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Gérard Depardieu

1948 - Today

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Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu, CQ (UK: , US: , French: [ʒeʁaʁ ɡzavje maʁsɛl dəpaʁdjø] (listen); born 27 December 1948) is a French actor, filmmaker, businessman and vineyard owner since 1989 who is one of the most prolific thespians in film history. He has completed over 250 films since 1967, almost exclusively as a lead. Depardieu has worked with over 150 film directors whose most notable collaborations include Jean-Luc Godard, François Truffaut, Maurice Pialat, Alain Resnais, Claude Chabrol, Ridley Scott and Bernardo Bertolucci. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gérard Depardieu has received more than 4,597,194 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia. Gérard Depardieu is the 59th most popular actor (up from 76th in 2019), the 182nd most popular biography from France (up from 220th in 2019) and the 7th most popular French Actor.

Gérard Depardieu is most famous for his role in the movie Cyrano de Bergerac.

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Among actors, Gérard Depardieu ranks 59 out of 9,996Before him are Elizabeth Taylor, Catherine Deneuve, Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Hepburn, Omar Sharif, and Greta Garbo. After him are Brad Pitt, Rowan Atkinson, Clark Gable, Sharon Tate, Kirk Douglas, and Vin Diesel.

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Among people born in 1948, Gérard Depardieu ranks 4Before him are Charles, Prince of Wales, Al Gore, and Jean Reno. After him are Samuel L. Jackson, Svetlana Alexievich, Jean-Michel Jarre, Terry Pratchett, Cat Stevens, Eckhart Tolle, Ozzy Osbourne, and Sauli Niinistö.

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In France

Among people born in France, Gérard Depardieu ranks 182 out of 6,011Before him are Louis VIII of France (1187), Pope John XXII (1244), Pope Urban V (1310), François Viète (1540), Prince Eugene of Savoy (1663), and Louis de Broglie (1892). After him are Jean-Luc Godard (1930), Pierre-Joseph Proudhon (1809), Augustin-Louis Cauchy (1789), Alexis de Tocqueville (1805), Théodore Géricault (1791), and Louis VII of France (1120).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Gérard Depardieu ranks 7Before him are Alain Delon (1935), Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933), Brigitte Bardot (1934), Louis de Funès (1914), Sarah Bernhardt (1844), and Catherine Deneuve (1943). After him are Jean Marais (1913), Jean Gabin (1904), Marcel Marceau (1923), Jean Renoir (1894), Jeanne Moreau (1928), and Fernandel (1903).

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