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Lambert Wilson

Actor | Soundtrack | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
The Matrix Reloaded (2003) | Catwoman (2004) | Matrix Revolutions (2003)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 10 nominations More »
BORN 
Aug 3, 1958 (age 59)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (91 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (26 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Hollow CrownThe Hollow Crown (TV Series) Charles, King of France ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Henry V (Oct 11, 2013) Charles, King of France  Less
  • Primary photo for ManipulationsManipulations (TV Movie) Franck Barrot  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The PhilanthropistThe Philanthropist (TV Series) Yves Moehringer ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Paris (Jul 8, 2009) Yves Moehringer  Less
  • Primary photo for Colette, une femme libreColette, une femme libre (TV Mini-series) Henry de Jouvenel ( 2 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for The Holy ChildThe Holy Child (TV Movie) Pere Marc Aubray  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Don QuixoteDon Quixote (TV Movie) Duke  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Les globulyssLes globulyss (TV Series) Actor  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for Quand le chat souritQuand le chat sourit (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Le secret d'IrisLe secret d'Iris (TV Movie) Pierrot  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Pour une vie ou deuxPour une vie ou deux (TV Movie) Noël Gregorio  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Les caprices de MarianneLes caprices de Marianne (TV Movie) Octave, Stage Director  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Une qui prometUne qui promet (TV Movie) Ferdinand  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Rage and Outrage: The Dreyfus AffairRage and Outrage: The Dreyfus Affair (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for FrankensteinFrankenstein (TV Movie) Clerval  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for StrangersStrangers (TV Movie) The Guy (segment "Small Sounds and Tilting Shadows")  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for HistoryHistory (TV Movie) Carlo Vivaldi / Davide Segre  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for La caravaneLa caravane (TV Movie) Éric  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Ce fut un bel étéCe fut un bel été (TV Movie) Antoine  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Emmenez-moi au théâtreEmmenez-moi au théâtre (TV Series) Paris ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Histoire contemporaineHistoire contemporaine (TV Mini-series) Henri de Brèce  Less 1981– 
  • Primary photo for La dernière nuitLa dernière nuit (TV Movie) L'aide-bourreau  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Quatre femmes, quatre vies: La maison bleueQuatre femmes, quatre vies: La maison bleue (TV Movie) Jean-Paul Taillandier  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for L'inconnue d'ArrasL'inconnue d'Arras (TV Movie) Le grand-père (1870)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Au feu le préfetAu feu le préfet (TV Movie) Patrick Callaghan  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Cinéma 16Cinéma 16 (TV Series) Gilbert ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Gaston PhébusGaston Phébus (TV Mini-series) Yvain ( 6 episodes, 1978 )  Less 1978 6
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Self (90 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for March of the Penguins 2: The Next StepMarch of the Penguins 2: The Next Step Narrator (voice) (version: original)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for C à vousC à vous (TV Series) Himself ( 13 episodes, 2009–2017 )  Less 2009–2017
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  • Primary photo for La grande librairieLa grande librairie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 2 episodes, 2014–2017 )  Less 2014–2017
  • Primary photo for Tria33Tria33 (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Thé ou caféThé ou café (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1999–2017 )  Less 1999–2017
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  • Primary photo for On n'est pas couchéOn n'est pas couché (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2006–2017 )  Less 2006–2017
  • Primary photo for Vivement dimanche prochainVivement dimanche prochain (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Main Guest ( 6 episodes, 2013–2017 )  Less 2013–2017
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  • Primary photo for L'émission d'AntoineL'émission d'Antoine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for QuotidienQuotidien (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Le grand journal de Canal+Le grand journal de Canal+ (TV Series) Himself ( 16 episodes, 2005–2017 )  Less 2005–2017
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  • Primary photo for Soir de FêteSoir de Fête (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entrée LibreEntrée Libre (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Salut les TerriensSalut les Terriens (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2007–2016 )  Less 2007–2016
  • Primary photo for Le journal de 20 heuresLe journal de 20 heures (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2013–2016 )  Less 2013–2016
  • Primary photo for Festival de cine de San Sebatián 2016 - Gala de clausuraFestival de cine de San Sebatián 2016 - Gala de clausura (TV Movie) Himself - Audience Member  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Mardi cinémaMardi cinéma (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for L'invitéL'invité (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 2010–2016 )  Less 2010–2016
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  • Primary photo for Hugo Pratt, trait pour traitHugo Pratt, trait pour trait Narrator (voice)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Vivement dimancheVivement dimanche (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Main Guest ( 7 episodes, 2003–2016 )  Less 2003–2016
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  • Primary photo for Les années bonheurLes années bonheur (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Le divan de Marc-Olivier FogielLe divan de Marc-Olivier Fogiel (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Le grand 8Le grand 8 (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for Comment ça va bien!Comment ça va bien! (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for La fête de la chanson françaiseLa fête de la chanson française (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Folie passagèreFolie passagère (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Du côté de chez DaveDu côté de chez Dave (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 20 heures le journal20 heures le journal (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2007–2016 )  Less 2007–2016
  • Primary photo for Qui n'a pas sa part d'ombre?Qui n'a pas sa part d'ombre? (Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Lundi en histoiresLundi en histoires (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Festival international de CannesFestival international de Cannes (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 4 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015
