Jacques Dutronc

Jacques Dutronc

actor, composer, music department

Jacques Dutronc was born on Apr 28, 1943 in France. Jacques Dutronc's big-screen debut came with O.K. patron directed by Claude Vital in 1974, strarring Léon Bonnet. Jacques Dutronc is known for Van Gogh directed by Maurice Pialat, Jacques Dutronc stars as Vincent Van Gogh and Alexandra London as Marguerite (Gachet). Jacques Dutronc has got 3 awards and 3 nominations so far. The most recent award Jacques Dutronc achieved is César Awards, France. The upcoming new movie Jacques Dutronc plays is Le deuxième souffle which will be released on Oct 24, 2007.

Regardless of being called 'a dilettante of music', Jacques Dutronc became a very popular French singer and composer since the mid-60s. In the early 70s he began his screen career collaborating with such directors as Jean-Luc Godard, Andrzej Zulawski, Claude Lelouch and Maurice Pialat. For his unusual portrayal of Vincent van Gogh in Maurice Pialat's Van Gogh (1991) he was awarded Cesar in 1992. He continues his musical career and in 1995 he recorded the new album called "A part ça".

  • Birthday

    Apr 28, 1943
  • Place of Birth

    Paris, France

Known For


3 wins & 3 nominations

César Awards, France
Winner - Honorary César
Best Actor (Meilleur acteur)
Winner - César
Marrakech International Film Festival
C'est la vie (2001)
Winner - Best Actor

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