Michel Duchaussoy

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Michel Duchaussoy
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Duchaussoy in 2008
Born (1938-11-29)29 November 1938
Valenciennes, France
Died 13 March 2012(2012-03-13) (aged 73)
Paris, France
Occupation Actor
Years active 1962-2012

Michel Duchaussoy (29 November 1938 – 13 March 2012)[1] was a French film actor, who appeared in more than 130 films between 1962 and 2012.

He was born Michel Rene Jacques Duchaussoy in Valenciennes, France on 29 November 1938. At first a theater actor, he worked for many years in the Comédie Française, where he started his career in 1964.[2]

Duchaussoy performed in many French classic plays including those by Molière, Marivaux, Corneille and Ionesco. He received the prestigious Molière award for best supporting actor in 2003.[2]

The deep-voiced actor dubbed Marlon Brando in the French version of Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather.[2]

In 2010 he co-starred with Sophie Marceau in Yann Samuell's L’age de raison.[2]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "Le comédien Michel Duchaussoy est mort". RTL. Retrieved 2012-03-12. 
  2. ^ a b c d Minovitz, Ethan (14 March 2012). "French actor Michel Duchaussoy was voice of Aramis". Big Cartoon News. Retrieved 14 March 2012. 

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