Birth Place Matching "Lille, Nord, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Nuovo Cinema Paradiso
Philippe Noiret was one of French cinema's most familiar faces who appeared in more than 140 films in a career that spanned more than half a century.
He was born on October 1, 1930, in Lille, Nord, France, into a middle class family of shopkeepers. His father was fond of literature. Young Noiret ...
Actress | Repulsion
Eclectic is the qualificative that best defines the career of Yvonne Furneaux. Born in Roubaix (a big industrial town in the North of France) in 1928, the little girl was immediately placed under the sign of bilingualism, her father being English and her mother French. As a result, once this ...
Writer | Pépé le Moko
Revered by such legendary fellow directors as Ingmar Bergman and Jean Renoir, Julien Duvivier is one of the greatest figures in the history of French cinema and of world cinema in general. He is perhaps the most neglected of the "Big Five" of classic French cinema (the other four being Jean Renoir,...
5. Renée Adorée
Actress | The Big Parade
Renee Adoree was born Jeanne de la Fontein in Lille in Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, on September 30, 1898. She had what one could call a normal childhood. Her background is, perhaps, one of the most difficult to find information on any actress in existence. What we do know that her interest in ...
Actor | Virtual Revolution
Maximilien Poullein was born on April 28, 1983 in Lille, France. Two separate encounters led him into wanting to become an actor.
First one was screening "The Running Man" with Arnold Schwarzenegger : this Sunday morning at the age of six imprinted a major turning point in his love for the American ...
11. Irène Tunc
Actress | Je t'aime, je t'aime
Irène Tunc was born on September 25, 1935 in Lille, Nord, France. She was an actress, known for Je t'aime, je t'aime (1968), Léon Morin, Priest (1961) and The Conqueror of the Orient (1960). She was married to Alain Cavalier and Ivan Govar. She died on January 16, 1972 in Versailles, ...
Writer | Une mauvaise rencontre
Charles de Gaulle was born on November 22, 1890 in Lille, Nord, France as Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle. He was a writer, known for Une mauvaise rencontre (1981), Les manifestations du 18 Juin (1949) and L'Afrique noire française (1944). He was married to Yvonne de Gaulle. He died on ...
16. Nicolas Hulot
Writer | Ushuaïa nature
Nicolas Hulot was born on April 30, 1955 in Lille, Nord, France. He is a writer and producer, known for Ushuaïa nature (1998), Ushuaïa, le magazine de l'extrême (1987) and Le syndrome du Titanic (2009). He has been married to Florence Lasserre since October 5, 2002. They have three ...
18. Faouzi Brahimi
Faouzi "Faz" Brahimi:
Faouzi Brahimi, affectionately known in the industry as "Faz", was born and raised in Lille, France, where he discovered his passion for the industry at a young age. Studying at the prestigious "Beaux Visual Arts" Academy, Faz was formally trained as an actor and singer. Earning...
23. Alain Decaux
Writer | Les misérables
Alain Decaux was born on July 23, 1925 in Lille, Nord, France as Alain Paul Henri Decaux. He was a writer and producer, known for Les misérables (1982), Three Colors: Blue (1993) and J'ai tué Raspoutine (1967). He was married to Micheline Pelletier. He died on March 27, 2016 in Paris,...
Actress | L'opération Corned Beef
Marie-Laurence was born on February 25, 1915 in Lille, Nord, France as Marie-Laurence Hantson. She was an actress, known for L'opération Corned Beef (1991), The Party (1980) and Madame Sans Gêne (1963). She died on January 26, 2001 in Champcueil, Essonne, France.
34. Guy Berry
Actor | Chantons quand même
Guy Berry was born on February 1, 1907 in Lille, Nord, France. He was an actor, known for Chantons quand même (1940), À nous deux, madame la vie (1937) and Cinderella (1937). He was married to Ginette Catriens and Simone Heraud. He died on March 15, 1982 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, ...
40. Georges Dufaux
Cinematographer | À cris perdus
Georges Dufaux was born on March 17, 1927 in Lille, Nord, France. He was a cinematographer and director, known for À cris perdus (1972), Isabel (1968) and Astataïon ou Le festin des morts (1965). He died on November 8, 2008 in St. Maurice, Switzerland.