December 4, 1922, Cannes – November 25, 1959
Gérard Philipe was a prominent French actor who appeared in 34 films between 1944 and 1959.
Adored by women for his good looks, Gérard Philipe was also a very talented actor and highly regarded by his peers. He played roles as diverse as Faust and Modigliani and he was sought out by France’s preeminent directors for his versatility and professionalism.
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