Birth Place Matching "Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. France Nuyen
Actress | Battle for the Planet of the Apes
France Nuyen was born on July 31, 1939 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as France Nguyen Vannga. She is an actress, known for Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973), The Joy Luck Club (1993) and South Pacific (1958). She was previously married to Robert Culp and Dr. Thomas Gaspar Morell.
2. Julia Dietze
Actress | Iron Sky
Julia Dietze was born on January 9, 1981 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Julia Anna Dietze. She is an actress, known for Iron Sky (2012), Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2019) and 1½ Knights - In Search of the Ravishing Princess Herzelinde (2008).
Actor | Octopussy
Louis Jourdan was born Louis Robert Gendre in Marseille, France, to Yvonne (née Jourdan) and Henry Gendre, a hotel owner. He was educated in France, Britain, and Turkey. He trained as an actor with René Simon at the École Dramatique. He debuted on screen in 1939, going on to play cultivated, ...
Actress | À ma soeur!
French/US actress, Roxane Mesquida grew up in Le Pradet, a little town in the South of France. At the age of 11, while walking with her mother, writer Francoise Mesquida, she was spotted by director Manuel Pradal who cast her in Mary from the Bay of Angels (Marie Baie de Anges). In 1998, she played...
5. Eric Cantona
Actor | Elizabeth
Eric Cantona is most known for his skill on the soccer field. Starring at Old Trafford, Manchester United's homeground, Cantona got the nickname "The King". The controversial striker has been praised as the one who brought back the trophies to one of the world's most famous soccer clubs. Cantona is...
6. Simone Simon
Actress | Cat People
Diminutive, fiery-tempered Simone Simon was born in France, but spent much of her early childhood in Madagascar, where her father managed a graphite mine. Her schooling was somewhat unsettled, her family moving from city to city (Berlin, Budapest, Turin) before finally establishing themselves in ...
Actor | Don Camillo
The apocryphal biography of Fernand Contandin tells the invention of his artistic name Fernandel by his sister-in-law ("Voici le Fernand d'elles"). At the beginning of the thirties he became a typical actor of the comedy genre: popular, common, likable and with a concealed grain of drama. Marc ...
8. Jean Sorel
Actor | The Day of the Jackal
Jean Sorel was born on September 25, 1934 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Jean de Combault-Roquebrune. He is an actor, known for The Day of the Jackal (1973), Belle de Jour (1967) and One on Top of the Other (1969). He was previously married to Anna Maria Ferrero.
Actress | Don Juan DeMarco
Géraldine Pailhas was born on January 8, 1971 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. She is an actress, known for Don Juan DeMarco (1994), Young & Beautiful (2013) and La neige et le feu (1991). She is married to Christopher Thompson. They have two children.
11. Ariane Ascaride
Actress | Marius et Jeannette
Ariane Ascaride was born on October 10, 1954 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. She is an actress and director, known for Marius and Jeannette (1997), Armenia (2006) and The Town Is Quiet (2000). She has been married to Robert Guédiguian since 1975. They have two children.
Producer | Marius et Jeannette
Robert Guédiguian was born on December 3, 1953 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He is a producer and director, known for Marius and Jeannette (1997), The Town Is Quiet (2000) and The Snows of Kilimanjaro (2011). He has been married to Ariane Ascaride since 1975.
14. Lilou Fogli
Actress | Un peu, beaucoup, aveuglément!
Lilou Fogli was born in Marseille. Her mother is Corsican and her father is Italian. After studying finance for 6 years, she decided to become an actress. She got her Master in Fine Arts at the Actors Studio Drama School in 2005. Her beauty and her acting will take her very far. She is a brilliant ...
16. Melissa Mars
Actress | From Paris with Love
International award-winning actress, singer and writer, Melissa Mars received major notice after appearing alongside John Travolta in From Paris with Love (2010) produced by Luc Besson - Nikita (1990), Lucy (2014)-, winning a best supporting actress award for her performance in The Cabining (2014),...
19. Gus Leonard
Actor | Wurra-Wurra
Gus Leonard was born on February 4, 1859 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Amédée Théodore Gaston Lerond. He was an actor, known for Wurra-Wurra (1916), Her Reputation (1923) and Mush and Milk (1933). He died on March 27, 1939 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
20. Zinédine Zidane
Actor | Goal!
Zinedine Yazid Zidane (born 23 June 1972), nicknamed "Zizou", is a French former professional football player and current manager of Real Madrid. Widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, Zidane was an elite play-maker, renowned for his elegance, vision, ball control and technique...
21. Marion Hänsel
Producer | Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
Marion Hänsel was born on February 12, 1949 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Marion Ackermann. She was a producer and director, known for Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (1995), The Quarry (1998) and Sounds of Sand (2006). She died on June 8, 2020 in Belgium.
22. Antonin Artaud
Actor | La passion de Jeanne d'Arc
Antonin Artaud was born on September 4, 1896 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Antoine Marie Joseph Artaud. He was an actor and writer, known for The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928), Lucrezia Borgia (1935) and Graziella (1926). He died on March 4, 1948 in Ivry-sur-Seine, Val-de-Marne, France.
