Patrick Bruel remains one of France's most popular talents, an acclaimed actor with lauded performances in film and television and an award-winning recording artist with chart-topping success in rock music. Bruel first appeared before American audiences in Sydney Pollack's Sabrina (opposite Harrison Ford and Julia Ormond) and most recently completed Brian Skeet's The Misadventures of Margaret (starring Parker Posey). His most recent French film credits include acclaimed performances in Alexandre Arcady's K and Francis Veber's Le Jaguar, opposite Jean Reno. The actor has starred in numerous films in France including Attention bandits! and Il y a des jours et des lune, (both for Claude LeLouch) Toutes peines confondues, L'union sacree, Profil bas, and Force majeure. Bruel has also appeared in several French television projects (Un pas dans la foret and Maigret se trompe) and on stage (Charimari and On m'appelle Emilie).
Note: This profile was written in or before 2000.
Patrick Bruel Facts
|Birth Name||Patrick Benguigui|
|Birthday||May 14, 1959 (59)|