Jacques Perrin was a French actor and filmmaker.
He was born on July 13, 1941, in Paris, France to Alexandre Simonet and Marie Perrin.
Perrin was trained as an actor at the Conservatoire National Supérieur d’Art Dramatique.
Perrin starred in several films including Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001). Costa-Gavras’ Z (1969), Family Portrait (1962), The Sleeping Car Murder (1965, Home Sweet Home (1973), Cinema Paradiso (1988), Girl with a Suitcase (1961), et al.
In 1966, he won two Best Actor awards at the Venice Film Festival, for the Italian film Almost a Man and the Spanish film The Search.
In 2015, he became a member of the French Marine Painters and was promoted to Commander as a reserve officer in the French Navy.
In 2016, he received the prestigious Prix du Cinéma René Clair from the French Academy.
Valentine Perrin: Who Is Jacques Perrin’s Wife?
Valentine Perrin is widely known as the wife of actor Jacques Perrin.
Valentine Perrin is a director of photography.
She is known for Honey Boy (2019), The Nice Guys (2016), Beautiful Creatures (2013), Larry Crowne (2011), Armored (2009) and Vacancy (2007).
Valentine and Jacques married on December 1, 1995, and were together until he died on Thursday, April 21, 2022.
The duo had three children; Mathieu Simonet Perrin, Maxence Perrin and Lancelot Perrin.