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Benoit Constant Coquelin (1841–1909)

One of the greatest theatrical performers of the time Benoit Constant Coquelin born in Boulogne-sur-Mer, Pas-de-Calais, France in 1841. Made his professional stage debut at 19 as the comic valet in Moliere's 'Le Depit amoureux' at the Comedie-Francaise in 1860, his first great success was as Figaro in 'The Barber of Saville'. Four years after ... See full bio »

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 1900 Cyrano de Bergerac (Short)
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 1983 L'homme au chapeau de soie (Documentary)

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