No photo available. Represent Marcel Cerdan? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 1,550,670 this week

Marcel Cerdan (1916–1949)

Marcel Cerdan was born on July 22, 1916 in Sidi-bel-Abbès, Oran, France. He was an actor, known for Fame and the Devil (1951) and L'homme aux mains d'argile (1949). He died on October 27, 1949 in São Miguel, Açores, Portugal. See full bio »

2017 Oscar Nominees Then and Now

This isn't the first time for several 2017 Academy Award film acting nominees. Find out which roles first brought them to the Oscars spotlight.

See the entire list

Related News

Mario Monicelli obituary
| The Guardian - Film News
La vie en rose
| The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News
La Vie En Rose
| The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Marcel Cerdan's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Fame and the Devil
Fame and the Devil Maurice Cardan


Jump to: Actor | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (2 credits)
 1951 Fame and the Devil
Maurice Cardan
 1949 L'homme aux mains d'argile
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)
 2011 L'occupation intime (TV Movie documentary)
Himself, French boxing champion (uncredited)
 1993 L'oeil de Vichy (Documentary)
 1976 Chantons sous l'occupation (Documentary)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 3 Portrayals | See more »

Official Sites:


5' 7" (1.7 m)

Did You Know?


Was romantically involved with singer Édith Piaf . The movie Edith and Marcel (1983) is based on their love story. In the movie, Marcel is portrayed by his own son, Marcel Cerdan Jr. . See more »


The Casablanca Clouter

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page