Pretty Frenchmenby official_night | created - 08 Feb 2016 | updated - 10 Jun 2018 | Public
A list of French hotties (mostly actors) in alphabetical order. First the ones with pics, then the ones without pics.
Actor | 37°2 le matin
Sensual, ambiguous, ultra sensitive French performer Jean-Hugues Anglade always had a reputation of intense and passionate actor. Any role, any language, Anglade seems to be able to do anything. From appearing integrally naked alongside Beatrice Dalle in "37.2 degrees in the morning", to playing an...
Actor | Pierrot le Fou
The son of the renowned French sculptor Paul Belmondo, he studied at Conservatoire National Superieur d'Art Dramatique (CNSAD); after the minor stage performances he made his screen debut in À pied, à cheval et en voiture (1957) but the episodes with his participation were cut before ...
Director | Églantine
One of the most popular and respected actors to come from the French "New Wave" film movement, Jean-Claude Brialy was born to a military family, which included one brother, in French colonial Algeria on March 30, 1933. Residing in various places while his father, a colonel with the French Army, ...
Actor | Au souvenir d'une lune
After studying theater in Paris, he joined various acting classes (Comedia dell'Arte, circus, improvisation) before entering the XVIIth promotion of "free class" of Cours Florent in 2006.
In 2003, he performed in different theater plays and he gets the lead role of the TV movie by Manuel Poirier, "...
11. Guillaume Canet
Actor | Jeux d'enfants
Son of horse breeders, the young man spent his childhood in the countryside near Paris. In his youth, Guillaume wanted to be a horse-rider, and briefly followed a professional career in the sport. A bad fall broke his dreams, but is at the origin of his acting career, and success. After briefly ...
14. Vincent Cassel
Actor | Black Swan
Blue-eyed Vincent Cassel was born in Paris to a leading actor father, Jean-Pierre Cassel, and a journalist mother, Sabine Litique. Often labeled as a tough guy because of his roles, eclectic choices and talent have made of him a star of European cinema. First in La Haine (1995), the young actor, ...
16. Cyril Collard
Writer | Les nuits fauves
He made only three films in his relatively brief life but Cyril Collard certainly extended his "15 minutes of fame" to near cult status with the release of his last, the bold and unflinching Savage Nights (1992). The notorious French filmmaker, actor, writer, musician and poet was born in 1957 of ...
20. Alain Delon
Actor | Le samouraï
Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon was born in Sceaux, Hauts-de-Seine, France, to Édith (Arnold) and Fabien Delon. His father was of French and Corsican Italian descent, and his mother was of French and German ancestry. His parents divorced early on, and Delon had a stormy childhood, being ...
Actor | Ne touchez pas la hache
Guillaume Depardieu was born on April 7, 1971 in Paris, France as Guillaume Jean Maxime Antoine Depardieu. He was an actor, known for The Duchess of Langeais (2007), Pola X (1999) and Tous les matins du monde (1991). He was married to Elise Ventre. He died on October 13, 2008 in Garches, ...
25. Jean Dujardin
Actor | The Artist
In 1995 he began his first one man show, the same year he met Bruno Salomone, Eric Collado, Emmanuel Joucla and Eric Massot with whom he created the "Nous C nous". In 1999, he became "Loulou" in Un gars, une fille (1999). This part permitted him to show his talent to a larger public. Since the end ...
26. Romain Duris
Actor | De battre mon coeur s'est arrêté
Appealing actor Romain Duris is the exact example of those who arrived in the movie industry by chance, and to stardom without really desiring it. Discovered by a casting director while he was waiting in front of a high school in Paris, he was offered a role. Between popular successes such as Le p&...
Actor | Polisse
Touted as a rebel, Duvauchelle seem to be one of the most promising young actors in France and Europe. While studying to become a pharmacy employee, he was discovered in a boxing club in Paris. After some auditions, he starred in Le petit voleur (1999), and many other films such as Snowboarder (...
31. Louis Garrel
Actor | The Dreamers
Louis Garrel was born on June 14, 1983 in Paris, France. He is an actor and director, known for The Dreamers (2003), Little Women (2019) and Love Songs (2007). He has been married to Laetitia Casta since June 10, 2017. He was previously married to Golshifteh Farahani.
32. Jean Gaven
Jean Gaven was born on January 16, 1922 in Saint-Rome de Cernon, Aveyron, France. He was an actor, known for And Hope to Die (1972), Our Men in Bagdad (1966) and Riff Raff Girls (1959). He was married to Dominique Wilms. He died on May 5, 2014 in Paris, France.
