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Jean-Paul Belmondo


The son of the renowned French sculptor Paul Belmondo, he studied at Conservatoire National Superieur d'Art Dramatique (CNSAD); after the minor stage performances he made his screen debut in À pied, à cheval et en voiture (1957) but the episodes with his participation were cut before release. However, the breakthrough role in ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 6 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Pierrot le Fou
Pierrot le Fou Ferdinand Griffon, 'Pierrot'
(1965)
Breathless
Breathless Michel Poiccard / Laszlo Kovacs
(1960)
A Woman Is a Woman
A Woman Is a Woman Alfred Lubitsch
(1961)

Filmography

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 2009 Allons-y! Alonzo! (Short)
 2008 Un homme et son chien
Charles
 2001 Ferchaux (TV Movie)
Paul Ferchaux
 2000 Amazone
Edouard
 2000 Les acteurs
Jean-Paul Belmondo
 1999 Peut-être
Ako
 1999 Frédérick ou le Boulevard du Crime (TV Movie)
Frédérick Lemaitre
 1998 1 chance sur 2
Léo Brassac
 1997 La puce à l'oreille (TV Movie)
Victor-Emmanuel Chandebise - Poche
 1996 Désiré
Désiré
 1995 Les misérables
Henri Fortin / Jean Valjean
 1995 One Hundred and One Nights
Professeur Bébel
 1993 Tailleur pour dames (TV Movie)
 1992 L'inconnu dans la maison
Loursat
 1990 Cyrano de Bergerac (TV Movie)
Cyrano de Bergerac
 1988 Kean (TV Movie)
Kean
 1987 Le solitaire
Stan Jalard
 1985 Hold-Up
Grimm
 1984 Happy Easter
Stephane Margelle
 1984 The Vultures
Sgt. Pierre Augagneur
 1983 Le marginal
Commissaire Philippe Jordan
 1982 Ace of Aces
Jo Cavalier
 1981 The Professional
Josselin Beaumont dit 'Joss'
 1980 Le guignolo
Alexandre Dupré
 1979 Flic ou voyou
Antonio Cerutti / Stanislas Borovitz
 1977 Animal
Mike Gaucher et Bruno Ferrari
 1976 Le corps de mon ennemi
François Leclercq
 1976 Hunter Will Get You
Roger Pilard, dit l'Alpagueur
 1975 Incorrigible
Victor Vauthier
 1975 Peur sur la ville
Le commissaire Jean Letellier
 1974 Stavisky...
Serge Alexandre Stavisky
 1973 The Man from Acapulco
Bob Saint-Clar / François Merlin
 1973 The Inheritor
Bart Cordell
 1972 Scoumoune
Roberto Borgo
 1972 Docteur Popaul
Dr. Paul Simay
 1971 The Burglars
Azad
 1971 Swashbuckler
Nicolas Philibert - un candidat au divorce entraîné malgré lui dans la Révolution française
 1970 Borsalino
François Capella
 1969 Love Is a Funny Thing
Henri
 1969 Dieu a choisi Paris
Le Photographe / Récitant / Présentateur
 1969 Mississippi Mermaid
Louis Mahé
 1969 The Brain
Arthur Lespinasse
 1968 Ho!
François Holin, aka Ho
 1967 Casino Royale
French Legionnaire (as Jean Paul Belmondo)
 1967 The Thief of Paris
Georges Randal
 1966 Paris brûle-t-il?
Pierrelot - Yvon Morandat
 1966 Tender Scoundrel
Tony Maréchal
 1965 Up to His Ears
Arthur Lempereur
 1965 Pierrot le Fou
Ferdinand Griffon, 'Pierrot' (as Jean Paul Belmondo)
 1965 The Winner
 1965 Crime on a Summer Morning
Francis
 1964 Weekend at Dunkirk
Julien Maillat
 1964 Male Hunt
Fernand
 1964 Backfire
David Ladislas
 1964 Greed in the Sun
Rocco
 1964 That Man from Rio
Pvt. Adrien Dufourquet
 1963 Banana Peel
Michel Thibault
 1963 L'aîné des Ferchaux
Michel Maudet
 1963 Sweet and Sour
Raymond La Légion
 1963 Mare matto
Il livornese (as Jean Paul Belmondo)
 1963 Le Doulos
Silien
 1962 Beach Casanova
Cameo (uncredited)
 1962 A Monkey in Winter
Gabriel Fouquet
 1962 Cartouche
Louis-Dominique Bourguignon alias Cartouche
 1961 Riviera-Story
L'homme qui fait du karting
 1961 Un coeur gros comme ça
Un spectateur au match de boxe
 1961 A Man Named Rocca
Roberto La Rocca
 1961 Amours célèbres
Lauzun (segment "Lauzun)
 1961 Léon Morin, Priest
Léon Morin
 1961 A Woman Is a Woman
Alfred Lubitsch (as Belmondo)
 1961 La viaccia
Amerigo (as Jean Paul Belmondo)
 1960 Two Women
Michele Di Libero (as Jean Paul Belmondo)
 1960 Lettere di una novizia
Giuliano Verdi
 1960 Charlotte et son Jules (Short)
Jules
 1960 Love and the Frenchwoman
Gilles (segment "Adultere, L'")
 1960 Trapped by Fear
Paul Frapier
 1960 Moderato cantabile
Chauvin
 1960 Classe Tous Risques
Eric Stark
 1960 Breathless
Michel Poiccard / Laszlo Kovacs
 1959 The Three Musketeers (TV Movie)
D'Artagnan
 1959 Leda
Laszlo Kovacs
 1959 An Angel on Wheels
Michel Barrot
 1958 Un drôle de dimanche
Patrick
 1958 Les tricheurs
Lou (as J.P. Belmondo)
 1958 Be Beautiful But Shut Up
Pierrot
 1958 Les copains du dimanche
Trébois
 1957 À pied, à cheval et en voiture
Venin (as J.P. Belmondo)
 1956 Molière (Short)
Le Merluche
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Personal Details

Other Works:

In 1963 he wrote the book about himself: "30 ans et 25 films".

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 8 Articles | 11 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jean Paul Belmond | J.P. Belmondo | Jean Paul Belmondo | Belmondo

Height:

5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"I don't want to be a flying grandpa of the French cinema" (about his further participation in action films).

Trivia:

Grandfather of Alessandro, Victor and Giacomo (Paul's sons). See more »

Trademark:

Has an inimitable smile See more »

Nickname:

Bebel

Star Sign:

Aries

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