Benoît Magimel

Benoît Magimel


Benoît Magimel was born on May 11, 1974 in France. Benoît Magimel's big-screen debut came with Les années campagne directed by Philippe Leriche in 1992, strarring Jules. Benoît Magimel is known for The Connection directed by Cédric Jimenez, Jean Dujardin stars as Pierre Michel and Gilles Lellouche as Gaëtan 'Tany' Zampa. Benoît Magimel has got 7 awards and 5 nominations so far. The most recent award Benoît Magimel achieved is César Awards, France. The upcoming new movie Benoît Magimel plays is Pacifiction which will be released on Jun 23, 2023.

Son of a nurse and a bank employee, Benoît Magimel was born in Paris and grew up there. At age 12, he played Momo in La vie est un long fleuve tranquille (1988) by Étienne Chatiliez. He stopped his studies at age 16 to become an actor.But he had a dual personality: on one hand the man of low budget films like La fille seule (1995), Une minute de silence (1998), Le roi danse (2000), Déjà mort (1998), Les voleurs (1996), Selon Matthieu (2000) alongside Nathalie Baye, La fleur du mal (2003), Errance (2003), Les enfants du siècle (1999) with Juliette Binoche, La demoiselle d'honneur (2004) with Laura Smet, La Pianiste (2001) alongside Isabelle Huppert, and on the other hand also wide audience releases like Nid de guêpes (2002), Les Rivières pourpres 2 : Les Anges de l'apocalypse (2004), Trouble (2005), Effroyables jardins (2003), and Les chevaliers du ciel (2005).Charming, ambiguous, talented Benoit Magimel will probably illuminate the next decade, and more.

  • Birthday

    May 11, 1974
  • Place of Birth

    Paris, France
  • Also known

    Benoit Magimel, 브누아 마지멜

Known For


7 wins & 5 nominations

César Awards, France
Best Actor (Meilleur acteur)
Winner - César
Best Supporting Actor (Meilleur acteur dans un second rôle)
Winner - César
Lumiere Awards, France
Best Actor (Meilleur acteur)
Winner - Lumiere Award
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