Writer | Un long dimanche de fiançailles
Sébastien Japrisot was born on July 4, 1931 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Jean-Baptiste Rossi. He was a writer and director, known for A Very Long Engagement (2004), One Deadly Summer (1983) and Rider on the Rain (1970). He died on March 4, 2003 in Vichy, Allier, France.
28. Serge Marquand
Actor | Barbarella
Serge Marquand was born on March 12, 1930 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Barbarella (1968), Spirits of the Dead (1968) and Nestor Burma (1991). He was married to Véronique Bonnardel. He died on September 4, 2004 in Paris, France.
29. Edmond Rostand
Writer | Roxanne
Edmund Rostand was a prominent French playwright and poet.
Rostand, who was born in Marseille on 1 April, 1868, the son of the distinguished economist Eugene Rostand (1843-1915), first achieved success in Paris at the age of twenty with his vaudeville sketch 'Le Gant Rouge". A collection of poems in...
31. Maria Mauban
Actress | Viaggio in Italia
Maria Mauban was born on May 10, 1924 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France as Marcelle Michelle. She was an actress, known for Journey to Italy (1954), The Troops & Aliens (1979) and Le concierge (1973). She was married to Jean Versini and Claude Dauphin. She died ...
32. Jean-Louis Livi
Producer | Je vous trouve très beau
Jean-Louis Livi was born on January 29, 1941 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Jean Louis Félix Livi. He is a producer and actor, known for You Are So Beautiful (2005), Un Coeur en Hiver (1992) and Camille Rewinds (2012). He is married to Caroline Silhol. They have one child. He was ...
34. Darius Milhaud
Composer | The Beloved Vagabond
Darius Milhaud was born on September 4, 1892 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was a composer, known for The Beloved Vagabond (1915), The Beloved Vagabond (1936) and Le roi de Camargue (1922). He died on June 22, 1974 in Genève, Canton de Genève, Switzerland.
35. Vincent Matile
Actor | Shang hai bao lei
Born in Marseille (France) in 1973, Vincent Matile is a French-Swiss actor known under the name of Laohu in China. After a consultant career in Europe, he moved to China in 2011, learned Mandarin and began to perform in various Chinese film and television productions. Since then, he has appeared in...
36. Edmond Ardisson
Actor | Love and Death
Edmond Ardisson was born on October 23, 1904 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Jules André Edmond Adissons. He was an actor, known for Love and Death (1975), Manon of the Spring (1952) and La demoiselle d'Avignon (1972). He died on November 30, 1983 in Jouarre, Seine-et-Marne, France.
39. Raphaël Nadjari
Director | Avanim
Raphael Nadjari (born 1971 in Marseille, France) is a French born writer and director for film and television. In 1993, Nadjari started working for French television as a writer and director. In 1997, he wrote the television screenplay Le P'tit Bleu, which was directed by Francois Vautier for ARTE ...
Actor | Manon
Andrex was born on January 23, 1907 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as André Jaubert. He was an actor, known for Manon (1949), If All the Guys in the World... (1955) and Magnet of Doom (1963). He was married to Ginette Baudin. He died on July 9, 1989 in Paris, France.
41. Henri Crémieux
Actor | Miroir
Henri Crémieux was born on July 19, 1896 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was an actor and writer, known for Miroir (1947), Les deux 'Monsieur' de Madame (1933) and Orpheus (1950). He was married to Germaine Cremiueux. He died on May 10, 1980 in Cassis, Bouches-du-Rhône.
42. Michel Albertini
Producer | Le braconnier de Dieu
Michel Albertini, a little known performer, has been active in entertainment for years. A theater actor ('La Guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu' by Jean Giraudoux; Albert Camus in France, 'L'homme de cuir' in Germany...), he has also been acclaimed in a musical on Broadway; sung in an operetta ('Le ...
44. Gabriel Signoret
Actor | Le père Goriot
Gabriel Signoret was born on November 15, 1878 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Marius Augustin Signoret. He was an actor, known for Father Goriot (1921), Roger la Honte (1922) and The Bureaucrats (1936). He died on March 16, 1937 in Paris, France.
45. Hélène Cordet
Actress | The Limping Man
Hélène Cordet was born on July 3, 1917 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Hélène Foufounis. She was an actress, known for The Limping Man (1953), Three Steps in the Dark (1953) and Tale of Three Women (1954). She was married to N. Boisot. She died on May 1, 1996 in Switzerland.
46. Junie Astor
Actress | Les bas-fonds
Junie Astor was born on December 21, 1911 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Rolande Jeanne Risterucci. She was an actress and producer, known for The Lower Depths (1936), Les beaux jours du roi Murat (1947) and Du Guesclin (1949). She was married to John Simone and Bernard de Latour. She ...
47. Ginette Garcin
Actress | Les enquêtes du commissaire Maigret
Ginette Garcin was born on January 4, 1928 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. She was an actress, known for Les enquêtes du commissaire Maigret (1967), Lucky Luke and the Daltons (2004) and American Dreamer (1984). She was married to Robert Beauvais. She died on June 10, 2010 in Nanterre...
49. René Allio
Writer | La vieille dame indigne
René Allio was born on March 8, 1924 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was a writer and director, known for La vieille dame indigne (1965), The French Calvinists (1972) and Moi, Pierre Rivière, ayant égorgé ma mère, ma soeur et mon frère... (1976). He was...