Played "Uncle Honore" in the 1984 London production of "Gigi".
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Jean Pierre Aumont | Pierre Aumont
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I could read English but spoke scarcely a word when I landed here in America). I didn't understand English and I had to learn the language. In the play I did with Katharine Cornell I played my whole part learning the lines phonetically. On opening night I played the part not understanding a word I was saying, and I've never gotten such good reviews since. -- JPA, recalling his American stage ...
After filming The Cross of Lorraine
(1943), he left the United States and joined the Free French Army. He was sent to North Africa and participated in Operation Torch, specifically in Tunisia. He later moved with the Allied armies through Italy and France. Was seriously injured when his jeep struck a land mine on a bridge and blew up. French Brig. Gen. Charles-Joseph Brosset, also in the jeep, ...