French actor who played stock, comedic characters in various films, including The Possessed. In 1965, He played Don Léandro Sanna in the Luigi Zampa-directed film, A Question of Honor.
He appeared in the film Hotel du Nord.
He received an honorary Cesar, which is comparable to an Oscar, in 1989.
His son is a film director. He married Annette Martin in 1965.
He was in The Possessed alongside Omar Sharif.