Pierre Gérald

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Pierre Gérald
Born Victor Haim Cohen
May 26, 1906
Paris, France
Died March 24, 2012(2012-03-24) (aged 105)
Levallois-Perret, France
Occupation Actor
Years active 1954-2007

Pierre Gérald, (May 26, 1906 – March 24, 2012) was a French actor who acted professionally in theater, movies and television series for over 50 years.

Early life and career[edit]

Born in Paris on May 26, 1906, Gérald entered show business in 1954 as a stage actor. In 1961 he made his screen debut in the French television series L'inspecteur Leclerc enquête. This was followed by series such as Les dossiers de Jérôme Randax, Der kleine Doktor and La maison des autres.[1] In 1980 Gérald appeared in his first film La bande du Rex. He continued to act well into his 90s and centennial years. At the time of his death on March 24, 2012, he was considered to be the oldest living working actor. His last credit was in 2007, at the age of 101.[2]


  1. ^ "Pierre Gérald". Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2012. Retrieved 16 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Le doyen des acteurs, Pierre...". Staragora. Retrieved 16 November 2013. 

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