Daniel Mesguich

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Daniel Mesguich
Daniel Mesguich par Claude Truong-Ngoc 2011.jpg
Daniel Mesguich, 2011
Born (1952-07-15) July 15, 1952 (age 64)
Algiers, French Algeria
(now Algeria)
Occupation Actor
Years active 1974–present

Daniel Mesguich (born July 15, 1952) is a French-Algerian[1] actor and director in theater and opera, and professor of stage acting school.[2]


In 1970, he was admitted into the Conservatoire National Supérieur d'Art Dramatique, after which he opened the Théâtre du Miroir ("Mirror Theater"),[1] with whom he opened a course in drama. After ten years, he returned to the school to teach at the request of Jean-Pierre Miquel, becoming the youngest professor on campus. He is currently the director of the school.[2]

He has acted in over a hundred plays, fifty operas in France and abroad, and some 40 movies and television pieces.

The actor William Mesguich is his son.



  1. ^ a b "Daniel Mesguich, Acteur et directeur de théâtre français" (in French). Evene.fr. Retrieved September 6, 2010. 
  2. ^ a b Hernandez, Brigitte (2010). "Enseigner l'art dramatique...". Le Point (in French) (April 2). 

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