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Xavier Gélin

Xavier Gélin (21 June 1946 – 2 July 1999) was a French actor and film producer, and son of French film star Daniel Gélin and Danièle Delorme. Through his father, he was a half-brother of Fiona Gélin and Maria Schneider, also actresses. Gélin, a French actor and a mainstay of popular French cinema for more than three decades, died of cancer at the age of 53. He played supporting roles in more than 20 films, including Gerard Oury's 1973 comic hit "The Adventures of Rabbi Jacob" with Louis de Funes. He also starred in Claude Lelouche's "Adventure, It's Adventure" and "The Devil by the Tail" by Phillippe de Broca. Other hits include Claude Pinoteau's "The Slap" and "The Party-2." Source: Article "Xavier Gélin" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Jun 21, 1946 In Paris, France
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Pillaged 1967-11-15
Latest Project:
Movie Signé Furax 1981-04-01
Known For
Poster of Signé Furax
Poster of The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe
Poster of Macédoine
Poster of Les yeux de l'été
Movie Signé Furax Théo Courant 1981-04-01
Movie One Can Say It Without Getting Angry Un automobiliste 1978-01-11
Movie S*P*Y*S Paul 1974-09-05
Movie The Slap Xavier 1974-10-23
Movie The Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacob Alexandre, general's son 1973-10-17
Movie The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe Motorist in his convertible (uncredited) 1972-12-06
Movie Money Money Money Daniel Massar, Lino's son 1972-05-04
Movie Repeated Absences Le 2e flic 1972-11-01
Movie La Ville-bidon Un jeune cadre 1971-01-01
Movie Macédoine Unknown 1971-01-01
Movie Un enfant dans la ville Unknown 1971-12-12
Movie Judge Roy Bean Antonio 1971-03-03
Movie The Bear and the Doll Unknown 1970-02-04
Movie Les yeux de l'été L'ami 1969-01-01
Movie La Maison de campagne acteur 1969-11-10
Movie The Devil by the Tail Charly - le garagiste 1969-02-07
Movie Pillaged Michel Castagnier 1967-11-15