Rochefort in 2013
|Born||29 April 1930|
|Died||9 October 2017 (aged 87)|
|Occupation||Actor, director, screenwriter|
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.
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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- Jacques Lafitte, Stephen Taylor (1999). Qui est qui en France. J. Lafitte. p. 1471.
- "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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