Roger Pierre

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Roger Pierre
Roger Pierre in 2006
Born August 30, 1923
Paris, France
Died January 23, 2010
Paris, France
Occupation Comedian, actor

Roger Pierre (August 30, 1923 – January 23, 2010) was a French comedian and actor.

Early life[edit]

Roger Pierre was born on August 30, 1923 in Paris, France.


Pierre and Jean-Marc Thibault were one of France's most popular comedy acts. Working regularly throughout the 1950s, 60s, and 70s, Pierre's first film was 1953's "Belle mentalité (Wonderful Mentality). He appeared in such comedies as Mary Mary (1963), Who Is This Woman? (1967), The Sole Heir (1980), Mr Masure (1987), The Night of Barbizon and The Tureen (2001).[1]

In 1973, Pierre and Thibault starred in the 1973 comedic television series Les Maudits Rois fainéants (The Damned Lazy Kings) (fr), which parodied the 1972 TV adaptation of Les Rois maudits.[1]


Pierre died in his native Paris, aged 86, from cancer.[1][2]

Selected filmography[edit]

Director and actor[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "The actor Roger Pierre died". 16 February 2010. Retrieved 5 July 2015. 
  2. ^ "Roger Pierre est mort: son parcours...". The Huffington Post (in French). 24 January 2010. Retrieved 5 July 2015. 

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