Jacques Villeret (1951–2005)


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Jacques Villeret was born on February 6, 1951 in Tours, Indre-et-Loire, France. He was an actor and writer, known for Le Dîner de Cons (1998), Robert et Robert (1978) and Malevil (1981). He was married to Irina Tarassov. He died on January 28, 2005 in Evreux, Eure, France. See full bio »

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(age 53) in Evreux, Eure, France

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Known For

Le Dîner de Cons François Pignon
(1998)
Robert et Robert Robert Villiers
(1978)
Malevil Momo
(1981)
Waiter! Gilbert
(1983)

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 2005 De qui me moque-je? (Short)
L'indien
 2005 Iznogoud- Caliph Instead of the Caliph
Haroun El Poussah
 2005 Les parrains
Lucien
 2005 Grey Souls
Le juge Mierck
 2005 L'antidote
André Morin
 2004 Viper in the Fist
Jacques Rézeau
 2004 Malabar Princess
Gaspard
 2003 Le Furet
Le Furet
 2003 Strange Gardens
Jacques Pouzay
 2001 One Way Ticket
Jean-Pierre
 2001 A Crime in Paradise
Jojo Braconnier
 2000 Actors
Jacques Villeret
 1998 Mookie
Frère Benoît
 1998 Le Dîner de Cons
François Pignon
 1997 The Last Summer (TV Movie)
Georges Mandel
 1997 Georges Dandin de Molière (TV Movie)
Georges Dandin
 1996 Golden Boy
Antoine Bonvoisin
 1994 Wacko
Le pompiste (episode "Nuit d'essence")
 1993 Mother (TV Mini Series)
Alexandre
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Alexandre
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Alexandre
 1992 Un fil à la patte (TV Movie)
Bouzin
 1992 Le batteur du boléro (Short)
Le batteur
 1992 The Son of the Mekong
Durieux
 1992 Le bal des casse-pieds
Jérôme
 1992 Mother
Alexandre
 1991 The Professional Secrets of Dr. Apfelgluck
Monsieur Martineau
 1990 Trois années
Alexandre Guillermen
 1988 Mangeclous
Salomon
 1988 La petite amie
Guillaume Bertin
 1988 La fête à Louisette (Short)
Le violoniste
 1987 Sale temps (Short)
 1987 Keep Your Right Up
L'individu (as Monsieur Villeret)
 1987 L'été en pente douce
Maurice Leheurt aka Mo
 1987 Last Summer in Tangiers
Marcus, un petit receleur
 1986 Les frères Pétard
Momo
 1986 Black Mic Mac
Michel Le Gorgues
 1986 The King's Cake
Le prince Utte de Danemark
 1985 Dialogue de sourds (Short)
 1985 Hold-Up
Jeremie (Chauffeur de Taxi)
 1985 Drôle de samedi
Maurice, le boucher
 1984 The Vultures
Béral
 1982-1983 Merci Bernard (TV Series)
Adriano Tiglionini / Le secrétaire général des Chasseurs de France / Mr Collamont-Collard, ministre de l'Agriculture
 1983 Waiter!
Gilbert
 1983 Gramps Is in the Resistance
Le maréchal Ludwig Von Apfelstrudel
 1983 Les uns et les autres (TV Mini Series)
Jacques
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... Jacques
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... Jacques
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Jacques
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Jacques
 1983 First Name: Carmen
L'homme qui mange du yaourt / The man who eats yogurt
 1983 The Crazy Years of the Twist
M'sieur John Wayne
 1983 Edith and Marcel
Jacques Barbier
 1983 Effraction
Valentin Tralande
 1983 Danton
Westermann
 1982 Jacques Dutronc, la nuit d'un rêveur (TV Movie)
Le gardien de la SFP
 1982 Le grand frère
Inspecteur Coleau
 1982 L'épreuve (TV Movie)
Blaise
 1981 Le petit Mitchell illustré (TV Movie)
 1981 The Cabbage Soup
l'Oxien (La Denrée)
 1981 Gaston Lapouge (TV Movie)
Gaston Lapouge
 1981 Bolero
Jacques
 1981 Malevil
Momo
 1979 Out of Whack
Henri Fisserman, Paul Flantier, Bouli, Dr. Delomien, Jacques du Breuil, Robert Valier, Florence, Commissaire Blandin, Le patron de La Grenade, M. Fremelin
 1979 Dumb But Disciplined
Jacques Cardot
 1979 Us Two
Tonton Musique
 1979 Heart to Heart
L'étudiant qui cherche du travail
 1978 Un balcon en forêt
Le soldat Gourcuff
 1978 Mountain Pass
Georges
 1978 Mon premier amour
Jacques Labrousse
 1978 Cinéma 16 (TV Series)
Léon
- Le rabat-joie (1978) ... Léon
 1978 Robert et Robert
Robert Villiers
 1977 Un coup de rasoir (TV Short)
Le domestique
 1977 Another Man, Another Chance
Customer
 1976 Nono Nénesse (Short)
Nono
 1976 The Castaways of Turtle Island
Bernard Dupoirier, dit 'Petit Nono'
 1976 Second Chance
L'agent immobilier / The real estate agent
 1976 The Good and the Bad
Simon
 1975 The Common Man
Gérald
 1975 Serious as Pleasure
Le gendarme à la télévision
 1974 La choisie (Short)
Le beau-frère
 1974 And Now My Love
Spectator
 1974 The Mouth Agape (uncredited)
 1974 Un amour de pluie
Guillaume
 1973 Fantasio (TV Movie)
Spark
 1973 Nothing to Report
Le soldat Girot
 1972 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series)
Le photographe
- Histoire d'un détective (1972) ... Le photographe
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Other Works:

TV-commercial biscuits Petits Coeurs de Belin

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4 Print Biographies | 4 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Monsieur Villeret

Height:

5' 5¼" (1.66 m)

Spouse:

Irina Tarassov  (divorced)
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On January 28th, 2005, he was taken ill while entertaining friends in his home near Evreux, Normandy; he was taken to hospital and died. He was diabetic and an alcoholic, and had had severe liver problems for some years. When once asked "how would you like to die?" he replied, "I'd like to faint". See more »

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