Jean Rochefort (29 April 1930 – 9 October 2017) was a French actor, director and screenwriter. He had a career that has spanned over fifty years.
Rochefort in 2013
|Born||29 April 1930|
|Died||9 October 2017 (aged 87)|
|Occupation||Actor, director, screenwriter|
During his early career, he was in Cartouche, Captain Fracasse and in Merveilleuse Angélique. In 1972, he starred opposite Pierre Richard as Chief of Counter-Espionage Louis Toulouse in the Yves Robert comedy Le Grand Blond avec Une Chaussure Noire, a role he reprised in the 1974 sequel Le Retour du Grand Blond.
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- "French acting legend Jean Rochefort has died". The Independent. 9 October 2017.
- "Jean Rochefort, la mort de l'élégant du cinéma français". parismatch.be. 9 October 2017.
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