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Robert Liensol (1922–2011)

Robert Liensol was born on September 9, 1922 in Saint-Barthélémy, French West Indies. He was an actor, known for Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998), Kirikou and the Wild Beasts (2005) and Amok (1983). He died on February 13, 2011 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 88) in Paris, France

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 2011 Pani pwoblem
Aristide Mombin
 2005 Kirikou and the Wild Beasts
Le grand-père (voice)
 1998 Kirikou and the Sorceress
Le Sage dans la montagne (voice, as Robert Lionsol)
 1998 Bitter Sugar
 1994 Coeur à prendre (TV Movie)
 1994 L'exil du roi Behanzin
Le gardien
 1989 Panique aux Caraïbes (TV Series) (1989)
 1989 Time to Kill
 1988 Quicker Than the Eye
President Makabutu
 1985 Target
Cafe Vendor
 1985 Série noire (TV Series)
- Pas de vieux os (1985)
 1984 Le bout du lac (TV Movie)
 1983 Amok
Mathieu Sempala
 1983 Lettres du bagne (TV Movie)
Le docteur Albert Matoury
 1981 Neige
 1980 Vivre libre ou mourir
L'avocat de la défense
 1979 West Indies
Le parlementaire
 1979 Coco-the-Flower, Candidate
David 'Coco La Fleur' Boyeur
 1978 Mazarin (TV Mini-Series)
 1974 La p... respectueuse (TV Movie)
 1971 Aminata (voice)
 1970 Oh, Sun
 1964 Les verts pâturages (TV Movie)
Dieu / Le pasteur
 1963 Le théâtre de la jeunesse (TV Series)
- La case de l'oncle Tom (1963) ... Tom

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Alternate Names:

Robert Lionsol

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Robert Liensol founded in 1954 and managed to 1972 the "Compagnie des Griots", the first French company of black actors. In that troupe, were Darling Légitimus, Théo Légitimus, Jenny Alpha, Bachir Touré, Toto Bissainthe, Thimotée Bassari, Lydia Ewandéand Danièle Van Berkeycke. They created "Les Nègres" by Jean Genet, directed by Roger Blin, "La tragédie du Roi Christophe" and "Une saison au Congo... See more »

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