paid tribute to the star during a ceremony in the Paris suburb of Bougival. Guillaume`s own music was played during the memorial service;... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 6 years ago
Guillaume Depardieu, a French actor who struggled to break out from the shadow of his more famous father, died from pneumonia contracted while filming in Romania. The 37-year-old son of Gerard Depardieu, perhaps France`s most famous living actor, served jail time for a drunk driving charge this summer. He had his right leg amputated in 2003 after complications from a road accident eight years earlier. He died in a hospital in the western Paris suburb of Garches yesterday. Culture Minister Christine Albanel said in a statement that he was ``a rich and complex... Read More
Posted by laracroft 6 years ago
The saga of the World cup and the three determined men who created it.
I have learnt a lot about my body since my heart attack. I don`t drink as much now as before.
If cinema is a woman then certainly there are many shores.
He was made a Fellow of the British Film Institute in recognition of his outstanding contribution to film culture.
Admires bishop, theologian and philosopher Saint Augustin, living from 354 to 430 in the North African town of Hippo Regius.