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Famous TV Actors from France

Updated June 14, 2019 19.4k views672 items

List of famous TV actors from France, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. France has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented French TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from France this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from France then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list features Malik Zidi, J. B. Blanc and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best French TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from France?"

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of France in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented French actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.
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    Kathie Lee Gifford

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    Adrien Théaux

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    Christopher Reeve

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    Gérard Depardieu

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    Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu (French: [ʒeʁaʁ ɡzavje maʁsɛl dəpaʁdjø] (listen); born 27...  more

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    Rene Auberjonois

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    Maggie Q

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    Alexa Davalos

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    Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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    Sophia Loren

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    Omar Sharif

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    Odette Annable

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    Vanessa Marcil

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    Max von Sydow

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    Triple H

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    John Larroquette

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    Brandon Routh

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    Marion Cotillard

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    Marion Cotillard (French: [maʁjɔ̃ kɔtijaʁ] (listen); born 30 September 1975) is a French...  more

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    Catherine Fabienne Dorléac, known professionally as Catherine Deneuve (French: [katʁin dənœv],...  more

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    Christopher Meloni

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    Louis de Funès

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    Louis Germain David de Funès de Galarza (French pronunciation: ​[lwi də fy.nɛs]; 31 July 1914...  more
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    Vittorio De Sica

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    Vittorio De Sica (Italian pronunciation: [vitˈtɔːrjo de ˈsiːka]; 7 July 1901 – 13 November...  more