(biography, photos, videos) Vincent Perez
Vincent Perez biography
French actor of Swiss origin, producer and Director Vincent Perez was born in June 1962 in the family of Germans and a Spaniard.
In his youth he dreamed of becoming an artist, sculptor or photographer. But eighteen years, Vincent, leaving parents went to France. In Paris he studied at the acting faculty of the Conservatory of dramatic art. In 1986, directed by Patrice chéreau called Vincent Perez in the troupe of the theater, where the actor played roles in the plays of Kleist, «Platonov» by Chekhov, in «hamlet» by Shakespeare.
During training, Perez made her film debut, appearing in the role of Armande in the movie «Guardian of the night» W-P. Limousine. Then there was shooting in the drama «Cyrano de Bergerac», where his partner was Gerard Depardieu. In 1990, after the release of the movie Vincent was nominated for the award «Cesar».
The global popularity of the actor brought the film «Indochina», which was released in 1992. In the historical drama Perez played Jean-Baptiste. «Indo-China» won the «Oscar».
The main role of Vincent – magic heroes-lovers. In the list of his on-screen passions — Catherine Deneuve, Kim Basinger, Isabelle Adjani, Sophie Marceau and other film star. After the success of French paintings, «Fanfan –scent of love» (1993), «Queen Margot» (1994) – the actor was invited to Hollywood.
The first Hollywood project was the role in the movie «the crow 2: City of angels», where Vincent Perez was replaced by who was tragically killed Brandon Lee. Then there was the movie «the Libertine» (2000), «I dreamed of Africa» (2000), «Bride of the North» (2001).
The actor starred on different continents, but, as he acknowledged, a special relationship to the world of cinema and creative freedom only finds in France.
«I found the country where I work and live is France. Do I feel French? And no, and so,» says Perez.
He is also involved in directing activities. His two short films – «Nothing to say» and «Exchange» received the «Palme d’or» at the Cannes film festival. In 2002, Vincent Perez made his first feature film «angel Skin», and in 2007 – «the Secret».
His last works were the roles in the films «My first time», «Kitchen in Paris», «last breath», «King of Madagascar».
Vincent Perez found family happiness with a former lover Gerard Depardieu is an actress and model Karine Sylla. They have officially registered their relationship in the winter of 1998.
Together the couple are raising four children — Roxane (daughter Karina from his first marriage), Iman, Pablo and Tess.
- Hotel de France
- Cyrano de Bergerac
- The Crow 2: City Of Angels
- Gone with the sea
- Bride of the wind
- Happiness costs nothing
- The Apocalypse Code
- Kitchen in Paris