Claude Chabrol

#135688
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
24, 1930
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Sep 12, 2010 (80)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
24, 1930
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Sep 12, 2010 (80)

About

French New Wave director who directed the 1958 film Les Cousins and the 1975 film Les Innocents Aux Mains Sales. Prior to directing films, he worked as a critic for Cahiers du Cinema.

Before Fame

He studied pharmacology and literature at the Sorbonne.

Trivia

He became one of the most prolific New Wave directors by creating at least one film per year beginning in 1958.

Family Life

He married Agnes Goute in 1956, and they divorced in 1962. In 1964, he married Stephane Audran, and they divorced in 1980. In 1983, he married Aurore Paquiss.

Associated With

In 1957, he co-wrote "Hitchcock", a book on the films of American director Alfred Hitchcock.