33. Daniel Gélin
Actor | The Man Who Knew Too Much
Gallic lead and character actor Daniel Gelin did not have an easy life but was warmly embraced as a talented star who appeared to fine advantage for such legendary directors as Max Ophüls, Louis Malle, Jean Cocteau, Alfred Hitchcock, and Claude Lelouch. He left home at age 16 to take dramatic arts ...
35. Thomas Jouannet
Actor | Mes chers disparus!
Thomas Jouannet was born on September 30, 1970 in Geneva, Switzerland. He is an actor and producer, known for Mes chers disparus! (2014), The Red Summer (2002) and Les Cordier, juge et flic (1992). He has been married to Armelle Deutsch since June 26, 2010. They have two children.
36. Louis Jourdan
Actor | Octopussy
Louis Jourdan was born Louis Robert Gendre in Marseille, France, to Yvonne (née Jourdan) and Henry Gendre, a hotel owner. He was educated in France, Britain, and Turkey. He trained as an actor with René Simon at the École Dramatique. He debuted on screen in 1939, going on to play cultivated, ...
Actor | Highlander
Though born in Great Neck, Long Island, Christopher Lambert's family left the US when he was only two years old. His father was a United Nations diplomat assigned to Switzerland and, as a result, Chris was educated at private boarding schools in Geneva. Inspired through his having appeared in a ...
42. Laurent Lucas
Actor | Grave
Born in Paris in 1965, Laurent Lucas enrolled as a student of Charles Dullin and quickly became one of the most promising students at the Strasbourg National Theatre.
He first appeared on the screen in 1996 in I Hate Love (1997) in which he delivered a riveting performance of a man who is HIV ...
43. Benoît Magimel
Actor | La pianiste
Son of a nurse and a bank employee, Benoît Magimel was born in Paris and grew up there. At age 12, he played Momo in Life Is a Long Quiet River (1988) by Étienne Chatiliez. He stopped his studies at age 16 to become an actor.
But he had a dual personality: on one hand the man of low budget films ...
44. Jean Marais
Actor | La belle et la bête
Jean Marais was a popular French cinema actor and director who played over 100 roles in film and on television, and was also known for his many talents as a writer, painter and sculptor.
He was born Jean Alfred Villain-Marais on December 11, 1913, in Cherbourg, France. His father practiced ...
45. Pio Marmaï
Actor | Toute première fois
Marmaï Pio, born 13 July 1984 in Strasbourg, is a French actor. Coming from an artistic background (his mother is a former costume designer at the Strasbourg Opera and his father emigrated Italian designer is), Pio Marmaï followed the course of the Scuola Commedia dell'Arte Antonio Fava, The ...
46. Olivier Martinez
Actor | Unfaithful
Olivier Martinez comes from a working-class family, raised in the Paris suburbs. He left school at an early age, holding various pick-up jobs such as salesman for jeans. Friends urged him to try acting, and at age 23 he enrolled in the International Conservatory of Paris. After several television ...
47. Luc Merenda
Actor | OSS 117 prend des vacances
Though remembered as an Italian pulp cinema icon of the 1970s, Luc Merenda was actually born and raised in Nogent-le-Roi, Paris, France, with Italian ancestry through his paternal grandfather. A thrill-seeking, multi-disciplinary athlete in his youth (his hobbies include savate, motorcycle racing, ...
48. Antoine Michel
Actor | Le nom des gens
Antoine Michel is an actor originally from Paris, France. He has been appearing in commercials and magazine ads since he was 5. As a teenager, he toured all of France in various theatre companies. His breakthrough role came in 2002 in the television film, You'll Get Over It. Antoine, now works ...
50. Pierre Niney
Actor | Yves Saint Laurent
Pierre Niney was born in Boulogne-Billancourt (France), on March 13, 1989. He began his acting career at the age of eleven and joined the Comédie-Française troupe on October 16, 2010, when he was only twenty-one, which made him the youngest resident of the troupe. After several appearances in TV ...
52. Vincent Perez
Actor | Queen of the Damned
Soulful, exotic-looking leading man Vincent Perez is known for his grand and glossy French pictures, exuding a sexy stare and irresistible charm that has swept Gallic women off their feet for over two decades. He was born in Lausanne, Switzerland, to a German mother and a Spanish businessman father...
54. Gérard Philipe
Actor | Le rouge et le noir
In 1940 Gerard left school and his parents wanted him be a lawyer. But soon his mother noticed that he was only interested in acting, although his father was against the idea. After timely intervention from Marc Allégret, who decided he showed some promise, Gerard's debut was in Claude Dauphin's ...
