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Léon Mathot

Léon Mathot (5 March 1886, Roubaix, Nord-Pas-de-Calais - 6 March 1968, in Paris) was a French film actor and film director best known perhaps for playing Edmond Dantes in The Count of Monte Cristo film serial in 1918. He appeared in the 1923 silent film Coeur fidèle, directed by Jean Epstein. He starred in some 60 films mostly in silent film between 1906 and 1939. He turned director in 1927 whilst still appearing in several films and retired in 1953 directing well over 20 films.

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Mar 6, 1885
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Dramatic Passion of Algabert and Elisberth of Rodembourg 1912-09-18
Latest Project:
Movie Passeport 13.444 1931-07-08
Known For
Poster of The Red Inn
Poster of L'Empereur des pauvres
Poster of La zone de la mort
Poster of Barberousse
Movie Passeport 13.444 Unknown 1931-07-08
Movie Le mystère de la villa rose Langeac 1930-01-17
Movie Yasmina Unknown 1927-02-11
Movie The Cradle of God Unknown 1926-06-04
Movie The Devil in the City Marc Herner 1925-01-30
Movie Der Maler und sein Modell 1925-04-24
Movie The Red Inn Prosper Magnan 1923-09-27
Movie Cœur fidèle Jean 1923-11-23
Movie L'Empereur des pauvres Marc Anavan 1922-01-01
Movie Être ou ne pas être Unknown 1922-12-03
Movie Blanchette Unknown 1921-04-22
Movie Work Luc Froment 1920-01-16
Movie L'ami Fritz 1920-02-06
Movie The Empire of Diamonds Unknown 1920-12-19
Movie The Count of Monte Cristo Edmond Dantès 1918-01-02
Movie Will Louis Hérault 1917-04-13
Movie The Right to Life Jacques Alberty 1917-01-05
Movie Barberousse Trively 1917-04-13
Movie La zone de la mort Unknown 1917-10-12
Movie Deadly Gas 1916-09-01
Movie The Tragic Mill Unknown 1916-11-22
Movie Nemrod et compagnie 1916-12-08
Movie The Bridge That Failed Unknown 1914-01-01
Movie Dramatic Passion of Algabert and Elisberth of Rodembourg Prince Algabert 1912-09-18
Movie Le secret de l'acier Joachim Goethal 1912-12-26