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Pierre Tchernia (1928–2016)


Pierre Tchernia was born on January 29, 1928 in Paris, France. He was a producer and director, known for Nouvelles de Marcel Aymé (1990), The Annuity (1972) and The Down-in-the-Hole Gang (1974). He was married to Françoise Pépin. He died on October 8, 2016 in Paris. See full bio »

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(age 88) in Paris, France

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Known For

The Annuity Director
(1972)
(1961)

Filmography

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 1999-2001 Télé notre histoire (TV Series documentary) (producer - 3 episodes)
- Jean Cosmos (2001) ... (producer)
- Jacqueline Joubert (1999) ... (producer)
- Pierre Badel (1999) ... (producer)
 1985 Mardi cinéma (TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 8 October 1985 (1985) ... (producer)
- Episode dated 14 May 1985 (1985) ... (producer)
 1966-1976 La piste aux étoiles (TV Series) (producer - 81 episodes)
- Episode #23.3 (1976) ... (producer)
- Episode #23.2 (1976) ... (producer)
- Episode #23.1 (1976) ... (producer)
- Episode #22.4 (1975) ... (producer)
- Episode #22.3 (1975) ... (producer)
 1962-1975 L'ami public numéro un (TV Series) (producer - 7 episodes)
- Pinocchio (1975) ... (producer)
- L'aventure, c'est toujours l'aventure (1975) ... (producer)
- Les différents styles (1972) ... (producer)
- Magie et sorcellerie (1972) ... (producer)
- La belle au bois dormant (1971) ... (producer)
 1972 Le dernier des cinq (TV Series) (producer)
 1970-1972 Monsieur Cinéma (TV Series) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 23 January 1972 (1972) ... (producer)
- Episode dated 15 November 1970 (1970) ... (producer)
 1964 S.V.P. Disney (TV Series) (producer)
 1956-1959 En direct de... (TV Series documentary) (producer - 3 episodes)
- Versailles (1957) ... (producer)
- Au Château de Cheverny (1956) ... (producer)
 1959 La clé des champs (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Les secrets des coulisses (1959) ... (producer)
 1957-1958 Répondez, Monsieur X... (TV Series documentary short) (producer - 7 episodes)
- Albert Ducrocq (1958) ... (producer)
- Au Zoo de Vincennes (1958) ... (producer)
- Concarneau (1958) ... (producer)
- Robert Manuel (1958) ... (producer)
- L'aviation: hôtesse de l'air (1958) ... (producer)
 1957 Le violon de l'orphéon (TV Movie) (producer)
 1956 B comme Bémol (TV Short) (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "50 ans de télévision racontés par... " Paris:Le Passeur ISBN: 978-2-36890-242-4; interview of Tchernia by Jérôme Bourdon p.49-78.

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Alternate Names:

Pierre Rochefort

Height:

6' 2¾" (1.9 m)

Spouse:

Françoise Pépin  (her death)  (4 children)
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Trivia:

First TV newscaster in French television history.

Nickname:

Pierre 'Magic' Tchernia

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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