Pierre Brasseur Actor

Pierre Brasseur is a 66 years old actor from France from Paris. Pierre Brasseur was born on December 22, 1905 (died on August 16, 1972, he was 66 years old) in Paris as Pierre-Albert Espinasse.

Pierre Brasseur



Pierre Brasseur born Pierre-Albert Espinasse was a French actor. He was the son of actor Georges Espinasse and actress Germaine Brasseur while the latter was married to Albert Brasseur. His grandfather Jules Brasseur was an actor as well. The family tradition of using the name Brasseur was continued by his son Claude and his grandson Alexandre. Renowned for playing outsized characters Brasseur is probably best known in the anglophone world for his portrayal of the actor Frédérick Lemaître in Les Enfants du Paradis and as Docteur Génessier in the hor...
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His real name:
Birth name of Pierre Brasseur is Pierre-Albert Espinasse
Is Pierre Brasseur still alive?

No, he died on 08/16/1972, 51 years ago. He was 66 years old when he died. Cause of death: myocardial infarction. He died in Bruneck and buried in Père Lachaise Cemetery .



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He married with Odette Joyeux (85), in 1935. Pierre Brasseur was 29 and Odette Joyeux was 20 years old. After 10 years, they break up in 1945.


He had one child, Claude (87, French racing driver) . When his first child, Claude Brasseur, was born, Pierre Brasseur was 30 years old.


Pierre Brasseur Movies (98)

There are 98 movies of Pierre Brasseur.

His first feature film was Children of Paradise (1946, as Frédérick Lemaître). He was 40 when he starred in this movie. Since 1946, he has appeared in 98 feature films. The last one is Macédoine (1971). .

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Pierre Brasseur movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Pierre Brasseur TV Shows (1)

His first TV Show was Cinépanorama (1956).

Awards (1)

Awarded Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres .

What was Pierre's zodiac sign?

Pierre Brasseur zodiac sign was capricorn.

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