Yves Robert Overview

Yves Robert
Date of Birth
Jun 19, 1920
Birth Place:
Saumur, France


Yves Robert held down a variety of jobs before settling on acting in 1942. Seven years later, Robert made his first film, maturing into one of France's most engaging leading men. One of his most enjoyable on-screen appearances was as Felix Leroy in Rene Clair's Les Grandes Manouevres (1933). Easing into directing with a 1951 short subject, Robert proved as successful behind the cameras as he was...