Alain Delon

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Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon was born in Sceaux, Hauts-de-Seine, France, to Édith (Arnold) and Fabien Delon. His father was of French and Corsican Italian descent, and his mother was of French and German ancestry. His parents divorced early on, and Delon had a stormy childhood, being frequently expelled from school. In 1953/1954 he served with... See full bio »

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Le Samouraï Jef Costello
The Leopard Tancredi Falconeri
Zorro Don Diego / El Zorro
Purple Noon Tom Ripley


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Alain Delon
 2012 S Novym godom, mamy!
Alain Delon
 2011 Une journée ordinaire (TV Movie)
 2010 One Husband Too Many (TV Movie)
Maxime de Rougemont
 2008 Love Letters (TV Movie)
 2008 Asterix at the Olympic Games
Jules Cesar
 2007 Sur la route de Madison (TV Movie)
 2005 Les montagnes russes (TV Movie)
 2003-2004 Frank Riva (TV Series)
Frank Riva
- L'homme traqué (2004) ... Frank Riva
- L'ange rouge (2004) ... Frank Riva
- Les loups (2004) ... Frank Riva
- Le dernier des trois (2003) ... Frank Riva
- La croix étoilée (2003) ... Frank Riva
 2003 Le lion (TV Movie)
John Bullit
 2002 Fabio Montale (TV Mini Series)
Fabio Montale
- Solea (2002) ... Fabio Montale
- Chourmo (2002) ... Fabio Montale
- Total Khéops (2002) ... Fabio Montale
 2000 Actors
Alain Delon
 1999 Omnitel: Summer Card (Video short)
 1998 Half a Chance
Julien Vignal
 1997 Day and Night
 1996 Variations énigmatiques (TV Movie)
Abel Znorko
 1995 One Hundred and One Nights
Alain Delon, en visite
 1994 The Teddy Bear
Jean Rivière
 1993 A Crime
Maître Charles Dunand
 1992 Le retour de Casanova
 1990 Dancing Machine
Alan Wolf
 1990 Nouvelle vague
Lui / Roger Lennox / Richard Lennox
 1988 Cinéma (TV Mini Series)
Julien Manda
- Marguerite a disparu (1988) ... Julien Manda
- Rue de Varenne (1988) ... Julien Manda
- Les Pianos de Berlin (1988) ... Julien Manda
 1988 Let Sleeping Cops Lie
Eugéne Grindel
 1987 Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie documentary)
Récitant / Narrator (voice)
 1986 The Passage
Jean Diaz
 1985 Cop's Honour
Daniel Pratt
 1984 Our History
Robert Avranche
 1984 Swann in Love
Baron de Charlus
 1983 Le battant
Jacques Darnay
 1982 Le choc
Martin Terrier / Christian
 1981 Pour la peau d'un flic
 1981 Assassination Attempt
Inspector Georges Foche
 1980 Three Men to Kill
Michel Gerfaut
 1979 The Medic
Jean-Marie Desprée
 1979 The Concorde... Airport '79
Capt. Paul Metrand
 1978 Le bel indifférent (TV Movie)
 1977 Death of a Corrupt Man
Xavier 'Xav' Maréchal
 1977 The Hurried Man
Pierre Niox
 1977 Armaguedon
Dr. Michel Ambrose
 1977 Le gang
Robert, dit 'le dingue'
 1976 Boomerang
Jacques Batkin
 1976 Mr. Klein
Mr. Robert Klein
 1975 The Gypsy
Hugo Sennart, Le Gitan
 1975 Flic Story
Roger Borniche
 1975/I Zorro
Don Diego / El Zorro
 1974 Borsalino and Co.
Roch Siffredi
 1974 Someone Is Bleeding
Marc Rilson
 1974 Creezy
Julien Dandieu
 1973 Two Men in Town
Gino Strabliggi
 1973 No Way Out
Tony Arzenta
 1973 The Burned Barns
Le juge Pierre Larcher
 1973 Scorpio
Jean Laurier
 1973 Shock Treatment
Docteur Devilers
 1972 A Cop
Commissaire Edouard Coleman
 1972 Indian Summer
Daniele Dominici
 1972 Mordet på Trotskij
Frank Jackson
 1972 Cops Is Cops
L'homme qui cherche Rodriguez (uncredited)
 1971 The Widow Couderc
Jean Lavigne
 1971 Red Sun
 1971 Easy Down There!
Simon Médieu
 1971 Fantasia Among the Squares
Un caïd (uncredited)
 1970 The Love Mates
Julien / Husband
 1970 Le Cercle Rouge
 1970 Borsalino
Roch Siffredi
 1969 The Sicilian Clan
Roger Sartet
 1969 Jeff
 1969 La Piscine
 1968 Les yeux crevés (TV Movie)
 1968 Ho! Criminal Face
L'homme à l'aéroport (uncredited)
 1968 Farewell, Friend
Dino Barran
 1968 The Girl on a Motorcycle
Daniel / Rebecca's lover
 1968 Spirits of the Dead
William Wilson (segment "William Wilson")
 1967 Diabolically Yours
Pierre Lagrange / Georges Campo
 1967 Le Samouraï
Jef Costello
 1967 The Last Adventure
 1966 Is Paris Burning?
Jacques Chaban-Delmas
 1966 Texas Across the River
Don Andrea Baldasar
 1966 Lost Command
Captain Philippe Esclavier
 1965 Love at Sea
L'acteur du film
 1965 Once a Thief
Eddie Pedak
 1964 Le journal d'un combat (Short)
Le narrateur (voice)
 1964 The Yellow Rolls-Royce
 1964 The Unvanquished
Thomas Vlassenroot
 1964 Joy House
 1964 The Black Tulip
Julien de Saint Preux / Guillaume de Saint Preux
 1963 Carom Shots
Lambert (uncredited)
 1963 Any Number Can Win
Francis Verlot
 1963 The Leopard
Tancredi Falconeri
 1962 The Devil and the Ten Commandments
Pierre Messager - the son (segment "Tes père et mère honoreras")
 1962 Redhead
Passenger in Venice (uncredited)
 1962 L'Eclisse
 1962 Le chien (TV Movie)
 1961 Dommage qu'elle soit une putain (TV Movie)
Giovanni / Brother
 1961 Famous Love Affairs
Le prince Albert / Le duc Albert (segment "Agnès Bernauer")
 1961 Che gioia vivere
Ulysse Cecconato
 1960 Rocco and His Brothers
Rocco Parondi
 1960 Purple Noon
Tom Ripley
 1959 Le chemin des écoliers
Antoine Michaud
 1959 Three Murderesses
Julien Fenal
 1958 Christine
Franz Lobheiner
 1958 Be Beautiful But Shut Up
 1949 Le rapt (Short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Provides his own dubbing in Luchino Visconti's The Leopard (1963) (Le guépard). See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 8 Interviews | 16 Articles | 17 Pictorials | 174 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

A. Delon


5' 9¾" (1.77 m)


Nathalie Delon  (divorced)  (1 child)


Christian Päffgen | See more »


Edith Boulogne | Fabien Delon


Jean-François Delon (half sibling) | See more »

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Personal Quote:

I say what I think, when I want it, when I like it. You can't stop me from saying anything. See more »


Ranked # 72 on Premier magazine's The 100 Sexiest Movie Stars of All Time list in 2008. See more »


Frequently has played brooding characters who say little See more »

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