Birth Place Matching "Lyon, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. David Charvet

Actor | Melrose Place

David Charvet, who rose to international fame on the hit shows Baywatch (1989) and Melrose Place (1992), is now moving into the feature front, having completed production on starring roles in two films this year.

In the sports feature Green Flash (2008), Charvet plays "Cameron Day", a star ...

2. Edgar Stehli

Actor | Executive Suite

Edgar Stehli was born on July 12, 1884 in Lyon, Rhône, France. He was an actor, known for Executive Suite (1954), 4D Man (1959) and Atlantis: The Lost Continent (1961). He was married to Emilie Greenough. He died on July 25, 1973 in Upper Montclair, New Jersey, USA.

3. Sylvie Testud

Actress | La môme

Sylvie Testud was born on January 17, 1971 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She is an actress and writer, known for La Vie en Rose (2007), Murderous Maids (2000) and Stupeur et tremblements (2003).

4. Déborah Révy

Actress | Love

Déborah Révy was born on March 10, 1987 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She is an actress, known for Love (2015), Q (2011) and My Little Princess (2011).

5. Clovis Cornillac

Actor | Un long dimanche de fiançailles

Clovis Cornillac was born on August 16, 1967 in Lyon, Rhône, France. He is an actor and director, known for A Very Long Engagement (2004), Eden Log (2007) and The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988). He has been married to Lilou Fogli since August 30, 2013. They have one child. He was previously ...

6. Anissa Kate

Actress | Educating Anissa: A Cuckold Story

Gorgeous and voluptuous 5'4" brunette knockout Anissa Kate was born May 7, 1987, in Lyon, France. She studied economics in college. Anissa started out in the adult industry in September of 2011; she did her first explicit hardcore movie for director Alexandre Legland. Kate has appeared in X-rated ...

7. Jean-Michel Jarre

Soundtrack | Nine 1/2 Weeks

JeanMichel Jarre is a French composer, performer, music producer and designer. He is regarded as a pioneer in the electronic, synth-pop, ambient and New Age genres, as well as an organizer of spectacular outdoor events and concerts, which feature the latest and most innovative in lights, laser ...

8. Michèle Girardon

Actress | Hatari!

This stunning, fragile starlet was born Henriette Michèle Leone Girardon in Lyon in August 1938. Having completed her acting studies at the local conservatoire she won a competition as "the most photogenic girl in France" by the age of twenty. Photo shoots followed and a minor career as a model ...

9. François Petit

Actor | Mortal Kombat

Francois is a world class martial artist with an impressive background. He comes from a large family, all skilled in martial arts. He began his training at the age of 3 years, under the guidance of Japanese masters, also studied at the opera. In 1971, he was drafted into the the army in Africa, ...

10. Maurice Jarre

Composer | Lawrence of Arabia

Unlike many musicians who started to learn music while still in their childhood, Maurice Jarre was already late in his teens when he discovered music and decided to make a career in that field. Against his father's will, he enrolled at Conservatoire de Paris where he studied percussions, ...

11. Salim Kechiouche

Actor | La vie d'Adèle

Actor Salim Kechiouche was born in Lyon, France to Algerian parents. At first a kickboxing champion in France (1998), his film carreer started when actor/director Gaël Morel discovered Salim and so he made his first appearance in the movie À Toute Vitesse. From then on he appeared in more films, ...

12. Bertrand Tavernier

Director | Un dimanche à la campagne

Bertrand Tavernier was a law student that preferred write film criticisms. He also wrote a few books about American movies. Then his first film won a few awards in France and abroad and established his reputation.

13. Dominique Blanc

Actress | Indochine

Dominique Blanc was born on April 25, 1956 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She is an actress and director, known for Indochine (1992), Queen Margot (1994) and May Fools (1990).

14. Lucile Hadzihalilovic

Writer | Évolution

Lucile Hadzihalilovic was born on May 7, 1961 in Lyon, Rhône, France as Lucile Emina Hadzihalilovic. She is a writer and director, known for Évolution (2015), Innocence (2004) and La bouche de Jean-Pierre (1996).

15. Alexandre Astier

Writer | Kaamelott

Alexandre Astier was born on June 16, 1974 in Lyon, France. He is a writer and actor, known for Kaamelott (2004), Dies irae (2003) and Le Golden Show (2011). He is married to Anne-Gaëlle Daval. They have five children.

16. Audrey Quoturi

Actress | Versailles

Audrey Quoturi was born in Lyon, France of Italian heritage. She attended Portsmouth University, England where she studied foreign languages. Encouraged by her godfather, a magician and tap dancer, she also studied Drama in Paris at Art'Aire Studio underneath acting coach Berengere Basty or with ...

