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Yvan Chiffre

Yvan Chiffre (3 March 1936 – 27 September 2016) was a French director, producer, and stunt coordinator. He is the father of Philippe Chiffre, Romain Chiffre and the grand father of César Chiffre. He was the stunt coordinator of Thunderball and Triple Cross by Terence Young, Is Paris Burning? by René Clément, Z by Costa Gavras, Hotel Paradiso by Peter Glenville. He was also the official stunt double of Jean Marais and Alain Delon, was stunt man on the Longest Day, and stunt double of Cary Grant in Charade, Sterling Hayden in Poppies Are Also Flowers, Eddie Constantine in Lucky Jo and many others... He also contributed to major French films like Zorro by Duccio Tessari, La Grande Vadrouille by Gérard Oury, Le Cercle Rouge by Jean-Pierre Melville, and more than 200 others. In 1992, he published an autobiography A l'ombre des stars, about his stuntman life. In 2014, he received in Paris the UNESCO prize. In 2017, the Academy Award, Oscars In Memoriam honors Yvan Chiffre for his life achievement. Source: Article "Yvan Chiffre" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Mar 3, 1936 In Rousson, Gard, France
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Blood on His Sword 1961-09-06
Latest Project:
Movie Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers 1984-07-27
Known For
Poster of Le fou du roi
Poster of Le Cercle Rouge
Poster of Fantomas
Poster of The Black Tulip
Movie Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers Tax Collector #1 1984-07-27
Movie Le fou du roi Taillevent 1984-05-16
Movie Borsalino and Co. 1974-10-23
Movie Time of the Wolves 1970-01-21
Movie Le Cercle Rouge Policeman 1970-10-19
Movie Borsalino 1970-05-19
Movie The Sicilian Clan Inspector (uncredited) 1969-12-01
Movie OSS 117: Mission for a Killer Un homme de main 1965-07-02
Movie Fantomas Unleashed Ein Mann aus Fant├┤mas 1965-12-08
Movie Anatomy of a Marriage: My Days with Françoise Christian 1964-01-31
Movie Fantomas Handlanger von Fantomas 1964-11-04
Movie Anatomy of a Marriage: My Days with Jean-Marc Christian 1964-01-31
Movie The Gallant Musketeer Yvon 1964-02-21
Movie The Black Tulip 1964-02-28
Movie OSS 117 Is Unleashed Agent Thibaud 1963-06-18
Movie Blood on His Sword 1961-09-06