Gerard Depardieu

Movie Actor

Birthday December 27, 1948

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Chateauroux, France

Age 74 years old

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French actor who played Napoleon, Jean Valijean, and Cyrano De Bergerac. He has won the Cesar Award for Best Actor multiple times and he won a Golden Globe Award for his role in Green Card.

Before Fame

He quit school at age 15 and began acting in Paris by age 16.


His role in the 1985 French romantic crime drama Police earned him a Venice Film Festival Award for Best Actor.

Family Life

Two of his children, Guillaume and Julie, became actors. He also has another daughter named Roxanne and another son named Jean.

Associated With

He starred in Green Card with Andie MacDowell.