17. Karen Lancaume

Actress | Baise-moi

Born Karen Bach outside of Lyons, France, Karen Lancaume came from a wealthy family. The bi-racial beauty (French father, Moroccan mother) married at 17 while she was attending college. Even though her husband was a disc jockey and she worked weekends at a nightclub to make ends meet, the couple ...

18. Idir Chender

Actor | Carbone

Idir Chender was born on February 20, 1987 in Lyon, Rhône, France as Mohend-Idir Chender. He is an actor, known for Carbone (2017), Beirut (2018) and Occidental (2017).

19. Jacques Deray

Director | On ne meurt que deux fois

Jacques Deray was born on February 19, 1929 in Lyon, Rhône, France as Jacques Desrayaud. He was a director and writer, known for On ne meurt que deux fois (1985), Borsalino (1970) and Symphonie pour un massacre (1963). He was married to Agnès Vincent-Deray and Nicole Jones. He died on August 9, ...

20. Ines Lenvin

Actress | Ines Escort Deluxe

Ines Lenvin was born on November 17, 1988 in Lyon, France. She is an actress.

21. Jean-Yves Escoffier

Cinematographer | Les amants du Pont-Neuf

Jean-Yves Escoffier was born on July 12, 1950 in Lyon, France. He is known for his work on The Lovers on the Bridge (1991), 15 Minutes (2001) and The Human Stain (2003). He died on April 1, 2003 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

22. Karim Saleh

Actor | Kingdom of Heaven

Karim Saleh was born on March 7, 1978 in Lyon, France. He is an actor, known for Kingdom of Heaven (2005), Munich (2005) and Iron Man 2 (2010).

23. Astrid Veillon

Actress | Swordfish

Astrid Veillon was born on October 30, 1971 in Lyon, France as Astrid Veillon de La Garoullaye. She is an actress, known for Swordfish (2001), Highlander (1992) and Fabio Montale (2001).

24. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Writer | Le Petit Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born into a family of old provincial nobility. Failing his final exams at a preparatory school, he entered the École des Beaux-Arts to study architecture. In 1921, he began military service in the 2nd Regiment of Chasseurs, and sent to Strasbourg for pilot training. The...

25. Christian Marin

Actor | Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez

Christian Marin was born on February 8, 1929 in Lyon, Rhône, France. He was an actor, known for The Troops of St. Tropez (1964), The Aeronauts (1967) and The Troops on Vacation (1970). He died on September 5, 2012 in Paris, France.

26. Joy Esther

Actress | Drama

Joy Esther was born in Lyon. As a child, she took classes of singing and theater, and later classes at the Cours Florent for three years. Autodidact musician, she learned to play the guitar and the piano. She began her career at the age of eight appearing in many advertisements like Kodak and ...

27. Georges Géret

Actor | Z

Georges Géret was born on October 18, 1924 in Lyon, Rhône, France. He was an actor, known for Z (1969), Diary of a Chambermaid (1964) and Roger la Honte (1966). He died on April 8, 1996 in Paris, France.

28. Diane Kurys

Writer | Coup de foudre

Diane Kurys was born on December 3, 1948 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She is an actress and writer, known for Entre Nous (1983), Pour une femme (2013) and Peppermint Soda (1977).

29. Jean-Pierre Améris

Director | Marie Heurtin

Jean-Pierre Améris was born on July 26, 1961 in Lyon, Rhône, France. He is a director and writer, known for Marie's Story (2014), Les aveux de l'innocent (1996) and Les émotifs anonymes (2010).

30. Jonah Bryson

Director | Start Again

Hailed as "A Talented Young Voice" by Oscar®-winning director Louie Psihoyos, Jonah Bryson is an award-winning film director and musician. After receiving an award sponsored by Prince Albert II Of Monaco, at the age of 14, Jonah co-directed The Fight for Bala with Sharkwater director Rob Stewart, ...

31. Olivier Ducastel

Director | Drôle de Félix

Olivier Ducastel was born on February 23, 1962 in Lyon, France. He is known for his work on The Adventures of Felix (2000), Paris 05:59: Théo & Hugo (2016) and Côte d'Azur (2005).

32. Max Pécas

Director | La main noire

Max Pécas was born on April 25, 1925 in Lyon, Rhône, France. He was a director and writer, known for La main noire (1968). He died on February 10, 2003 in Paris, France.

33. Myriam Boyer

Actress | L'instinct de mort

Myriam Boyer was born on May 23, 1948 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She is an actress and director, known for Mesrine Part 1: Killer Instinct (2008), Mesrine Part 2: Public Enemy #1 (2008) and La vie devant soi (2010). She was previously married to John Berry.

