Dominique Pinon

Actor | * 03/04/1955 (64) | Saumur, Maine-et-Loire, France
Dominique Pinon (born 4 March 1955) is a French actor. He is known for appearing in films directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, often playing eccentric or grotesque characters. ()

After studying at the Faculty of Arts of Poitiers, Dominique Pinon moved to Paris where he enrolled at the Cours Simon acting school. His introducing appearance in cinema took place in 1981 in the movie Diva by Jean-Jacques Beineix. Pinon is considered to be a theatre actor in first place, with constant on-stage acting since 1985. Until today, he has appeared in the plays of Gildas Bourdet, Jorge Lavelli, Valère Novarina and numerous others. His career in cinema, counting more than 80 movies to-date, shows a strong collaboration with director Jean-Pierre Jeunet. Amongst these 8 movies dating from between 1990 and 2013, it is most notably his appearances in Delicatessen (1991), Alien Resurrection (1997) and Amélie (2001) which made him become known to the broader public outside of France. Pinon also had numerous appearences on French TV, both in movies as well as in series. His most recent international appearance on TV is that of the character Master Raymond in the second season of the award-winning TV series Outlander. He received the Molière theatre award for Best Actor in 2004 and was awarded the title of Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres in 2014.

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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Officier Des Arts Et Des Lettres‎

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Movies with Dominique Pinon as Actor(77)

as French Restaurant Manager2019 I Love My Mum
as Pichon2019 Spread Your Wings
as Lucien2019 Cyrano, My Love
as Magazine Editor2017 Somewhere Beautiful
as Basile Matrin2017 La DorMeuse Duval
as Noël2017 Vive la crise !
as Raymond2017 Based on a True Story
as (voice)2017 Two Snails Set Off
as Michel2016 Max & Leon
as Fernand Leger2015 The Price of Desire
as Serge2015 A Love You
as Monsieur Lefebvre2014 My Old Lady
as L'inspecteur Lamentin2012 The Orphan Plus Minus an Arm
as Colonel Otto Strudel2012 La guerre du Royal Palace
as Homme caravane2011 Holidays by the Sea
as Gobert2011 Crédit pour tous
as Maurice Lemoine2010 What War May Bring
as Narrator2010 Specky Four-Eyes
as Gildas2009 Humans
as Fracasse2009 Micmacs
as Frank2008 The Oxford Murders
as César2008 Dante 01
as Toni2007 Midsummer Madness
as Pascal Rossignol2007 Moon in a Bottle
as Pierre Laclos2007 Crossed Tracks
as Stef2006 Dikkenek
as Detective Ringwald2006 When Evil Calls
as Oncle Goran2005 Your Name is Justine
as Le clochard2004 Ne quittez pas!
as Charlie Jackson2004 Darkhunters
as Sylvain2004 A Very Long Engagement
as Detective Weiss2004 Hellbreeder
as His Excellency's Fop2004 The Bridge of San Luis Rey
as le lieutenant2003 At Home with the Rozes
as Robert2001 Beautiful Memories
as Joseph2001 Amélie
as Armani2000 Sabotage!!
as Pilot2000 Der Pilot
as Dom Vriess1997 Alien Resurrection
as Le brigadier Morel1996 A Saturday on Earth
as Scaphandrier / Les Clones1995 The City of Lost Children
1994 KO Kid
as Angel1993 La cavale des fous
as Eugène Blouzette1992 Août
as Louison1991 Delicatessen
as Dominique1991 25 décembre 58, 10h36
as Bruno1991 Les arcandiers
as Napoléon III1990 1871
as Drouet1989 The French Revolution
as Wino1988 Frantic
as Gato1987 Devil's Paradise
as Pierre1986 Zina
as Un villageois1985 Partir, revenir
1984 Nemo
as Salesman/Guide1983 Ghost Dance
as Daniel Verlot1982 Tir groupé
as Le curé1981 Diva

TV Shows/Series with Dominique Pinon as Actor(4)

as Jean-Pierre Marchand2015 Cassandre
as Master Raymond2014 Outlander
as Jean-Pierre2002 Caméra Café
as Niklaus Lauretz1985 Via Mala

Full Name: Dominique Pinon
Citizenship: France
Born: Friday, 03/04 1955 (March) in Saumur (current age: 64 years + 359 days)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Languages: French (FR, native language)
Educated at: Cours Simon, University of Poitiers
Dominique Pinon frequently works together with these people:
Jean-Pierre Jeunet (19x, Crew)
Marc Caro (13x, Crew)
Ken McMullen (10x, Crew)
Hervé Schneid (10x, Crew)
Johannes Roberts (8x, Crew)
Rufus (7x, Actor)
Alexis Michalik (6x, Actor)
Aline Bonetto (6x, Crew)
Anne Kenney (3x, Crew)
Ira Steven Behr (3x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2879, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 02/24/2020