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Patrice Laffont

Patrice Laffont (born 21 August 1939 in Marseille) is a French television presenter, actor and entertainer. During the 1960s Laffont had a passion for acting, where he became a star on stage and screen with his friends Michel Fugain and Michel Sardou. During the 1970s he joined Europe 1 where most of his programmes were produced by Armand Jammot. His television career includes hosting Des chiffres et des lettres (French original of the UK's Countdown) which he did between 1972 and 1989, and again since 2007. He hosted the French version of Fort Boyard and Pyramid between 1990 and 1997, he hosted the 2005 edition of Intervilles, presented poker tournaments for Direct 8. Laffont is the father of Axelle Laffont and Mathilde Laffont. Source: Article "Patrice Laffont" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Aug 21, 1940 In Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Suitor 1962-11-12
Latest Project:
Movie La grande histoire de l'Eurovision 2020-05-16
Known For
Poster of La Télé des années 90
Poster of Fear City: A Family-Style Comedy
Poster of The Beautiful Story
Poster of Fort Boyard
Movie La grande histoire de l'Eurovision Unknown 2020-05-16
Series La Télé des années 90 Himself 2019-01-11
Movie Dernier tour de piste Daniel 2019-07-06
Movie Gentlemen déménageurs Unknown 2018-06-20
Movie Un chapeau de paille d'italie Vezinet, sourd 2016-12-25
Movie L'hôtel du libre échange Monsieur Mathieu 2015-12-22
Movie Un fil à la patte, côté cour, côté jardin Unknown 2005-06-28
Movie Beaumarchais the Scoundrel Officier des douanes 1996-03-20
Movie Fear City: A Family-Style Comedy Patrice Laffont 1994-03-09
Movie The Beautiful Story Himself 1992-03-18
Series Fort Boyard Maître du Fort 1990-07-07
Movie L'associé Un présentateur TV 1979-08-22
Movie Ces messieurs de la gâchette Luigi Lombardi 1970-04-08
Movie La Tête du client Guy Tannait 1965-09-03
Movie Le Gendarme de Saint-Tropez Jean-Luc 1964-09-08
Movie The Virgins Rémi 1963-05-22
Movie The Suitor Stella's Son 1962-11-12