‘The Conformist’ star Jean-Louis Trintignant dies
French actor, director and screenwriter Jean-Louis Trintignant has died. It is reported by Le Monde.
The “Conformist” and “Man and Woman” star has died at the age of 91. The cause of death was not specified.
The actor’s wife Marian Hepfner confirmed his death and said that he passed away in his home, surrounded by loved ones.
Jean-Louis Trintignant was born on December 11, 1930 in the city of Piolan in southern France. At the age of 19, he got to the performance of the play “The Miser” by Moliere directed by Charles Dullin and left the law school to pursue theatrical art.
In 1956, the actor made his film debut in the film If the Boys of the World… by Christian-Jacques. In the same year, Trintignant starred with Brigitte Bardot in Roger Vadim’s And God Created Woman. Among other notable roles of the artist are “Night at the Maud”, “Magnificent Angelica”, “Overtaking”, “City of Lost Children” and “Love”. Jean-Louis Trintignant was a laureate of the Berlin Film Festival (The Man Who Lies) and the César Award (Love).