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Jean Dujardin

Actor and Comedian Jean Dujardin
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Profession: Actor and Comedian

Nationality:
France
French

Why Famous: Brice de Nice, OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies, 99 Francs and The Artist.

Born: June 19, 1972
Birthplace: Rueil-Malmaison, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Age: 48 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini

Historical Events

  • 2011-05-15 "The Artist" directed by Michel Hazanavicius and starring Jean Dujardin and Bérénice Bejo premieres at the Cannes Film festival (Best Picture 2012)
  • 2012-02-26 84th Academy Awards: "The Artist" wins five Oscars and becomes the first silent film to win since 1927, Jean Dujardin & Meryl Streep also win