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Jacques Weber

Jacques Weber (born 23 August 1949) is a French actor, director and writer. Passionate about drama from his youth, Jacques Weber joined the Conservatoire national supérieur d'art dramatique at the age of 20, and won the prix d'Excellence when he left. He joined Robert Hossein in Reims. He then began a rich theatrical career and a sporadic cinema career. Marcel Cravenne hired him in 1970 for Tartuffe. In 1972, he was Haroun in Faustine et le Bel Été and played the role of Hugo in État de siège by Costa-Gavras. He was seduced by Claude Jade in Le Malin Plaisir (1975), and by Anicée Alvina in Une femme fatale (1976). The young actor with much sex-appeal (he appeared in Le Malin Plaisir completely naked) was in 1982 Bel Ami by Guy de Maupassant in the adaptation by Pierre Cardinal. On television, he was, among others, Le Comte de Monte-Cristo by Denys de La Patellière and Judge Antoine Rives in the show by Gilles Béhat. Noticeable on film as Comte de Guiche in Cyrano de Bergerac (1990) and Don Juan (1998), where he seduces Emmanuelle Béart. In 2008, he joined Isabelle Adjani in a televised adaptation of Figaro which he directed for France 3. From 1979 to 1985, he appeared at the Centre dramatique national in Lyon (Théâtre du 8th), and from 1986 to 2001, the Théâtre de Nice, Centre dramatique national Nice-Côte d'Azur. He has starred and directed in many of the great roles of classical theatre, including Cyrano, where he excelled for many seasons. Jacques Weber published Des petits coins de paradis in October 2009, his first work, which relates to his work as an artist and his friends. He is married to Christine Weber and has three children: two sons, Tommy and Stanley, and one daughter, Kim. Source: Article "Jacques Weber" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Aug 23, 1949 In Paris, France
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Lancelot du Lac 1970-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Les Damnés de la Commune 2021-03-16
Known For
Poster of Tu vivras ma fille
Poster of HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami
Poster of Vivement dimanche
Poster of Cyrano de Bergerac
Movie Les Damnés de la Commune Victor Hugo (voice) 2021-03-16
Movie Andy Serge 2019-09-04
Movie Yesterday Werner 2018-08-01
Series Tu vivras ma fille Professeur Grezly 2018-09-08
Movie Je ne t'aime pas Unknown 2018-06-21
Movie Tu vivras ma fille Unknown 2018-09-17
Movie Meurtres en Haute-Savoie Francis Garibaldi 2018-10-13
Series La Mante Charles Carrot 2017-09-04
Movie Death in Sarajevo Jacques 2016-04-07
Movie Sleepless Night in Paris Unknown 2015-03-14
Movie Les Bêtises André 2015-07-22
Series The Passenger Jean-Pierre Toinin 2015-11-06
Movie The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles Marcel Grobz 2014-04-09
Movie A Prince (almost) Charming Charles Lavantin 2013-01-07
Movie Le Grand Retournement Le banquier Weber 2013-01-22
Movie Arrête de pleurer Pénélope Aimé Badaroux 2012-06-06
Movie HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami Papa Dan 2012-04-03
Movie Bienvenue parmi nous Max 2012-06-13
Movie Mystery at Moulin Rouge Harold Meyer 2011-06-10
Movie Joseph l'insoumis 2011-10-18
Movie Together Is Too Much Roger 2010-02-17
Movie All About Actresses Jacques Weber 2009-01-28
Movie Mom Lost It! Claude Monceau 2009-12-15
Movie Please, Please Me! Elisabeth's Father 2009-06-24
Movie Intrusions 2008-09-03
Movie Les Héritières Ottavio della Roca 2008-10-18
Movie Ambitious Saint-Clair 2007-01-24
Movie Odette Toulemonde Olaf Pims 2006-11-06
Movie Les Aristos Le comte Charles-Valérand d'Arbac de Neuville 2006-09-20
Movie L’Évangile selon Pilate Pilate 2005-01-01
Movie Seven Years of Marriage Claude 2003-06-25
Movie Ruy Blas Don César 2002-10-27
Movie L'affaire Kergalen Jean Leguennec 2001-03-02
Movie Mausolée pour une garce Henri Taride 2001-11-17
Movie Bérénice Unknown 2000-11-22
Movie Let There Be Light! professeur Lang 1998-07-08
Movie Don Juan Don Juan 1998-04-28
Series Vivement dimanche self 1998-09-20
Movie Beaumarchais the Scoundrel Duc de Chaulnes 1996-03-20
Movie The Little Boy Le père 1995-01-11
Movie Rupture(s) un clochard 1993-10-26
Movie The Elegant Criminal Unknown 1990-12-19
Movie Cyrano de Bergerac Comte de Guiche 1990-01-01
Movie The Witches' Sabbath Prof. Cadò 1988-05-26
Movie A Man and a Woman: 20 Years Later lui-même 1986-05-13
Movie The Razor's Edge Karim 1985-01-02
Movie Staircase C Conrad 1985-06-06
Movie Rive droite, rive gauche Guarrigue 1984-10-30
Movie The Adolescent Jean 1979-01-24
Series Le Comte de Monte-Cristo Edmond Dantès/Count of Monte-Cristo/Father Busoni/Lord Wilmore 1979-12-08
Movie Le loup blanc Le capitaine Didier 1977-11-30
Movie The Barons Carlo 1975-01-01
Movie Le malin plaisir Marc 1975-01-01
Movie Une femme fatale Philippe Mathelin 1974-11-16
Movie The Woman with Red Boots le peintre 1974-12-11
Movie Nothing to Report Alain Charpentier 1973-08-15
Movie Private Screening Philippe / Le comédien 1973-10-08
Movie Faustine and the Beautiful Summer Haroun 1972-01-12
Movie State of Siege Hugo 1972-12-30
Movie Raphael or the Debauched One 1971-04-02
Movie Lancelot du Lac Gauvain 1970-01-01
Movie Un ange passe Albert 1970-03-07