Grégoire Colin

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Grégoire Colin
Born (1975-07-27) 27 July 1975 (age 41)
Châtenay-Malabry, France
Occupation Actor, filmmaker
Years active 1990–present

Grégoire Colin (born 27 July 1975) is a French actor, producer, screenwriter, and director.


Grégoire started acting on the French stage at age 12. He first caught the eye of critics in the 1992 Agnieszka Holland's psychological family drama Olivier, Olivier when he was just 17. He co-starred in Adela (2000), Beau travail (1999) and the Macedonian film Before the Rain (1994), among many others. Colin is set for the lead role in the French thriller film Proie.[1][2]

In 1998, he participated in the internationally celebrated "La Vie Rêvée Des Anges", better known to international audiences as The Dreamlife of Angels, in which he played a ruthless club owner. In 2009, Colin's first short film 'La Baie Du Renard' was screened at the Cannes Film Festival.[3][4][5] In 2009, he started his own production company Tsilaosa Films.

Grégoire won the Best Actor Award at the Locarno International Film Festival for his role in the film Nénette et Boni.


As actor[edit]

As director[edit]

  • 2010 : La Baie du renard (short film)[6]


  1. ^ IFC Midnight Hunts Creature Feature 'Prey'
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  3. ^ Colin, Gregoire. "Les célébrités liées à La Baie du renard". Retrieved 6-1-2011.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  4. ^ Colin, Gregoire. "Gregoire Colin". Retrieved 6-1-2011.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  5. ^ Colin, Gregoire. "The 10 French Film Stars You Should Know". Retrieved 6-1-2001.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  6. ^ Part of the programme Courts d'aujourd'hui by Les Cahiers du cinéma and l'Agence du court métrage à partir des films lauréats du Prix Qualité du CNC, shown in Paris 29 September 2010 (Thierry Méranger, Cahiers du cinéma, n° 659, p. 59)

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