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Marcel Achard (I) (1899–1974)

Marcel Achard was born on July 5, 1899 in Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon, Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France as Marcel Auguste Ferreol. He was a writer and actor, known for The Earrings of Madame de... (1953), A Shot in the Dark (1964) and Cocoanut (1939). He was married to Lily and Juliette Marty. He died on September 4, 1974 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 75) in Paris, France

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 1990 Dura (play)
 1985 A Idiota (TV Movie) (play)
 1967-1982 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 9 episodes)
- Jean de la lune (1982) ... (play)
- La batatelle (1977) ... (play)
- Le moulin de la galette (1976) ... (play)
- Pétrus (1974) ... (play - as Marcel Achard de l'Académie Française)
- Noix de coco (1972) ... (play - as Marcel Achard de l'Académie Française)
 1982 Emmenez-moi au théâtre: Patate (TV Movie) (play)
  Estudio 1 (TV Series) (1 episode, 1973) (play - 4 episodes, 1966 - 1980)
- Quiere usted jugar con mí? (1980) ... (play)
- La idiota (1979) ... (play)
- ¿Quiere usted jugar con mi? (1972) ... (play - as Marcel Archard)
- 50 años de felicidad (1966) ... (play)
 1980 A bolond lány (TV Movie)
 1977 Turlututu (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 L'idiote (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Gendarmi si nasce (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Tan desnudita... no (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1972)
 1969 Hajde da se igramo (TV Movie)
 1969 Jean der Träumer (TV Movie) (play "Jean de la lune")
 1968 Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1968 Die aufrichtige Lügnerin (TV Movie) (play "L'idiote")
 1968 Må jeg lege med (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Adieu Richard (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Pierre und Isabelle (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Sein Meisterstück (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Primera fila (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- El corsario (1964) ... (play)
 1964 Friend of the Family (play "Patate")
 1964 A Shot in the Dark (from the play by)
 1962 Noix de coco (TV Movie) (play)
 1961 Famous Love Affairs (dialogue - segment "Lauzun")
 1961 Zeit des Glücks (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1961 Bröllopet på Seine (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 La Hora Fate (TV Series)
 1959 The Female (dialogue) / (screenplay)
  Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (1 episode, 1956) (play - 1 episode, 1957)
- Uma Mulher e Três Palhaços (1957) ... (play)
 1957 Escapade (dialogues - as Marcel Archard)
 1957 La garçonne
 1957 Que les hommes sont bêtes (adaptation and dialogue)
 1955 Girl on the Third Floor (dialogue)
 1954 Nous irons à Valparaiso (TV Movie) (play)
 1954 Marriage Episodes (dialogue)
 1954 Storm
 1953 The Earrings of Madame de... (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1950 La valse de Paris (written by)
 1950 Days of Our Years (Documentary) (sketch)
 1949 Jean de la Lune (play) / (screenplay)
 1949 Ceux du Tchad (Short)
 1947 Meet Me at Dawn (as Marcel Archard)
 1946 Pétrus (screenplay) / (story)
 1946 Lunegarde (dialogue)
 1945 Mademoiselle X (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1944 Twilight (dialogue)
 1944 Les petites du quai aux fleurs (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1943 Domino (dialogue) / (play) / (screenplay)
 1943 Immortal France (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1942 La belle aventure (dialogue)
 1942 Midnight in Paris (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1942 L'arlésienne (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1942 Alibi (novel "L'Alibi")
 1941 Parade en 7 nuits (dialogue)
 1940 The Lady in Question (story)
 1939 Le corsaire (adaptation) / (play)
 1939 I dag börjar livet (play "Petrus")
 1939 Le déserteur (screenplay)
 1939 Cocoanut (adaptation) / (play) / (screenplay)
 1938 L'étrange Monsieur Victor (writer)
 1938 Storm (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1937 The Alibi (story)
 1937 Heart of Paris (dialogue) / (story "Gribouille")
 1937 The Messenger
 1936 Mayerling (screenplay - uncredited)
 1931 Mistigri
 1931 Jean de la Lune (dialogue) / (play)
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Other Works:

Playwright: "Patate", New York City, 1958. Translation by Irwin Shaw. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Marcel Archard | Marcel Achard de l'Académie Française

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President of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1958 See more »

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