The actor Vincent Perez was born in Switzerland where he also attended an acting school in Geneva.
After his move to Paris he made his film debut with the TV production "Piège à flics" (85), one year later followed his first feature movie "Gardien de la nuit - Nachtstreife" (86).
It didn't last long and Vincent Perez was casted at other stars' side, so in "La maison de Jade - Das Jadehaus" (87) with Jacqueline Bisset and finally "Cyrano de Bergerac" (90) with Gérard Depardieu. With this movie he attracted attention of the public and was nominated for the César as best up-and-coming actor.
He laid the foundations of his international career in the 90's which
led him till to the USA. First he was convincing in "Hamlet" (90), "Il
viaggio di Capitan Fracassa" (91), "Indochine" (92), "Fanfan" (93) and
"La Reine Margot - Die Bartholomäusnacht" (94).
Vincent Perez was nominated for three Césars till today.
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