34. Christine Pascal

Writer | Le petit prince a dit

Christine Pascal was born on November 29, 1953 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She was an actress and writer, known for Le petit prince a dit (1992), Félicité (1979) and Let Joy Reign Supreme (1975). She was married to Robert Boner. She died on August 30, 1996 in Garches, Hauts-de-Seine, ...

35. Natalie Dessay

Actress | Joyeux Noël

Natalie Dessay was born on April 19, 1965 in Lyon, Rhône, France as Nathalie Dessaix. She is an actress, known for Joyeux Noel (2005), Orphée aux enfers (1997) and Die Entführung aus dem Serail (2000). She has been married to Laurent Naouri since 1994.

36. Gilles Porte

Cinematographer | Quand la mer monte...

Gilles Porte was born on May 11, 1965 in Lyon, France. He is known for his work on When the Sea Rises (2004), Mon père, ce héros. (1991) and Christine (2011).

37. Nasta Zya

Actress | 8 Françaises

Nasta Zya was born on April 11, 1991 in Lyon, Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France. She is an actress.

38. Mimie Mathy

Actress | Joséphine, ange gardien

Mimie Mathy was born on July 8, 1957 in Lyon, France as Michèle Mathy. She is an actress, known for Joséphine, ange gardien (1997), Que faisaient les femmes pendant que l'homme marchait sur la lune? (2000) and Une nounou pas comme les autres (1994). She has been married to Gérard Benoist ...

39. André Jacquemetton

Producer | Mad Men

André Jacquemetton was born in Lyon, France. He is a producer and writer, known for Mad Men (2007), Star Trek: Enterprise (2001) and Relic Hunter (1999).

40. Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt

Writer | Temps de chien

Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt was born on March 28, 1960 in Lyon, France as Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt. He is a writer and director, known for Temps de chien (1996), Odette Toulemonde (2006) and Oscar and the Lady in Pink (2009).

41. Michel Colombier

Soundtrack | Man on Fire

Michel Colombier was born on May 23, 1939 in Lyon, France. He is known for his work on Man on Fire (2004), The Golden Child (1986) and New Jack City (1991). He was married to Dana Colombier. He died on November 14, 2004 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

42. Agnès Laurent

Actress | La notte del grande assalto

Agnès Laurent was born on January 28, 1936 in Lyon, Rhône, France as Josette Chouleur. She was an actress, known for The Night of the Great Attack (1959), Soft Skin on Black Silk (1959) and Mary Had a Little... (1961). She died on February 16, 2010 in Grenoble, Isère, France.

43. Richard Chanfray

Actor | Le roman du samedi: Le coffre et le revenant

Richard Chanfray was born on April 4, 1940 in Lyon, Rhône, France. He was an actor, known for Le roman du samedi: Le coffre et le revenant (1980). He died on July 20, 1983 in Saint-Tropez, Var, France.

44. Laurence Côte

Actress | Les voleurs

Laurence Côte was born on February 11, 1966 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She is an actress and writer, known for Thieves (1996), Souvenir (1996) and Up, Down, Fragile (1995).

45. Sophie Favier

Actress | Tais-toi quand tu parles!

Sophie Favier was born on October 5, 1963 in Lyon, France. She is an actress, known for Tais-toi quand tu parles! (1981), Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers (1984) and Lady Libertine (1984).

46. Léa Lazur

Actress | Yasmine and the Sex Models

Léa Lazur was born on August 27, 1980 in Lyon, Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France. She is an actress.

47. Jacqueline Delubac

Actress | Les perles de la couronne

Jacqueline Delubac was born on May 27, 1907 in Lyon, Rhône, France as Isabelle Jacqueline Basset. She was an actress, known for The Pearls of the Crown (1937), Faisons un rêve... (1936) and Désiré (1937). She was married to Myran Eknayan and Sacha Guitry. She died on October 14,...

48. Stéphane Debac

Actor | The Happening

After having made his mark with a theatrical company, Debac then 21, made his debut appearance in television with a series of sketches aired on Canal +. The following years he distinguished himself as a talented actor in both cinema and television. Stephane's entertaining performances lead to ...

49. Charlotte Kady

Actress | L.627

Charlotte Kady was born on June 25, 1962 in Lyon, Rhône, France. She is an actress, known for L.627 (1992), Terre indigo (1996) and Same Old Song (1997).

50. Odile Rodin

Actress | Futures vedettes

Odile Rodin was born in 1937 in Lyon, France as Odile Marie-Josèphe Léonie Bérard. She is an actress, known for School for Love (1955) and Si Paris nous était conté (1956).


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