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Hors de prix

French actress Audrey Justine Tautou was born on 9 August 1976. Tautou was just another hopeful young person taking acting lessons until she participated in a competition called “Jeunes Premiers” (Young Debuts) sponsored by French cable TV station Canal+ and … Continue reading

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Être terre à terre

French director Jean-Pierre Jeunet was born on September 3, 1953. He is best known in North America as the man behind the camera on Audrey Tautou’s huge hit Amélie, winner of four César awards and nominee for five Oscars, among other … Continue reading

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Il y a quelque chose qui cloche

French actor, producer, and comedian Jamel Debbouze was born on June 18, 1975. His large family moved to Morocco and then back to France, always living in the poorest neighborhoods. As a result, Debbouze clearly identifies with the issues faced … Continue reading

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