Date of Birth
Oct 28, 1944
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Known for his keen social satire, Coluche was among the most popular standup comedians in France and at one time was the country's number one film comedian. He appeared in 15 films, the best known of which is Tchao Pantin, where he dramatically portrayed an alcoholic gas jockey who befriends a troubled young drug dealer and works to solve his murder. A committed anti-racism activist, Coluche...