Famous French actor who appeared in the popular 1957 musical, Funny Face. One of his only English-speaking roles took place in Day of the Jackal, an assassination film starring Edward Fox.
He originally intended on becoming a doctor, and even enrolled in medical school before deciding to pursue acting full time.
He played Portal in the 1978 TV show, Les Cinq Dernieres Minutes.
He married Frederique Homo, his longtime partner.
In 1957, he was cast in Funny Face, which starred Audrey Hepburn.