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Paul Bisciglia

Paul Bisciglia (30 July 1928 – 18 April 2010) was a French film actor. Throughout his acting career, Bisciglia appeared in more than one-hundred feature films. He made his debut in the 1950 film Trois télégrammes. What followed was several uncredited roles, before landing a much larger part in drama Clara de Montargis. During the fifties, he appeared in many drama films, including the award-winning Avant le déluge, with Antoine Balpêtré, and again several more uncredited roles. During the sixties, Bisciglia began to appear more frequently in television series and television films, although he was included in many films such as The Wretches, with Michèle Morgan, Les vieux de la vieille, with Pierre Fresnay, Paris nous appartient, Le signe du lion, and in 1966, he appeared in his first leading role in Alain Cuniot's L'or et le plomb. In 1969, Bisciglia had a small role in the horror film La vampire nue, the second feature film from director Jean Rollin. It was Bisciglia's first of several times working with Rollin. He worked with the director again in the successful films Requiem pour un vampire, with Marie-Pierre Castel and Mireille D'Argent, Les démoniaques, Lèvres de sang, and the zombie classic Les Raisins de la Mort, with Marie-Georges Pascal. His career continued through the seventies and eighties, such as the Golden Globe-nominated Les aventures de Rabbi Jacob, Club privé pour couples avertis, with Philippe Gasté of Jean Rollin's Requiem pour un vampire, Verdict, with Sophia Loren, L'aile ou la cuisse, Family Rock, and he voiced in three animated films Astérix et la surprise de César (Asterix vs. Caesar), Astérix chez les Bretons (Asterix in Britain) and Astérix et le coup du menhir (Asterix and the Big Fight). Bisciglia's acting career continued until 1999, during which he appeared in two final feature films, Profil bas and Montana Blues. Bisciglia also had a successful television career appearing in a number of television series and films. He made his first appearance in the 1957 television film L'équipage au complet. His television films include Elle s'abaisse pour vaincre, Les fiancés de Loches, Claudine à Paris and the television film remeke Les liaisons dangereuses. His television series credits include Le théâtre de la jeunesse, Rocambole, Les saintes chéries, Schulmeister, espion de l'empereur, Les brigades du Tigre, De mémoire d'homme, Les cinq dernières minutes, Désiré Lafarge, Commissaire Moulin, Les enquêtes du commissaire Maigret and Julien Fontanes, magistrat. Source: Article "Paul Bisciglia" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.


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Born:
Jul 30, 1928 In Algiers, Alger, France [now Algeria]
Movie/TV Credits:
53
First Appeared:
In the movie Before the Deluge 1954-02-26
Latest Project:
Movie Un fil à la patte 2002-05-15
Known For
Poster of Asterix and the Big Fight
Poster of Allez la Rafale !
Poster of The Wing or The Thigh?
Poster of The Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacob
Filmography
Movie Un fil à la patte 2002-05-15
Movie Asterix and the Big Fight Agecanonix (voice) 1989-10-04
Movie Love Without Pity L'homme de l'Huma 1989-11-22
Movie Asterix in Britain (voice) 1986-12-03
Movie La Baraka le client 1982-12-15
Movie Belles, blondes et bronzées Unknown 1981-09-23
Movie Les contes de La Fontaine Messire Jean 1980-10-22
Movie Trop au lit pour être honnête La garçon 1980-07-30
Movie Anthracite 1980-09-08
Movie Cause Always... I'm Interested in You L'agent de police 1979-04-18
Series Claudine Le chanteur des rues 1978-04-12
Series Allez la Rafale ! Riton 1977-05-20
Movie The Teasers Go to Paris Unknown 1977-11-02
Movie Brigade Call Girls Henri 1977-07-06
Series Nick Verlaine ou Comment voler la tour Eiffel Le commissaire 1976-07-08
Series Police Commissioner Moulin Un journaliste 1976-08-04
Movie The Wing or The Thigh? Porter 1976-10-27
Series Minichronique L'épicier 1976-12-20
Movie That Most Important Thing: Love The Assistant Director 1975-02-12
Movie The Seventh Company Has Been Found 1975-12-10
Movie Lips of Blood The Psychiatrist 1975-05-17
Movie Jury of One Unknown 1974-09-11
Movie House of 1000 Pleasures Le livreur (uncredited) 1974-01-16
Movie Sexy Boom Cremier 1974-10-16
Movie Like a Pot of Strawberries 1974-09-11
Movie The Slap Unknown 1974-10-23
Movie The Demoniacs Paul 1974-12-05
Movie Young Casanova Le flic dubitatif 1974-11-20
Movie The Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacob Pump attendant 1973-10-17
Movie Who Cares: Anatomy of a Delivery Boy Le contremaître 1971-03-17
Movie Le Cinéma de papa un acteur 1971-02-10
Movie Requiem for a Vampire Man with the Bike 1971-08-01
Movie The Nude Vampire Butler 1970-05-01
Movie Only the Cool Unknown 1970-06-03
Series L'Homme du Picardie Peucheu 1968-12-16
Movie Action Man 1967-05-31
Movie Cherchez l'idole Tailor's assistant 1964-02-26
Movie Le Gendarme de Saint-Tropez Berater des Prinzen 1964-09-08
Movie Le Coup de bambou Unknown 1963-04-11
Movie Sign of the Lion Willy 1962-05-03
Movie The Fruit Is Ripe Unknown 1961-06-22
Movie The Wretches Unknown 1960-05-08
Movie The Old Guard Jojo, le fiancé de Mariette 1960-09-02
Movie Witness in the City 1959-05-06
Movie The Cousins Marc 1959-03-11
Movie Night Dance Hall Unknown 1959-07-24
Movie Provisional Liberty Unknown 1958-05-16
Movie The Seventh Commandment Le chasseur 1957-02-01
Movie Sunday Buddies Lucien dit: "Lulu", un collègue de l'usine 1957-07-01
Movie Les Hommes en blanc Un interne 1955-05-09
Movie Before the Deluge Jean-Jacques Noblet 1954-02-26
Movie Papa, maman, la bonne et moi... Un locataire du sixième étage (uncredited) 1954-11-26
Movie Quai des blondes le chasseur de l'hôtel 1954-04-07