Fernand Ledoux
Date of Birth
Jan 24, 1897
Birth Place:
Tirlemont, Belgium

Biography

Born in Belgium, Fernand Ledoux inaugurated his distinguished stage career in France. He eventually appeared in over 800 plays and films, and for 22 years was one of the stars of the Comedie Francaise. In films from 1919, he didn't achieve screen stardom until 1938, when he played the brutish, cuckolded husband in Renoir's La Bete Humaine. He later made a handful of English-language cameo...