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  • Primary photo for Qui veut gagner des millions?Qui veut gagner des millions? (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2008–2015 )  Less 2008–2015
  • Primary photo for Au Field de la nuitAu Field de la nuit (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for La nuit des CésarsLa nuit des Césars (TV Series) Himself ( 7 episodes, 1995–2015 )  Less 1995–2015
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  • Primary photo for Enchanted Kingdom 3DEnchanted Kingdom 3D Narrator (French version) (voice)  Less 2014 $25MM
  • Primary photo for Les ailes de Johnny MayLes ailes de Johnny May Narrator  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Rencontres de cinémaRencontres de cinéma (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2008–2014 )  Less 2008–2014
  • Primary photo for La parenthèse inattendueLa parenthèse inattendue (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Les enfants de la téléLes enfants de la télé (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 2000–2014 )  Less 2000–2014
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  • Primary photo for SacrificeSacrifice (TV Mini-series) (2014) ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Cinema 3Cinema 3 (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 3 episodes, 2010–2012 )  Less 2010–2012
  • Primary photo for Africa, Blood & BeautyAfrica, Blood & Beauty Self (voice)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for L'immigration: Aux frontières du droitL'immigration: Aux frontières du droit (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for CinémasCinémas (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for La traversée du miroirLa traversée du miroir (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black PatriotsFor Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots (TV Movie) Self (voice)  Less 2010 $3MM
  • Primary photo for La mandrágoraLa mandrágora (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 2 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Tara, voyage au coeur de la machine climatiqueTara, voyage au coeur de la machine climatique (TV Movie) Récitant / Narrator (voice)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Tenue de soiréeTenue de soirée (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for T'empêches tout le monde de dormirT'empêches tout le monde de dormir (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Caiga quien caigaCaiga quien caiga (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Ceremonia de clausura - 55º festival internacional de cine de San SebastiánCeremonia de clausura - 55º festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Mon plus grand moment de cinémaMon plus grand moment de cinéma (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Le plus grand cabaret du mondeLe plus grand cabaret du monde (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Tout le monde en parleTout le monde en parle (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2001–2005 )  Less 2001–2005
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  • Primary photo for Nuit américaineNuit américaine (TV Special) Self  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Comme au cinémaComme au cinéma (TV Series) Himself (Interview) / Himself ( 6 episodes, 1999–2005 )  Less 1999–2005
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  • Primary photo for On ne peut pas plaire à tout le mondeOn ne peut pas plaire à tout le monde (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2003–2005 )  Less 2003–2005
  • Primary photo for 13 heures le journal13 heures le journal (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Ombre et lumièreOmbre et lumière (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Matrix Reloaded: I'll Handle ThemThe Matrix Reloaded: I'll Handle Them (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Matrix Reloaded: The ExilesThe Matrix Reloaded: The Exiles (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Disappearing of Tuvalu: Trouble in ParadiseThe Disappearing of Tuvalu: Trouble in Paradise Narrator  Less 2004 $50K
  • Primary photo for 20h10 pétantes20h10 pétantes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Campus, le magazine de l'écritCampus, le magazine de l'écrit (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Journey Through 'Timeline'Journey Through 'Timeline' (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Matrix RecalibratedThe Matrix Recalibrated (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Catwoman'The Making of 'Catwoman' (Video) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Matrix Reloaded RevisitedThe Matrix Reloaded Revisited Himself / Merovingian  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for En apartéEn aparté (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Ça se discuteÇa se discute (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Nulle part ailleursNulle part ailleurs (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Mundo VIPMundo VIP (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for 100 films par 100 personnalités100 films par 100 personnalités (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for La nuit des MolièresLa nuit des Molières (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1988–1998 )  Less 1988–1998
  • Primary photo for L'atelier d'Alain ResnaisL'atelier d'Alain Resnais (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Bouillon de cultureBouillon de culture (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1991–1997 )  Less 1991–1997
  • Primary photo for Bas les masquesBas les masques (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Joyeux anniversaire Monsieur TrenetJoyeux anniversaire Monsieur Trenet (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Le cercle de minuitLe cercle de minuit (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for L'encyclopédie audio-visuelleL'encyclopédie audio-visuelle (TV Series) Récitant / Narrator ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
    • Gershwin (Jul 23, 1993) Récitant / Narrator (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Zapper n'est pas jouerZapper n'est pas jouer (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Viva el espectáculoViva el espectáculo (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Champs-ElyséesChamps-Elysées (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 1984–1989 )  Less 1984–1989
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  • Primary photo for Le grand échiquierLe grand échiquier (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The 1988 European Film AwardsThe 1988 European Film Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Le divanLe divan (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Mardi cinémaMardi cinéma (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 1983–1986 )  Less 1983–1986
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  • Primary photo for L'académie des 9L'académie des 9 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for On n'est pas couchéOn n'est pas couché (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Cannes 2006: Crónica de Carlos BoyeroCannes 2006: Crónica de Carlos Boyero (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Matrix: Path of NeoThe Matrix: Path of Neo (Video Game) Merovingian (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for III premios GoyaIII premios Goya (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1989
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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  • * Lambert Wilson was born in Paris and studied acting at the Drama Centre in London.

