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Christian Marquand (1927–2000)

Christian Marquand was born on March 15, 1927 in Marseille, France. He was an actor and director, known for Apocalypse Now (1979), The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) and The Longest Day (1962). He was married to Tina Aumont. He died on November 22, 2000 in near Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 73) in near Paris, France

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 1987 Qui c'est ce garçon? (TV Mini-Series)
 1986 Le tiroir secret (TV Mini-Series)
 1985 Farewell to Fred
 1985 L'été prochain
 1984 Emmanuelle IV
Le docteur Santano (as Christian Marquant)
 1983 Pablo est mort (TV Movie)
 1983 Merci Sylvestre (TV Series)
Le metteur en scène
- Merveilleuse Daphné (1983) ... Le metteur en scène
 1981 Choice of Arms
 1981 Le beau monde (TV Movie)
Bertrand I
 1980 Le grand Poucet (TV Movie)
 1980 Je vous aime
 1979 Beggarman, Thief (TV Movie)
Inspector Charboneau
 1979 Marrakesh Cult
Père Peter
 1979 Cause toujours... tu m'intéresses!
Georges Julienne
 1979 Le maître-nageur
Paul Jouriace
 1978 Evening in Byzantium (TV Movie)
Inspector DuBois
 1977 The Sorceror's Apprentice
Ashe / Bezzerides
 1977 The Other Side of Midnight
Armand Gautier
 1976 Victory at Entebbe (TV Movie)
Captain Dukas
 1972 Ciao Manhattan
 1968 Candy
Film director
 1967 Who's Got the Black Box?
Robert Ford
 1967 The Corrupt Ones
 1965 Lord Jim
the French Officer
 1964 Behold a Pale Horse
 1964 La bonne soupe
Lucien Volard
 1962 The Longest Day
Cmdr. Philippe Kieffer (commando leader)
 1962 Crime Does Not Pay
Louis Aubert (segment "L'affaire Fenayrou")
 1962 Tales of Paris
Christian Lénier (segment "Antonia")
 1961 Shadows of Adultery
 1961 La récréation
 1960 Schlußakkord
Frank Leroux
 1960 Sweet Deceptions
 1960 The Big Show
 1960 Tendre et violente Elisabeth
Claude Walter
 1960 Sergeant X of the Foreign Legion
Michel Rousseau
 1959 Two Men in Town
Pablo Morales
 1959 Temptation
 1958 End of Desire
Julien de Lamare
 1958 Le désir mène les hommes
Philippe Vincent
 1957 No Sun in Venice
Michel Lafaurie
 1956 ...And God Created Woman
Antoine Tardieu
 1955 Lady Chatterley's Lover
L'amant de Bertha
 1955 Plus de whisky pour Callaghan! (uncredited)
 1955 Love at Night
Eugène Legrand
 1955 The Doctors
 1954 Siluri umani
Paolo (as Cristian Marquand)
 1954 Attila
Hun Leader
 1954 Senso
Un ufficiale boemo
 1953 Lucrèce Borgia
Paolo (as Christian Marquant)
 1951 Dirty Hands
Dimitri (as Chr. Marquand)
 1947 Quai des Orfèvres
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1946 Beauty and the Beast
Footman (uncredited)
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Chr. Marquand | Cristian Marquand | Christian Marquant

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The son of a Spanish father and an Arab mother, he was a popular matinée idol, often playing heroic parts in French, Italian and (occasionally) American films. On stage from the age of seventeen, he achieved stardom after being picked by Jean Cocteau for a small part in Beauty and the Beast (1946). Turned to directing in the 60's and had a noteworthy hit with the spoof Candy (1968), before ... See more »

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