Jean-Paul Belmondo
Date of Birth
Apr 09, 1933
Birth Place:
Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

Biography

Once a key face of the French New Wave and one of the most famous actors in French film, Jean-Paul Belmondo strayed from his art cinema roots and morphed into a prolific, bankable action comedy star from the mid-'60s on. The son of a sculptor, Belmondo spent his high school years as more of an athlete than an artist, but he decided that acting was his calling by the time he reached his twenties....