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Popeck was born on May 18, 1936 in Paris, France as Judka Herpstu. He is an actor and writer, known for The Pianist (2002), The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob (1973) and Cousin cousine (1975). See full bio »

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The Pianist
The Pianist Rubenstein
Cousin cousine
The Station
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 2016 Ils sont partout
 2011 Beur sur la ville
Le gitan
 2011 Bas les coeurs (TV Movie)
 2009 Simon Konianski
 2002 The Pianist
Rubenstein (as Popek)
 2001 Face à face (TV Movie)
Paul Laffargue
 1994 La rêverie ou le mariage de Sylvia (TV Movie)
 1990 The Station (as Jean Hébert)
 1990 Una vita scellerata
Gattinara (as Jean Herbert)
 1986 Banana's boulevard
Le père Goldenberg
 1984 Adam et Ève
Moishe Ben Hoït
 1983 Père Noël et fils (TV Movie)
 1983 Julien Fontanes, magistrat (TV Series)
Le clown
- L'âge difficile (1983) ... Le clown
 1982 T'es folle ou quoi?
Le plombier
 1980 The King and the Mockingbird (voice, as Jean Herbert)
 1979 Les givrés
Le patron du bar
 1976 Christophe Colomb (TV Movie)
Le père de Christophe Colomb (as Jean Herbert)
 1976 Le guêpier
Hans (as Jean Herbert)
 1975 Cousin cousine
 1975 Saint-Just ou La force des choses (TV Movie)
Morisson (as Jean Herbert)
 1974 La cloche tibétaine (TV Mini-Series)
- Les chemins de l'espérance (1974) ... (as Jean Herbert)
 1974 Chéri-Bibi (TV Series)
Costaud (as Jean Herbert)
 1973 The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob
Moishe Schmoll (as Jean Herbert)
 1973 Monsieur Emilien est mort (TV Movie)
Le brigadier (as Jean Herbert)
 1973 Themroc
Le tailleur de crayons (as Jean Herbert)
 1969 Que ferait donc Faber? (TV Mini-Series) (as Jean Herbert)
 1968 Les compagnons de Baal (TV Mini-Series)
Joseph / Joseph-Frere Cheval / Joseph, Frere Cheval
- L'Héritage de Nostradamus (1968) ... Joseph-Frere Cheval (as Jean Herbert)
- La Nuit du huit de trèfle (1968) ... Joseph, Frere Cheval (as Jean Herbert)
- L'Inquiétant Professeur Lomer (1968) ... Joseph (as Jean Herbert)
- Le spectre rouge (1968) ... Joseph (as Jean Herbert)
- Les mysteres de l'ile Saint Louis (1968) ... Joseph (as Jean Herbert)
 1966 Le chien fou (as Jean Herbert)
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