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Maurice Barrier

Maurice Barrier (8 June 1932 – 12 April 2020) was a French actor and singer. Barrier was the son of a cabinetmaker, and had his first job working in his father's workshop. While in Rennes at age 28, he met several resident actors at the Théâtre National de Bretagne and made his stage debut in Caligula, written by Albert Camus. His first major role on television was in the film The Taking of Power by Louis XIV. His other major films included The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe, Two Men in Town, Black and White in Color, Coup de tête, and Flic Story. He played alongside several actors, such as Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Gabin, Alain Delon, Pierre Richard, Gérard Depardieu, and Gérard Jugnot. Barrier was married to the actress Hélène Manesse. The pair resided in Montréal, France from 1962 until Maurice's death on 12 April 2020 in Montbard at the age of 87 due to COVID-19. Source: Article "Maurice Barrier" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Jun 8, 1932 In Malicorne sur Sarthe, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire, France
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Taking of Power by Louis XIV 1966-10-08
Latest Project:
Movie Marié(s) ou presque 2008-04-30
Known For
Poster of Marié(s) ou presque
Poster of Vivement dimanche
Poster of The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe
Poster of Scene of the Crime
Movie Marié(s) ou presque Charles 2008-04-30
Movie La victoire des vaincus Le grand-père 2002-05-04
Series Vivement dimanche self 1998-09-20
Series Les Allumettes suédoises Bougras 1996-03-04
Series Catherine Courage Magenta 1993-01-09
Movie Louis, the Child King Guitaud 1993-06-02
Series David Lansky Angelo Sébastiani 1989-04-30
Movie Life and Nothing But Mercadot 1989-09-06
Series La valise en carton Alfredo 1988-04-08
Movie Fugitives Superintendant Duroc 1986-12-17
Movie One Woman or Two Le maire 1985-02-06
Movie The Specialists Kovacs 1985-03-13
Movie He Died with His Eyes Open Arthur Chalon 1985-10-09
Movie Scout toujours Marek 1985-11-27
Series Des grives aux loups Jean-Édouard Vialhe 1984-10-05
Movie And the Ship Sails On Ziolev 1983-10-06
Movie The ComDads Raffart 1983-11-23
Movie The Outsider Tonton 1983-10-26
Movie The Return of Martin Guerre Pierre Guerre 1982-05-14
Series Les Chevaux du soleil Antoine Bouychou 1980-10-22
Movie Hothead Berri, boss of the 'Penalty' 1979-02-14
Movie The Gang Lucien 1977-01-19
Movie Black and White in Color Caprice 1976-01-01
Series Paul Gauguin Gauguin 1975-05-23
Movie The Gypsy Jacques Helman 1975-12-05
Movie Flic Story Rene Bollec 1975-10-01
Movie Two Men in Town Investigating judge 1973-10-24
Movie The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe Chaperon, Toulouse agent 1972-12-06
Movie Raphael or the Debauched One 1971-04-02
Series Scene of the Crime Khamon 1970-11-29
Movie The Taking of Power by Louis XIV D'Artagnan 1966-10-08