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Alain Chabat Poster

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Overview (2)

Born in Oran, France [now Algeria]
Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Born in Oran, French Algeria in 1958, Alain Chabat moved with his family to Massy, a suburb of Paris, as the Algeria War came to an end in 1963. In 1987, he started a comedy sketch group for television called Les Nuls which developed a cult following. His acting career led to four Césars awards for films and a gig dubbing the character of Shrek for the French release versions of the franchise.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Lawrence Chadbourne

Family (2)

Children Max Chabat
Louise Chabat
Lucie Chabat
Parents Maurice Chabat
Renée Chabat

Trivia (8)

He was born in Oran, Algeria, to a Jewish family. They moved to France in 1963.
He had a tumultuous school life, moving through 12 schools in 7 years.
He has 3 children: Louise, Lucie and Max.
Member of the comics' group Les Nuls with his friends Bruno Carette, Chantal Lauby and Dominique Farrugia
Father of Max Chabat and of Louise Chabat.
French voice of Shrek
25 June 2004: carried the Olympic flame in Paris.
Has his look-alike puppet in the French show Les Guignols de l'info (1988).

Salary (3)

Le goût des autres (2000) €586,823
Le Petit Nicolas (2009) 225,000 euros
Le Petit Nicolas (2009) 225,000 euros to write

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