Famous French T V & Movie Producers

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 1 Damien Chazelle

Damien Chazelle.
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: January 19, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Best known for his 2014 psychological drama film Whiplash, Damien Chazelle is a Rhode Island-born American film director and screenwriter. An alumnus of the Harvard University, he began his career with a black-and-white musical, writing screenplays before making his breakthrough with Whiplash, winning several awards not only for the film, but also for La La Land and First Man.

 2 Luc Besson

Luc Besson.
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: March 18, 1959
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France

Luc Besson is a French film director, producer, and screenwriter. He started working in the film industry as an assistant to famous directors and learned the nuances of direction. He then moved on to direct films and launched his own production company. He is considered a key figure in the Cinéma du look movement. 

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 3 Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski.
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Famous As: French-Polish Film Director
Birthdate: August 18, 1933
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France

Polish-French film director, producer, writer, and actor Roman Polanski is a popular yet controversial figure. He has made several critically acclaimed films and has received six Oscar nominations. He has been accused of sexual abuse by numerous women and is a subject of an Interpol red notice issued for his arrest.

 4 François Truffaut

François Truffaut.
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: February 6, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 21, 1984

François Truffaut was a French film director, producer, screenwriter, and actor. He is credited to be one of the founders of the French New Wave. Beginning his career in the mid-1950s, he was active in the entertainment industry for close to three decades. His film The 400 Blows is considered a defining film of the French New Wave movement. 

 5 Roger Vadim

Roger Vadim.
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: January 26, 1928
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris
Died: February 11, 2000

Roger Vadim was a French film director, producer, screenwriter, and artist. He is remembered for his visually aesthetic movies with erotic qualities. He was also popular for his relationships with beautiful actresses like Catherine Deneuve, Cindy Pickett, and Margaret Markov. Also an author, Vadim wrote several books, including his autobiography, From One Star to the Next.

 6 Maiwenn

Maiwenn
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 17, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Les Lilas, France

Pressured by her mother, actress-cum-filmmaker Maiwenn began her acting career at a very tender age, making her mark with the role of Elle, as a child, in One Deadly Summer. Continuing to perform, she took a hiatus after her marriage, eventually returning to acting, starring in movies like High Tension before venturing into film-direction; she quickly achieved international recognition with Polisse

 7 Michel Gondry

Michel Gondry
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: May 8, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Versailles, France
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 8 Greg Lansky

Greg Lansky
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: December 12, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France

 9 Mathieu Kassovitz

Mathieu Kassovitz
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: August 3, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France

 10 Jean Renoir

Jean Renoir.
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Famous As: Film Director, Actor, Producer
Birthdate: September 15, 1894
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 12, 1979

Jean Renoir was a French film director, screenwriter, and producer. The son of the prominent painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Jean was one of the first filmmakers to be known as an auteur. He started working during the silent film era and made more than 40 silent films. In 1975, he received a Lifetime Achievement Academy Award.

 11 Cecilia Peck

Cecilia Peck
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Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: May 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 12 Mathilde Ollivier

Mathilde Ollivier
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 20, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Montparnasse, Paris, France

 13 Jamel Debbouze

Jamel Debbouze
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 18, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France

 14 Julie Gayet

Julie Gayet
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Famous As: Film actress
Birthdate: June 3, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Suresnes, Hauts-de-Seine, France

 15 Edwige Fenech

Edwige Fenech
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Annaba, Algeria

 16 Candide Thovex

Candide Thovex
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Famous As: Freestyle skier
Birthdate: May 22, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Annecy, France

 17 Dany Boon

Dany Boon
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 26, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Armentières, France

 18 Jean-Jacques Annaud

Jean-Jacques Annaud
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: October 1, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Île-de-France, France

 19 Michel Hazanavicius

Michel Hazanavicius
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: March 29, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France

 20 Hugo Becker

Hugo Becker
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 13, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Metz, France

 21 Jacques Audiard

Jacques Audiard
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: April 30, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France

 22 Jean-Marc Barr

Jean-Marc Barr
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 27, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bitburg, Germany

 23 Christian Clavier

Christian Clavier
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 6, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France

 24 Caroline Proust

Caroline Proust
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 18, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Le Vigan, France

 25 Ovidie

Ovidie
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: August 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lille, France

 26 Jacques Charrier

Jacques Charrier
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 6, 1936
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Metz, France

 27 Ludo Lefebvre

Ludo Lefebvre
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Famous As: Restaurateur
Birthdate: April 18, 1971
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Burgundy

 28 Philippe Garrel

Philippe Garrel
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: April 6, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boulogne-Billancourt, France

 29 Christoph Clark

Christoph Clark
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Famous As: Pornographic actor
Birthdate: February 9, 1958
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Franche-Comté, France

 30 Thierry Lhermitte

Thierry Lhermitte
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 24, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France

 31 Aïssa Maïga

Aïssa Maïga
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 25, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dakar, Senegal

 32 Henri-Georges Clouzot

Henri-Georges Clouzot
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: November 20, 1907
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Niort, France
Died: January 12, 1977

 33 André Weinfeld

André Weinfeld
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Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: April 6, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France

André Weinfeld is a TV and film producer, cinematographer, director, screenwriter, journalist, and photographer. In addition to covering the rock and roll and pop scenes of the 1960s and 1970s, André Weinfeld also worked as a war correspondent, covering wars such as the Six-Day War, Vietnam War, and the Yom Kippur War.

 34 Virginie Silla

Virginie Silla
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Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Ottawa

 35 Patrice Chéreau

Patrice Chéreau
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Famous As: Opera Director
Birthdate: November 2, 1944
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lézigné, Huillé-Lézigné, France
Died: October 7, 2013

 36 Roschdy Zem

Roschdy Zem
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 27, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gennevilliers, Hauts-de-Seine, France

 37 Celine Cousteau

Celine Cousteau
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: June 6, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles County, California, United States

 38 Gérard Jugnot

Gérard Jugnot
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 4, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France

 39 Cédric Klapisch

Cédric Klapisch
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: September 4, 1961
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

 40 Max Linder

Max Linder
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 16, 1883
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cavernes, Saint-Loubès, Gironde, French Third Republic
Died: November 1, 1925

 41 Isild Le Besco

Isild Le Besco
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 22, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France

 42 Lilyan Chauvin

Lilyan Chauvin
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 6, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: June 26, 2008

 43 Olivier Gruner

Olivier Gruner
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Famous As: Commando
Birthdate: August 2, 1960
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France

 44 Francis Veber

Francis Veber
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: July 28, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

 45 Jean-Xavier de Lestrade

Jean-Xavier de Lestrade
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: July 1, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mirande, France

 46 Alexander Salkind

Alexander Salkind
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Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: June 2, 1921
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Danzig, Free City of Danzig
Died: March 8, 1997

 47 Guillaume Gallienne

Guillaume Gallienne
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 8, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

 48 Kev Adams

Kev Adams
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: July 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France

 49 Edouard Baer

Edouard Baer
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 1, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France

 50 Tony Gatlif

Tony Gatlif
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: September 10, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Algiers, Algeria