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Jean Giraudoux (1882–1944)

Jean Giraudoux was born on October 29, 1882 in Bellac, Haute-Vienne, France as Hippolyte Jean Giraudoux. He was a writer, known for Wicked Duchess (1942), Angels of Sin (1943) and The Madwoman of Chaillot (1969). He was married to Suzanne Boland. He died on January 31, 1944 in Paris, France. See full bio »

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(age 61) in Paris, France

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Known For

(1942)
Angels of Sin Writer
(1943)
Fila cero Writer
(1960)

Filmography

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 2013 La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu (TV Movie) (play)
 2010 Film socialisme (additional material - as J. Giraudoux)
 1996 Electre (TV Special) (play)
 1994 Die Irre von Chaillot (play)
 1993 Edwige Feuillère en scène (TV Movie) (text)
 1982-1984 Emmenez-moi au théâtre (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Amphitryon 38 (1984) ... (play)
 1983 A Louca de Chaillot (TV Movie)
 1982 On sort ce soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Siegfried (1982) ... (play)
 1982 Électre (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Électre (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 La folle de Chaillot (TV Movie) (play)
  Estudio 1 (TV Series) (play: "Judith" - 1 episode, 1979) (play: "Siegfried" - 1 episode, 1973) (play: "La folle de Chaillot " - 1 episode, 1972) (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu " - 1 episode, 1971) (play: "Ondine" - 1 episode, 1968)
- Judith (1979) ... (play: "Judith")
- Sigfrido (1973) ... (play: "Siegfried")
- La loca de Chaillot (1972) ... (play: "La folle de Chaillot ")
- No habrá Guerra de Troya (1971) ... (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu ")
- Ondina (1968) ... (play: "Ondine")
 1976 La folle de Chaillot (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 To theatro tis Defteras (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Intermezzo (1976)
 1975 Ondine (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Spectacle d'un soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Siegfried (1973) ... (play)
 1973 Apollon fra Bellac (TV Movie) (play "L'Apollon de Bellac")
 1972 Amfitrion 38 (TV Movie) (as Zan Zirodu)
 1972 Électre (TV Movie) (play: "Électre ")
 1969 The Madwoman of Chaillot (play)
 1969 Hora once (TV Series) (play: "L'Apollon de Bellac" - 1 episode)
- El Apolo de Bellac (1969) ... (play: "L'Apollon de Bellac")
 1968 Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (play: "La folle de Chaillot" - 1 episode)
- La loca de Chaillot (1968) ... (play: "La folle de Chaillot")
 1967 Trojská válka nebude (TV Movie) (play "La Guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu")
 1967 La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Apolon od Belaka (TV Movie)
 1966 Bethanien (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1966 Um Lucretia (TV Movie) (play "Pour Lucrèce")
 1966 Bellacin Apollo (TV Movie) (play)
 1965/I Intermezzo (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Judith (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Undine (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 L'Apollon de Bellac (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Der Apoll von Bellac (TV Movie) (play "L'Apollon de Marsac")
  Primera fila (TV Series) (play: "Siegfried" - 1 episode, 1964) (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu " - 1 episode, 1964)
- Siegfrief (1964) ... (play: "Siegfried")
- No habrá guerra de Troya (1964) ... (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu ")
 1964 Der trojanische Krieg findet nicht statt (TV Movie) (play "La guerre de Troja n'aura pas lieu")
 1964 Elektra (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Gran teatro (TV Series) (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu " - 1 episode)
- No habrá guerra de Troya (1964) ... (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu ")
 1963 Amphitryon 38 (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 Siegfried (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Trojanskog rata nece biti (TV Movie)
 1961/I Das Lied der Lieder (TV Movie) (play)
 1961 Festival (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Ondine (1961) ... (play)
 1961 Theatre Night (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Ondine (1961) ... (play)
 1961/II Das Lied der Lieder (TV Movie)
 1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu " - 1 episode)
- Tiger at the Gates (1960) ... (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu ")
 1960 Apollon fra Bellac (TV Movie) (play "L'Apollon de Bellac")
 1960 Encounter (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Virtuous Island (1960) ... (play)
 1960 Die Herzogin von Langeais (TV Movie)
  Play of the Week (TV Series) (play: "Intermezzo" - 1 episode, 1960) (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu " - 1 episode, 1960)
- The Enchanted (1960) ... (play: "Intermezzo")
- Tiger at the Gates (1960) ... (play: "La guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu ")
 1960 Startime (TV Series) (play "La Guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu" - 1 episode)
- Tiger at the Gates (1960) ... (play "La Guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu")
 1960 Fila cero (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Siegfried (1960)
 1959 Die Irre von Chaillot (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 Apollo von Bellac (TV Movie) (play "Apollon de Marsac")
  Television Theater (TV Series) (play - 1 episode, 1958) (author - 1 episode, 1957)
- Apollo z Bellac (1958) ... (play)
- Ondyna (1957) ... (author)
 1958 Television World Theatre (TV Series) (play: "Amphitryon 38" - 1 episode)
- Amphitryon 38 (1958) ... (play: "Amphitryon 38")
 1957 Impromptu de Paris (TV Movie) (novel)
 1957 Der trojanische Krieg findet nicht statt (TV Movie) (play "La guerre de Troja n'aura pas lieu")
 1957 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (play: "Intermezzo" - 1 episode)
- The Enchanted (1957) ... (play: "Intermezzo")
 1956 École des vedettes (TV Series) (play "Intermezzo" - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 29 November 1956 (1956) ... (play "Intermezzo")
 1955 Appointment with Drama (TV Series) (play "L'Apollon de Bellac" - 1 episode)
- The Apollo of Bellac (1955) ... (play "L'Apollon de Bellac")
 1955 Undine (TV Movie) (play)
 1955 Apoll von Bellac (TV Movie) (play "Apollon de Marsac")
 1955 Scope (TV Series) (play "L'Apollon de Bellac" - 1 episode)
- The Apollo of Memphramagog (1955) ... (play "L'Apollon de Bellac")
  Omnibus (TV Series) (play - 1 episode, 1954) (play: "L'Apollon de Bellac" - 1 episode, 1954)
- The Virtuous Island (1954) ... (play - segment "The Virtuous Island")
- The Apollo of Bellac (1954) ... (play: "L'Apollon de Bellac" - segment "The Apollo of Bellac")
 1954 A Double Life (play "Siegfried")
 1943 Angels of Sin (dialogue)
 1942 Wicked Duchess (adaptation) / (dialogue)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(August 28 to September 1, 1956) His play, "Tiger at the Gates," was performed in Williamstown Summer Theatre production at the Adams Memorial Theatre Main Stage at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts with Evans Evans (Andromache); Sue Ann Gilfillan (Cassandra); Bill Gould (A Trojan Boy); Louise Ober (Polyxene); ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

J. Giraudoux | Zan Zirodu

Spouse:

Suzanne Boland  (his death)  (1 child)
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Personal Quote:

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Trivia:

His play, "The Madwoman of Chaillot," was awarded a 1976 Joseph Jefferson Citation for Play Production at the Old Town Plays Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Belinda Bremmer-Carr, Michael Merritt, and directed by Patrick O'Gara. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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