He played the role of Inspector Antoine Gallien in Garde a Vue. His other films include Le Far West, La Rumba, and Carmen 63.
He debuted in the 1953 film, Touchez pas au Grisbi as Angelo Fraiser.
He played Jean in the 20th century version of Les Miserables.
He had four children with Odette Lecomte, whom he married in 1942.
He was in Vengeance with Michael York.