    A fluent English speaker, he made his feature film debut at the age of twenty-two in Fred Zinnemann’s Five Days One Summer (1981) starring opposite Sean Connery. He went on to work with many of France’s most prestigious auteur directors, playing leads in Andrzej Zulawski’s La Femme Publique, (1983), Véra Belmont’s Rouge Baiser (1984), André Téchiné’s Rendez-vous, (Official Selection at Cannes and winner of the Best Director Award, 1984), Luigi Comencini’s La Storia (1985), Claude Chabrol’s Le Sang des Autres (1987), Philippe de Broca’s Chouans (1987) and Peter Greenaway’s The Belly of an Architect (1987). He starred in his actor/director father Georges Wilson’s feature film debut, La Vouivre (1988), and won the Jean Gabin Award for his performance in Denis Amar’s Winter ‘54, (1989). Further film work includes James Ivory’s Jefferson in Paris (1994) opposite Nick Nolte and Gwyneth Paltrow and John Duigan’s The Leading Man, with Thandie Newton and John Bon Jovi (1996). He has made four films with Alain Resnais: Same Old Song (1997), Not on the Lips, 2003, Private Fears in Public Places, (2006) and You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet (2012) and has worked with Jacques Doillon in Trop (peu) d'amour, (1997), Deborah Warner in The Last September, with Maggie Smith, Fiona Shaw, Jane Birkin and Michael Gambon (1998) and starred in Raùl Ruiz’s Combat d’amour en songe (2000).

    His more recent, English language work includes the Wachowski brothers’ Matrix Reloaded and Matrix Revolutions (2001), Pitof’s Catwoman (2004) with Halle Berry and Sharon Stone, Breck Eisner’s Sahara, (2005), Michael Radford’s Flawless (2006) with Demi Moore and Michael Caine, and Mathieu Kassovitz’s Babylon A.D. (2007) with Vin Diesel and Charlotte Rampling. He has just starred in three international productions, Lulu Wang’s Posthumous with Jack Huston and Britt Marling, Victor Levin’s 5 to 7 with Anton Yelchin, Glenn Close and Frank Langella, and Suite Française, opposite Michelle Williams, Kristin Scott Thomas and Matthias Shoenaerts, all due for release in 2014.

    Highlights from his latter French filmography include: Valérie Lemercier’s Palais Royal! (2004), Xavier Beauvois’ Of Gods and Men, Cannes Official Selection and Winner, Grand Prize of the Jury (2009), Bertrand Tavernier The Princess of Montpensier (2009), Alain Chabat’s Le Marsupilami (2011), Philippe Le Guay’s Cycling with Moliere (2012).

    In the summer of 2013, he played the lead in Eric Lavaine’s Barbecue, opposite Florence Foresti, Franck Dubosc, Guillaume de Tonquédec, Lionel Abelanski, Jérôme Commandeur, Valérie Crouzet, Sophie Duez et Lysiane Meis (2014).

    Lambert Wilson is a Chevalier and Officier des Arts et des Lettres and Chevalier and Officier de l’Ordre National du Merite.
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