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Pierre Étaix (I) (1928–2016)


Pierre Étaix was born on November 23, 1928 in Roanne, Loire, France as Pierre Léon Étaix. He was an actor and writer, known for Yoyo (1965), The Suitor (1962) and Le grand amour (1969). He was married to Odile Crepin and Annie Fratellini. He died on October 14, 2016 in France. See full bio »

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(age 87) in France

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Yoyo
Yoyo Yoyo / le millionaire
(1965)
The Suitor
The Suitor Pierre, the Suitor
(1962)
Le grand amour
(1969)

Filmography

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 2015 Chant d'hiver
Marquis-clochard
 2010 Groland magzine (TV Series)
L'homme de la maison de retraite
- Episode #3.1 (2010) ... L'homme de la maison de retraite
 2010 Feeling Good (Short)
 2010 Chantrapas
Le producteur français
 2009 Mic Macs à Tire-Larigot
L'inventeur des histoires drôles (uncredited)
 1990 Henry & June
Henry's Friend No. 1 (as Pierre Etaix)
 1989 Bouvard et Pecuchet (TV Movie)
Maître Tardivel
 1987 Nuit docile
SOS Amor
 1987 Les idiots (TV Movie)
Le fonctionnaire
 1986 Max mon amour
Le détective / Detective
 1984 L'aide-mémoire (TV Movie)
 1983 L'étrange château du docteur Lerne (TV Movie)
Roland
 1983 La métamorphose (TV Movie)
 1980 Cinéma 16 (TV Series)
La voyante
- Lundi (1980) ... La voyante
 1978 Noctuor (Short)
 1975 Sérieux comme le plaisir
Le garçon d'étage
 1974 Show Pierre Etaix (TV Movie)
 1972 The Day the Clown Cried
Gustav
 1969 Le grand amour
Pierre
 1967 The Thief of Paris
Le pickpocket (uncredited)
 1966 Tant qu'on a la santé
Pierre
 1965 Yoyo
Yoyo / le millionaire
 1963 Insomnie (Short)
 1962 Le pèlerinage (Short)
 1962 The Suitor
Pierre, the Suitor
 1962 Happy Anniversary (Short)
Le mari (as Pierre Etaix)
 1961 Rupture (Short)
 1960 The Army Game
Le chef de gare (uncredited)
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Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He also directed, wrote and interpreted two shorts (not yet listed): - Insomnie (1961) - Nous n'irons plus au bois (1964). See more »

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Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

Produced his own clown shows upon leaving school and began his career in films as an assistant director following a year of military service in 1949. Worked in Paris from 1953 as an illustrator, cartoonist and cabaret performer. See more »

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