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Lambert Wilson

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The Matrix Reloaded (2003) | Catwoman (2004) | Matrix Revolutions (2003)
2 wins & 10 nominations More »
Aug 3, 1958 (age 59)
6' 2" (1.88m)

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    • Henry V (Oct 11, 2013) Charles, King of France  Less
  • Primary photo for ManipulationsManipulations (TV Movie) Franck Barrot  Less 2012
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  • 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
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  • 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 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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  • 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
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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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