Guillaume Canet

Guillaume Canet

actor, writer, director

Guillaume Canet was born on Apr 10, 1973 in France. Guillaume Canet's big-screen debut came with Le Chambon directed by Jean-Louis Lorenzi in 1994, strarring Frédéric. Guillaume Canet is known for La Belle Époque directed by Nicolas Bedos, Daniel Auteuil stars as Victor Drumond and Guillaume Canet as Antoine. Guillaume Canet has got 11 awards and 20 nominations so far. The most recent award Guillaume Canet achieved is Faro Island Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Guillaume Canet plays is Asterix & Obelix: The Middle Kingdom which will be released on May 19, 2023.

Son of horse breeders, the young man spent his childhood in the countryside near Paris. In his youth, Guillaume wanted to be a horse-rider, and briefly followed a professional career in the sport. A bad fall broke his dreams, but is at the origin of his acting career, and success. After briefly studying acting, he started his career. Eclectic and moving, Canet is also a successful director, he has directed movies like Ne le dis à personne (2006) and Les petits mouchoirs (2010)In 2015, after 20 years of career, he received his first important nod as an actor for playing a serial killer in La prochaine fois je viserai le coeur (2014). He was nominated to Cesar Awards but eventually lost to Pierre Niney. Before that, he received a nod as Breakout Actor in 1998.

  • Birthday

    Apr 10, 1973
  • Place of Birth

    Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France
  • Also known

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Known For


11 wins & 20 nominations

Faro Island Film Festival
Best Ensemble Performance
Winner - Golden Carp Film Award - International
Rome Film Fest
Une vie meilleure (2011)
Winner - Best Actor
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