Gérard Depardieu

Gérard Depardieu

French actor
Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu, CQ is a French actor, filmmaker, businessman and vineyard owner since 1989 who is one of the most prolific thespians in film history having completed over 250 films since 1967 almost exclusively as a lead.Wikipedia
BornDecember 27, 1948
HometownChâteauroux, France
Net worth$250 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseÉlisabeth Depardieu (m 1971 - 1996)
PartnerCarole Bouquet , Clémentine Igou (2005 - present)
ChildrenGuillaume Depardieu , Julie Depardieu
ParentsAlice Depardieu , René Depardieu
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Film show: Gérard Depardieu as Inspector Maigret

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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1992British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActor in a Leading RoleCyrano de BergeracNominated
1991Academy AwardActor in a Leading RoleCyrano de BergeracNominated
1991Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyGreen CardWinner
1990Cannes Film FestivalBest ActorCyrano de BergeracWinner
1987British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActor in a Leading RoleJean de FloretteNominated

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