56. Aurélien Recoing
Actor | La vie d'Adèle
Flashback to Paris, 5 May, 1958. Aurélien Recoing, son of the puppeteer Alain Recoing, is born. He begins training to be an actor in 1974 at the Cours Florent, as well as studying at the Quartier d'Ivry. In 1977, the actor-in-training, who speaks fluent English as well as a little Russian, joins ...
58. Maurice Ronet
Actor | Le feu follet
Maurice Ronet was born on April 13, 1927 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France as Maurice Julien Marie Robinet. He was an actor and director, known for The Fire Within (1963), Purple Noon (1960) and Elevator to the Gallows (1958). He was married to Maria Pacôme. He died on March 14, 1983 in Paris, ...
60. André Schneider
Actor | Le deuxième commencement
In 1997, "Sleepless Cities", a multi-lingual one-man show with songs by Kurt Weill, Burt Bacharach, Jacques Prévert, and Tori Amos, started the career of the very ambitious André Schneider who would later enter the stage as a stand-up comedian, appear as an extra in movies by Peter Greenaway and ...
65. Aurélien Wiik
Actor | Frontière(s)
Aurelien began to work in the cinema at the age of 12 in Cache Cash, of Claude Pinoteau. Aurelien stopped his studies at the age of 16 to work full time in the theater and the cinema. He has Norwegian origins by his father and has an older brother, named Benjamin. He writes and realizes short films.
66. Lambert Wilson
Actor | The Matrix Reloaded
Lambert Wilson was born in Paris and studied acting at the Drama Centre in London.
A fluent English speaker, he made his feature film debut at the age of twenty-two in Fred Zinnemann's Five Days One Summer (1981) starring opposite Sean Connery. He went on to work with many of France's most ...
72. Gérard Blain
Actor | Hatari!
Gérard Blain was born on October 23, 1930 in Paris, France. He was an actor and director, known for Hatari! (1962), The Friends (1971) and The Pelican (1974). He was married to Monique Sobieski, Bernadette Lafont and Estella Blain. He died on December 17, 2000 in Paris.
77. Pierre Clémenti
Actor | Belle de jour
Pierre Clémenti was born on September 28, 1942 in Paris, France. He was an actor and director, known for Belle de Jour (1967), In the Shadow of the Blue Rascal (1986) and Porcile (1969). He was married to Clementi, Margaret. He died on December 27, 1999 in Paris.
83. Philippe Forquet
Actor | The Young Rebels
In 1962, as a member of the celebrated Theatre Moufftard in Paris, young Phillipe Forquet was discovered by American director, Robert Parrish, who gave him an important role in a movie based on Irwin Shaw's novel, In the French Style (1963). Learning English as he went along, he played the handsome...
84. Bernard Fresson
Actor | French Connection II
Bernard Fresson was born on May 27, 1931 in Reims, Marne, France. He was an actor, known for French Connection II (1975), Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959) and Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001). He was married to Monique Levrez and Jacqueline Ruchaud. He died on October 20, 2002 in Orsay, Essonne, France.
86. Maurice Garrel
Actor | La maison des Bories
Maurice Garrel was born on February 24, 1923 in Saint-Servais, Isère, France. He was an actor and writer, known for The House of the Bories (1970), Kings & Queen (2004) and To Commit a Murder (1967). He was married to Martine. He died on June 4, 2011 in Paris, France.
93. Ray Lovelock
Actor | Fiddler on the Roof
Handsome, charming, and versatile actor Ray Lovelock was born on June 19, 1950 in Rome, Italy to an Italian mother and English father. Lovelock's father was an allied British soldier who in 1944 liberated Italy from a fascist regime. Ray's father met and eventually married his mother while ...
98. Philippe March
Actor | Classe tous risques
Philippe March was born on December 11, 1924 in Fresnes en Woevre, Meuse, France as Aimé de March. He was an actor and writer, known for Classe Tous Risques (1960), The Three Musketeers: Part I - The Queen's Diamonds (1961) and Rouletabille (1966). He died on July 12, 1980 in Paris, France.
Actor | Apocalypse Now
Christian Marquand was born on March 15, 1927 in Marseille, France. He was an actor and director, known for Apocalypse Now (1979), The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) and The Longest Day (1962). He was married to Tina Aumont. He died on November 22, 2000 in Ivry-sur-Seine, Val-de-Marne, France.