Georges Wilson

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Georges Wilson
Born (1921-10-16)16 October 1921
Champigny-sur-Marne, France
Died 3 February 2010(2010-02-03) (aged 88)
Rambouillet, France
Other names George Wilson, Georges Wilson du T.N.P.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1946–2008
Known for Tintin and the Golden Fleece
Tintin and the Blue Oranges

Georges Wilson (16 October 1921 – 3 February 2010)[1] was a French film and television actor. He is the father of French actor Lambert Wilson.

Wilson was born in Champigny-sur-Marne, Seine (now Val-de-Marne) as the illegitimate son of a French father and an Irish mother. His professional surname, Wilson, derives from his Irish grandmother; his birthname has not been made public.

He was nominated for a BAFTA Film Award, and also nominated for a César Award. Georges Wilson's last film was Mesrine: Public Enemy Number One.

From 1963 to 1972 Georges Wilson was the director of the Théâtre national de Chaillot (formerly known as the Théâtre National Populaire).[2]

Georges Wilson died in Rambouillet in 2010, aged 88, from undisclosed causes.

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