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Un bon acteur, c’est celui qui a beaucoup vécu

Prolific French actor Gérard Depardieu was born on December 27, 1948. Depardieu was born to a blue-collar family and he abandoned his education when he was only twelve. He left his hometown of Châteauroux, south of Paris, when he was … Continue reading

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French actress Emmanuelle Béart was born on August 14, 1963. Béart was born on the French Riviera to a singer/poet and former model. She’s best known for her role in Manon des Sources (Manon of the Spring), based on the … Continue reading

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Avoir plusieurs cordes à son arc

French writer and filmmaker Marcel Pagnol was born on February 28, 1895 in Aubagne in the south of France. The son of a teacher and seamstress, Pagnol had a profound love of nature developed in the arid hills north of … Continue reading

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