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Didier Decoin

Didier Decoin was born on March 13, 1945 in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France. He is known for his work on Jakob the Liar (1999), The Count of Monte Cristo (1998) and Napoléon (2002). See full bio »
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 2015 Pierre Brossolette ou les passagers de la lune (TV Movie) (written by)
 2012 Mon frère Yves (TV Movie)
 2012 One Night (novel 'Est-ce ainsi que les femmes meurent ?')
 2010 Les diamants de la victoire (TV Movie) (scenario and dialogue)
  The King, the Squirrel and the Grass Snake (TV Series) (dialogues - 2 episodes, 2010) (scenario and adaptation - 2 episodes, 2010)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (dialogues) / (scenario and adaptation)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (dialogues) / (scenario and adaptation)
 2007 La promeneuse d'oiseaux (TV Movie) (novel)
 2006 The Crown Prince (TV Movie)
 2005 Louise (TV Movie) (novel)
 2004 Dans la tête du tueur (TV Movie) (scenario)
 2002 Napoléon (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- 1812-1821 (2002)
- 1807-1812 (2002)
- 1800-1807 (2002)
- 1795-1800 (2002)
 2000 The King Is Dancing (participation)
 2000 Les Misérables (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Quatrième épisode (2000) ... (written by)
- Troisième épisode (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (written by)
 1999 Jakob the Liar (screenplay)
 1999 Balzac: A Passionate Life (TV Movie)
 1998 Venise est une femme (TV Movie)
 1998 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Mini-Series) (writer)
 1997 The Fire That Burns (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1991 Hors la vie
 1988 Memories of You (novel)
 1988 Un château au soleil (TV Mini-Series) (writer)
  Médecins des hommes (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1988) (dialogue - 1 episode, 1988)
- Liban, le pays du miel et de l'encens (1988) ... (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1987 Engagements of the Heart (scenario and dialogue)
 1987 L'homme voilé (dialogue)
 1985 Carné, l'homme à la caméra (Documentary)
 1984 Soldat Richter (TV Movie)
 1983 Un bon petit diable (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1983 L'indic (writer)
 1981 Cinq-Mars (TV Movie)
 1981 La dernière nuit (TV Movie) (adaptation) / (novel)
 1981 Les fiançailles de feu (TV Movie)
 1979 I as in Icarus (writer)
 1979 Caméra une première (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ann Dollwood (1979)
 1979 La nuit de l'été (TV Movie)
 1977 The Bible (Documentary) (adaptation)
 1974 The Marvelous Visit (dialogue by) / (film adaptation by)
 1973 Témoignages (TV Series) (1 episode)
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A former journalist at "France-Soir" and "Le Figaro", he began a successful career as a writer, winning the "Prix Goncourt" in 1977 for "John l'Enfer". Since 1995, he is a member of the "Académie Goncourt". See more »

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