Claude Brasseur

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Claude Brasseur
Claude Brasseur Deauville 2011.jpg
Brasseur in 2011 at the Deauville American Film Festival
Born Claude Pierre Espinasse
15 June 1936 (1936-06-15) (age 78)
Neuilly-sur-Seine
Occupation actor
Spouse(s) Peggy Roche (1961–???)
Michèle Cambon (14 Novembre 1970–present)

Claude Brasseur (born 15 June 1936, Neuilly-sur-Seine) is a French actor.

Biography[edit]

He was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine as Claude Pierre Espinasse, the son of actor Pierre Brasseur and actress Odette Joyeux. He is the godson of Ernest Hemingway and the father of Alexandre Brasseur.

He was a member of the French bobsleigh team in the 60s and also a winning Paris-Dakar rally competitor, as co-pilot of Jacky Ickx.

Awards[edit]

César Awards:

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Director
1960 Eyes Without a Face an inspector Georges Franju
1961 Please, Not Now! Claude Roger Vadim
1962 The Seven Deadly Sins (episode L'Envie) Riri Édouard Molinaro (episode)
1962 The Elusive Corporal the father Jean Renoir
1962 Un clair de lune à Maubeuge Walter Jean Chérasse
1962 Nous irons à Deauville Maurice Dubois Francis Rigaud
1963 Sweet and Sour (film) the plumber Jacques Baratier
1964 Bande à part Arthur Jean-Luc Godard
1972 Such a Gorgeous Kid Like Me Maître Murene François Truffaut
1976 Barocco Jules André Téchiné
1976 An Elephant Can Be Extremely Deceptive Daniel Yves Robert
1976 The Big Operator Ari Claude Pinoteau
1977 Nous irons tous au paradis Daniel Yves Robert
1978 L'argent des autres Claude Chevalier d'Aven Christian de Chalonge
1978 A Simple Story Serge Claude Sautet
1979 Bye, See You Monday
1979 Aragosta a colazione Mario Spinosi Giorgio Capitani
1980 La Boum François Beretton Claude Pinoteau
1982 La Boum 2 François Beretton Claude Pinoteau
1983 Signes extérieurs de richesse Jean-Jacques 'Gigi' Lestrade Jacques Monnet
1985 Détective Émile Chenal Jean-Luc Godard
1993 1, 2, 3, Sun the bad guy Bertrand Blier
2003 Chouchou Father Léon Merzak Allouache
2004 Malabar Princess Robert Gilles Legrand
2006 Les Petites vacances the stranger in the palace Olivier Peyon
2006 Avenue Montaigne Jacques Grumberg Danièle Thompson
2006 Camping[2] Jacky Pic Fabien Onteniente
2007 His Majesty Minor Firos Jean-Jacques Annaud
2010 Camping 2[3] Jacky Pic Fabien Onteniente

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Décret du 30 janvier 2008 portant promotion et nomination". JORF 2008 (26): 1818. 2008-01-31. PREX0811182D. Retrieved 2009-03-22. 
  2. ^ "Camping (2006)". Retrieved 2012-09-22. 
  3. ^ "Camping 2". Retrieved 2012-09-22. 

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